VP, Strategic Project and Process Development, COO, CBG &WM

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
  • 22 Sep 17

VP, Strategic Project and Process Development, COO, CBG &WM

DBS. Living, Breathing Asia.

DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia, with over 280 branches across 18 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS has a growing presence in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's capital position, as well as "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings, is among the highest in Asia-Pacific. DBS has been recognised for its leadership in the region, having been named "Asia's Best Bank" by The Banker, a member of the Financial Times group, and "Best Bank in Asia-Pacific" by Global Finance. The bank has also been named "Safest Bank in Asia" by Global Finance for eight consecutive years from 2009 to 2016.


  • Coordinate new business initiatives, process enhancement, regulatory compliance projects (e.g. Suitability Obligation) and Stock Exchange related projects (e.g. Shenzhen HK Stock Connect) and manage the required NPA (New Product Approval)
  • Ensure proper approval for new Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) or necessary changes of existing SOPs in involved teams about new projects and service enhancements
  • Ensure proper/sufficient UAT and regression test before any system/procedural changes in production
  • Assist with post-implementation monitoring activities to assess the adherence to conditional terms, project conditions, within the NPA arena.
  • Participate in other initiatives, projects or process changes as required by Vickers HK, Vickers Group or DBS Group.
  • Manage external vendor contracts in terms of SLA (service level agreement) and cost control. Setup new Service Level Agreement (SLA) with IT and Operations and review/monitor existing SLAs.
  • Overall planning and monitoring of end-to-end stock order processing capacity and market info usage
  • Incident Management and end-to-end BCP (Business Continuity Plan)
  • Degree holder in Finance, Economics, Accounting or other related disciplines
  • Minimum 8 years of relevant experience in project management, preferably minimum 5 years experience in stock trading industry
  • Good understanding of business processes in brokerage houses or financial institutions
  • Familiar with regulations applicable to brokerage and risk management principles
  • Conversant to industry best practices and able to concurrently manage a broad portfolio of tasks
  • Self-motivated, with ability to build rapport with other stakeholders and partners
  • Strong problem-solving, analytical skills and communication skills with good command of written and spoken English
  • Proficient in Excel and PowerPoint

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