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Officer, Singapore Settlements Operations

Singapore, Singapore

Job Description:

About Bank of America:

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 35 countries. In the U.S. alone, we serve almost all of the Fortune 500 companies and approximately 67 million consumer and small-business clients. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the World

Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 19 cities in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region’s leading financial services companies.

Position Description

Support cash settlements of derivatives trades with global clients, majority based in Asia. Main point of contact with clients for settlement related queries. Products covered include variance swaps, warrants, equity linked structured notes, equity options, CDS, IRS, FX, FX Options, Asset Swap, Currencies Swap, NDF, etc.

Key Responsibilities

  • Liaise with clients on trade settlement issues including pre-settlement confirmations and exchanging of SSI
  • Resolution of trade discrepancies with trade control, clients and front office
  • Ensure accurate, timely and complete daily settlement of trades
  • Resolution of settlement breaks
  • Drive process improvement initiatives with internal stakeholders within/across regions
  • Participate in internal controls, audit and regulatory related tasks/projects
  • Month-end balance sheet accounts review
  • Participate in technology enhancement initiatives & testing, where applicable
  • Management reporting 

Key Requirements

  • Fast learner, proactive in nature and has excellent to detail
  • Able to communicate effectively with sensitive clients, trade support, front office and other teams globally
  • Product knowledge of derivatives and ISDA definitions preferred
  • Independent and motivated, team player, ability to deal with wide range of demands under pressure

Other Qualifications

  • Displays resiliency amidst mounting challenges
  • Strives to bring new thoughts and ideas to teams in order to drive innovation and unique solutions
  • Excels in working among diverse viewpoints to determine the best path forward
  • Experience in connecting with a diverse set of clients to understand future business needs – is a continuous learner
  • Commitment to challenging the status quo and promoting positive change.
  • Participate in and drive collaborative efforts to advance tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve an evolving client base
  • Believes in value of diversity so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world

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Street Address

Primary Location:
2 HARBOURFRONT PLACE, #02-01, Singapore, 098499