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Associate - FX Operations

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Looking for an FX Settlements and Payments specialist for a new Operations Associate role at a Tier-1 Fintech. Please apply if you have: - FX Settlements, Matching and Confirmations - Cross currency payments experience including strong SWIFT experience - Nostro Reconciliations - Strong Data skill set, including setting up SSI's

OPERATIONS ASSOCIATE - FX SETTLEMENTS

Salary: £55,000

Location: London

Keywords: Operations, FX Settlements, Banking Environment, Payment Operations, Customer Service

Our client is seeking a dedicated and experienced Operations Associate for their FX Settlements department. This role offers an attractive salary of £55,000 and is based in the vibrant city of London. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work within a dynamic team, providing key operational services in a global environment. This role requires extensive experience in a banking environment, with a thorough understanding of international payment operations. If you're looking for a challenging role that allows you to utilise your skills and knowledge in a high value, time-critical processing environment, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

  • Attractive salary of £55,000
  • Based in London
  • Opportunity to work within a dynamic team in a global environment
  • Shift pattern: 05:00 – 13:00 UK time

What you'll do:

As an Operations Associate in FX Settlements, you will play a crucial role in monitoring the company's production and testing services. You will be responsible for ensuring that settlement and funding are completed within set deadlines, executing failure management scenarios when necessary. Your role will also involve liaising with various stakeholders including Members, Liquidity Providers, Central Banks, RTGS system operators and Nostros regarding testing and trialling activities. Providing excellent client service to existing and potential customers will be at the heart of your role. Additionally, you will support test services in line with current live operational procedures and produce regular internal and external facing reports.

  • Monitor the production and testing services effectively, ensuring settlement and funding completes within set deadlines.
  • Execute failure management scenarios in case of non-completion within set deadlines.
  • Ensure timely completion of scheduled operational tasks and system events as per daily operational checklist.
  • Liaise with Members, Liquidity Providers, Central Banks, RTGS system operators and Nostros regarding testing and trialling activities.
  • Provide excellent client service to existing and potential customers.
  • Support test services in-line with current live operational procedures.
  • Produce and distribute regular internal and external facing reports in various formats.

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for the Operations Associate - FX Settlements position brings extensive experience from a banking environment. You should have comprehensive knowledge of international payment operations and understand payment systems along with their interface packages. Your background should include providing key operational services on a global scale. Direct customer interaction should be a strong point in your professional experience. Proficiency in Microsoft Windows and Office is also required for this role.

  • Extensive experience in a banking environment encompassing all aspects of front, middle and back-office processing.
  • Thorough knowledge of international payment operations.
  • Understanding of payments systems and their interface packages.
  • Experience providing key operational services in a global environment.
  • Experience dealing with customers and other third parties directly.
  • Hands-on experience with Microsoft including Windows and Office.

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a global leader in the financial services industry, known for their commitment to innovation and excellence. They offer a dynamic and inclusive work environment that fosters creativity and collaboration. Their employees are given opportunities for professional growth and development, with access to cutting-edge technology and systems. They believe in recognising and rewarding hard work and achievement, offering competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits packages.

What's next:

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Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Banking & Financial Services

Focus: Operations

Industry: Financial Services

Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Associate

Location: London

Job Reference: DHUH2F-7699B741

Date posted: 24 June 2024

Consultant: Tom Andrew

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