VP, Data Management

  • Attractive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • GIC Private Limited
  • 15 Aug 17

Investment Services Public Markets Investment Services Public Markets, or ISPM, is an integrated team that provides investment service support for public market investment activities strategically and tactically. The team is responsible for business management functions for all public market investment strategy groups, as well as GIC’s global trade operations, custody control and asset servicing such as income entitlements, mergers and acquisitions and other corporate events of our underlying investments, futures and derivative operations, collateral management, pricing and rates, market data and rebalancing operations.

Responsibilities

•  Apply forward thinking and a strategic mindset in assessing the data landscape, building and executing strategies to innovate and transform GIC’s data management capability
•  Act as Subject Matter Expert to provide support and consultancy to business units in their usage of data and design of data solutions that add value
•  Provide leadership to a team responsible for data management activities, including the investigation and follow-up on data related problems, exceptions and data quality issues
•  Manage escalations from BAU activities and provide guidance in evaluating business requests for data and operational readiness assessment on new products and/or new market
•  Identifying and implementing process improvements and initiatives to drive efficiency and effectiveness and enhance business capabilities and performance
 
Requirements

•  A good university degree with minimum 7 years of relevant working experience in the fund management, banking or data management industry
•  Strong knowledge of financial instruments and markets
•  Natural curiosity in monitoring data and analytics related market trends
•  Driven to capitalize on opportunities to advance departmental capabilities by leveraging market developments and new technologies
•  Strong leadership capability, with demonstrated track record of coaching a team towards performance excellence
•  Excellent interpersonal and communication skills