Payments Analyst - 6 Month Fixed Term Contract with possible extension

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Investec Bank plc
  • 19 Oct 18

Payments Analyst - 6 Month Fixed Term Contract with possible extension

Payments Analyst - 6 Month Fixed Term Contract (with possible extension)
Investec is a distinctive Specialist Bank and Asset Manager serving clients principally in the UK, Australia and South Africa. Our culture is our competitive edge: we work hard to find colleagues who'll challenge ordinary thinking, and put them in environments where they'll flourish. We combine a flat structure with a focus on internal mobility. If you can bring an entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to learn and collaborate to your work, this could be the boost your career deserves.
We are looking for a Payments Analyst on a 6 Month Fixed Term Contract (with possible extension) with back office transactional operations experience.
Payments are a strategic imperative for Specialist Bank and we are building a sound operational and governance structure to support existing and new activity. This role forms part of this strategy and will focus on building a new specialist Central Payments Operation (CPO) function within the Specialist Bank. This new team will create and support commoditised and/or specialist functions for the Specialist Bank and other Investec Divisions.
What You'll do:

  • Planning, management and BAU operationalising of CPO functions
  • Managing stakeholder expectations with respect to progress, issues and delivery dates
  • Working on multiple initiatives running concurrently and managing priorities
  • Establish and lead working groups
  • Documenting procedures and where applicable business process mapping (as-is and to-be design)
  • Risk management and regulatory awareness
  • Adherence to Investec project and change management processes.
About You:
  • Experience of working in a transactional back-office operation
  • Experience of writing and implementing operational procedure
  • Experience of using MS Excel and analysing data
  • Able to coordinate/lead internal meetings
  • Knowledge of payments types and/or making payments
  • Understanding of SWIFT standards, message types and formatting for payments
Full job description here:
https://careers.investec.co.uk/file/downloadfile/Senior%20Payments%20Analyst%20-12%20month%20FTC/PDF