Job Description Morgan McKinley is working in partnership with a regional Wholesale Bank with strong footprints and relationship in the APAC region.
The Singapore team is looking for a senior leader to join their Markets Operations department. You will be expected to lead and manage the regional settlements and confirmations team across key product offerings of Prime Services, FX, Fixed Income and Equities.
Role and Responsibilities
Ensure operational efficiency of the Settlement & Clearing and Confirmation teams
Management of risk inherent in the day-to-day operations of the Settlement & Clearing and Confirmation teams
Planning, organizing and preparing for project type activities that require other than established procedures and implementing required changes to related processes and systems
Managing and developing staff to ensure a high level of productivity and high calibre employee
Ensuring service levels meet customer needs in a manner consistent with bank’s standards
Thinking strategically and acting as a change agent; driving/contributing to operational changes
Knowledge of Securities/Equities Operations, especially the procedures, products and functions relative to Global Settlements & Clearing
Knowledge in securities industry procedures and conventions over various key countries in Asia Pacific region, including payment procedures and deadlines
Strong management skills which include diplomacy and sound human relations skills required for the management of staff and to foster efficient interaction with management staff of other departments and customers
Ability to effectively delegate, team building, and provide coaching and feedback
Sound appreciation of the risks inherent in the Global area, e.g. settlement/clearing risk, foreign exchange risk, interest rate risk and payment risk.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong organizational and analytical skills
Adaptability to manage in a rapidly changing environment regarding policies, procedures, automated systems and client needs
If you are interested in the role and would like to discuss the opportunity further, please click apply now or email Hagen at for more information.
Only shortlisted candidates will be responded to, therefore if you do not receive a response within 14 days please accept this as notification that you have not been shortlisted.