Director – Strategic Initiatives
A leading Global Financial Institution is seeking to employ a Director – Strategic Initiatives, based in London
Hours 35 per week/permanent.
Competitive salary offered.
The individual will lead and execute strategic projects required to deliver the Global Banking COO agenda. The role holder will be responsible for defining and leading strategic projects within Global Banking, including improvements in client service, Relationship Manager (RM) productivity, cost efficiency, sales and service coverage and other areas. The role holder will work in collaboration with other businesses and functions within HSBC.
The role holder will be expected to optimse sales and service coverage across Global Banking and Product teams outside GB, and engage with relevant stakeholders within and outside Global Banking to ensure their support and engagement required to deliver the in-scope strategic projects.
The individual will also collaborate with Global Banking and Markets Strategy and Business Transformation teams, Group Strategy and Planning, and other stakeholders across the Group (Businesses, Functions, Operations, Services & Technology) as required to ensure buy-in and deliver the in-scope strategic projects.
The successful candidate will be a graduate and will have the following skills and qualifications:
Responsible for defining and leading strategic projects within Global Banking, including improvements in client service, Relationship Manager (RM) experience, cost efficiency, sales and service coverage and collaboration with other Businesses and Functions within HSBC, as well as other effectiveness and efficiency opportunities.
Experience of delivering large scale projects across multiple geographies within Wholesale / Investment Banking divisions.
Optimisation of sales and service coverage in Wholesale/Investment Banking
Proven ability to deliver change within the context of Financial Crime Risk Management initiatives applicable within Wholesale/investment banking.
Driving and tracking Cost efficiency initiatives in global scale
Experience delivering technology/automation solutions on a global scale for Wholesale/Investment banking.
Strong influencer with senior stakeholders at Executive Committee level.
Strong analytical skills, ability to define issues and identify their root causes
MBA degree preferred
Applications close: 4th August 2017