UBS Financial Services Innovation Knowledge Manager in Zürich, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you excited about technology and the opportunities that face all of us in the Innovation Community? Are you organized and communicative, able to work with a wide variety of stakeholders at all levels of the organization? We are looking for a driven and dynamic new member of the Group Innovation Team at UBS, which is part of the Group Chief Technology Office. You will join a highly motivated and innovative team and with a clear focus on driving innovation change and collaboration with the different business divisions globally on implementation of new technology.

In close cooperation with the UBS Technology and Innovation communities and the business divisions, you will be part of a program to accelerate innovation on all UBS business areas (Investment Bank, Asset Management, Wealth Management, Retail banking and Corporate banking) across the relevant front-end channels and backend systems and to drive the transformation of the financial industry through technology with UBS.

The main responsibilities of this position include:

  • Manage communication about the Group innovation team internally and externally

  • Identify and execute diffusion of knowledge on innovation learnings at UBS

  • Manage the knowledge repository on innovation activity at UBS to build a learning organization (connections, websites, sharepoint)

  • Support stakeholder communication through preparation of analytics, briefings and talking points

  • Deliver reports and updates to the Head of Innovation and Senior management on a monthly basis

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.

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 will be part of the Group Innovation Team, which is part of the UBS Group Chief Technology Office. We are a dynamic unit where your peers and colleagues excel in their field and team spirit.

Your experience and skills:

An ideal candidate will have

• Excellent university education in business or technology or communications

• Very good experience in a bank or technology company with focus on innovation, technology or client facing capability

• Good experience with internet, intranet and social media publishing

• Project management and ability to execute structured and efficiently in cooperation with other teams in the organization

• Analytical skills, strong attention to detail

• Excellent communication and networking skills including strong written and presentation skills

• Solution-oriented, motivated and self-challenging personality with a good balance of creativity and efficiency

• Fluent in English, German is a plus

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?

Job Reference #: 165104BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Innovation Knowledge Manager

City: Zürich

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)