* Transformation Portfolio Director, ED Asia Lead *

  • Excellent Remuneration
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pinpoint Asia Limited
  • 11 Dec 17 2017-12-11

Our client, a leading global financial institution, is looking for a regional Transformation Portfolio Director with proven programme management experience in a regional prospective. Selected candidate will be leading the transformation projects across the APAC region. This role is a high profile senior position with great exposure.


  • Manage the regional technology transformation projects portfolio across various business and technology teams. 
  • Lead the transformation with appropriate frameworks, methods and best practices across the solutions delivery and execution process. 
  • Build Transformation Strategy across a pool of programme resources. Drive projects delivery and work improvements across the APAC region. 
  • Provide technical expertise and business acumen to the APAC region’s internal and external stakeholders. 
  • Manage the project portfolio with a clear visibility and transparency of the delivery progress and financial performance. 
  • Provide direction, consultancy, and support to business and project teams. 
  • Ensure the transformation projects are aligning the corporate strategy results, business transformation goals, cost reduction, efficiency improvement etc. 
  • Oversee program reporting on schedule, budget, scope, quality, risks, issues, team, resource management etc. 
  • Manage and develop a matrix programme team with well defined programme reports. 
  • Establish clear accountabilities and authority for different team members and build a strong culture across the programme team. 


  • University graduate with Masters or Bachelors Degree preferably in Business, Finance, IT or other related disciplines
  • Proven experience in managing and delivering large transformational change programmes in cross functional and geographical spaces. ($8m USD minimum) 
  • Proven experience in multi vendor relationship management. 
  • Proven experience in people management, demonstrate strong leadership capabilities across different geographies and culture 
  • Expert knowledge of complex and multi functional programme management.
  • Good knowledge of all aspects of systems development and SDLC (Agile)
  • Great knowledge of business process and change management. 
  • Strong interpersonal skill with different senior stakeholders.
  • Strong strategic vision and leadership.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Fluency in verbal and written English communications essential.

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Danny Kwan at resume@pinpointasia.com and put Transformation Portfolio Director, ED Asia Lead in the subject header.

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