The bank for a changing world

Senior Administrator


Standard / Permanent



Job function




BNP Paribas is one of the best rated banks in the world, with a presence in more than 80 countries and more than 200,000 employees. BNP Paribas Securities Services is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the BNP Paribas Group, delivering flexibility and commitment, backed by the strength of a leading universal bank.
Purpose of Department
The Middle Office department core function is to provide administration activities which support our clients start of day position.
Purpose of Position
To provide administration support to the team in various projects and day to day tasks. To support the production cycle of a team ensuring client service delivery and commitments are met.
Key Responsibilities
Client Service Delivery and Controls
  • To ensure a high quality client service is delivered to all clients.
  • Ensure the service level provided by the team adheres to the client service delivery agreements.
  • Ensure adherence to core standard operating models.
  • Build strong, professional relationships with clients and be an ambassador for BNP Paribas.
  • Develop internal stakeholder relationships with the wider team as well as general business support.
  • Support external counterparty relationships e.g. custodians/brokers.
Continuous Improvement & New Business
  • Generate new ideas for improvements to systems and processes in support of client requirements and BNP Paribas Securities Service strategic objectives.
  • Involvement in the design and implementation of resilient processes and systems to support new/changes to business products including mandatory changes to market/governance and regulations.
  • Innovate & challenge status quo within the governance and framework of our change program.
Risk Management
  • Adherence to the risk and control framework, including team and departmental procedures.
  • Support business contingency plans as required.
  • Ensure adequate internal controls are in place to mitigate operational risk.
  • Ensure that internal and external audit/compliance/risk requirements are met.
Budget Management
  • Understand the factors which influence unit cost e.g. capacity/workload drivers.
Strategy and Governance
  • Contribute to raising the profile of the UK branch of BNP Paribas Securities Services.
Key Skills
  • Accuracy and meticulous attention to detail.
  • Ability to work to deadlines.
  • Involvement in change initiatives.
  • Strong client service skills.
  • Strong team worker.
Equal Opportunities: BNP Paribas promotes equality of opportunity and is committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Please note that we are unable to progress applications at this time from candidates who require sponsorship under a Tier 2 General Visa. The role does not meet the required skill level for us to issue a Certificate of Sponsorship under Tier 2.