Global Head of Retail Technology / Loans - Global Banking

Location: Kuala Lumpur,
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: RM500000.00 - RM700000.00 per annum + bonus
REF: AS00040151

Work for a tier-1 global bank
Global leadership role
Business transformation

Our client is a premier global bank with an IT delivery centre of excellence here in KL. It is already one of the largest IT hubs in Asia and are driving extremely ambitious plans for continued growth. The bank itself is a tier-1 bank operating across all areas of retail, corporate and investment banking. Currently, there is a role for a Global Head of Loan Systems to own platform delivery and integration in this area. The focus of the role will be to manage a team of professional individuals across geographical locations in dynamic and matrix environments to deliver high quality and secure solutions and service for the Bank's Retail clients. The key challenge will be delivering the requirements in an environment with a high rate of growth and changing client needs:

Reporting to the global head, the role will entail the following:
Maintain relationships with internal stakeholders - product managers, development teams, technology architects, information security experts and support

Build realtionships with multiple C level stakeholders acroos the wider leadship group to support decision making
Act as subject matter expert for unsecrired loan products from a functional and architectural stance
Identify opportunities for improvement across system integration, product evaluation, projects related to Retail Loans.
Identify trends in the market and opportunities to introduce new appraoches and platforms to create ROI
Build relationships with IT vendors and partners
Develop relationships with the front line branch community to aid implementation process
Identify risk and introduce group safeguards
Enhance current approach to SDLC, eg agile
To qualify, candidates must possess:
12+ years of relevant experience in senior technical leadership
10+ years practical experience in Unsecured Lending platforms such as cards and loans
Excellent communication skills - credible at C level both written and verbally

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