Position Id
Montréal QC
Job Type
Contract Full-Time

Our client is a top financial institution with significant North American holdings. They have operations across most major verticals, including institutional &

corporate, wealth management, private client, commercial banking, treasury, and retail banking.

Position Overview

Provide a broad range of operational support and performs general to specialized transactions and/or other processing activities for own Operations and Business Services function. May contribute to analysis/reporting on critical projects or special initiatives that strengthen our operating model/processes and elevate service quality.

What you will achieve in this role

Execute transactions accurately, on time and in line with established guidelines/procedures while adhering to formal or informal Service Level Agreement(s) (SLAs)
Refer or escalate processing or operational issues as needed based on a solid understanding of the issue, connecting with the appropriate function/partner to facilitate resolution and ensure that service quality is maintained
Identify opportunities to improve service delivery
Support partners with incoming transactions, validating information as needed to perform adjustments within authority levels
Interact with partners by responding to requests in an effective and timely manner

Prioritize and manage own workload to meet Service Level Agreement (SLA) requirements for service and productivity
Understand internal and industry regulations and trends, remain informed of emerging issues and apply appropriate due diligence in adherence with operating policies/procedures
Consistently exercise discretion in managing correspondence, information and all matters of confidentiality; escalate issues where appropriate
Support the timely and accurate completion of business processes
Actively review internal processes/activities and provide ideas for process improvement
Investigate and escalate non-standard or high-risk activities as appropriate
Adhere to enterprise frameworks and methodologies that relate to operations activities for own area (e.g. Anti-Money Laundering, Business Continuity Management)
Be knowledgeable of and comply with Bank Code of Conduct

What you will bring to this role:

1-2 years experience in back office environment within banking industry
Bilingual is required.
Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office, proficiency in Excel is a must, coupled with the ability to learn and apply skills to new software programs.
Ability to adhere to strict deadlines and handle high volumes of work
Excellent quantitative and analytical skills
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team
Self-motivated and goal-oriented
Ability to adapt to changing policies and procedures
Attention to detail is crucial.

Nice to Have
Understanding of MM and FX Products (eg. Options, Foreign Exchange spots and forwards, Money Market deposits and loans)
Knowledge of Global and WSS platforms would be an asset.
Prior experience in Trade Processing related role, preferably experience with cash products (such as Loans, Deposits, Swaps and Forwards)

We thank you for your interest in the position, however, only those who are qualified will be contacted

Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment

Our client is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion; creating an inclusive environment where all team members and clients feel like they belong. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. We seek applicants with a wide range of abilities, and we provide an accessible candidate experience; accommodations during the application process are available upon request.