FX Confirmation - Team Leader

FX Confirmation - Team Leader

State Street Corporation
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Job Description

Purpose of Role:
Will be a part of State Street Global Markets Foreign Exchange Confirmations & Settlements Desk, ensuring all trades are matched and instructed within market guidelines. He/She will be expected to engage and communicate daily with:
  • GTCB Cash Processing and Investigations teams
  • SSGM FX Trading & Middle Office units.
  • Counterparties
  • SSGM FX DBM Team

Major Responsibilities:
  • Perform FX Netting Via email or vendor platforms
  • Email counterparty to confirm trades
  • Reach out to client in case of non-receipts
  • Actively delegate with development in mind
  • Actively encourage openness and challenge within the team
  • Foster an environment that supports effective team work across organizations
  • Support the team to collectively identify risk issues for the benefit of all stakeholders
  • Share expertise and apply knowledge to improve processes within the team
  • Ensure that the focuses on client needs first and drive all efforts to provide exceptional service
  • Review and/ or Implement controls when applicable to reduce risk
  • Take responsibility for identifying any unusual or potentially suspicious transaction activity and must report and/or escalate in accordance with corporate policy and guidelines detailed in relevant operating procedures

Skills and Experience -
  • Should have knowledge of Vendor platform like GTSS, Bloomberg, FXALL and Misys
  • Should have knowledge of confirmation Swift for FX
  • Should have knowledge about different payment swifts
  • Have good understanding of NDF and different FX products
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks / priorities
  • Ability to work under pressure, working to deadlines and dealing with high volumes
  • Strong communication skills - written and verbal, with internal and external contacts
  • Should have good problem solving and people managing skills

Required Competencies -
  • Customer focus.
  • Demonstrates good team working skills
  • Ability to think creatively, solve problems and identify opportunities to improve existing processes and controls
  • Strong Excel skills - VLookups and Pivot Tables

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