Director, Strategy & Operations
Salary Market Aligned
Location Kuala LumpurFULL_TIME
Consultant Jo Yee Lam
Date posted 20 November 20192019-11-25 2020-01-19 financial-services Kuala Lumpur MY MYR 20000 30000 30000 MONTH Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my https://www.robertwalters.com.my/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
A regionally-established fintech start-up is in the market for a Director, Strategy & Operations to be based in Kuala Lumpur. This job is an opportunity to join a vibrant team at an exciting time of their growth and development.
About the Director, Strategy & Operations Role:
Reporting directly to the Malaysia CEO, you will be responsible for supporting the tactical, operational, and strategic initiatives to ensure all business functions are efficient and productive while staying attuned to the macro vision of business expansions.
- Tracking high priority initiatives for the CEO and working with function heads to identify any obstacles and helping to brainstorm solutions and ideas
- Collaborating with function heads to achieve key outcomes for high priority interfunction strategic initiatives
- In collaboration with finance, run annual budget cycle process including running quarterly business reviews, creating and updating monthly dashboards to track changes in key metrics
- Identifying and taking on ad hoc strategic projects while supporting the CEO in ideation and detailing of country strategy
- Providing decision support through data gathering, information analysis and presenting considerations to relevant stakeholders
To succeed in this Director, Strategy & Operations role, you must be able to exhibit an innovative and forward-thinking mindset that is rationalised with actual experience. You will be challenged to constantly think out-of-the-box and drive initiatives from ideation to launch and post-implementation follow-up.
- Minimum of bachelor's degree in business or related field, MBA is an advantage
- Minimum of five years of experience in a leadership/management role
- A natural and confident leader with a can-do attitude, consulting and operations experience will be an added advantage
- Strong interpersonal skills with a knack for productive collaboration across varying departments
- Comfortable working within a fast-paced, highly-ambiguous environment
- Strong business acumen and proven problem-solver whom is able to make clear-headed decisions while under pressure
- Self-motivated and self-sufficient
- Application is open to Malaysians and/or candidates with existing right to employment in Malaysia
This vibrant regional start-up is much more than just a financial services company and is anything but traditional. The company is recognised as a leader in their field of expertise and is well-known for their great company culture, work flexibility, as well as innovations to the industry.
If you are driven, determined, and is someone who will thrive when empowered to act independently, this is the role for you. Great rewards and potential await the right person in this exciting Director, Strategy & Operations role.
Apply today or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss this new opportunity.
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