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Operations Manager

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Operations Manager at a fast-growing securities broker in Singapore.

This role offers the chance to report directly to the Head of Operations and become an integral part of a dynamic team. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in strategic development, implement new systems, products, and services, and offer guidance to junior staff. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious professional looking to take the next step in their career.

What you'll do:

As an Operations Manager, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the smooth running of our client's operations. You will be responsible for monitoring the team to ensure accurate and timely settlement of trades. Your role will also involve carrying out end-to-end Corporate Actions and transaction operations for various financial instruments. You will be tasked with identifying trade breaks and performing reconciliations while also reviewing operational processes with a view towards automation/digitilisation. Furthermore, you will have the opportunity to contribute to the strategic development and implementation of new systems, products, and services.

  • Monitor the team to ensure trades are settled accurately and in a timely manner
  • Carry out end-to-end Corporate Actions and transaction operations for equities, mutual funds, and options
  • Perform daily reconciliation of securities positions and holdings
  • Identify trade breaks and perform reconciliations, resolving any discrepancies
  • Review operations processes, recommending potential automation/digitilisation
  • Participate in the strategic development and implementation of new systems, products, and services

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Operations Manager role will bring a wealth of experience from the Banking & Financial Services industry. You should hold a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline and have at least four years of relevant experience including one year of people management experience. Strong interpersonal skills are essential as you will need to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and meticulously. Fluency in English and Mandarin is required as you will be communicating with Mandarin-speaking counterparts regionally. Experience managing a team within a fast-paced, dynamic environment will be highly advantageous.

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline
  • At least four years of relevant experience within the Banking & Financial Services industry with one year of people management experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and meticulously
  • Fluency in English and Mandarin to communicate with Mandarin-speaking counterparts regionally
  • Experience managing a team within a fast-paced, dynamic environment

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a rapidly-developing online broker with a wide global presence. Having established its Singapore office as their regional hub, they now set their sights on expansion throughout APAC. This is an exciting time to join the company and become an integral part of their operations as they grow. Excellent career progression opportunities await the successful applicant.

What's next:

If you are a driven and determined professional, ready to take the next step in your career, this Operations Manager role is for you.

Apply today by clicking on the link!

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted. Robert Walters (Singapore) Pte Ltd ROC No.: 199706961E | EA Licence No.: 03C5451 EA Registration No.: R23112283 Jack Drabwell

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Banking & Financial Services

Focus: Operations

Industry: Financial Services

Salary: SGD72000 - SGD96000 per annum

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Mid Management

Language: English - Professional Working

Location: Singapore River

Job Reference: CFQQJE-28DAE543

Date posted: 28 May 2024

Consultant: Jack Drabwell (R23112283)

Phone number: +65 6228 5382

jack.drabwell@robertwalters.com.sg

Jack Drabwell (R23112283)

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