Vice President - Operations, Middle Office

  • 150K to 180K plus variable bonus
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Aquis Search , EA Licence No: 16S8125
  • 19 Apr 19

International Bank looking for a hands on professional to lead their Middle Office Operations.

VP - Operations, Middle Office

Role Description:

You will serve as a Senior Leader for the Operations Department. Leading a lean team you will be required to share your subject matter expertise on Transaction Banking especially from a Controls perspective.  Your role is vital to ensure the strategic objectives of the company are met within the agreed risk appetite constraints.


  • Efficient execution of transactional services to our customers through cooperation with frontline teams and internal functions in Global Transaction Banking.
  • Control point to ensure all bank and regulatory requirements and objectives are fulfilled during pre-transaction validation and post-transaction monitoring.
  • Focus on transaction processing/execution, facilitating enquiries and servicing clients’ requests, product development & maintenance, and reporting. 
  • Lead the Middle Office and Operations functions for timely execution of tasks assigned and effective control on operational risks
  • Active involvement in transaction procedure design and process optimization.


  • University degree in finance related disciplines
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in banking industry with exposure to trade finance or related control / operations functions with prior experience in leading teams
  • Good self-motivation with ability to work independently and under pressure
  • Excellent Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good language skill in written English and Chinese