Thursday, May 20, 2010

Finance professionals, this can be the key to your DBS dreams.

It's a dream of many job seekers to work in DBS Bank; that's the reason why we like featuring professionals from the bank in Industry Focus. So far, we've already interviewed six, but we're not stopping. Here's another DBS professional that can help you land your dream DBS job.

Tay Wei Chye is the Business Director of DBS Consumer Banking Group. He chose to work in DBS because he knew the bank would give him the room to develop his own career path -- one that wouldn't leave behind his personal goals and aspirations. And he was right with that. So far, he shares to us, "DBS has been a great place to work as it has given me numerous opportunities to excel in my career".

We're guessing, your reasons for wanting to have a DBS job are the same. The competition for DBS jobs may be tough, but quitting will lead you to nothing. After all, Tay Wei Chye has exclusive banking career advice for you. Put these to good use.

When asked what qualities he looks for in a candidate, he told us:

For SRM [Senior Relationship Manger] and IS [Insurance Sales Specialist] candidates, I look for traits found in staff who have been successful in sales - being self-motivated and driven, having strong passion and commitment to sales and service, good interpersonal skills and who are persevering. .

For Service Executives, I will look for candidates who demonstrate a strong service DNA pleasant personality, strong passion and commitment to deliver great service.

Now you know what to highlight in your resume when applying for DBS positions. Good luck with your application.

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Here are some of our past DBS posts that you might want to read:
What DBS Looks for in a Candidate and More...
Banking Career Advice from a DBS Professional
Industry Profile: Banking & Finance