Senior Manager, Innovation and Transformation

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley Singapore
  • 15 Aug 18 2018-08-15

Senior Manager, Innovation and Transformation

Senior Manager (Innovation and Transformation)

On behalf of an international bank, we have an exciting new opportunity to lead and drive Innovation and Transformation in Operations. It is essential that the incumbent has a strong interest and experience in idea formation, customer hypothesis testing, analytics and solving business problems. The role would require ability to challenge, lead and manage the innovation and transformation agenda

Responsibilities

  • Conceptualize the strategic roadmap for the function considering the evolving industry trends and business models with an out of the box thinking process
  • To create industry insights through provider and industry forums for the larger team and identify opportunities solving key Operations related problem statements aligned to the strategic roadmap
  • Identifying and working with the right strategic partners with focus on ideation / creative thinking / visualisation / prototyping. This would be including being the single point of contact with ventures and the accelerators both internally and externally
  • Contribute to culture of innovation by leading the creation and maintenance of processes, assets and skills that helps Ops to develop new, innovative propositions
  • Commercial: seizing the right opportunity, business case creation and validation
  • Contributes to the delivery of change incubation, anticipating and assessing organisational needs, and co-developing implementation plans
  • Programme management: Ability to lead discrete pieces of work, creating and managing virtual teams, planning, driving progressive activity, managing stakeholders, and taking full accountability for the final result
  • Plays a key role in ensuring projects (change initiatives) meet business, schedule, and budget objectives

Requirements
  • Degree or higher in finance, economics, financial engineering, science, or other technology related fields
  • Excellent research, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to conceptualise and systematically work through projects in accordance with a structured methodology
  • Passion for transformation using evolving technology, challenging the status quo.
  • Innovative and creative
  • Experience in the fintech & Operational process will be an added advantage
  • Well versed in SAS, SQL, MS Excel & PowerPoint skills
  • Strong leadership qualities, communication, and management skills
  • Ability to act as a project "driver", facilitating the achievement of required tasks
  • Ability to work with cross functional & cross cultural teams
  • Results orientated with strong attention to detail
  • Confident self-motivated person with a high level of drive, dedication, and pride in their work
  • Flexibility and the ability to operate at pace in order to meet deadlines

If you are interested in this position, please apply today or email Brandon Ng at brandonng@morganmckinley.com.sg

Morgan McKinley Pte Ltd

EA Licence No: 11C5502

Registration No: R1874753

Registration Name: Ng Guan Hao, Brandon