AVP, Corporate Structuring - Corporate Treasury, Group Finance

DBS Bank Limited
Singapore, Singapore
Jul 17, 2019
Jul 22, 2019
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Business Function

Group Finance aims to deliver world-class standards in reporting, financial planning and finance processes. We provide insights and analyses that help the bank make sound business decisions - whether in the areas of product development or customer profitability. We also provide capital management, business planning, forecasting, and tax and accounting advisory services.

The bank is also a certified Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for the Singapore Qualification Programme by the Singapore Accountancy Commission and an Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Approved Employer.


The Corporate Structuring role within Capital and Funding provides an opportunity to work on planning/structuring and execution of transactions to achieve an optimum corporate structure (from various perspectives, for e.g. capital, accounting, tax), and involves detailed analysis and preparation of materials to support regulatory engagement, Board decision-making, senior management committees and business-specific working groups.

The key accountabilities of this hire are as follows:
  • Research and conduct supporting analysis for different corporate structuring strategies for the Group in order to identify opportunities to better align accounting/tax/capital with firm strategies and initiatives.
  • Assist in project management/ co-ordination and execution of transactions (capital/wholesale funding).
  • Support documentation and internal approval process for new initiatives.
  • Ensuring proper analysis of risks/consequences of transactions (from a legal/ tax/ capital/ accounting/ booking model) and all necessary operational aspects are clearly considered and executed.
  • Collaborate with various teams/functions within the Bank in ensuring end-to-end process of project is covered.
  • Assist in any ad-hoc projects required of the Corporate Finance team.

  • University degree in Business, Accounting, Economics or Finance. Open to other disciplines (e.g. Engineering) if have relevant experience in banking industry. CFA would be looked upon favourably.
  • Work experience in the following areas would be preferable:
  • Transaction advisory - planning and implementation.
  • Strategy formulation and financial modelling (e.g. performing financial analyses to assess consequences of specific transactions).
  • Consulting and planning (for e.g. analysing proposed transactions for risks from an accounting/tax/capital)
  • Due diligence
  • Proactive, accurate, accountable with strong problem-solving skills
  • Willing and capable to adapt quickly to changes in regulatory environment, willing to expand knowledge (in accounting/tax/regulatory space)
  • Possess good analytical and written skills
  • Confident and outgoing personality needed to liaise with various internal stakeholders throughout the bank and external advisors
  • Possess drive and desire to succeed
  • Attention to detail is critical
  • Able to organize and lead complex processes
  • Team player
  • Strong presentation skills

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We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.

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