DBS Bank Ltd

AVP/Senior Associate, Specialist, Group Financial Planning & Analytics, Group Finance

Recruiter
DBS Bank Ltd
Location
Singapore, Singapore
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
17 May 2021
Closes
20 May 2021
Ref
WD21491
Approved employers
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Business Function

Group Financial Planning & Analytics (GFP&A) supports the business decision making of DBS Group through timely provision of relevant and accurate financial and management information, as well as insightful analysis of business profitability for generation of shareholder value. The team also provides support for Group Daily Balance Sheet and P&L reporting, business planning, budgeting and forecasting. GFP&A is also the product owner of Finance's foundation data layer, which underpins Group analytical visualisations and aforementioned functions.

Responsibilities
  • Enable timely and accurate delivery of Group Daily Balance Sheet and P&L financials to senior management
  • Lead preparation of monthly/quarterly analysis of Group Balance Sheet financials
  • Drive development of data analytics and visualisation for Group performance management
  • Drive development of Finance data foundation layer to serve as a source of truth underpinning Finance reporting and analysis
  • Represent team in cross functional projects to support strategic initiatives for the Bank and improve Finance processes and systems
  • BAU financial analysis
    • End to end accountability of delivery of Group Daily Balance Sheet and P&L financials. This includes appropriate data quality analysis, corroborative analysis of key drivers & trend, and preparation of insights/commentary thereof
  • Group performance management/foundation layer development:
    • Define, prioritise and drive implementation of user specifications and stories
    • Design analytical dashboards built on top of Business Intelligence tools
    • Contribute towards user acceptance and live verification testing
    • Actively participate in project scrum meetings including daily stand-up, sprint planning, review & retrospective sessions
    • Collaborate closely with stakeholder teams to drive issue resolution, sprint velocity and delivery
    • Presentation of project updates and deliverables to senior management
  • Cross functional/strategic projects
    • Identify user pain points and data quality issues; ensure such areas are folded into planned project deliverables
    • Effectively analyse the impact of projects to BAU processes & in-built systems; recommend appropriate level and scope of testing to manage such impact

Requirements
  • Hands-on experience with programming (e.g. SQL, Python), Business Intelligence tools (e.g. Tableau) and an understanding of big data management is advantageous
  • Experience in project / change management is an added advantage
  • Comfortable with managing and analysing voluminous data, with an eye for detail
  • Conversant in MS Excel and Powerpoint applications
  • Ability to think creatively, enthusiastic and tenacious about finding solutions to challenging problems
  • Enjoys working in a dynamic and fast paced environment
  • Self-motivated; ability to work independently and effectively in a team, at the same time Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field, with strong academic track record. Relevant professional qualification (e.g. CA, CFA) is a plus
  • FP&A experience in banks / financial institutions; or banking audit in Big 4 is an advantage

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We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.

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