Transaction Controller

Warszawa, Poland
Ref: 87226 Contract: Full-Time Posted: 11/03/19 Closes: 25/03/19

Join us as a Transaction Controller in our Warsaw office

  • If you're analytically minded and looking for an opportunity to gain knowledge in a Finance Middle Office, our Transaction Controller role could be the ideal next step for you
  • You'll work in a supportive and personable team environment, where you'll provide operational support on a wide range of vanilla instruments for a variety of London trading desks
  • You'll be making sure that trades are properly captured in the risk systems

What you'll do

As Transaction Controller, you'll be the link between Front Office and Back Office teams, and will manage the daily flow of trades booked in the system by traders. You'll typically prepare daily control reports, along with managing queries that we receive from traders, settlement teams and external parties.

You'll use your product knowledge regarding Interest Rate Swaps, Basis Swaps, Cross Currency Swaps, Loan, Deposit, Forward Rate Agreement, Foreign Exchange and Overnight Index Swaps as well as Options, to support in various projects aimed at improving our systems. You'll also analyse and organise components to facilitate each project.

The team will comprise of both Rates and Currencies specialists cooperating with traders situated in America. Standard working hours mean coverage of US shift which will be from 14:00 to 22:00 Polish time.

The skills you'll need

To succeed in this role, you'll have fluency in English and transferable experience in the financial sector. Ideally you'll have worked in settlements, whether you come from Middle, Back or Front Office, and you'll have some previous involvement in projects and the ability to work flexibly to deliver against daily tasks. You'll hold a relevant qualification in Finance, Economics, Accounting or similar, and will have a good understanding of the nature of a global financial business.

You'll also need to understand these products: 

  • Interest Rate Swaps
  • Basis Swaps
  • Cross Currency Swaps
  • Loans and Deposits
  • Forward Rate Agreement
  • Foreign Exchange and Overnight Index Swaps

 Finally, you'll need to be a team player with an open minded and collaborative approach to your work, self-motivated to work effectively with other stakeholders.

How we'll reward you

You’ll start on a competitive reward package. Your package includes the chance to join our RBS benefits scheme and to choose from a range of protection, healthcare or lifestyle extras.

Visit our reward and benefits page for more information on the benefit packages we offer.


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