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AML Specialist

Responsibilities


    • Provide timely and accurate AML/CFT compliance advisory to the relevant stakeholders to ensure that the company complies with applicable rules and regulations
    • Keep abreast of AML/CFT regulatory changes and provide timely dissemination of regulatory updates to ensure that the business units and relevant departments are aware of the latest rules and regulations
    • Implement and maintain robust framework for AML/CFT compliance reviews to assess the implementation of applicable rules and regulations
    • Devise and maintain AML/CFT training materials and conduct regular trainings to all staff
    • Undertake additional functions and duties when required

Requirements:


    • A good degree in Accountancy, Economics, Business or Banking & Finance
    • Minimum 3 years of experience in AML related roles in the financial/banking industry
    • Good command of English and communication skills
    • Independent, analytical, meticulous and self-motivated
    • Able to cope with pressure and tight deadlines
    • Strong interpersonal and analytical skills
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Manager, Anti Money Laundering

Responsibilities


    • Provide timely and accurate AML/CFT compliance advisory to the relevant stakeholders to ensure that the company complies with applicable rules and regulations
    • Keep abreast of AML/CFT regulatory changes and provide timely dissemination of regulatory updates to ensure that the business units and relevant departments are aware of the latest rules and regulations
    • Implement and maintain robust framework for AML/CFT compliance reviews to assess the implementation of applicable rules and regulations
    • Devise and maintain AML/CFT training materials and conduct regular trainings to all staff
    • Undertake additional functions and duties when required

Requirements:


    • A good degree in Accountancy, Economics, Business or Banking & Finance
    • Minimum 3 years of experience in AML related roles in the financial/banking industry
    • Good command of English and communication skills
    • Independent, analytical, meticulous and self-motivated
    • Able to cope with pressure and tight deadlines
    • Strong interpersonal and analytical skills
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Operations Temp Staff

Responsibilities


    • Basic computer skills to perform data entry
    • Check documents and ensure accuracy of data entry into excel file

Requirements:


    • Minimum ‘O’ Levels/Professional Certificate
    • Meticulous and positive attitude
    • Able to start work immediately and commit at least 2 months
    • Prior admin experience will be an added advantage
    • Task-based assignment
    • Hourly paid
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Senior/Junior Web Application Developer

Responsibilities


    • We are expanding our IT partnership/team within the iFAST Group to capitalize on the exponential growth of the FInTech* industry. This opening gives you the opportunity to learn from our experienced IT developers and hone your skills further working on both front and backend systems, supporting various investment products such as stocks, ETFs, unit trusts, bonds and insurance. Geographically, you will not only have exposures to Singapore and Malaysia markets, but also opportunities for exposures to Hong Kong and China ones as well. We are a closely knitted partnership/team where we strongly encourage everyone to generate unique ideas, counter propose solutions that can better serve the needs of the users and engage in continuous learning/skills upgrading. We sincerely want highly competent techies (and an added advantage if you are interested in investments as well) to join our partnership/team as IT Specialists.

      *The use of technology in providing financial services and solutions to investors and financial institutions. According to “The Future of Fintech and Banking: Digitally disrupted or reimagined?” by Accenture, global investments in FinTech ventures tripled from $4b in 2013 to $12.2b in 2014.



      Benefits:
    • Attractive remuneration package.
    • Annual profit sharing within the partnership/team.
    • Work travel and external professional training opportunities.
    • 21 days of annual leaves and other allowances such as travel, medical, insurance coverage, etc.

Requirements:


    • Degree in Computer Science or related field.
    • 2+ years experience in web development using Java.
    • Familiar with HTML, Java, J2EE. JSP/Servlet, XML.
    • Familiar with Spring and Hibernate Framework.
    • Familiar with Weblogic Application Server and Oracle Database.
    • Knowledge of HTML5/CSS3/JS will be an added advantage.
    • Conversant in both English and Chinese language to communicate with Chinese speaking associates.
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Human Resource Executive

Responsibilities


    • Responsible for all-rounded HR functions in Recruitment, Compensation & Benefits, Training and Development, Performance Management and Employee Relations.
    • Positively influence decisions to improve business results by optimizing HR processes and acting as the voice of the employees
    • Develop and implement HR projects to improve HR services and administration and continually review HR policies for effectiveness and relevance
    • Support department managers and staffs on HR related issues
    • Liaise with regional office for all regional messages and tasks to be delivered appropriately

Requirements:


    • Degree in Human Resource Administration / Management with 1 – 2 years of working experience in HR generalist role
    • Candidates without working experience are encouraged to apply
    • Familiarity with local legislative requirements is an added advantage
    • Possess a high level of initiative, strong communication, analytical and interpersonal skills
    • Independent, driven, resourceful and meticulous
    • Enjoys multi-tasking and administrative work in a fast paced environment
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Java Developer (Trading Solution)

Responsibilities


    • Responsible for development and maintenance of online portals and enterprise web applications
    • Gather users’ requirements and able translate users’ requirements into system design
    • Involve in system testing and debugging

Requirements:


    • Degree in Computer Science or related field
    • Excellent programming skills
    • Familiar with any of the following tools/technologies: Java, Spring, Hibernate, Oracle, AngularJs, ReactJs, JQuery, CSS, Bootstrap, Dotnet
    • Highly motivated and able to work independently and as a team
    • Good working experience in C++/Microsoft DotNet and SQL development
    • Knowledge in Electronic Trading and Financial Market will be a plus
    • Conversant in both English and Chinese language to liaise with Chinese speaking associates
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Macro Analyst

Responsibilities


    • Conduct research on financial markets worldwide, writing and publishing original and timely articles on equity and fixed income markets
    • Generating high-conviction and actionable investment ideas from across the global spectrum of markets
    • Work with other product teams regionally to devise strategic asset allocation views, appropriate investment views and advice for institutional and retail investors
    • Communicate market-related views and investment ideas via in-house and external presentations
    • Contribute to the growth and evolution of the firm’s global research team

Requirements:


    • A good degree in a related discipline (Economics, Finance, International Business/Commerce), with strong quantitative and qualitative analysis abilities
    • Less than 2 years of financial markets research experience, candidates without the relevant experience but with the right aptitude and attitude are welcomed to apply
    • Good understanding of macroeconomics and investment valuation methodologies
    • Resourceful, and able to multi-task and deliver high quality work under tight deadlines
    • Strong interest in global affairs, with a passion for investing across various asset classes and market segments
    • Possess an excellent command of both spoken and written English; proficiency in Chinese language to liaise with Chinese speaking customers will be a strong advantage
    • Self-motivated, able to work independently or as a team player
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iGM Investment Adviser

Responsibilities

  • Many people avoid adviser-assisted financial planning due to a lack of trust. iFAST Global Markets (iGM) is an investment advisory business launched to tackle this issue head-on – by giving clients full commission transparency in insurance and investment products. Advisers on iGM share a common goal – to provide transparent, ethical and suitable advice to benefit their clients. With us, you will be empowered with FinTech to provide personalised wealth management solutions and develop a personal wealth management hub.




      We are looking for someone:
    • To provide personalised wealth management solutions to clients and help them grow their assets
    • To recommend a range of wealth management products (unit trusts, ETFs, direct bonds, stocks, insurance) to fulfil clients’ needs
    • To actively source for new clients on your own initiative
    • To service clients acquired by the company’s lead generation capabilities
    • Keep abreast of customer needs and investment market trends
    • Deliver effective and efficient support to clients, within and beyond office hours

Requirements:


    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
    • Client-oriented, pleasant, meticulous and obliging disposition
    • Strong interest in investment products. Candidates with the relevant experience will have an added advantage.
    • Holds either one of the following qualifications:
    • A full certificate in GCE ‘A’ Level;
    • An International Baccalaureate Diploma qualification;
    • A diploma awarded by a polytechnic in Singapore; or
    • Any other academic qualification equivalent to the qualifications above
    • Certificates or exemptions from the following CMFAS/IBF modules will be advantageous: M1A, M5, M6, M6A, M8, M8A, M9, M9A
    • Candidates without working experience are encouraged to apply
    • Solely on an attractive commission base scheme structure
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Compliance Executive

Responsibilities


    • Perform AML/CFT screening, transaction monitoring, bankruptcy updates and checks, licensing or representatives appointment matters
    • Prepare various reports for submission to regulators and government bodies, including complaints, suspicious transactions, etc
    • Part of the team to perform compliance audits and reviews to ensure that the Company's business and operational activities are in compliance with the relevant regulatory requirements. This involves Compliance risks identification, mitigation, monitoring and remediation
    • Assist in Compliance-related projects UAT (User Acceptance Testing)
    • Facilitate various Compliance-related trainings for staff and promotion of Compliance awareness and culture
    • Undertake additional functions and duties when required

Requirements:


    • A good degree in Accountancy, Business or Banking & Finance
    • Good command of English and communication skills
    • Independent, analytical, meticulous and self-motivated
    • Able to cope with pressure and tight deadlines
    • An entry level position suitable for candidates with less than 1 year of working experience
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Custody Executive (1 year contract)

Responsibilities


    • Check and ensure timely recording/process of all investment transactions and scrutinize daily trades submitted by financial advisory firms and financial institutions
    • Comfortable with liaising with external counterparties, including Banks and Fund Managers
    • Follow up in resolution of trade discrepancy to ensure accuracy and completeness of daily transactional and settlement
    • Coordinate with various parties to ensure compliance in all operational areas
    • Reconciliation processing, data population and identifying irregularities during project testing and User Acceptance Testing (UAT)
    • Provide general administration and support to operations department
    • Assisting Team manager in adhoc duties

Requirements:


    • Diploma/Degree in Banking & Finance/Business administration related fields
    • High degree of initiative, dependability and ability to work with little supervision
    • High level of attention to detail, hardworking and strong sense of responsibility
    • Ability to collaborate with cross-functional, interdisciplinary teams to achieve tasks
    • Strategic and abstract thinking
    • Meticulous and able to work well in a fast paced environment
    • Proactive person and good problem solving skills
    • The incumbent must be willing to work on rotating shifts and on Singapore Public Holidays
    • Candidates without working experience or less than 1 year of working experience are welcomed to apply
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Receptionist cum Office Administrator

Responsibilities


    • To manage the Company’s reception area
    • Handle all incoming calls and attend to all visitors’ walk-in enquiries and transactions
    • Coordinate dispatch and manage incoming / outgoing mails and correspondences including faxes and e-mails
    • Maintain the schedule and booking of meeting rooms and facilities
    • To handle general administrative duties such as upkeep of the office; maintenance of office equipments, replenishment of office supplies & pantry items, checking of billing invoices etc
    • Records compilation and update
    • Other duties / ad-hoc assignment as and when required

Requirements:


    • Minimum Diploma holder with 2 - 4 year(s) of relevant working experience in customer service or receptionist role
    • Service oriented with high level of initiative and ability to work independently with minimal supervision and ability to multi-task
    • Good PC knowledge in MS Office
    • Possess good client management and interpersonal skills
    • Possess pleasant, cheerful, vibrant personality and a good attitude
    • Conversant in both English and Chinese language to liaise with Chinese speaking customers
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Client Services Executive - 1 Year Contract

Responsibilities


    • To handle walk-in clients on account opening and general account / transaction-related enquires / issues
    • To make following up calls/emails to customers on:

      • Account applications
      • Transfer requests / issues
      • Compliance related issues such as ECDD, employment review and 3rd party payments etc
      • FSM and Accredited Investors applications
      • Address update requests
      • Undelivered mails

    • To assist in general administrative duties
    • To manage Fundsupermart and iFAST reception area
    • To be the main contact person for all CSE related details
    • Other duties / ad-hoc assignment as and when required

Requirements:


    • Minimum diploma in any discipline
    • Candidates without working experience or less than 1 year of working experience are welcomed to apply
    • Working experience in customer service will be an advantage
    • Service oriented and able to communicate effectively with all levels of people
    • Self motivated and posses initiative
    • Pleasant personality with positive attitude
    • Able to work independently and work as a team
    • Ability to converse in English and Mandarin is preferred to liaise with Chinese speaking associates

    Other Information

    • Suitable for people with part-time studies or commitments after office hours
    • Able to start immediately / short notice preferred
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Internal IT Auditor

Responsibilities


    • Perform internal audit engagement (ie. review of security and controls in operating systems, application systems, network infrastructure, databases and internet) to provide assurance to Group Management on internal control
    • Ascertain compliance with regulation and security within areas in IT
    • To highlight forward looking indicators of potential risks within areas in IT
    • Special/adhoc audits, where required

Requirements:


    • Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or related field
    • At least 2-4 years of experience in IT audit, IT security & IT networking
    • CISA-trained preferred
    • Familiar with Java, Weblogic Application Server & Oracle Database
    • Candidates should be comfortable as a self starter with the ability to work independently and conduct hands-on fieldwork
    • Good communication skills
    • Fluent in English and Chinese Language (spoken and written) to liaise with Chinese speaking associates
    • Willingness to accommodate a very manageable amount of travel

Applicants are invited to email us a comprehensive resume with qualifications, skills and working experience, and expected salary to The Human Resource Manager at hrmanager@ifastfinancial.com

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be notified. Applicants who have written to us earlier need not re-apply.

Note: Job responsibilities/requirements are representative and are not intended to be a detailed list. Other tasks/abilities may be required of the incumbent, relative to the specific assignment.