Innovation Strategist - Financial Services - Hong Kong

Location: Hong Kong
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH241020_1583320765

Innovation Strategist Lead - Financial Services - Hong Kong

A tier one financial services client is looking for an Innovation Strategist to lead a team in driving their FinTech programs.

Key responsibilities

  • Manage FinTech/Startup program from initialization stage to preparation and execution
  • Establish and maintain a close relationship with various business units to understand their needs, then adopt a consultative approach to ensure POCs align with business objectives
  • Strengthen collaboration among regional teams/businesses to drive innovation and align priorities
  • Keep track of budget and headcount, including preparation and presentation of key strategies to senior management

Hiring requirements

  • University degree in one or more of the following: Computer Science, Engineering, Business Administration, Finance, Economics or a related discipline
  • 7+ years' work experience in business technology, strategy consulting and/or business development experience
  • Strong track record in managing FinTech programs and innovation ecosystem
  • Strong change management and project management skills, with a track record in leading cross-functional teams and managing multiple priorities
  • Good understanding of financial services products such as payment, credit card, etc.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills in English and Chinese
  • Strong interpersonal skills; able to build relationship with external partners/stakeholders on behalf of the company

Please submit resume to Stephanie Tung: stephanie.tung@ambition.com.hk

Regrettably only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.