VP - Operations, Middle Office

Job Title: VP - Operations, Middle Office
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: 01_280319
Contact Name: Sophie Chen
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 28, 2019 11:29

Job Description

Role Description:

You will serve as a senior leader for the Operations department. Leading a lean team you will be required to share your subject matter expertise on transaction banking especially from a controls perspective. Your role is vital to ensure the strategic objectives of the company are met within the agreed risk appetite constraints.


  • Efficient execution of transactional services to our customers through cooperation with frontline teams and internal functions in Global Transaction Banking
  • Control point to ensure all bank and regulatory requirements and objectives are fulfilled during pre-transaction validation and post-transaction monitoring
  • Focus on transaction processing/execution, facilitating enquiries and servicing clients’ requests, product development & maintenance, and reporting
  • Lead the Middle Office and Operations functions for timely execution of tasks assigned and effective control on operational risks
  • Active involvement in transaction procedure design and process optimization


  • University degree in finance related disciplines
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in the banking industry with exposure to trade finance or related control/operations functions with prior experience in leading teams
  • Good self-motivation with the ability to work independently and under pressure
  • Excellent Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good language skill in written English and Chinese