United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)

VP, Financial Accounting and Financial reporting, Financial Information Management, Group Finance

United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB) | Date Posted: 7-Jul-2018
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'N' Levels / 'O' Levels, ITE/ NITEC/ Higher NITEC, 'A' Levels, Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

Functional area: Group Finance & Corporate Services
Employment type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent

Job responsibilities:
 
As part of Financial Information Management team within Group Finance, your key responsibilities include:
 
  • Understand the technology and operational needs of Financial Accounting and Financial reporting functions in the Bank
 
  • Work with Finance users in gathering and analyze user requirement, identify opportunities for improvement and articulate business requirements into functional requirement for functional design document    
 
  • Be a liaison person with Technology team providing end to end solutions that ensure users’ needs are optimally met
 
  • Perform impact assessment, review functional design against business requirement and ensure robustness of system design
 
  • Conduct User Acceptance Test and arrange with vendor (where relevant) to prepare necessary test environment and support functional testing
 
  • Execute project implementation including meeting project key milestones, timeline and proactively manage and resolve issues  
 
  • Review and support post implementation issues coming out from project implementation and come up with areas of improvement for delivery
 
Job requirements:
 
  • Degree in Accounting / Finance / Business or its equivalent professional certificates preferred
 
  • At least 10 years working experience in project management and project related work such as business analysis, requirements validation, UAT
 
  • Knowledge of SAP application system
 
  • Good analytical and presentation skills, possesses drive and initiative, demonstrate effective leadership
 
  • Strong team player with effective communication and interpersonal skills
 
  • Aptitude for system related work, experience in end-user maintenance, business requirements gathering, user acceptance testing and implementation of IT systems
Company Overview
United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)
United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) is a leading bank in Asia with a global network of more than 500 branches and offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. In Asia, we operate through our head office in Singapore and banking subsidiaries in China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, as well as branches and offices. Today, UOB is rated among the world’s top banks: ‘Aa1’ by Moody’s and ‘AA-’ by Standard & Poor’s and Fitch Ratings. Generations of UOB employees for the past 80 years have carried through the entrepreneurial spirit, focus on long-term value creation and an unwavering commitment to do what is right for our customers and our colleagues. At UOB, we believe in being a responsible financial services provider and we are committed to making a difference in the lives of our stakeholders and in the communities in which we operate. Just as we are dedicated to helping our customers manage their finances wisely and grow their businesses,