Job summary - We are a financial services firm with regional presence. Currently we are looking for a COO for the Singapore asset management business. Ideal candidate should have experience in setting up & managing the back/mid office for an asset management firm (eg. fund setup, client onboarding, systems, settlements, reconciliations, liaising with service providers). Candidate should also be familiar with compliance & risk management matters. Preferably with at least 10 years of relevant experience, and multi-asset class background. Must be willing to be hands-on, multi-task and detail-oriented.
Job description - Set up asset management department’s back/mid office infrastructure. This includes refining existing & also implementing new process & procedures (for compliance, risk management, operations). Handle any existing mid/back office work flow. Liaise & collaborate with regional colleagues (eg. asset management, compliance, legal, risk management). Support Singapore office’s compliance, risk management, operations & administration. Experience with HF operations flow and operational due diligence for funds will be added advantage.