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Payments Operations Officer - London, United Kingdom,


Payments Operations Officer - Maternity Cover

Prestigious overseas Bank based in Mayfair are seeking a Payments specialist to cover a maternity leave

You will be treated as a member of the Banks staff and eligible for full banking benefits for the duration of the contract

Required knowledge, skills and experience:

  • Minimum 2 years' experience in financial services - payments department
  • Demonstrated ability to apply theoretical knowledge in work context
  • Reliable, accurate, ability to prioritise responsibilities meeting deadlines.
  • Good systems skills and application to the business.
  • Understanding of payment systems and SWIFT formatting.
  • Experience with use of Windows based applications and banking applications

Duties / responsibilities

  • Payments: Mandate Checking or Outgoing Payments; preparation, formatting and routing of all internal and external payments on behalf of the Bank and its clients
  • All payments are input to Globus to be interfaced and transmitted to Nostro Correspondents via SWIFT.
  • Ensure all payments are executed timely in accordance with our operating procedures.
  • Monitor timely processing from the front-office ensuring breaches and return of funds are logged in accordance with reporting obligations.
  • Incoming Payments; monitoring and booking in Globus,
  • Investigations; any queries brought to our attention or otherwise discovered must be investigated and followed until completed.

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