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Transaction Analyst

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Job Summary

  • Belfast
  • Contract
  • BBBH795874
  • Oct 12, 2021
  • £125 - £150 pd
Job Description

Morgan McKinley is recruiting for a Transaction Analyst on behalf of a leading bank based in Belfast. The Analyst will be rewaded with a daily rate of up to £150.

Morgan McKinley is recruiting for a Transaction Analyst on behalf of a leading bank based in Belfast. The Analyst will be rewaded with a daily rate of up to £150.

Job description

The Transaction Analyst is an intermediate level position responsible for providing analytic and administrative support to various securities related functions, in coordination with the Transaction Capture team. The overall objective of this role is to support traders, maintain position records, and improve process efficiency.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide analytical and administrative support to Front Office Sales and Trading specifically around derivatives and securities transactions
  • Maintain position records in coordination with the traditional trading desk assistant and / or trade processing functions
  • Support trade capture management, Front to Back reconciliation, identifying operational risk, trade confirmation and settlement forecasts
  • Utilize data analysis tools and methodologies to make recommendations to senior management to support process improvement
  • Design and analyze complex reports to support/control activities and make recommendations based on identified trends and facts
  • Interpret data and recommend the launch of new products/ services or upgraded platforms that support pre-settlement processes and transaction capture functions
  • Minimize bank risk, and provide solutions to reduce errors, and ensure adherence to audit and control policies
  • Manage, escalate and resolve all requests / inquiries / issues / errors and identify policy gaps and formulate policies to streamline processes
  • Provide informal guidance and/or on-the-job-training to new team members
  • Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding the bank, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.

Qualifications:

  • 2-5 years of experience in a related role
  • Relevant Degree or equivalent industry experience preferred
  • Demonstrated project management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage to deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Consistently demonstrates clear and concise written and verbal communication
  • Attention to detail and intermediate problem solving skills

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree/University degree or equivalent experience preferred

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.

BY APPLYING FOR THIS ROLE YOU ARE AGREEING TO OUR TERMS OF SERVICE WHICH TOGETHER WITH OUR PRIVACY STATEMENT GOVERN YOUR USE OF MORGAN MCKINLEY SERVICES.

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Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Nicholas Thom
Nicholas Thom
  • Consultant - Corporate Accounts
  • +44 (0)1179 440 600
  • nthom@morganmckinley.com