SVP/VP, Regional Cards & Payments Product Strategy, Consumer Banking Group

DBS Bank Limited
Singapore, Singapore
19 Jan 2023
18 Feb 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Business Function

As the leading bank in Asia, DBS Consumer Banking Group is in a unique position to help our customers realise their dreams and ambitions. As a market leader in the consumer banking business, DBS has a full spectrum of products and services, including deposits, investments, insurance, mortgages, credit cards and personal loans, to help our customers realise their dreams and aspirations at every life stage. Our financial solutions are not only the best in the business - they were made just right for you.

Job Objectives
  • The role holder is responsible for leading the development of Cards & Payments product value proposition and partnerships, including network scheme (i.e. VISA, Mastercard, UPI and AMEX), reward / loyalty programs, and key merchant relationships
  • Work with Country, Digital, Ecosystem and Platform teams to drive product innovation and digital journey enhancements within the context of the wider regional cards and payments strategy. This includes agreeing these partnership strategies with the relevant regional and country level stakeholders, along with associated financial and non-financial targets, strategic objectives, and enhanced delivery technology capabilities for cards and payments business.
  • Drive strategic growth initiatives such as launch of new markets and inorganic opportunities
  • Responsible for working with regional and country level stakeholders for development of Cards portfolio value accretion strategies, reimagination of product value proposition, and delivery technologies that further the capabilities of the business to serve our customers.
  • Managing relationships with network schemes on a strategic, as well as, day to day basis. Ensuring full leverage of scheme incentives / assets and optimization of association cost to drive business strategies in alignment with scheme partner interests.
  • Managing relationships with loyalty / reward programs and drive regional partnerships to enrich reward platform, streamline redemption journey, and improve reward cost efficiency.
  • Conceptualize and work with technology and digital teams to streamline digital customer journey, products and features enhancements to further the business's capability to differentiate our product proposition and deliver better customer experiences and benefits.
  • Leveraging data analytics and collaborating with regional and country teams to provide thought leadership on strategic co-brand, product innovation, and contextual campaign programs.
  • Define, deliver and review product performance metrics and initiatives together with country teams to improve portfolio value and product profitability.
  • Minimum 12-15 years of work experience in Cards & Payments product management, Consulting and/or Strategy role, preferably across multiple markets
  • Bachelors or Master's degree in business, finance or engineering
  • Solid understanding of Cards & Payments product dynamic, financials, and revenue drivers
  • Strategic, organized and self-initiated
  • Accountable, resilient and not afraid to challenge the status quo
  • Strong understanding of analytics and solid numerical skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and PPT presentation skills
  • Strong problem solving and planning skills
  • Sensitive to new payment technology development and solutions
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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.