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In.Corp Global Pte. Ltd.
25Jan
Investment Analyst
In.Corp Global Pte. Ltd.   via JobTech

The Company

A new start-up with operations in both Hong Kong and Singapore and was recently set up by experienced and senior ex-Citi investment bankers with a view to providing advisory services to corporates and financial institutions in Asia on a broad range of topics from private capital and financing solutions to investments in funds and other structured assets sourced both in Asia and beyond.

Looking to hire an analyst to perform the following tasks:

  1. Carry out research of specific products, companies, markets, sectors and relevant accounting standards or regulations to assist on specific transactions
  2. Call and arrange meetings with clients on a regular basis both in Singapore and beyond for presenting transactions. Over the medium term, take on coverage of specific clients in Singapore.
  3. Prepare powerpoint presentations and other materials for client pitches and follow-ups
  4. Run analysis, computations and modelling on Excel as required
  5. Provide general assistance on various initiatives and transactions that the wider team are pursuing.
  6. Develop an interest in and understanding of key financial products and techniques, with strong analytical skills

Qualifications & other skills

 

  1. Strong academc track record with at least a Bachelors degree from a reputable Singapore University in Economics, Accounting or other finance related subject.
  2. Must be numerate and analytical with good understanding of financial mathematics
  3. Must be proficient on Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, etc).
  4. Knowledge of key developments in accounting standards (eg IFRS 9 and 17) and specific regulations would be an advantage
  5. Fluent in Mandarin (spoken and written) or other language strongly preferred
  6. Must be a self-starter with flexibility, drive and energy given the company is a start-up and there will be a steep-learning curve.
  7. Must be comfortable in diverse social environments given the interaction with a  diverse client base.

Location and working hours

  1. The role will be based in Singapore but there may be occasional travel in Asia (principally to Hong Kong)
  2. Office location is in Orchard

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OCBC Bank (Singapore)
19Mar
Internship\: Global Treasury - Macro Research [June 19 to Jan 20]
OCBC Bank (Singapore)   via OCBC Bank (Singapore)



Job Description

The intern will have opportunities to learn how to apply economic theory to real global issues. He/she will assist the research team in providing data analysis and other economic research tasks.

Preferred Educational Qualifications

Economics

Other Requirements

Good to have VBA skills

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Spire Research and Consulting Pte Ltd
19Mar
Consultant / Senior Consultant, Research and Consulting
Spire Research and Consulting Pte Ltd   via InternSG



What we offer:

The opportunity to work on project forGlobal Fortune 500 Multi-Nationals and government agencies to deliver research and co-develop growth strategies in Emerging Markets

Commitment to provide training and continuous learning in order to further personal and professional growth.

A friendly and flexible work environment with a focus on open communication

Competitive remuneration package.

What to expect:

The position will be based in Spire’s office in Singapore. He/she will:-

Work with Spire’s team    Read more

in Singapore and across the region to project manage gather data collection from primary sources.

Design project methodologies in terms of respondent quotas and survey tools

Manage projects on day to day bases and guide junior members on project execution.

Brief and manage Lead fieldwork team with other full time and part time fieldworkersfor key projects including managing data completeness and accuracy

Conduct data analysis and derive insights to address client’s requirements

Develop and present reports to the end client.

What we require:

The successful candidate should have the following attributes:

Keen interest in business-oriented research and consulting;

Strong analytical skills, good general business knowledge, and ability to communicate with people;

Min 1-2 years of experience in a marketing, project management or analytics and consulting role.

Outgoing and people oriented.

Must have a bachelor’s degree in Business, Economics, Finance, Marketing or other relevant field;

Must be comfortable with travelling to international locations

Excellent command of English and the ability to work on Microsoft Office applications.

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United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)
19Mar
Assistant Vice President / Manager, Global Markets Structuring – Fx & Ir Structurer
United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)   via JobsCentral

Functional area: Grp GM - Global Markets Structuring

Employment type: Full-time

Job Type: Permanent

Global Markets Structuring (GMS) is a multi-asset structuring desk within UOB Global Markets and Investment Management. The team is responsible for developing, pricing, structuring as well as the execution of derivative products and structured solutions relating to all asset classes. The team is an integral part of the bank’s strategic business initiatives to better leverage upon its    Read more

large and deep customer base across the region, where it has tangible strengths and depth of client relationships.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute as well as develop with the expansion of the desk, which has a wide mandate and exciting growth opportunities. We are looking for motivated, disciplined and team-oriented individuals who want to be part of a dynamic team with growth opportunities within a large, stable regional banking group with established local presence across key Asian growth countries.

Job Requirements

Test, develop and roll-out new products and payoffs. Must be able to piece together and break down exotic options embedded into structures across the relevant asset classes

Take the lead in obtaining the necessary buy-in and approvals from all relevant internal stakeholders when launching new products

Help sales translate specific client needs into tailor-made solutions

Generate and promote trade ideas based on thematic, regional and market-specific trends.

Deliver training and education on FX and IR products to internal and external audience

Face clients to explain structures together with Sales and also manage internal trading & support groups.Selection Criteria

Minimum 2 years’ experience in FX & IR structuring or trading as primary focus

High-energy individual with a passion for the financial markets, and an entrepreneurial, self-motivated spirit.

Positive attitude, lateral thinker who can show initiative and creativity

Exhibit a high level of technical expertise with originating and pricing derivative-embedded client solutions across FX and IR products

Strong analytical ability to solve problems and influence across businesses, functions and support teams within the Bank

Meticulous, organized and with a sharp eye for details

A combination of technical expertise (derivatives pricing, Quant Finance, programming, CFA, FRM) and formal business related qualifications or experience is advantageous (MBA, Economics, Masters in Finance or similar)

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First Code Academy Singapore
19Mar
Management Trainee
First Code Academy Singapore   via e27

Job Description

Only applications applied through our official website will be considered. Apply here now! https://firstcode.workable.com/jobs/317547

About First Code

First Code Academy is empowering Asia’s next generation to become creators of technology by teaching kids age 4 to 18 about programming, design and entrepreneurship. Since 2013, we have taught 10,000+ students in various Asian cities and are continuing to expand our global presence. We believe that it takes a team    Read more

to build something big; if you have a love for technology and want to make a meaningful impact in next generation’s education, join us now!

About the Role

If you’re looking for a career that will help you stand out, join First Code Academy as a Management Trainee to inspire more of our next generations! Challenges, opportunities and ownership will start from day one. Our business is growing rapidly in the region, and this role will include training and support to ensure you’ll become a future leader.

This job is highly demanding. It is a lifestyle as much as a job. As a Management Trainee at First Code, you will be assigned to different functions, such as Marketing, Admission, Customer Success etc. You could be working on creating a new Content Marketing campaign, analyzing a ton of data to support management decisions, or improving our customer referral system. No matter what background you have, be prepared to lead projects.

Develop a deep understanding of First Code's business operations and how we scaled up to 6 cities in 5 years

Work with cross-functional teams to smoothen the academy’s operations using a framework-driven and data-driven approach

Build strong relationships with our parents and students and provide top-quality customer service and customer relations

Be part of a driving team to promote an Experiment culture - set up small experiments, define goals, execute, and measure are our cup of tea!

Get hands-on from day one, and experience accelerated growth

You'll be working in either Marketing, Admission, or Customer Success in the first 6 months based on openings in the respective function.

REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Economics, Marketing, Communication or equivalent

Fluent in spoken and written English and Cantonese

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Driven, quick learner, proactive and ability to work in a fast paced environment

You get things done

High energy, with a winning personality and a keen eye for detail

Availability to work Tuesday - Saturday

BENEFITS

Join us in revolutionizing the concept of education in Asia

Shape the direction of First Code Academy and be part of it from day 1

Be a part of a compassionate team that treats you like family and emphasizes open communication

Be part of the fun - our Summer video :) https://youtu.be/6PJUnLfQffg

Participate in our CSR initiatives such as the Google CS First program, where we link up with local community and teach underprivileged or ethnic minority kids coding.

Join our monthly TGIFCS (Thank God It’s First Code Saturday) and mingle with our friends in the coding education community.

Get involved in large scale events such as AppJamming Summit (http://appjammingsummit.org/), a regional app competition for kids from age 8 to 16 to showcase their app creation. We host Semi-Finals in Hong Kong and Singapore and a Final in Hong Kong with students joining us from all over Asia.

Take part in our Ninjas Coding Series where we get together and talk about coding and work on exercises to brush up our coding skills.

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Recruit Express Pte Ltd
19Mar
Data Scientist (Healthcare)
Recruit Express Pte Ltd   via JobsCentral



Duties:

Collaborate with key stakeholders, namely programme and cross-functional teams and senior management, to prioritize information needs.

Identify available and relevant datasets and make strategic recommendations on such collection, integration usage and leading in the discovery processes with stakeholders to model and frame scenarios that will impact on business processes and decision-making.

Manage the entire data modeling cycle, including data preparation, data modeling, evaluation and deployment.

Interpret data and    Read more

analyze results to derive insights and foresight, and provide feedback to align programmes

Requirements:

Minimum Master’s degree in Analytics, Statistics, Computer Science, Information Management, Mathematics, Economics, Operation Research, Engineering or Finance.

At least 3 to 5 years of relevant working experience

Proficient in the use of Data Visualization & Management Tools (e.g. Tableau), Commercial Statistical Software (e.g. SAS, SPSS, STATA) and/or open source platforms (e.g. R and Python)

Those keen, please send your resume to:

[Click Here to Email Your Resume]

Att: Jocelyn Chan(R1331820)

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United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)
19Mar
Assistant Vice President / Manager, Global Markets Structuring – Fx & Ir Structurer
United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)   via JobsCentral

Functional area: Grp GM - Global Markets Structuring

Employment type: Full-time

Job Type: Permanent

Global Markets Structuring (GMS) is a multi-asset structuring desk within UOB Global Markets and Investment Management. The team is responsible for developing, pricing, structuring as well as the execution of derivative products and structured solutions relating to all asset classes. The team is an integral part of the bank’s strategic business initiatives to better leverage upon its    Read more

large and deep customer base across the region, where it has tangible strengths and depth of client relationships.

The successful candidate will be expected to contribute as well as develop with the expansion of the desk, which has a wide mandate and exciting growth opportunities. We are looking for motivated, disciplined and team-oriented individuals who want to be part of a dynamic team with growth opportunities within a large, stable regional banking group with established local presence across key Asian growth countries.

Job Requirements

Test, develop and roll-out new products and payoffs. Must be able to piece together and break down exotic options embedded into structures across the relevant asset classes

Take the lead in obtaining the necessary buy-in and approvals from all relevant internal stakeholders when launching new products

Help sales translate specific client needs into tailor-made solutions

Generate and promote trade ideas based on thematic, regional and market-specific trends.

Deliver training and education on FX and IR products to internal and external audience

Face clients to explain structures together with Sales and also manage internal trading & support groups.Selection Criteria

Minimum 2 years’ experience in FX & IR structuring or trading as primary focus

High-energy individual with a passion for the financial markets, and an entrepreneurial, self-motivated spirit.

Positive attitude, lateral thinker who can show initiative and creativity

Exhibit a high level of technical expertise with originating and pricing derivative-embedded client solutions across FX and IR products

Strong analytical ability to solve problems and influence across businesses, functions and support teams within the Bank

Meticulous, organized and with a sharp eye for details

A combination of technical expertise (derivatives pricing, Quant Finance, programming, CFA, FRM) and formal business related qualifications or experience is advantageous (MBA, Economics, Masters in Finance or similar)

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United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)
19Mar
Senior Director/Director, Senior Economist / Strategist, Multi Asset Strategy, Uob Asset Manage
United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)   via JobsCentral



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    Read more

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

UOB Asset Management is a leading Asian asset manager with award-winning investment expertise in fixed income and equities. Headquartered in Singapore, we offer global investment management expertise to individuals, institutions and corporations from a regional network spanning Thailand, Malaysia, Brunei, Japan and beyond. Our comprehensive product suite includes innovative solutions covering retail unit trusts, exchange-traded funds and customised portfolio management services.

Job Responsibilities

The Multi Asset Strategy team is responsible for setting the house macro strategy view and managing the multi asset portfolios within UOBAM.

Responsibilities

Maintain GDP forecasts for G3/Asian markets

Contribute to macro strategy and tactical fund positioning calls

Support client presentations and written communications

Co-ordinate with regional offices to maintain house strategy calls that are relevant to the multi-asset teams throughout the region.

Develop house views on Asian structural trends and geopolitical issues

Job Requirements

The role is expected to have a good Degree in Finance or Economics with strong understanding of financial markets, preferably with working knowledge of various Equity, Fixed Income and Derivative investment strategies. At least 7 years of experience in the financial industry, preferably with experience in Asian economics and/or investment strategy. Experience with multiple asset classes, and tactical modeling will be a plus. The role requires strong analytical abilities, and excellent written and presentation communication skills.

The position requires teamwork, collaboration, self-motivation and ability to work in a dynamic environment.

Be a part of UOB Family

Apply now and make a difference.

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First Code Academy
19Mar
Management Trainee (Singapore)
First Code Academy   via Indeed



About First Code

First Code Academy is empowering Asia’s next generation to become creators of technology by teaching kids age 4 to 18 about programming, design and entrepreneurship. Since 2013, we have taught 10,000+ students in various Asian cities and are continuing to expand our global presence. We believe that it takes a team to build something big; if you have a love for technology and want to    Read more

make a meaningful impact in next generation’s education, join us now!

About the Role

If you’re looking for a career that will help you stand out, join First Code Academy as a Management Trainee to inspire more of our next generations! Challenges, opportunities and ownership will start from day one. Our business is growing rapidly in the region, and this role will include training and support to ensure you’ll become a future leader.

This job is highly demanding. It is a lifestyle as much as a job. As a Management Trainee at First Code, you will be assigned to different functions, such as Marketing, Admission, Customer Success etc. You could be working on creating a new Content Marketing campaign, analyzing a ton of data to support management decisions, or improving our customer referral system. No matter what background you have, be prepared to lead projects.

Develop a deep understanding of First Code's business operations and how we scaled up to 6 cities in 5 years

Work with cross-functional teams to smoothen the academy’s operations using a framework-driven and data-driven approach

Build strong relationships with our parents and students and provide top-quality customer service and customer relations

Be part of a driving team to promote an Experiment culture - set up small experiments, define goals, execute, and measure are our cup of tea!

Get hands-on from day one, and experience accelerated growth

You'll be working in either Marketing, Admission, or Customer Success in the first 6 months based on openings in the respective function.

Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Economics, Marketing, Communication or equivalent

Fluent in spoken and written English and Cantonese

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Driven, quick learner, proactive and ability to work in a fast paced environment

You get things done

High energy, with a winning personality and a keen eye for detail

Availability to work Tuesday - Saturday

Benefits

Join us in revolutionizing the concept of education in Asia

Shape the direction of First Code Academy and be part of it from day 1

Be a part of a compassionate team that treats you like family and emphasizes open communication

Be part of the fun - our Summer video :) https://youtu.be/6PJUnLfQffg

Participate in our CSR initiatives such as the Google CS First program, where we link up with local community and teach underprivileged or ethnic minority kids coding.

Join our monthly TGIFCS (Thank God It’s First Code Saturday) and mingle with our friends in the coding education community.

Get involved in large scale events such as AppJamming Summit (http://appjammingsummit.org/), a regional app competition for kids from age 8 to 16 to showcase their app creation. We host Semi-Finals in Hong Kong and Singapore and a Final in Hong Kong with students joining us from all over Asia.

Take part in our Ninjas Coding Series where we get together and talk about coding and work on exercises to brush up our coding skills.

Skills
Moonwhale Ventures Pte. Ltd.
19Mar
Marketing & PR Intern
Moonwhale Ventures Pte. Ltd.   via InternSG



Marketing Internship Programme With Permanent Job Opportunity

We are offering this internship programme to potential full-time additions to our team. The programme seeks to equip you with industry knowledge and experience that can accelerate your personal growth in Marketing and PR. You will have the opportunity to have hands-on experience in building a technology startup from the ground up. Interns can and shall receive recommendations and mentorship opportunities from    Read more

our international board of advisors for future endeavors.

Key Responsibilities:

Work closely with Head of Marketing in company brand building, content creation, and web optimization

Develop marketing strategies with the team for clients

Assist CEO and Head of Marketing in writing and optimizing content for global publications, company blog and social media accounts such as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Telegram

Attend events with Head of Marketing when Moonwhale is invited as Media partners

Attend networking events with Head of Marketing to establish the company's offline presence

Establish the foundation of Moonwhale's new subsidiary focusing on Media & PR

Identify and develop close relationships with key journalists from industry

Skills Required:

Fluent in speaking and writing in English.

Proficient in Social Media platforms

Other Requirements:

Working computer or a laptop

Keen interest in technology, finance, economics

An outgoing personality and a hunger to learn new skills on the go will help

Previous experience in marketing and public relations is great but optional

Choose Your Mentors:

Chairman, Stefan Bergström, Private Investor of 20+ Tech Startup, Owner of Bergström Hotel Group in Sweden

CEO, Danny Christ, M.B.A with 20+ years of experience in Digital Transformation, IT, Supply Chain, and CRM.

COO, Eike Schramm, MSc in Corporate Finance with experience in Investment banking and M&A.

Head of Marketing, Iliya Zaki, MA in Professional Media Composition with 10 years experience composing music and mentoring young music composers for Hollywood trailers and international TV shows.

Important Note:

Interns shall work remotely

Disciplined to work diligently without the presence of a supervisor

Interns have to be based in Singapore during the internship

Attachment Period: 2 months minimum with an option to extend or join full-time.

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