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Associate - Market and Financing Services

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Job Description – APAC

Note to Hiring Manager:
In support of BNP Paribas APAC's Diversity Commitment, Hiring Managers are to consider at least 1 Asia Pacific national, 1 male and 1 female candidate for the position to be filled.


Job Title:

  1. Associate
  2. Associate Level1


  1. 20th March 2019


  1. Settlements Team -APAC


  1. GSO, Chennai

Business Line / Function:

  1. Market and Financing Services

Reports to:

  1. Team manager AGL settlements team


(if applicable)

Number of Direct Reports:


Directorship / Registration:


Position Purpose

Provide a brief description of the overall purpose of the position, why this position exists and how it will contribute in achieving the team’s goal.
    • Associate/Associate Level 1 will be responsible for performing daily tasks related to Collateral & Settlements process carried out in the Agency lending department. He/ She will be working closely with Paris management, Relationship management, Front office and external Brokers as part of their daily tasks and will report to the Team Leader and local management in Chennai.




Direct Responsibilities

    • Understand/get trained in each function you manage in the processes.
    • Liaising closely and provide an exceptional level of service to the Front Office
    • Keep up and manage every operational aspects linked to the activity of Agency Lending. (Loan & Collaterals) and maintain quality relationship with respective custodians, external stakeholders like counterparties and also with our traders.
    • Check the exposures on client funds during the day and manage daily call margins with brokers.
    • Monitor all the loans booked by Front Desk & collateral trades are settled in time in adherence to the settlement cycle.
    • Resolve breaks in the reconciliation in collaboration with reconciliation team and the agent banks.
    • Must be able to see tasks through to completion with a sense of accountability.
    • Ensure Client & management reporting is made within deadline and without any errors or delay.
    • Perform control tasks required for the process, double check and confirm the completion of tasks within the deadline in line with daily checklists.


Technical & Behavioral Competencies

  • Ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment, prioritizes multiple tasks, and meets strict deadlines.
  • Ability to work in a team environment in coordination with the colleagues and the mangers.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications and strong MS Excel skills required.
Specific Qualifications (if required)

Skills Referential    

Behavioural Skills: (Please select up to 4 skills)
Ability to collaborate / Teamwork
Attention to detail / rigor
Communication skills - oral & written
Ability to share / pass on knowledge
Transversal Skills: (Please select up to 5 skills)
Ability to develop others & improve their skills
Ability to develop and leverage networks
Ability to develop and adapt a process
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Education Level:
Bachelor Degree or equivalent
Experience Level
Other/Specific Qualifications (if required)


Educational qualification : Graduation /Post Graduation with specialization in Commerce or Finance

Total years of experience   : 0-2 years

Relevant years of experience     : NA

Primary Location: IN-TN-ChennaiJob Type: Standard / PermanentJob: OPERATION PROCESSINGEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: At least 1 yearSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to collaborate / TeamworkTransversal competency: Analytical Ability