BAF® Request: SGP-FS-374-Product Development-Brainstorming Facilitator


This is a BAF® Best Accredited Professional Forward request. ICG is seeking interested and available professionals to respond to a service request.


A new ICG client is looking for a Brainstorm Session Facilitator to work with their bank partners.

The Role

The brainstorming facilitator will lead a card product team brainstorming session over a day.  The expected outcome would be a proposed product with a strong and relevant value proposition that meets the needs of the target market and the financial objectives of the client.

Preferred Knowledge and Experience

The facilitator will be a seasoned payments professional with experienced gained from world class payment and credit card companies.  Specifically, the facilitator will have the following skills:

  • Working experience with new product development in the payments industry, specifically in the Asia Pacific region
  • Familiar with best practices in new product development methodology
  • An experienced facilitator (certification preferred)

Formal qualifications in marketing insights, NPD and marketing would be an added advantage.

Logistics, Process and Rate

Logistics: Singapore location; Starting immediately for a 1 day session

Offshore and interstate candidates will only be considered if they cover their own travel and accommodation expenses.

Process: APT’s must be lodged by the time and date specified below.

AKL 1:00pm Wednesday, 18 May 2016
SYD/MEL 11:00am Wednesday, 18 May 2016
SGP 9:00am Wednesday, 18 May 2016
PAR/BRU/STO 3:00am Wednesday, 18 May 2016
LON 2:00am Wednesday, 18 May 2016
TOR/NY 9:00pm Wednesday, 18 May 2016


We will review all APT’s and select the best 3 for the client. The client or ICG Account Manager will then conduct interviews and advise of further process.

Rates: Final amount to be negotiated with the client, however, depending on level of experience and seniority, the daily gross rate range for the Facilitator would be between $3,000.

To apply for this BAF® you should submit your ICG Accredited Professional Transcript (APT’s) in the required format (in ICG GDrive here – Accredited Professionals only) to [email protected] and confirm that you are available (or will make yourself available) for interviews at the client’s discretion.

Please do not attempt to deduce and make direct contact with the client otherwise you will be disqualified from participation in this opportunity.

If you are aware of suitable candidates for the role that might not already be ICG Accredited Professionals, please forward this email to them and ask them to review our website. They can then contact Member Services at [email protected] and our relevant practice leaders to discuss suitability and candidacy for becoming an Accredited Professional of ICG and applying for this role.