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Local Talent Diversity Program, 12 months Bank contractor - Global Transaction Services, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, , Malaysia

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.

GTS Overview

At Bank of America, each day brings innovation and opportunity. We are dedicated to turning technology advances into treasury solutions for our clients globally - across all segments and industries. We are looking for highly motivated, self-starters who can advocate for our clients in providing liquidity management, payments and receipts, trade and supply chain finance, FX and commercial card services, by complementing high tech with a personalized touch. Challenge the status quo and influence peers with diverse points of view. Forward thinkers with ability to see what's next in treasury management. The future of treasury management is here at Bank of America. Powered by people. Driven by Technology.

South-East Asia Local Talent Diversity Program (LTDP):

Bank of America is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business.

The LTDP program focuses on hiring diverse and local talent in the SEA countries. This program has helped us:

  • Attract graduates and junior talent into the local workforce,

  • Create opportunities for overseas graduates/junior talent wanting to return to their home country and contribute to the local economy and develop resources for the local banking environment.

  • It also gives an opportunity to work and gain experience in the “World’s Best Bank” and “Asia’s best bank for Corporate Social Responsibility” – all recent awards by Euromoney

Bank of America Global Transaction Services is seeking a local talent to join the team. This role requires a detailed understanding of cash and trade sales whilst working within clearly defined risk parameters. Candidates will be expected to analyse complex situations, and be capable of critical thinking in a time sensitive manner. The job will be based in Kuala Lumpur and working within a busy and dynamic team, this role requires a capable individual help drive growth across the desk.


  • A Global Transaction Services candidate who will cover corporate and institutional clients (corporates, asset managers, hedge funds, pension and insurance, banks, and supras/sovereigns).

  • Will work with senior bankers to develop client relationships. Will be mentored / trained

  • Must have a solution-based sales approach and be proactive in delivering the Firm’s resources and capabilities to clients.

  • Build connectivity between priority clients and key personnel

  • Identify new business opportunities with existing and prospective clients.


  • Bachelor’s degree required.

  • Knowledge of global transaction services, with particular focus on cash and trade sales, treasury sales, and relationship management

  • Solid quantitative and analytical skills, the ability to think quickly and make sound decisions in high stress situations

  • Passion for financial markets and a fast-paced environment.

  • Solid written, verbal, and interpersonal skills.

  • Driven and an action oriented

  • Ideally proficient with Bloomberg, Excel and PowerPoint.

Behavorial Qualifications

Inclusive and Inspiring: Seeking motivating team players who value collaboration, celebrating shared success and who actively seek and appreciate diverse thoughts and backgrounds

Authentic and Passionate: Seeking highly engaged teammates whose intensity and intentions align and are enthusiastic about the work we are doing for our clients and in our communities

Innovative and Curious: Seeking teammates with out-of-the box ideas and solutions, who embrace change with a future-forward mindset, and are looking to challenge the status quo

Confident and Agile: Seeking strong communicators who value giving and receiving feedback, easily build relationships, and who are quick thinking, flexible, and always learning and sharing knowledge

Bank of America is an equal opportunities employer

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Talent Acquisition Contact:

Mita Walker

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Street Address

Primary Location:
67 JALAN RAJA CHULAN, Kuala Lumpur, 50200