VP, Strategic/Portfolio Analytics, Data Management Office

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • United Overseas Bank
  • 19 Oct 17

VP, Strategic/Portfolio Analytics, Data Management Office

The Big Data Analytics Group is a newly formed business function that will be leading the transformational build, use, and deployment of the banks next generation analytics capabilities and infrastructure. This exciting role will play a pivotal part as an Analytics Centre of Excellence that will take analytics to the next level through use of latest data and analytics technology currently being deployed. You will work either individually or in project teams to help the organization progress towards a self-service data discovery culture.
This is a unique role where the right candidate will be able to make a significant and visible contribution within a short period of time.

Your responsibilities:
• Support group wide business units locally and across borders in developing data analytics solutions and roadmaps
• Manage, build and deliver analytical solutions including analytical deep-dives and dashboards to help businesses leverage their internal data assets for strategic decision making
• Provide consultative support to stakeholders and senior management in understanding data trends, patterns and insights on our customers and business operations
• Support portfolio management with in-depth analysis of key segments and business drivers
• Analyse data for portfolio managers to assist in the formulation of recommendations to deliver results against profitability and growth targets
• Support the Enterprise Data Architecture and Governance Program and Big Data Program to develop the Analytics Capabilities and drive the Change Management agenda for the group
• Drive innovation initiatives under the business leadership team's guidance and directives

Job requirements:
• Degree in analytical or mathematic disciplines (e.g. Finance, Statistics, Commerce, Accounting, Business or a related discipline). Post graduate qualifications such as MBA or CFA will be a plus
• 8 - 10 years working experience in Analytics or Business Intelligence functions
• Strong analytical skills in developing and interpreting statistically driven reports
• Intermediate to advanced level skills in excel, SQL and SAS or other statistical analysis program is required
• Experience working in Financial Services / Banking Consulting or related sectors a plus
• Experience in Data Warehousing and Big Data ecosystem is required, with Data Modelling with experience a strong plus
• Knowledge of tableau, Power BI and/or Qlik is a big plus
• Experience with preparing portfolio analysis reports such as trend and performance analysis
• Knowing various investment types, such as mutual funds, stocks and bonds
• Good written and verbal communication skills and demonstrated success presenting in a clear and compelling manner to cross-functional stakeholders that persuades action
• Have an understanding of project management and business processes to help drive organizational results
• Ability to work and thrive in a dynamic, team-oriented environment