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Senior Manager - Finance Transformation

Job Title: Senior Manager - Finance Transformation
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Industry:
Salary: Attractive
Reference: AIUE-51083
Contact Name: Mark Ellwood
Contact Email: mark.ellwood@ellwoodconsulting.com.sg
Job Published: December 10, 2018 14:02

Job Description

About our client

Our client helps transform leading organizations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of their capabilities and client engagements and the way they collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. 

 

About the role

The Financial Services Operating Group of our client serves the largest financial services companies from the banking, insurance and capital market sectors. They help their clients to achieve high performance to deliver quality products at low cost, enabling market differentiation through digitalization and back-office automation. 

 

Working closely with their clients, Consulting professionals design, build and implement strategies that can help enhance business performance. They develop specialized expertise - strategic, industry, functional, technical - in a diverse project environment that offers multiple opportunities for career growth. While the specific type of consulting work they do can vary, it generally aligns to management consulting, systems integration consulting or technology consulting. 

 

The Management Consulting Senior Manager – Finance Transformation would assist in the implementation of Finance Transformation in Banking and Insurance covering general ledger, subledgers, planning and consolidation

 

Your responsibilities

Engagement Management

  • Manage project work or selected work streams in Finance Transformation service line.

  • Supervise a project team in all aspect of the Transformation delivery.

  • Assist clients throughout the full lifecycle of project implementation, integration business process redesign, communication and training, etc.

  • Work with client's business units, including Risk Management, IT, Internal Audit, Legal, Strategic Planning, Risk Analytics and Finance to gain thorough understanding of the  finance processes.

  • Identify, define and document complex business specifications for Finance platforms and procedures.

 

Business Development

  • Maintain contact with client management, assume leadership role in pursuit teams, and participate in all aspects of the proposal development process.

 

Domain Development

  • Lead/ assist in the development of new intellectual capital for the Finance Transformation practice, conduct leading edge research on white papers, support development of marketing collateral, and assist in publishing articles in industry periodicals.

 

People Development

  • Perform role of counselor and coach, actively participate in staff recruitment and retention activities and actively participate in building a practice and training in the firm’s Finance Transformation service line.

 

You will have

  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience.

  • Implementation of Finance Transformation in Banking and Insurance covering general ledger, subledgers, planning and consolidation.

  • Knowledge of the market practices around Financial accounting (ex: multi-currency, ledger management).

  • Experience in leading Finance Transformation projects with SAP (ideally) or Oracle.

  • Knowledge of Bank and/or insurance application architectures.

  • Data management.

  • System implementation.

  • Core Finance technology review and target operating model design.

  • Banking and/ or private banking, wealth management experience in matured financial markets

  • Good understanding of ASEAN culture and markets.

  • Analytics background is a plus.