Head of Digital
Salary SGD260000 - SGD300000 per annum + Attractive Package
Consultant Valerie Corera (R1332085)
Date posted 14 August 20192019-08-14 2019-10-13 financial-services singapore SG SGD 260000 300000 300000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.sg https://www.robertwalters.com.sg/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
A leading asset management firm with strong global footprints is recruiting a Head of Digital, Insights and Technology Innovation for APAC.
About the Head of Digital, Insights and Technology Innovation Role:
You will manage and have an oversight of all technology engagements and IT delivery/service management on robotics and automation programmes globally, led from Singapore. You will also drive the internal and external chatbot conversational experience programme change and work collaboratively with your regional/global delivery teams on the effective delivery of business digitalisation and datafication requirements across Asia Pacific.
As the Head of Digital, Insights and Technology Innovation for APAC, you will be part of the APAC IT senior management team based in Singapore.
You will collaborate with the global digital enablement practice in driving regional awareness and adoption of emerging technologies, including financial messaging platforms (QWILL, Symphony), block chain initiatives, AI, ML data analytical tools (including tableau) across our business interests in APAC.
- Day-to-day line management of the conversational experiences chatbot team and associated pipeline of change
- Day-to-day business engagement and oversight of the regional client-facing chatbot product and the Asia Pacific rollout
- Supporting strategy and innovation practices to seamlessly bring digital transformation initiatives into delivery and achieve outcomes set by the business
- Day-to-day engagement with regional stakeholders across all lines of business with respect to emerging digital trends/emergent technologies
- Building relations and partnering internally across a broad range of business groups to ensure APAC requirements are clearly articulated and integrated into global/regional product back logs
- Improving awareness and driving business adoption of emerging tools that add value and improve both internal and external client centricity
- Champion global IT, regional and local IT collaboration and mutual delivery cooperation within IT and across business change domains
- Ensure effective communications across the Asia Pacific business and IT delivery teams throughout Asia Pacific and into the global IT and change organisation
- Provide input and direction to the global digital IT strategy and ensure the Asia Pacific requirements for the respective regional business functions are fully represented
- Own regionally-lead initiatives and drive delivery of IT change from inception to implementation
- Facilitate global project delivery through the local team
- Manage executive regional stakeholder engagement across the APAC business lines and strategy, and innovation practices
- Understand the global, regional and any local IT ecosystem that (potentially) impacts the wider digital technology operating model
- At least 10 years of relevant digitalisation, robotics and automation experience within financial services or consulting background
- Ability to lead, influence and set the direction for the team
- Ability to communicate to your team members and business stakeholders on the changes and deliverables
- Ability to motivate your team to work towards the project deliverables
- Ability to represent and promote the firm as a digital first brand
If you would like to join an organisation that is at the forefront of technology and innovation, apply today or ring me for a private discussion.
Robert Walters (Singapore) Pte Ltd
ROC No.: 199706961E | EA Licence No.: 03C5451
EA Registration No.: R1332085 Valerie Corera