VP, Execution Ops and Trade Management

Job Title: VP, Execution Ops and Trade Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: YQ/EXOPSTM/180
Contact Name: YQ Tan
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2019 14:39

Job Description

  • Prestigious Investment Management Organisation
  • Leadership role
  • Excellent compensation package

Space Executive is partnering with a prestigious investment management client in hiring a Vice President to provide mid office investment execution and trade management services across a broad spectrum of listed and OTC investments in the global markets. The candidate will have dual roles in Execution Operations and Trade Management & Asset Servicing with responsibilities in the front, mid and back offices.

Key Responsibilities

  • Managing investment execution and trade operations globally.
  • Closing and settlement of privately negotiated transactions and cornerstone investments.
  • Ensuring operational readiness for investments into new instruments and markets
  • Managing global strategic partnership relationships with the market and industry networks such as custodians and counterparties
  • Identifying operational risk areas and review/implement/monitor control mechanisms for equity/fixed income front, mid, and back processes
  • Driving transformation project for the public securities operating model and the adoption of market utilities and technology to drive straight through processing for investment execution, to deliver a future-ready front mid back operating model for public securities. 
  • Keeping abreast of market developments, regulatory reforms and best practices.
  • Provide thought leadership within the department and participate in thematic studies/projects both within and across departments

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree and at least 12 years relevant experience preferred
  • Good knowledge of financial products and markets; equity and fixed income would be a plus
  • Highly motivated with excellent analytical ability
  • Projects / change experience, ie. an ability to solution as well as influence
  • Self-starter with learning agility
  • Driven to capitalize on opportunities to leverage market utilities, services and technologies to advance departmental capabilities
  • Strong leadership capability, with demonstrated track record of coaching a team towards performance excellence
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

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