Assistant

  • Competitive
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur MY
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia Berhad
  • 18 Sep 18 2018-09-18

Assistant

About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.


The Role Responsibilities

  • Perform Trade Validation, Query resolution management and trade lifecycle events
  • Supporting trade day control on derivatives, Fixed Income, FX & MM transactions
  • Performing intersystem reconciliations
  • Ensure all trades booked on trade date are processed latest by EOD with their discrepancies resolved and sources secured
  • Ensures adherence to country and hub operating policies in area of responsibility, maintaining conformance and consistency of provision.
  • • Monitors transaction workflow to ensure that processing is delivered in accordance with Service Level Agreements.
  • Is responsible for the authorisation and release of transactions in area of responsibility.
  • Executes control process checks as appropriate to validate transactions.
  • Ensures due care and diligence is exercised on day to day operational matters relating to Money Laundering acquiring relevant knowledge and training; thus providing support to superiors and subordinates.
  • Key Control Standards Assessment within department with nil over dues.
  • Follow up on corrective/ preventive actions to a point where concerns arising from these findings are addressed to a satisfactory level.
  • Ensure full compliance of all laid down rules, regulations, policies, guidelines, procedures, practices and code of conduct imposed by the Company/Group.
  • Knowledge on derivatives will be preferred
  • Demand for quantitative and analytical skills
  • Strong English communication and written skills
  • Able to work autonomously and be a team player
  • Front to back product knowledge to extend support across functions as per the Country support model.

Our Ideal Candidate
  • Degree, Advanced/Higher/Graduate Diploma in Finance/Accountancy/Banking or equivalent
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience
  • Product knowledge on Derivatives, Fixed Income, FX, Money Market
  • Experience of working within treasury function in trade verification or matching or settlements
  • Knowledge of current prudential and regulatory market initiatives is desired. Familiarity with trade booking practices, SWIFT payment and confirmation gateways.
  • Experience of dealing with Clients, Trading or Sales
  • System awareness around Reuters, Bloomberg, Markitwire, TriResolve

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.