Senior Clearing and Settlements Specialist

Permanent contract|Montreal|Banking operations processing

Senior Clearing and Settlements Specialist

Montreal, Canada Permanent contract Banking operations processing


• Settlement of fixed income, equity and option products in the US and Global markets

• Reconciliation of cash positions and stock record between custodian/clearing agents/banks vs. in-house systems

• Reconciliation of all suspense and control accounts

• KPI/KRI reporting with full details around root cause and resolution

• Continuous efforts to resolve all breaks including fails with counterparts

Profile required

• Bachelor’s Degree in Business (Finance, Accounting, Economics, Marketing or related field), or equivalent

• 3-7 years related experience

• Understanding of trade flow and products for fixed income, equities, and options

• To be able to multitask and meet deadlines

• To advise and escalate on issues when necessary

• To work together with counterparts, customers, other departments and outside vendors

• Comprehensive knowledge of processing domestic and international settlements

• Strong communication skills, written and verbal

• Good inter-personal and partnering skills, a “team-player”

• Ability to prioritize and work in a dynamic environment

Technical Skills:

• Proficiency with clearing and settlements tools and systems.

• Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook

Business insight

Societe Generale Capital Canada (SGCC) is actively recruiting for a Senior Clearing and Settlements Specialist for its Montreal office. The position being offered is within the Operations department and handles the middle and back-office processing for Global Banking and Investor Solutions (“GBIS”) Capital Markets Agency business lines (Markets & Financing). OPER implements all necessary means to ensure the operational, administrative and financial processing market and credit operations initiated by business lines. In addition, OPER ensures the control and security of transaction processing in accordance with current financial legislations.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 21000RCI
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2021/09/07