Overview

Job Location:
Singapore

The Government Technology Agency (GovTech) aims to transform the delivery of Government digital services by taking an “outside-in” view, putting citizens and businesses at the heart of everything we do. We also develop the Smart Nation infrastructure and applications, and facilitate collaboration with citizens and businesses to co-develop technologies.

Join us as we support Singapore’s vision of building a Smart Nation – a nation of possibilities empowered through info-communications technology and related engineering.

To support the Director of Finance and the wider finance team to deliver transformational projects and initiatives. The objective of FSTO is to transform the way Finance works and adds value by:

• Re-thinking the role of the traditional finance department

• Identifying new value adding tasks and competencies in line with emerging norms

• Identifying and removing process wastes while seeking opportunities to implement solutions for automation, digitalization and data visualisation

What you will be working on:

  • Lead change from within for the Finance Division

  • Champion and facilitate the implementation of technology driven initiatives (e.g. Robotic Process Automation, Data Analytics) to enhance business functionalities and overall performance, while maintaining a high degree of satisfaction

  • Oversee project management and planning of various initiatives

  • Identify, communicate and celebrate early wins, and stay resilient when things do not go as planned, with the ability to recover back to a successful path quickly

  • Drive awareness, engagement and commitment of stakeholders on the need to change, what success looks like, with a strong desire to participate in the success of the change

  • Oversee issues arising from the Workday Financial System, collaborate with the central project team on resolutions, enhancements and use of advanced functionalities

  • Support ad-hoc activities as required to support the Finance Division in meeting its commitments

What we are looking for:

Domain knowledge and experience

  • Background in Finance Applications and Processes consulting domain

  • Good understanding of Finance functions, operating models, supporting organization structures, processes and best practices

  • 8 – 10 years of experience in large-scale projects or systems implementation with minimum 3 years of experience in change management, rolling out new initiatives or changes relevant to Finance Transformation

Business Process Re-engineering

  • Certified in and ability to demonstrate experience in using Business Process Re-engineering methodologies (e.g. Lean Six Sigma, Service Journey, Design Thinking)

  • Able to critically review, map and document existing processes, make recommendations for rationalisation and improvement, and implement them operationally

Project management

  • Sound project management skills, working knowledge in Agile methods

Technical skills

  • Working knowledge of Workday Financials as a functional consultant will be favourable

  • Demonstrates expertise in automation tools (e.g. UiPath), Data Analytics and Visualisation tools (e.g. Python, Tableau)

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company as we believe that diversity is meaningful to innovation. Our employee benefits are based on a total rewards approach, offering a holistic and market-competitive suite of perks. This includes generous leave benefits to meet your work-life needs. We trust that you will get the job done wherever you are, and whatever works best for you – so work from home or take a break to exercise if you need to*. We also believe it’s important for you to keep honing your craft in the constantly-evolving tech landscape, so we provide and support a plethora of in-house and external learning and development opportunities all year round.

*Subject to the nature of your job role that might require you to be onsite during fixed hours