Asset Management - Application and System Manager (AVP)

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • ICBC International Holdings Limited
  • 12 Feb 18 2018-02-12

We are currently seeking an experienced and responsible Application and System Manager (Assistant Vice President) to join the Asset Management Division here at ICBC International.

Job Duties:

  • Manage IT projects and systems for the front to back functions of asset management, including portfolio management, order execution, middle office, performance measurement, risk monitoring etc;
  • Monitor status and provide progress report for IT projects to ensure they are delivered on time and within budget;
  • Coordinate and work closely with system vendors to ensure IT projects are delivered as planned in terms of scope and resources;
  • Act as the single point of contact and coordinate with different parties, both internal and external, to drive system enhancements and to resolve system issues;
  • Liaise with market data and index providers to cater for data requirements from business users and integrate the data into the systems;
  • Recommend tactical solutions and strategic plans for system issues and improvements;
  • Provide support for data extraction and reporting requested from business users and prepare system manuals and user guides;
  • Coordinate with business users for system testing and implementation;
  • Monitor and oversee the service performance of system vendors;
  • Handle system and data maintenance for user administration and control, market and index data subscription etc.

 

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor Degree or above in Information System, Computer Science, Business Administration and other relevant qualifications;
  • Relevant working experience in Asset Management;
  • 8-10 years’ relevant experience in business analysis / system analysis / project implementation / project management;
  • Knowledge of asset management and mutual fund business ;
  • Able to work effective with internal departments e.g. IT, Compliance, Risk Management etc and external counterparties e.g. system vendors, market data providers etc to complete tasks and resolve problems;
  • Familiar with Front to Back processes and workflow of Asset Management;
  • Experience in working directly with vendors for system implementations;
  • Experience in the following systems and software: Imagine, TradeSmart, MarketAxess , Charles River, Bloomberg, MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access);
  • Knowledge on VBA and macro programming is an advantage;
  • Strong project management skills, experience in project management tools and testing procedures;
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and presentation skills;
  • Excellent command of both written and spoken English, Cantonese and Mandarin.