Payments Advisor

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Operations & Middle Office

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Scott Duerden

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

An exciting and exclusive opportunity has opened up with a credible International Bank in their payments department. This is a great opportunity for someone with drive and passion for their career to develop and grow within the sector whilst simultaneously earning some good money and make a mark on the industry.

The position is looking to go from temp to perm and will be paying £30k for the right candidate. The compensation package is lucrative and includes many added benefits. If what is outlined below describes you and you feel you would be a good fit for this position then please apply and I will get back to you as soon as I can.


As the Payments Advisor reporting directly to the Head of Trade Finance, you will be responsible for your assigned role and will be required to demonstrate:

  • Supervisory skills to ensure effectiveness of operations
  • Ability to multi-task and maintain poise under pressure
  • Prioritise tasks and resources so as to maximise efficiency and cost
  • Attention to detail
  • Awareness of the importance of Customer satisfaction, operational efficiency and profitability of the bank.
  • Awareness of Anti Money Laundering policies (essential)
  • In-depth knowledge of SWIFT (MT199, MT202, MT103)
  • Assisting new staff to settle in their role
  • Approve payments


  • A university degree
  • Previous payment experience in the banking sector
  • Knowledge of SWIFT payment messaging (essential)
  • Excellent customer service skills (desirable)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Adaptable and flexible
  • Independent and innovative.
  • Ready to learn

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