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Settlements Specialist Job No: BS/NH - LSA
Salary: £26,000.00 - £28,000.00 Location: Chatham Contract Type: Contract
Posted: 22/05/2020

Associate Specialist (Settlement Services)


Up to £28,000 (Mon-Fri)


My client, a well reputed and established company are looking for a Settlements Specialist to join them on a 12-month fixed term contract.

This is a great opportunity for a proactive professional looking for a new challenge within a business that is globally admired, recognised and respected!

Duties Include;

  • Reviewing all day to day team activities ensuring a wide range of support is given as required by members, third party providers and regulators
  • Receiving and validating stock market trades ensuring that all deadlines within the specified international market are met
  • Managing all associated tasks to open a Unit Trust Account by liaising with members, Investment and Fund managers to ensure an efficient completion for investments into new Funds
  • Identify all risks and discrepancies by communicating any changes with the ability to resolve any queries from stake holders
  • Ensuring all deadlines are met with the company service levels & that any risks are managed effectively, identifying and escalating all queries to senior members of the team
  • Adhering to international market rules for settlements ensuring Financial crime and anti-money laundering legislations are met in compliance with Trustee obligations
  • Working to strict market deadlines and service standards for the investment of Trust cash on the overnight money markets

The successful candidate will be/ have;

  • From a Financial Services background with solid Settlements experience
  • Good numeracy and attention to detail
  • Confident in working to multiple fixed deadlines
  • Basic Excel knowledge
  • Experience of stakeholder engagement, financial and operational risk and knowledge of Financial crime, AML & CASS
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills
  • Ability to react to and support continual changes in market conditions, policies and process improvements
  • Review and Evaluation skills
  • Knowledge of Financial markets and the UK and Global settlements processes
  • A Certificate/ Qualification in CISI Investment or ICA Anti Money Laundering and Financial Crime

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Settlements Specialist to get stuck in with a truly great company who offer a plethora of generous benefits. You will be offered training, progression and development opportunities in a pleasant working environment.

If you feel you are suitable for this position, please apply today with your most up to date CV!

This role is being handled by Nicole Hill, Business Support Consultant for Pearson Whiffin Recruitment

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