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Securities Dealer, Securities Dealing Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

  • Perform execution orders for fixed income and listed securities (Stocks, ETFs, DLCs, Structured Warrants) on global exchanges
  • Generate fixed income/ ETFs/stocks ideas
  • Conduct presentations and training
  • Service and support company's existing customers
  • Involve in the development of securities trading solution and enhancement of process flow
  • Set up new market access to global stock exchange and new counterparties
  • Involve in Product Development and ad-hoc duties as required

Requirements:

  • Degree with 1 or 2 years of experience in securities dealing in stockbroking industry preferred
  • Holder of Representative Licence with MAS and those with an existing portfolio of stock trading clients will be an advantage
  • Strong interest in the stock market and investment products
  • Highly driven and self-motivated
  • Able to handle clients independently, excellent interpersonal skills and resourceful

AML Manager Email this to your friends

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

Java Developer Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for development and maintenance of web applications and online portals, dealing with various investment products
  • Working with users closely, generating unique ideas and solutions that can better serve the needs of users and business
  • Involve in gathering user's requirements, translating requirements into system design and implementing it into a workable solution in the systems
  • Involve in system testing and debugging

Requirements:

  • Degree in Computer Science or related fields
  • 2-3 years of experience in Java, J2EE, JSP/Servlet, XML and HTML
  • Knowlegde of HTML5/CSS3/JS will be an added advantage
  • Familiar with Spring and Hibernate
  • Familiar with Weblogic and Oracle Database
  • Good command of spoken and written English and conversant in Chinese language to liaise with Chinese speaking associates
  • Excellent in problem solving and love technical challenges
  • Highly motivated and able to work independently

Finance Executive Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in monthly accounts closing and reporting
  • Process payment including cheques issue
  • Perform monthly reconciliations
  • Prepare audit schedules and fixed assets register and
  • Able to do full set of accounts will be an added advantage

Requirements:

  • LCCI/Diploma in Accounting or equivalent
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Good knowledge in accounting software
  • Willing to work under tight reporting timeline
  • Any ad-hoc duties that may assign from time to time and
  • Immediate availability is preferred

Fixed Income Analyst Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

  • Provide research and analysis for the coverage of Asian credit markets
  • Contribute investment views and research in collaboration with the regional offices
  • Generate original, timely and actionable investment ideas pertaining to the fixed income asset class
  • Communicate these investment views, ideas and research via research reports, presentations and other channels
  • Help our clients make informed decision when they invest in bonds, specifically by achieving and maintaining a coverage list of 20-30 bond issuers, and providing periodic research recommendation for bonds in the coverage list and new bond issues
  • Contribute to the growth of the firm's fixed income research function

Requirements:

  • Possess a good degree in Economy/Finance/Business/Engineering or other related disciplines
  • Candidates without working experience or less than 1 year of working experience are welcomed to apply
  • Candidates with the relevant experience (covering Asian SGD and USD bonds) of two years and above may be considered for a senior role
  • Deep-seated belief in, and alignment with the iFAST Values, especially in empowering the investor community with the tools and education to make informed investment decisions
  • Ability to deliver high quality work under tight deadlines
  • The candidate should have a strong analytical mindset, be able to think independently, and willing to assert his/her views. At the same time, he/she must be open-minded with disagreements and criticisms
  • Good communication skills, especially in written English; and the ability to simplify and synthesize complex material into a more user-friendly format. Experience in creative writing and/or public speaking is a plus
  • Proficiency in Chinese is preferred, as this role requires the occasional conducting of presentations in Chinese

Operations Executive - Account Services (1 year contract) Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

  • Daily Trades processing
  • Check and resolve trade discrepancy
  • Involve in User Acceptance Testing (UAT) for system enhancement
  • Provide general administration and support to other Operations teams
  • Assist Team Manager in adhoc duties

Requirements:

  • Minimum Diploma in Banking & Finance/Business administration related fields
  • Knowledge of MS Word and Excel is a must
  • Meticulous and able to work well in a fast pace environment
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Candidates without working experience or less than 1 year of working experience are welcomed to apply

iGM Investment Adviser Email this to your friends

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

Junior Database Administrator Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

  • Support Daily System / Database Administration Issues
  • Ensure System/Database availability and performance
  • System/Database backup and recovery
  • System/Database upgrade and patching
  • System/Database security audit and hardening
  • Maintain System/License inventory list and warranty
  • Able to take on additional tasks or responsibilities when required

Requirements:

  • 1-3 years in Database Administration
  • Familiar with Unix and Linux Operating System and Shell Scripting
  • Experience with Solaris 11 operation system
  • Experience in Oracle, MSSQL RDBMS system
  • Good to have RAC, Dataguard and SQL AlwaysON knowledge
  • Able to work on early duty shift from 6.30am or night duty shift till 12.30am (rotation)

Equity Analyst Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

    The Equity Analyst will primarily be responsible for generating stock and ETF investment ideas in his/her assigned area of market coverage (SGX, HKEX and/or other exchanges), and communicating these ideas to the investing public predominantly through original research articles and presentations.
  • Conduct fundamental research on stocks listed in assigned area of market coverage (SGX, HKEX and/or other exchanges) using publicly available information sources, including financial statements, company annual reports, published research and online databases.
  • Generate high-conviction stock investment ideas, and work with other members of the research team to identify actionable ETF ideas across various geographical markets and/or sectors.
  • Communicate these ideas to the investing public through various channels, including original research articles and seminar presentations.
  • Participate in discussions to construct our internal focus lists, which aims to showcase some of our best stock investment ideas, and communicate the decisions to both the investing public, as well as internal stakeholders.

Requirements:

  • Strong analytical skills, with a deep understanding of financial statements and equity valuation methodologies. Able to distil large amounts of information into an investable thesis.
  • Excellent command of both spoken and written English, with a great story-telling ability.
  • Demonstrated interest in and passion for investing.
  • Able to multi-task and meet constant deadlines.
  • Bachelor degree holder in a related discipline (accountancy, finance or business administration).
  • As this is an entry-level position, prior experience is not required. Candidates without working experience or less than 2 years of working experience are welcomed to apply.

Desktop Engineer Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support for Windows and Mac computers
  • Provide support for VOIP system and phones
  • Maintain inventory of PC and software
  • Provide support for video and audio system
  • Provide support for windows servers
  • Provide support network infrastructure
  • Windows servers administration and patching
  • System upgrade, troubleshooting and performance tuning
  • Able to take on additional tasks or responsibilities when required

Requirements:

  • Diploma in IT
  • Working experience in Windows and Mac computers
  • Working experience Windows servers administration
  • Willing to undertake multiple tasks
  • Able to work on early duty shift from 6.30am or night duty shift till 12.30am (rotation)

Settlements Executive (1 Year Contract) Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

  • Generate daily Securities related payment reports and get approval
  • Monitor daily payments from Brokers and counterparties for Securities (CDP|HKEX|Viewtrade)
  • Settle daily payments to Brokers and counterparties for Securities
  • Settle daily Securities Foreign Exchange payments
  • Perform pre and post settlements reconciliations
  • Monitor any CDP shortsell daily
  • Follow up with buying cases and raise invoice for Finance once case is settled
  • Settle daily FX and follow up with bank for any discrepancies
  • Payment to bank for any deployment of FDs and instructions from Treasury
  • Assists in processing of Dividend Payouts on heavy dividends day
  • Processing of daily cheque issuance and reissuances
  • Assist in answering enquires from CS teams enquiries/ cheque status via telephone or emails
  • Handle backroom enquiries from all internal stakeholders
  • Participate in User Acceptance Testing (UAT) for projects/applications in the team
  • Provide general administration and support to operations department
  • Undertake ad-hoc projects as assigned from time to time

Requirements:

  • Degree with 1-2 years experience, preferably in the financial services industry
  • Candidates without working experience or less than 1 year of working experience are welcomed to apply
  • Knowledge of MS Word and Excel is a must
  • Detailed, meticulous and able to work well in a fast pace environment
  • Ability to collaborate with cross-functional, interdisciplinary teams to achieve tasks under tight schedule
  • Strong sense of responsibility with strong analytical and organisational skills
  • Must be willing to work on rotating shifts and on Singapore Public Holidays

Operations Executive (Custody) Email this to your friends

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
  • Reconciliations 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:

  • High degree of initiative, dependability and ability to work with little supervision. High level of attention to details, hardworking and a 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
  • Strong sense of responsibility with strong analytical and organisational skills
  • Word document + Excel knowledge is a must
  • Candidates without working experience or less than 1 year of working experience are welcomed to apply
  • Must be willing to work on rotating shifts and on Singapore Public Holidays

Fixed Income Specialist Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

    Trade Facilitation / Market Making / Managing bond investment and funds
  • Provide competitive and accurate pricing of bond prices
  • Facilitate Bond Trades
  • Provide regular market updates on pre-selected bond list
  • Execute arbitrage trades on behalf of company’s bond investments
  • Handle client’s requests and relevant back office/compliance queries
  • Provide monthly updates on company’s bond investment portfolio
  • Ensure adequate investment and risk exposure for company’s bond investments

Requirements:

  • Candidates without working experience are welcomed to apply
  • Degree holder in Finance, Business, Economics or any related discipline
  • Preferably with 1 or 2 years of relevant experience in Fixed Income Industry
  • Able to handle clients independently, excellent interpersonal skills and resourceful
  • Certifications in CMFAS M1a, M5, M6 and M6a will have an added advantage

Executive, Cash Management & Treasury Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in generating interest and fee income through Cash Management
  • Coordinate and liaise with financial institutions for fund allocation, financing and management
  • Coordinate the implementation of development initiatives with the respective business units of iFAST
  • Day-to-day monitoring of cash balances and interest rates
  • Maintain and expand business relationships with banks
  • Management of various Cash Management solutions
  • Assist in systems testing and enhancements
  • Preparation of reports for management
  • Undertake ad-hoc functions and related duties as required

Requirements:

  • Degree holder in Finance, Business, Economics or any related discipline
  • Knowledge of Cash Management and Treasury business would be an advantage
  • At least 1 to 2 years of relevant experience
  • Good communication skills, verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrate strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Self-motivated, proactive and have a sense of responsibility

IT Specialist (Java/C++/Microsoft DotNet/FIX Protocol) Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the development of Market Data and Trading Solution
  • System support for Market Data and Trading Solution
  • Involve in system testing and debugging

Requirements:

    Required skills
  • Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Good working experience in C++/Microsoft DotNet and SQL development
  • Good working experience in Java and Oracle Database
  • Familiar with HTML, Java, J2EE, JSP/Servlet, XML
  • Good working experience with Weblogic Application Server/IIS Other useful skills or knowledge
  • Knowledge in Message Queue system like Rabbit MQ or kafka
  • Familiar with FIX protocol and any other connectivity protocol
  • Knowledge of high frequency, low latency systems
  • Knowledge in scalability/high availability
  • Knowledge Electronic Trading
  • Knowledge in Financial Market
  • Highly motivated and able to work independently and as a team
  • Candidates without working experience are encouraged to apply

Investment Marketing Executive Email this to your friends

Responsibilities:

  • Generate investment themes and ideas for articles, campaigns and media channels, based on market developments
  • Create necessary graphics and content to support marketing campaigns and social media channels
  • Lead marketing and education efforts in fixed income and participate in related projects
  • Participate in ongoing product maintenance and improvement
  • Lead and support the localisation of articles
  • Work with respective stakeholders to further the growth of fixed income business

Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree holder in a related discipline (accountancy, finance, business administration, marketing)
  • Strong marketing and analytical skills
  • Familiarity with marketing on various social media platforms
  • Creative and experienced with creating designs via Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator, filming professional videos and producing podcasts.
  • Passion for design and thinking outside the box to optimize growth opportunities
  • Able to multi-task and meet constant deadlines
  • Adaptable, with strong interpersonal skills
  • Conversant in both English and Chinese language to liaise with Chinese speaking associates
  • Candidates without working experience or less than 3 years of working experience are welcomed to apply

Personal Data Protection
By providing us with your personal data:-
  1. You shall be deemed to have consented to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal data for the purposes of: -
    • Evaluating and assessing of your suitability for the position applied for and/or for any other position which may be available within the iFAST Group;
    • Processing of your application (including pre-recruitment checks, such as reference, background checks and due diligence);
    • Contacting you in respect of your job application.


  2. You represent and warrant that the consent of any third party whose personal data you have provided has been obtained.

  3. All data held by the iFAST Group relating to the applicants will be kept strictly confidential and used for recruitment related purposes.

  4. We will not disclose or make your personal information available to a third party (otherwise than where indicated within this privacy policy) without your consent.

Retention of Personal Data
To safeguard your personal data, we do not retain unsuccessful job applications. All unsuccessful job applications will be discarded after the closure of position.
Applicants are invited to email a comprehensive resume with the following details to the Human Resource Department: recruitsg@ifastfinancial.com

(1) Qualifications
(2) Skills
(3) Working Experience
(4) Expected Salary
All applications will be treated in strict confidence. We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

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.