CORPORATE BANKING LOAN OPERATIONS

Loan Operations - Corporate Banking - 23 month FTC

My client an international corporate bank is currently expanding and looking for a Lending Ops Analyst to join there high performing team. The role holder will be responsible for executing routine and more complex syndicated loan transactions and fee requests. Fantastic culture career opportunities and benefits package on offer in addition to unrivalled exposure.

1 day a week office requirement, strong remote working option.

Main Tasks

  • Process and authorise routine and more complex syndicated loan and fee requests within agreed timelines

  • Ensure operational processes are followed and challenge existing ways of working

  • Ensured aged allocated nostro items are investigated and are followed up appropriately

  • Report regularly on all outstanding items

  • To help promote and engender a culture of Control within Operations

  • Check the reliability of all supporting documents to ensure this information is valid before processing any transaction(s)

  • Authorise after checking the underlying transaction evidence for the less complex loan and fee type of transactions

  • Escalate effectively to deal with bottlenecks.

Team

  • Operational discipline - adheres to procedures and expects the same of colleagues, does the right thing in the right way, always

  • Teamwork – puts skills, capacity and experience at the disposal of colleagues to achieve team objectives

  • Proactively seeks feedback relating to performance and seeks opportunities for improvement

  • Be eager to learn and working on the development of continuous improvement skills (e.g. using lean techniques)

  • Reliability - Is Reliable and dependable in performing role-related tasks, meeting deadlines and appointments

  • Acts as coach to junior staff and can act in the capacity of a super user based on knowledge acquired of the main products and processes

Customer Service and Continuous Improvement

  • Customer Service – has good interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Puts the customer first by striving to exceed customer expectations regarding timeliness and quality of service.

  • Seeks opportunities for improvement.

  • Understands and complies with the Global Customer Service Standards

  • Lead by example by using standard problem solving and improvement approaches where potential improvement areas are identified

  • Question, analyse and improve output, leading to measurable improvements in quality and efficiency

Risk and Control

  • Identify and understand risks and seek to mitigate, reduce or accept these as part of the Risk Control Framework

Projects

  • Provide practical/technical expertise in projects

  • Act as a stakeholder in any strategic projects impacting the Agency function

  • Take a leadership / SME role(s) in any project as required

Education/Experience

  • Business degree or equivalent

  • Minimum 4 years’ experience in Financial Services preferably Banking

  • Competent in MS Office

  • High level of numeric and written competence

  • Experience in a culture where customer focus and continuous improvement are paramount


Salary & Bens: 45-56k + Bonus, Health Care, Pension.

Remote working with 1 day in the office requirement.