VP, Technology Project Manager, Consumer Banking Tech, Technology and Operations

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • DBS Bank Limited
  • 23 Jun 17

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Business Function

Group Technology and Operations (T&O) enables and empowers the bank with an efficient, nimble and resilient infrastructure through a strategic focus on productivity, quality & control, technology, people capability and innovation. In Group T&O, we manage the majority of the Bank's operational processes and inspire to delight our business partners through our multiple banking delivery channels.

We are seeking an experienced senior project manager within Consumer Banking Group Technology. The role is responsible for end to end delivery of projects to an agreed cost, scope and schedule.

Responsibilities

  • Deliver projects for the minimum cost to an agreed scope and schedule with an acceptable risk profile, and aligned with appropriate change frameworks while maintaining quality and stability of underlying systems
  • Own the finances, ensure that all financial metrics for the project are correct, and take an active part in maintaining a transparent and correct financial position for the project
  • Drive a commercial ethos for the project by focusing on costs and actively seeking to introduce costs savings
  • Manage all activities end-to-end to deliver the project (from scoping to implementation) to agreed parameters
  • Actively work with and manage a wide range of stakeholders in the business, technology and where required outside the bank, to deliver the project to agreed parameters
  • Actively manage project conflicts, dependencies, changes to scope, cost or schedule, risks and issues, and ensure plans are in place to mitigate them with urgency, and communicate these to relevant stakeholders in a timely manner
  • Deal with all project related escalations, and seek input and assistance from appropriate channels to resolve these in a timely manner
  • Make or facilitate the making of decisions in a timely manner
  • Actively monitor and report progress to all stakeholders in a timely manner by using a variety of formal and informal communication channels
  • Ensure that project documentation and artefacts are current, relevant and correct


Requirements

  • Proven track record of delivering projects to agreed project parameters, preferably within financial services organisations
  • Proven capability of leading teams across sites and geographies
  • Proven experience of working with business and technology stakeholders across all levels to achieve successful outcomes
  • Experience of Equities, Wealth or Cards businesses is advantageous
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills, with attention to details
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work across organizational boundaries, leverage networks and drive project to successful completion
  • High level of drive, integrity, persistence, edge, can-do attitude, pro-activeness and maturity
  • Ability to influence, negotiate, lead and work as a team player to deliver


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We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.