SVP, Delivery Lead- Legal, Compliance and Secretariat

Job Title: SVP, Delivery Lead- Legal, Compliance and Secretariat
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: Negotiable
Contact Name: Shashi Natrajan
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 30, 2017 18:53

Job Description

About our client
A Leading Bank 


About the role

  • Engage Compliance heads to formulate strategic goals and define plans to achieve them.
  • Manages projects to achieve business goals or objectives and high client satisfaction.
  • Participates in planning for implementation of solutions, including defining requirements, proof of concepts etc.
  • Works directly with client base to understand processes and strategies and when to leverage technology and scope work in order to achieve desired business results.
  • Manages the agile delivery of business results involving complex and interconnected processes and/ or technologies and one or more business partners and/or vendors/implementation partners.
  • Prioritizes multiple projects / run scrum of scrums; ensures that projects meet specified time lines and deliver expected requirements and results on time and in alignment with stakeholders.
  • Requires minimal direction in handling challenging or complex situations


You will have

  • Qualified professional with a University degree or equivalent, degree in Computer Science will be an added advantage.
  • Around 15+ years’ experience in financial services industry, managing Compliance and Fraud applications in organization.
  • Must have good knowledge of various AML/KYC/Fraud processes and solutions including future trends.
  • Must have experience in running business led agile projects / programs in various roles.
  • Ability to manage vendor relationship including vendor cost and KPI management, and ability to manage the budget for the department is essential.
  • Good knowledge of Compliance applications including various underlying models on detections etc.
  • Experience in Java/J2EE/Hadoop/PCF & Analytics platforms. Knowledge of AI/MLM engines would be strongly desirable.
  • Prior experience partnering with the business to manage applications delivery.
  • Must be analytical, solution oriented, and able to propose and follow through both transformational and incremental changes.
  • Ability to influence others to work towards common goal. Must be a self –starter.
  • Must be able to provide guidance to team members and able to drive their career progressions.
  • Strong communication skills, ability to communicate effectively & persuasively at all levels, and both internally and externally. Concise and precise communication style is essential.