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iGM Wealth Planner

Responsibilities

    iFAST Global Markets (“iGM”) is a wealth planning division of iFAST Capital Sdn Bhd for iGM Wealth Planners to offer consumers personalised and unbiased financial solutions with complete transparency on commissions, fees and information on wealth management products.

    Here at iGM, we believe in the Asset Accumulation model and the tenacity required to build the longevity of your advisory business. To be dedicated to a long-term career involves setting in place a sustainable business model and goals to achieve your continued success. We believe that our recurring income model will help build your future while our Fintech solutions can help you to manage your clients’ portfolios more efficiently and effectively.

    We understand the importance of client ownership. The client base and all accumulated assets you have built in iGM over time will remain yours and are fully transferrable wherever you go.

    We are looking for someone who is: -
  • Able to provide personalised financial consulting to clients and help clients to meet their needs and grow their assets.
  • Able to recommend and grow clients’ portfolios with a wide range of wealth management products, such as Unit Trusts, OTC-Bond, Discretionary Portfolios, Insurance and etc.
  • Able to expand new client base and build a trusting relationship through your own capacity, network and business development activities.
  • Willing to keep abreast of investment market trends and committed to continuous learning.
  • Have patience in handling clients’ issues, complaints, product enquiries and provide timely support to clients.
  • Confident, professional, prioritise clients’ interests, and has the drive to succeed.

Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in Wealth Management, Banking, Investments, Unit Trust, Insurance, or Financial Planning industry.
  • Self-motivated, positive and resourceful.
  • Good planning and organizing skills as well as good learning attitude.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Client-oriented, pleasant and pro-actively meeting customers.
  • Strong interest in investment and insurance products.
  • Professional certification such as CFP, RFP, ChFP or CMSRL holder will have an added advantage.
  • Preferable candidates with experience as Private Bankers, Premier Bankers, Relationship Managers, Personal Financial Consultants (PFC) or Unit Trust Consultants (UTC) are encouraged to apply.
  • Able to work independently and is a team player.
  • Attractive remuneration structure.
  • Application from existing iFAST partners i.e. CUTA and CPRA’s representatives will not be considered.
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Investment Marketing Executive (Preferably with Digital Marketing experience)

Responsibilities

  • Formulate strategies to build a lasting digital connection with clients.
  • Launch online adverts through Google Adwords, Facebook etc. to increase company and brand awareness.
  • Be actively involved in Search Engine Optimization (SEO) on a continuous basis.
  • Manage the company’s presence on social media.
  • Write content for the company’s social media and improve the results in terms of likes, shares, etc.
  • Measure performance of digital marketing efforts using a variety of Web Analytics tools.
  • Track and analyse the effectiveness and success of marketing initiatives to identify opportunities.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or equivalent.
  • Have 1-3 years of experience in digital marketing.
  • Preferably with working experience in the financial sector.
  • Good command in spoken and written English, Mandarin, and Bahasa Melayu.
  • Creative and is a team player.
  • Good communication skill, negotiation skill, interpersonal skill and analytical skill.
  • Strong interest in investment products.
  • Possess knowledge of social media tools (SEO, SEM), Facebook marketing, Google+, etc.
  • Knowledge of online marketing and good understanding of major marketing channels.
  • Working experience in the bond or insurance sectors is a plus.
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Executive, Client Services (Bilingual English & Chinese Speaking)

Responsibilities

    If you are looking for a career to unlock new opportunities, join us and experience the possibilities.

    iFAST Capital is a wealth management fintech platform headquartered in Singapore, providing a comprehensive range of investment products and services to financial advisory firms, financial institutions, banks, internet companies, multinational companies, as well as retail and high net worth investors in Asia.
    We are looking for Client Services Executive to be based in our KL office. This is a fantastic opportunity for career development in the financial industry. If you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, and love solving problems, we would love to meet you!

    Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Deliver excellent customer service and manage the needs of our clients (and business partners) through omni-channels (phone, livechat and email).
  • Proactive in liaising with various operation teams to resolve issue.
  • Consolidate, identify and evaluate feedbacks from clients (and business partners), and seek to improve overall service quality.
  • Continuously identify work processes flaw, and improve its efficiencies.

Requirements

  • Personality traits: Attentiveness, detailed oriented, patience, empathy and trustworthy.
  • Strong in stress tolerance, able to work fast under pressure.
  • Multitasking, able to prioritizes tasks and complete it efficiently.
  • Adaptability, ready to adapt in changing working environment.
  • Critical thinker, solve problems by analyzing and evaluating information.
  • Good command of English and Mandarin, both spoken and written.
  • Able to work on public holidays and weekends.
  • Possess a diploma or higher.
  • Working experience in a contact centre environment handling inbound call are encouraged to apply.
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Java Developer - Up to RM6,000 for Top Graduates

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for development and maintenance of online portals and enterprise web applications.
  • Gather users’ requirements and able translate users’ requirements into system design.
  • Involve in system testing and debugging.

Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Excellent programming skills.
  • Familiar with any of the following tools/technologies: Java, Spring, Hibernate, Oracle, AngularJs, ReactJs, JQuery, CSS, Bootstrap.
  • Google Communication Skills.
  • Highly motivated.
  • Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply & training will be provided.
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Internship for Finance Students

Responsibilities

  • Keying of clients' cheque / payment slip details into payment receipt register (emails).
  • Prepare bill payment by uploading bill payment files (CIMB, RHB, MBB and SCB) and create FPX funds transfer (RHB).
  • Auto receive and tag trades to receipts & replied all payment slip received by emails.
  • Prepare and perform daily STS reports.

Requirements

  • Candidate must possess or currently pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Finance/Accountancy/Banking or equivalent.
  • Applicants must be willing to work in Jalan Sultan Ismail (next to Pavilion).
  • Internship position(s) for duration of 3 month(s).
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Project Analyst (IT Partnership Division)

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with the business owners or product owners to influence and understand the product vision, strategic product direction, and product roadmap.
  • Understand the business objectives and rationales behind high level product features, analyze and translate them into detailed user specifications.
  • Work with the IT application team throughout the system development life cycle to deliver product features and solutions.
  • Act as the key interface between relevant departments/units and/or external vendors.
  • Coordinate with users in integration and testing of new enhancements.
  • Keep abreast of the market, suggest and propose new business initiatives.

Requirements

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, IT, Business Information Systems or related field.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Passionate about supporting development of IT systems and applications.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum software development environment a plus.
  • Good command of English (written and spoken), and fluent in Mandarin/Cantonese will be an advantage.
  • Required Skills: Database knowledge (SQL), Automated Testing (Cucumber)
  • Working experience in software development within financial sector or domain knowledge in financial investment is a plus.
  • Candidate with automated testing will have added advantage.



    * Candidates with more experience will be considered as Senior Executive.
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Business Development Executive

Responsibilities

  • Conduct presentations and trainings to financial advisers / business partners.
  • Develop deep relationships at all levels in key accounts.
  • Identify new business opportunities, develop and implement business strategies to achieve business goals and targets given.
  • Maintain insight of investment market trends.
  • Deliver effective and efficient client support.
  • Undertake ad-hoc functions and related duties as required.

Requirements

  • 1 year working experience or fresh graduate with a Degree in Business (preferably in Banking/Finance).
  • Good understanding of investment.
  • Self-motivated, team player & customer centric.
  • Good client management & communication skills.
  • Sales oriented and able to work under pressure.
  • Applicants should be Malaysian citizens or hold relevant residence status.
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FinTech R&D Software Engineer (Java)

Responsibilities

    We believe there is no end to innovation, especially in iFAST and the FinTech industry. Every day is a new challenge for us, for you.

    So what kind of tasks will you be doing, you ask? You will be doing possibly anything that we think we can do it better, whether it is an internal project or even external one. It can range from enhancing our own websites to writing a program that predicts the winning combination for the next lottery.

    We love people who are inquisitive and dynamic, who can think of new ways to do existing things (including shortcuts), or come out with some crazy solutions that surprise us (pleasant ones, most preferably). We want people who love learning and researching into latest technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Overload and White Collar Automation. We want people who dare to experiment and create innovative solutions that continuously put our financial services platforms at the forefront of the industry. We don’t mind geeks. In fact, we love them, especially if they are hungry too.

Requirements

    Bachelor in Computer Science or related field (First Class Honours).

    Proficient in Java Programming, Relational Databases, SQL and ORM technologies; knowledge of various framework (Spring / Hibernate / AngularJs) is a plus.

    Strong analytical skills and a keen interest in financial products and services.

    “Never say die” attitude and one who is well on top of latest technological trends and developments.

    Senior position will be offered depending on your relevant experiences.

    Starting pay of RM 5,400 – RM 6,000 for fresh graduates with first class honours.
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Business Development Manager, iFAST Global Markets

Responsibilities

    iFAST Global Markets (“iGM”) is a division of iFAST Capital Sdn Bhd providing financial solutions through a team of dedicated in-house professional advisers/specialists to assist investors in making informed and prudent financial decisions. iGM strives to offer consumers personalised and unbiased financial solutions with complete transparency on commissions, fees and information on wealth management products.

    We are looking for someone who is: -
  • Able to conduct presentations and trainings to iGM team.
  • Able to expand iGM base, including identify business opportunities and recruit potential candidates to join the team.
  • Develop a trusting relationship in your team through your own capacity, network and business development activities.
  • Able to plan and implement business/marketing strategies to achieve business goals and target given.
  • Willing to keep abreast of investment market trends and committed to continuous learning.
  • Patience in handling team issues, complaints, product enquiries and provide timely and effective client supports.
  • Confident, professional, and has the drive to succeed.
  • Willing to undertake ad-hoc functions, projects and related duties as required.

Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Wealth Management, Banking, Investments, Unit Trust, Insurance, or Financial Planning industry.
  • Self-motivated, positive, resourceful and desired to success.
  • Good planning and organizing skills as well as good learning attitude.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Sales-oriented, pleasant, pro-actively and able to work under pressure.
  • Strong interest in investment and insurance products.
  • Professional certification such as CFP or RFP or CMSRL holder will have an added advantage.
  • Candidates with experience in Private Banking, Premier Banking, UTMC, or asset management companies) are encouraged to apply.
  • Able to work independently and is a team player.
  • Attractive remuneration structure.
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Web Designer / Developer

Responsibilities

    We are looking for a Front-End Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming.

    Responsibilities will include:

  • Translation of design wireframes and information architecture wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application.
  • You will work with the UI team to bridge the gap between design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.
  • Understands how to develop for proper performance.

Requirements

  • Degree in Information Technology, Web Development, Computer Science or related.
  • Expert in standards-based, cross-browser, multi-device development and responsive web.
  • Expert in writing thoughtful, well-formed: XHTML, HTML5, and CSS3.
  • Expert in hand-coding HTML without the use of a WYSIWYG editor.
  • Sensitivity to user-system interaction and up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies.
  • Conversant in both English and Chinese language to liaise with Chinese speaking associates.
  • Experience in Javascript framework and backend technologies will be an added advantage.
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Java Developer (Trading Solution)

Responsibilities

  • Development of high frequency trading solutions.
  • Build exchange market data solution.
  • Manage global market trading solution.
  • Involve in system testing and debugging.

Requirements

  • Degree in computer Science or related field.
  • Familiar with Java Spring, Maven, Dot Net, C++.
  • Familiar with Weblolgic Application Server & Microsoft Database.
  • Knowledge and exposure in IT development with data messaging will be advantages.
  • Conversant in both English and Chinese languages to liaise with Chinese speaking associates.
  • Highly motivated and able to work independently.
  • Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply, training will be provided.
  • Up to RM5,400 for Top Graduates.
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Mobile Application Developer (RM5,000 - RM10,000)

Responsibilities

  • Contribute to our native apps.
  • Integrate with our backend services to make sure we are delivering a great mobile user experience that’s super-fast for end users.
  • Help improve code quality through writing unit tests, automation and performing code reviews.
  • Participate in brainstorming sessions and have the chance to contribute innovative and original ideas to our technology, algorithms and product.
  • Work with the product and design team to understand end-user requirements and use cases, then translate that into a pragmatic and effective technical solution.
  • Dive into difficult problems and successfully deliver results within a schedule.

Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Experience in Android/iOS application development.
  • Experience with JAVA, Android SDK, iOS SDK, frameworks or tools to create mobile web, native or hybrid apps for iOS/Android devices.
  • Experience with JavaScript and H5/CSS is preferred.
  • Experience with modern JS framework such as ReactNative/React, Redux, AngularJS, etc is preferred.
  • Ability to showcase apps developed previously will be a plus.
  • Must be analytical, self-driven and proactive in keeping up with new technologies and programming languages.
  • Must have excellent problem solving skills and love technical challenges.
  • Must be able to take initiative to be productive and efficient.
  • Fresh graduates are welcome to apply (up to RM5,400 for Top Graduates).
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Portfolio Manager

Responsibilities

    As a Portfolio Manager, you will become part of the Regional Portfolio Management team in iFAST Corporation Ltd in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia. The Regional Portfolio Management team has a reporting line to the Group CEO, in addition to local administrative reporting lines. iFAST Corporation is a Singapore Mainboard listed financial institution with presence in 5 countries, namely Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, India and China.

    Your key responsibilities include managing clients’ portfolios of unit trusts, ETFs and/or direct securities such as bonds and stocks, as part of iFAST’s discretionary portfolio management services (DPMS) offered through both the B2C and B2B business divisions.

    iFAST combines our expertise in investments and Fintech, with our distribution capabilities (the Fundsupermart/Bondsupermart portals and the network of over 5,000 advisers using our platforms in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia) to deliver cost efficient investment management services to our clients.

    Your responsibilities will also include playing a key role in making presentations to the investors and advisers. You are also expected to help with the research efforts of the group.

Requirements

  • Passionate about looking for investment opportunities, and have a sharp eye for investment opportunities.
  • An independent thinker with a value-oriented investment approach and with the right temperament.
  • Have a good macro understanding of the global investment environment, as well as micro company fundamentals.
  • 3-5 years of investment management and/or research experience.
  • Required language (s): Bahasa Malaysia, English.
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Executive, Client Services (Cantonese Speaking)

Responsibilities

  • Handle investors & financial adviser's enquiries and transactional needs via phone, email effectively.
  • Responsible in providing reliable and accurate explanation or solutions professionally and promptly.
  • Able to explain basic investment concepts and product features to investors.
  • Liaise with appropriate departments to resolve issues brought up by customers.
  • Consolidate investors & financial advisers' feedback and seek to improve service quality and user-friendliness of iFAST website.
  • Undertakes special assignment, ad-hoc functions and related duties as required by superior or business owner.

Requirements

  • Passion and confidence in communicating (written and verbal) in Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin) and English is an essential requirement to be successful in this role.
  • Candidates who possessed at least 2 – 3 years of experiences in customer service will have an advantage.
  • Customer orientation and initiative.
  • Positive working attitude and able to work in a team environment.
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Fintech Media Specialist

Responsibilities

  • To assist the Director of Fintech Media to coordinate Fintech Media activities across the group.
  • To help develop and manage the group's "Robo-media" properties.
  • To engage in data analytics to unearth customer insights for the various business units across the group.

Requirements

  • Need to have a good command of English, and an interest in Investment content.
  • Needs to have a functional command of Chinese.
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Internal IT Auditor (Based in Singapore)

Responsibilities

  • Perform internal audit engagement (ie. review of security and controls in operating systems, application systems, network infrastructure, databases and internet) to provide assurance to Group Management on internal control.
  • Ascertain compliance with regulation and security within areas in IT.
  • To highlight forward looking indicators of potential risks within areas in IT.
  • Special / adhoc audits, where required.

Requirements

  • At least 3-5 years of experience in IT audit (with particular focus on IT security).
  • Comfortable as self-starter with ability to work independently and willing to conduct hands-on field work.
  • Fluent in English and Chinese Language.
  • Willing to travel (approx. 10-20% travel expected).
  • Familiar with Java, Weblogic application server & oracle database.
  • Position to be based in Singapore.
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UI/UX Designer - RM4,000 to RM8,000 ( Interns are welcome)

Responsibilities

    We are looking for (Senior) UI/UX designers that can create world class user interfaces that visually amaze but are simple to use.
    Salary commensurate with experience and quality of portfolio.

  • Responsibilities include gathering user requirements, designing graphic elements and building navigation components.
  • Gather and evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and developers.
  • Work closely with development teams to ensure that design specifications are implemented.
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, process flows and sitemaps.
  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets.
  • Develop UI mockups and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look like.
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders.
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems.

Requirements

  • Solid portfolio of visual and interaction design work.
  • Passion about the space: You love the world of design and are always keeping on top of the most recent design and usability improvements.
  • Can-do attitude: Will go the extra mile to launch the best possible design.
  • This isn't a coding role, but we'd expect a familiarity with HTML, CSS, jquery and desire to learn and grow as a developer.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, photoshop or other prototyping tools (eg. Sketch, Axure, Balsamiq).
  • Conversant in both English and Chinese language to liaise with Chinese speaking associates.
  • Degree in Interaction Design, Web Design, Graphic Design, Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent experience.
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Internship for Accounting Students

Responsibilities

  • Assist in managing day to day financial operations.
  • Perform basic data entry transactions and balance sheet reconciliation.
  • Assist in payments and bank reconciliation.
  • Other key administrative functions and ad-hoc assignment in Finance Department.
  • Handle and deal with payees and banks on payment matters.

Requirements

  • Candidate must possess or currently be pursuing Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree in
  • Finance/Accountancy/Banking or equivalent.
  • Required skill(s): MS Excel
  • 1 Internship position available for duration of 3-6 months.
  • Organized individual with good team work spirit.
  • Able to converse in English and communicate well.
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FinTech Full Stack Developer

Responsibilities

    Interested in Software Development related to Financial Technology? This is your golden opportunity to explore more in FinTech. For this position, you will able to enhance your technical skills such as coding and debugging, you will also have the chance to learn about investment products such as Unit Trusts Funds, Bonds and even Stocks! In addition, you will have excellent exposure to different international IT projects from Singapore, Hong Kong, China and India.

  • Own the overall development of features from technical design, implementation, to release.
  • Work with project team to meet scheduled due dates, while identifying emerging issues and recommending solutions for problems and independently perform assigned tasks, perform production incident management.
  • Managing customer expectations, time bound response and solution to the technical issues.
  • Building performance, reliable, scalable, and secure code.
  • Support and ongoing development for existing projects.

Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Strong in Java
  • Excellence knowledge of Relational Databases, SQL & ORM technologies (Eg. Hibernate)
  • Experience in web development using at least one of the popular web frameworks (HTML, CSS, JSP, JSF, Spring MVC, AngularJs, ReactJs, VueJs)
  • Highly motivated and able to work independently
  • Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply (Up to RM5,400 for Top Graduates)
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Software Test Engineer

Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain software test plans, test cases, and scripts in accordance with current QA procedures and methodologies to accurately describe test scope and test schedules.
  • Translate business requirements and user stories to test cases, test scripts and test scenarios.
  • Help develop and enhance test automation suite, execute these automated tests.
  • Focus on testing RESTful APIs and large-scale batch processes.
  • Conduct system, smoke and regression testing for one or more systems.
  • Define data quality test strategy and test plan in collaboration with project stakeholders.

Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field with CGPA > 3.3
  • Proficient in Java Programming, Relational Databases, SQL and ORM technologies, knowledge of various framework (Spring/Hibernate/AngularJs) is a plus.
  • Strong in critical thinking.
  • Senior position will be offered depending on your relevant experiences.
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Securities Dealer, Securities Dealing

Responsibilities

  • Perform execution of orders for fixed income and listed securities (equities and ETFs) on global stock exchanges.
  • Generate fixed income/ ETFs/ stocks investment ideas.
  • Conduct presentations and training.
  • Service and support company’s existing customers.
  • Involve in the development of securities trading solution and enhancement of the dealing process.
  • Set up of new market access to global stock exchange and new counterparties.
  • Involve in Project Development and ad-hoc duties as required.

Requirements

  • Degree with 1 or 2 years of experience in securities dealing in stockbroking industry preferred.
  • Fresh graduates are welcome to apply.
  • Holder of Representative Licence with MAS 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.
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Internship for UI / UX Designer - RM2,000 for Top Students

Responsibilities

    We are looking for a Design Intern to join our team. You will assist in design some mockup and work with IT team to ensure consistency between design and implementation.

    What You'll Do:
  • Designing wireframes and mock-ups of new features.
  • Collaborating with team members during design reviews to refine user experience
  • Working with IT team to ensure consistency between design and implementation.
  • Propose solutions to solve design / user experience challenges.

Requirements

  • Knowledge of UI/UX best practice and trends.
  • Experience in Sketch, Axure, Adobe XD is a plus.
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively.
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Operations Executive

Responsibilities

  • Perform account creation and approval.
  • Handle fund administration and operations duties such as subscription, transfer, switching and redemption of funds.
  • Check and ensure timely recording/process of all investment transactions (ie Funds, Bond).
  • Prepare Unit Reconciliations to tally client units with fund manager records.
  • To prepare commission reporting.
  • To be involved in ad-hoc task as assigned by the Operation Manager.
  • Ensure the operating procedures are adhered to regulatory and company requirements.
  • Provide general administration and support to operations department.
  • Participate in various Project and User Acceptance Testing relating to the enhancement of system to improve workflow.

Requirements

  • Candidate must possess at least a Degree in Accountancy / Banking & Finance / Business administration.
  • Preferably executives specializing in banking or unit trust distribution.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel.
  • Possess good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-motivated and able to multi-task.
  • High level of attention to detail, hardworking and strong sense of responsibility.
  • Able to work independently, reliable and always take initiative.
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FinTech Data Scientist

Responsibilities

    We are looking for an innovative Data Scientist to work with our FinTech R&D Software Engineer to help our business units gain valuable insights through analyzing customer behavior, transaction patterns and markets data.

    The candidate has to be adept at using large data sets to find opportunities for product and process optimization and using models to test the effectiveness of different courses of action.


    Key responsibilities:
  • Work with stakeholders throughout the organization to identify opportunities for leveraging company data to drive business solutions.
  • Analyze client data and investment market data to drive optimization and improvement of product development, marketing techniques and business strategies.
  • Experiment, develop and implement machine learning models.
  • Plan statistical experiments and suitable metrics for evaluating models’ lifecycle and retrain model as necessary.
  • Prepare data pipelines as necessary from internal or external sources to acquire data required.

Requirements

  • Bachelor degree or Masters in Mathematics, Actuarial Science or Computer Science.
  • Strong knowledge of statistics and mathematics (e.g. basic understanding behind machine learning algorithms such as decision trees, SVM, neural networks, etc.)
  • Good command of English and Mandarin, both reading and writing.
  • Min 3 years of experience in a data science role or relevant experience.
  • We prefer applicants who are skilled in:
    - Python (sklearn, Tensorflow, Pytorch)
    - Relational and non-relational databases, data collection, ETL and big data concepts
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Research Analyst

Responsibilities

  • Source and recommend unit trusts for distribution to complement fundsupermart.com’s existing offerings.
  • Conduct product due diligence, analysis, reviews and recommendations of unit trusts for distribution to end clients.
  • Conduct analysis of financial markets, and produce original articles on bond/equity markets.
  • Articulate unit trusts analysis, reviews and/or recommendations via both written articles as well as presentations.
  • Translate in-house research views into suitable product recommendations (including portfolio construction).
  • Provide training support to the frontline team on product recommendations.

Requirements

  • A good degree in Economic/ Finance/ Mathematics or related discipline with less than 2 years of related working experience. Fresh graduates are welcomed to apply.
  • Keen interest in investing, financial markets and economics. Candidate with experience dealing with unit trusts will have an added advantage.
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills.
  • Strong presentation skills in both English and Chinese.
  • Strong analytical ability with good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-motivated individual with a strong sense of urgency.
  • Able to work independently as well as be a team player.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit a written essay prior to first interview.
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Full Stack Web Developer - Java (Programmer / Software Engineer)

Responsibilities

  • Design and implement Java applications using different frameworks.
  • Responsible for development, maintenance of enterprise web applications and provide tier-3 support for business.
  • Gather users’ requirements and translate it into system design.
  • Involve in development life cycle, debugging and enhancement.

Requirements

  • Fresh graduates are welcome to apply. (Up to RM5,400 for Top Graduates)
  • Candidate must possess at least a bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or IT/Software related field.
  • Required FrontEnd Skill(s): HTML/HTML5, CSS, JAVASCRIPT.
  • Required BackEnd Skill(s): JAVA, J2EE, Servlets & JSP.
  • Familiar with following Skill is a plus:
    -Spring and Hibernate Framework
    -Oracle Database
    -Angular JS
    -Jquery
    -Restful API
  • Willing and passionate to learn new technology.
  • Strong analytical & problem solving skills.
  • Required language(s): English, Chinese
  • Able to speak Cantonese will be added advantage.
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Internship for IT Students (Mobile App/Java Developer) - RM2,000 for Top Students

Responsibilities


    • Translate users’ requirement into mobile app or system design.
    • Opportunity to be involved in mobile web, native or hybrid app development, testing, debugging for iOS/Android devices using ReactJS, ReactNative, NodeJS, Android SDK or iOS SDK.

Requirements


    • Candidate must possess or currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or equivalent.
    • Priority will be given to those who has good understanding in Java, Javascript, HTML, CSS.
    • Available for duration of 3/6 months.
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Internal Auditor

Responsibilities

  • Review and evaluate adequacy and effectiveness of the Group’s internal control systems and operation procedures in compliance with corporate policies, guidelines and regulatory requirements.
  • Evaluate risks and controls as well as recommend business focused solutions to mitigate risks, improve controls and enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of operations.
  • Plan and perform designated audits to ensure timely completion with internal audit benchmarks while documenting the work carried out in accordance with internal audit standards.
  • Promote internal audit as a management service that independently adds value by providing an accurate, concise analyses and reports.
  • Assist in the preparation of audit reports and recommendations for improvements to the Audit Committee.

Requirements

  • University degree in Accountancy/Business/or equivalent from recognized tertiary institutions with a minimum 3 years' audit experience in Financial Institutions.
  • Fluent in English and Chinese Language (spoken and written) in order to liaise with Chinese speaking associates.
  • Strong analytical skills with domain knowledge in financial services environment are highly advantageous.
  • Candidates should be comfortable as a self starter with the ability to work independently and conduct hands-on fieldwork.
  • The ability to maintain and ensure confidentiality is critical.
  • Willingness to accommodate a very manageable amount of travel.
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JAVA – IT Specialist (Up to RM6,000 for Top Graduates / Interns are welcome)

Responsibilities

    Welcome to join Aspire, a flat structured team with friendly working environment.
    We strongly welcome ideas and knowledge sharing among the team in order to achieve growth and encourage team brainstorming to solve problems.
    This opening gives you the opportunity to work and own the overall development of features for web and mobile app development.
    For this position, you will be able to enhance your technical skills such as coding and debugging.
    You will have the chance to learn about investment products such as Unit Trusts Funds, Bonds as well as excellent exposure to different international IT projects from Singapore, Hong Kong, China and India.

    Benefits:
  • Annual profit sharing within the partnership/team.
  • 21 days of annual leaves, sport allowance, medical, insurance coverage.
  • Work travel opportunities.
  • Professional training opportunities.
  • Friendly working environment / Flat structure team.
  • Company events (outdoor activities, movie night, OXFAM trail walker & etc).
  • Attractive salary up to RM6,000 for fresh graduates & RM2,000 for internship.

    Job Description
  • Translate users requirement into system design (planning, technical design, implementation, testing).
  • Provide support for existing projects also enhancement for ongoing development.
  • Building performance, reliable, scalable and secure code.
  • Research on new technology, tools, library, plugin, framework & etc, implementation and documentation.

Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science or IT/Software related field.
  • Familiar with Java, J2EE, JSP/Servlet, JavaScript, HTML
  • Knowledge in Relational Database, SQL query, Hibernate.
  • Experience in web or mobile development with popular frameworks (AngularJs, ReactJs, Spring MVC) is a plus.
  • Strong analytic & problem solving skills
  • Able to work under minimal supervision.
  • Fresh graduates & Interns are encouraged to apply.
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Research Analyst, Fixed Income

Responsibilities

  • Analyze and research on fixed income securities and markets, with a primary focus on MYR and USD credits.
  • Provide timely analytical reports, investment recommendations and updated information to clients.
  • Develop and enhance analysis tools to support investment recommendations.
  • Prepare presentation materials and participate in presenting to clients.
  • Perform other ad-hoc projects as assigned.

Requirements

  • A good degree in Economic/ Finance/ Mathematics or related discipline. Fresh graduates are welcomed to apply.
  • 1 to 2 years of experience in fixed income industry will be an advantage.
  • Advanced knowledge in bond and other fixed income products.
  • Advanced knowledge in macro-economic, fundamental credit and relative value analysis.
  • 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.
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills in English.
  • Strong analytical ability; ability to work under tight deadline.
  • 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.
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Operations Executive - Regional Support

Responsibilities

  • To support insurance daily duties, such as process memos, proposals and policies.
  • To support insurance monthly duties, such as receive insurance commission through system and prepare monthly commission reports.
  • To support Unit Trust Administration duties daily, which include maintain fund materials (example update fund reports and fund prices in system).
  • To assist Team Manager in preparation of monthly reports and adhoc duties assigned.
  • To assist in User Acceptance Testing and participate in system enhancement to improve workflow.
  • Handle inter-department enquiries.
  • To support oversea countries, Singapore and Hong Kong.


Requirements

  • Diploma/Degree in Banking & Finance / Business Administration / Science in Business Management related fields.
  • Candidates with or without working experience with an aptitude for numbers and have interest to learn are welcome to apply.
  • Detailed and meticulous person with positive attitude.
  • Able to work well under stress and fast pace environment.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Well-organized and able to solve problems with an open-minded and analytical approach.
  • Able to work on Malaysia public holidays in rotation basis.

Applicants are invited to email us a comprehensive resume with qualifications, skills and working experience, and expected salary to The Human Resource Manager at hrmanager.my@ifastfinancial.com

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. We regret that only shortlisted applicants will be notified. Applicants who have written to us earlier need not re-apply.

Note: ob 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.