Vice President, APAC Exchange Traded Derivative Operations

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
  • 17 Oct 18

Vice President, APAC Exchange Traded Derivative Operations

About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

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Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region's leading financial services companies.

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Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.

Position Description

As part of the APAC Exchange Traded Derivative (ETD) Operations team, the candidate will help coordinate strong risk management routines and issue management activities across the ETD Operations space and help to provide visibility into regional issues and remediation to regional and global stakeholders through prompt and appropriate management reporting.

Provides technical and analytical support in a global markets operations function for one or more operations product areas. Responsible for the analysis and resolution of complex operations problems and initiatives requiring exceptional handling and/or coordination of multiple operational and/or product specialists to resolve. May manage projects and/or the introduction of new initiatives, systems, products/services and processes, coordinating necessary expertise across multiple operations functions and/or products. As a technical expert, may also function as an informal team lead, providing work direction and technical guidance to less experienced employees in resolving complex transactions and operational problems. Requires extensive experience in an operations support function with thorough working knowledge of fundamental business structure and operational aspects for specific transactions and products. As a technical expert, will consult on a wide variety of topics across functional and business support lines.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to ETD LOB on issue escalation and lodgment into various control management system
  • Monitor and track issues to closure. Independent review of evidences provided for remediation steps.
  • Manage Audit Issues, Control Enhancement, Operational Events
  • Work closely with internal stakeholders for issue resolution
  • Drive control reviews / BAU change requirements

Key Requirements:
  • ETD operations and/ or technical background
  • Good analytical and communication skills
  • Ability to liaise with all levels of the firm and people with different experiences and backgrounds.
  • Strong excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Self-motivated and able to work unsupervised.

Posting Date: 03/10/2018
- Singapore

Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40