Global Collateral Operations APAC: Assistant Vice President, ETD Client Margin, Global Banking and Markets Operations

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
  • 20 Jun 18 2018-06-20

Global Collateral Operations APAC: Assistant Vice President, ETD Client Margin, Global Banking and Markets Operations

About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:

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Position Description

The Singapore Collateral Margins team provide collateral management support for APAC clients and are responsible for moving collateral between our accounts and our brokers. The Collateral Margins Operations team provides full support to all functions for the execution and clearing business for all APAC on-shore broker entities and its affiliates across the exchanges.

The candidate is to maintain a strong Client Margin team for ETD, this protects BAML by ensuring that our ETD Margin Calls are met for our APAC clients and provides a client service element for our ETD business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Driving client service and ensures that their team/project consistently meets the highest level of client service expectations
  • Develop and maintain client relationships.
  • Attend client visits when required
  • Staff development and appraisal process
  • Responsible for managing all risk aspects including any internal & external audits
  • Work closely with key stakeholders to ensure the day to day Collateral Process is conducted
  • Monitoring and managing resources prudently
  • Responsible for ensuring team adheres to all internal policies, procedures and external regulatory requirements

Key Requirements:
  • Must have direct experience in Collateral Management, ideally in Futures Client Clearing but OTC or Repo Collateral experience also considered
  • Highly numerate with analytical problem solving ability with proven track record of delivering results
  • Team management experience is a must
  • Thorough understanding of the collateral governance and control environment
  • Confident in facing off to senior stakeholders across the business (including Sales, Trading, Product Control, Credit and Legal).
  • Willingness to quickly develop the role via IT and process reengineering to improve control, automation and levels of sophistication
  • Strong controls background with previous experience of implementing and maintaining key business controls

Posting Date: 06/06/2018
- Singapore

Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40