Development & Islamic Markets
No Position Department Candidate’s role is to: Candidate should have: Closing Date
1. Director Market Development
  • Drive the formulation of market development strategies and lead initiatives for the development of the Malaysian Capital Market to enhance market efficiency, vibrancy, liquidity, competitiveness and diversity of products and services, while ensuring alignment with SC’s regulatory mandate.
  • The candidate will provide leadership and direction for market development initiatives, including monitoring of global trends and identification of new areas for development to broaden the Malaysian Capital Market. He or she will lead the formulation and on-going review of policies and regulatory framework on market development, to ensure their continued relevance and effectiveness.
  • The candidate will engage with internal and external stakeholders, on matters relevant to capital market development. In doing so, the candidate should have an extensive financial services industry experience, be able to draw from thought leadership capabilities and possess an excellent understanding of the overall Malaysian Capital Market. He or she will lead and supervise the team in driving the achievement of goals and deliverables, whilst ensuring the effective and efficient administration of the department.
  • Strong first/post-graduate degree in Law, Economics, Accounting or other relevant fields
  • At least fourteen (14) years, preferably in the financial services industry.
  • Knowledge in quantitative or econometric tools and its application
  • Ability to represent the SC in external domestic and international engagements, and provide SC input and/or responses on macroeconomic policy issues and its impact on the Malaysian capital market;
  • Ability to assess global and national economic, market, corporate and legal developments from an economic perspective and provide advice and recommendations;
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
2. General Manager Economics & Market Analysis, Market Development
  • Helm the research, analysis and forecasting of economic development trends and its impact to the capital market, as well as to provide salient recommendations on regulatory and developmental policies from an economic perspective.This is a high-profile appointment requiring the diplomacy to build solid strategic partnerships and meaningfully engage with internationally diverse stakeholders, enabling mutual sharing of information and co-operation on economic matters.
  • He or she must poses vast professional experience in economic analysis to lead the production of quality and timely forecasts, reports and articles. Able to manage multiple priorities, be flexible and meet deadlines in a fast paced environment.
  • Strong first/post-graduate degree in economics, finance or related subjects; a PhD in economics would be an advantage.
  • Sound experience of at least ten (10) years, preferably in the financial services industry. Evidence of publications in scholarly journals would be an advantage
  • Knowledge in quantitative or econometric tools and its application
  • Ability to represent the SC in external domestic and international engagements, and provide SC input and/or responses on macroeconomic policy issues and its impact on the Malaysian capital market
  • Ability to assess global and national economic, market, corporate and legal developments from an economic perspective and provide advice and recommendations
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
3. Senior Executive Shariah Conduct related Shariah research and drafts various reports or research proposals for the development of ICM products and services.
  • Strong first degree in Fiqh Muamalat and/or Islamic Jurisprudence or equivalent.
  • At least one (1) year of relevant working experience in related field.
  • Capable to read and speak in Arabic.
  • Capable to read and understand classical Arabic text.

2 May 2018

If you are interested in joining the SC, you are invited to submit your application at https://careersatsc.seccom.com.my/career/.