IT Business Partner (Corporate Finance team/Perm/Central)

Cornerstone Global Partners

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Update day: 11-02-2024

Location: Singapore

Category: Sales


Salary: 12000 - 15000 SGD / month

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Company Overview

Our client is a wholly-owned subsidiary of a Singapore-headquartered conglomerate with several affiliated businesses that specialises in property, infrastructure and asset management. Their organisation is established to provide business support and office administration services to their parent company.

Role Summary

Are you an experienced IT professional looking for an exciting opportunity in the field of IT Business Partnership? Our client is seeking an accomplished individual to fill the role of IT Business Partner (Corporate Finance). In this position, you will act as the key intermediary between the Corporate Finance teams and the IT department, collaborating to identify, strategize, and implement technology solutions that align with the corporate finance goals.


  • Act as the primary liaison between the Corporate Finance teams and the IT department, comprehending their business processes, requirements, and challenges.
  • Partner with stakeholders to identify and prioritize technology initiatives that are in harmony with the corporate finance strategic objectives.
  • Work closely with the IT department to translate business requirements into technical specifications, ensuring the timely and successful deployment of technology solutions.
  • Foster strong relationships with business users, IT teams, and external vendors to proficiently manage and execute technology projects.
  • Offer guidance and support to business users in the efficient utilization of existing technology platforms and tools.
  • Monitor and assess the performance of technology solutions, pinpointing areas for enhancement and proposing upgrades as required.
  • Stay current with industry trends and emerging technologies in corporate finance, aiming to identify opportunities for innovation and process enhancement.
  • Collaborate with the IT department to safeguard the security, availability, and integrity of corporate finance systems and data.
  • Participate in the creation and execution of training programs intended to enhance the technology skills and knowledge of business users.
  • Engage in meetings and presentations, delivering senior management updates on technology projects and initiatives.
  • Lead the end-to-end Service Strategic Management:
  • Recommend new strategy decisions (e.g., overall services’ goals, digital transformation plans, etc.)
  • Provide inputs/reviews on IT strategy, svc. portfolio demand & finance mgmt. for platform-specific apps, supported by the company’s IT
  • Lead the strategizing of BP-managed innovations and the overall management of the platform’s customer relationships
  • Approve newly identified service requirements arising from business/ platform needs & goals
  • Drive service design activities while providing platform-specific insights
  • Agree on platform-specific services listed in the service catalogue
  • Provide platform-specific inputs for designing the service catalogue, services for continuity and ITSCM training & testing
  • Oversee management of the platform’s capacity and performance needs
  • Provide platform-specific information (inputs & review) during implementation of Enterprise & Platform specific apps. for a few L3 processes
  • Provide business inputs for specific applications and major incident handling, largely supported by CoE and SSC
  • Ensure service failures (incidents) are communicated to affected users within the Platforms
  • Assess and authorize the Business Continuity Plan (BCP)
  • Participate in research and analysis to recommend new services/solutions post-evaluation
  • Agree on the service review scope for processes relevant to the platform
  • Provide platform-specific inputs for the scope of service review
  • Govern and oversee IT compliance for all Platform-specific technology initiatives


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, finance, or a related field.
  • Proven success in a similar role, preferably within the financial services industry, or with other industries as an IT Business Partner to the corporate finance department.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Fund Management and Investment processes, including portfolio management, trade execution, risk management, and performance measurement.
  • Profound understanding of corporate finance technology platforms, encompassing portfolio management systems, order management systems, and risk management tools.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the capacity to collaborate effectively with business users, IT teams, and external vendors.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities, with the ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions.
  • Proficiency in project management, managing multiple projects and priorities concurrently.
  • Familiarity with regulatory requirements and industry best practices in corporate finance technology.
  • Adaptability in a dynamic environment with a commitment to delivering high-quality solutions within established timelines.

If you believe you fit the requirements for the role, please click "Apply Now" or drop an email quoting the job title.

Dawn Nerine Toh dawnnerine.toh(at)

EA Registration Number: 19C9859

CGP Singapore (Licence Number: 19C9859)

Due to an anticipated high volume of applicants, we regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Information provided in this advertisement is for recruitment purposes only.

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Deadline: 27-03-2024

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