UBS Financial Services Team Head, WM Market Expert Team, 100%, WM SEA Thailand in Singapore, Singapore

Your role:

  • Manage a team of 20 - 25 Client Advisor Assistants and be responsible for delivering high quality services to Client Advisors and clients, such as client meeting preparation, handling of securities transactions, risk and administrative tasks

  • Manage quality control of the activities of MET Thailand including monitoring of requests from Client Advisors, timely completion, risk related processes, and ensure knowledge within the team is current and consistent, proactively review the team's competency and set up trainings to train within MET and/or with SMEs

  • Pro-actively communicate with and challenge of Client Advisors & Desk Heads to ensure effective collaboration & information flow and excellent client experience

  • Pro-actively communicate with and challenge of Client Advisors & Desk Heads to ensure effective collaboration & information flow and excellent client experience; active participation in management meetings and support in execution of management initiatives

  • Regularly update the scope of work of the team to deliver appropriate support to client advisors and clients and constantly challenging the MET processes critically to enhance efficiency continuously; also actively collaborate with MET SEA teams and closely align with MET SEA functional management

  • Lead by example and build a collaborative and enabling team with solid trust and strong team spirit, driving the team to deliver excellence and foster a strong spirit in ensuring that the core MET principles (Client Focus, Accountability, Quality & Consistency and Teamwork) are upheld with each task/service performed

  • Ensure UBS's processes & policies are obeyed by all team members & raise risk issues where identified and strengthen MET operational processes and controls and reinforce risk governance within MET – identify, assess and manage risk appropriately

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Contact Details:

UBS Recruiting Switzerland

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You'll be leading the Market Expert Team WM SEA Thailand at One Raffles Quay, and you will have a solid reporting line direct into the Market Head and an additional functional reporting line into the head of MET SEA. The MET is a team of Client Advisor Assistants which is responsible for providing comprehensive support to Client Advisors & Desk Heads in the respective market. WM SEA Thailand delivers high quality investment advice to wealthy individuals in the Thailand market. Providing an excellent & outstanding client experience is our goal.

Your expertise:

  • A university degree in Finance, Banking or a related discipline, or equivalent

  • At least 7-10 years of professional experience in Wealth Management front, middle or back office roles

  • Ideally with solid experience in building & leading high performing support teams

  • An excellent understanding of the Wealth Management offering, front-to-back processes and what it takes to deliver outstanding services to our clients

  • Exceptional social skills & a high degree of empathy, as well as excellent proven organizational skills and a passion for leadership and for people

  • Excellent spoken and very good written knowledge of English; a good conversational level of Teochew and Mandarin is an advantage

You are

  • A natural communicator, strong leader, motivator & team player

  • Comfortable in interacting with colleagues of various levels, including senior management

  • Resilient, unconditionally reliable & responsible, hardworking

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 179674BR

Business Divisions: Global Wealth Management

Title: Team Head, WM Market Expert Team, 100%, WM SEA Thailand

City: Singapore

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Singapore

Function Category: Business management, administration and support