BNY Mellon Markets Operations EMEA - Administrator in Manchester, United Kingdom

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

Global Markets, through its Foreign Exchange, Derivatives, BNY Mellon Capital Markets, LLC and BNY Mellon Capital Markets EMEA Limited businesses, provides a broad array of products and services for corporate, institutional and high-net-worth investors to choose among various vehicles aimed at protecting principal, providing growth and managing risk.


Job Purpose

The Global Markets Operations Clerk is responsible for supporting the department in all day to day foreign exchange related back office functions. He/She is charged with delivering superior service for the Global Markets Front Office Operation including FX trading and sales extending to all other applicable areas of BNY Mellon and external clients. FX Trade volumes average 100,000 deals per month totalling in excess of $250 Billion.

  • Responsibilities*

The overall objective of the position is to facilitate the timely and accurate settlement and subsequent reporting and investigation of European FX business. This will be achieved by supporting the confirmation process, maintenance of relevant static data in back office systems, resolve any settlement issues by liaising with management and counterparties, managing queries from both internal and external sources in a competent, efficient and timely manner, assist with the ongoing review of current working practices and procedures to achieve improvement where possible and any other ad hoc duties as directed by management.

  • High Level Summary of Role Responsibilities*

  • Managing risk

  • Ability to understand risks faced in own role

  • Aware of BNY Mellon’s focus upon risk and mitigating internal controls

  • Ensures timely escalation of situations that may arise posing a potential risk

  • Compliance

  • Timely completion of all mandatory compliance training

  • Awareness of SAR process

  • Technology / Information Security

  • Understanding and use of data classification

  • Business Recovery

  • Awareness of CMS plans

  • Participation in site testing

  • Corporate Initiatives

  • Adherence to corporate policy

  • Awareness and adherence to new corporate policies

  • Client Requests

  • Adherence to Contracts / SLAs


  • Requirements*

  • Academic/Professional Qualifications (or willingness to work towards)

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, including the ability to communicate with colleagues at all levels

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Self-motivated

  • Ability to work without close supervision, organise, manage and prioritise work

  • Ability to work under pressure and deliver to tight deadlines

  • Displays initiative e.g. offers solutions when problems are identifies

  • Competencies*

  • Analytical Thinking

  • Attention to Detail

  • Builds Networks

  • Client Orientation

  • Communication Skills

  • Computer Skills/Technical Literacy

  • Concern for Impact

  • Decision Making & Accountability

  • Flexibility & Adaptability

  • Job Proficiency

  • Managing Risk

  • Personal Organisation

  • Problem Solving

  • Process Improvement

  • Product Knowledge

  • Results Focused

  • What we can offer you*

  • Challenging, fun and supportive environment

  • 25 days holiday (in addition to Bank Holidays) plus opportunity to purchase up to 5 extra days

  • Highly competitive benefits package including pension and private medical cover

  • City centre location

  • Competitive discounts on travel and parking

  • Discounts on a range of local retailers

  • Opportunity for further academic training – including NVQ, IOC, Degree and soft skills

  • Opportunity to join site wide networking groups

  • Opportunity to participate in process improvement programmes (Lean, Six Sigma, Kaizen); we recognise and reward new ideas

  • BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.*

  • Primary Location:* United Kingdom-Greater Manchester-Manchester

  • Job:* Global Markets

  • Internal Jobcode:* 50626

  • Organization:* Global Markets Operations-HR06387

  • Requisition Number:* 1610651

Category: Global Markets