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VP/Assistant VP, Business Management, Group International Management

Posting Date:  30-Mar-2023

Singapore (City Area), Singapore, Singapore, 048624

Company:  United Overseas Bank Ltd

About 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. Our history spans more than 80 years. Over this time, we have been guided by our values – Honorable, Enterprising, United and Committed. This means we always strive to do what is right, build for the future, work as one team and pursue long-term success. It is how we work, consistently, be it towards the company, our colleagues or our customers.

About the Department

Group International Management (“GIM”) looks after the Group’s international banking franchise. It also houses the Group Foreign Direct Investment Advisory unit and the Group M&A Team, and provides business management and oversight to UOB Global Capital and UOB Venture Management, the Group’s PE/VC units.

Job Responsibilities

  • The Business Management function supports Head of GIM on performance management, management routines and strategic initiatives of the business units within GIM.
  • Support the setting and tracking of business unit performance measures and deliverables.
  • Support business/country leadership teams and head office functions in rolling out and driving initiatives across different businesses/countries and functions. Surface key issues/potential detailers and manage follow-ups if any help is needed from head office stakeholders.
  • Maintain data repositories and develop tools to facilitate analysis and reporting.
  • Support planning and running of regional activities including townhalls and offsites.
  • Support management routines, dialogues and cadences between GIM and business units, countries or head office functions.
  • Prepare research, analysis and presentation materials as required.
  • Drive project management and tracking of deliverables under GIM 10X Breakthrough Goals.

Job Requirements

  • Good bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum 5 years and above work experience with exposure to finance, strategy, consulting, project management or business development
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and able to build relationships with all stakeholders
  • Can-do attitude with ability to work independently and thrive in ambiguity
  • Win-win mentality and out-of-box thinking to drive outcomes in collaboration with other teams
  • Growth mindset with strong quantitative, critical-thinking, creative problem-solving and process design skills that can translate analysis into actions that meet business objectives
  • Disciplined planning and organizational skills, highly resourceful, tech-savvy
  • Project management experience and a good track record of spearheading projects, from concept to completion will be a plus
  • Highly proficient in Excel, Word and PowerPoint

Be a part of UOB Family

UOB is an equal opportunity employer. UOB does not discriminate on the basis of a candidate's age, race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or other non-merit factors. All employment decisions at UOB are based on business needs, job requirements and qualifications. If you require any assistance or accommodations to be made for the recruitment process, please inform us when you submit your online application.

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