Payments Officer

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Operations & Middle Office

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Scott Duerden

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

My client a well-established International Bank based in the City, are looking to recruit a Payments Officer to join their London operations. Successful candidates will have 1-3 years' experience within a payments processing role and an interest in loans administration. Someone who is keen to learn, has a strong work ethic and is resilient this is the perfect opportunity for you. Please apply below.

As a Payments Officer you will be responsible for:

  • Processing all automated repair payments in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Manual input of all payments.
  • Ensuring all payments received have been verified.
  • Assist with the setup, amendment and cancellation of standing orders.
  • Preparing morning and afternoon copies of SWIFT payments/statements and confirmations to email to Corporate clients.
  • Blocking and unblocking accounts.
  • Covering daily reconciliations.
  • Processing of monthly customer BACs.
  • Processing of daily fixed deposits

As a Payments Officer you will need:

  • 1-3 years' experience within a payments processing role
  • Knowledge of SWIFT, BACS, CHAPS, FASTER, SEPA payments
  • Educated to A level standard or equivalent level of education and/or appropriate industry related experience
  • Willingness to learn loans administration
  • Strong work ethic, resilient attitude and an interest in payments

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