Platform Controls Manager - Financial Services - FinTech

Job Title: Platform Controls Manager - Financial Services - FinTech
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Horsham, West Sussex
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 22 days holiday, Pension, Onsite Gym
Reference: BB00248844_1583411703
Contact Name: Tanya Etheridge
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 05, 2020 12:35

Job Description

Our client are Global Leaders in Financial Technology and Financial services. They are in need of a Platform Control Manager to join the team on the outskirts of Horsham. See below for more details!

Overall Purpose of the Job:

Responsible for leading the platform control team and advising on complex technical matters. Accountable for the function and procedures where errors may involve financial losses or impact the business including possible loss of customer accounts.

Key Activities & Responsibilities:

  • Accountability for performance of Platform Controls Team and ensuring procedures are compliant, efficient, detailed and up to date
  • Constantlyseek to improve operational controls, reviewing and challenging inefficient processes
  • Detailed understanding of multiple processes across operations
  • Lead team meetings
  • Active participation and contribution in management meetings
  • Setting goals and managing quarterly documented one to ones
  • Review and authorise standard operational tasks within the team
  • Report and present accurate MI and produce the operational dashboard for the team

Required Skills/Experience:

  • 5 GCSE's including maths and English language
  • 2A Levels or equivalent
  • IOC Qualified*
  • IMC, studying towards ACII / bachelor's degree
  • Minimumof 3 years of investment platform experience at manager/team leader level
  • Accurate with excellent attention to detail
  • Abilityto work as part of a team and autonomously
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Outstanding numeracy and literacy skills
  • Confident user of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel

Desirable Skills/Experience:

  • Financial Services industry experience
  • Sound understanding of the Financial Conduct Authority and regulation relating to platform services

Personal characteristics:

  • Self-starter, willing to learn and embrace change
  • Positive attitude
  • Excellent time management and ability to prioritise work
  • Ability to motivate others
  • Accountability
  • Operates in a highly organised and structured manner in a challenging, fast paced environment

To be considered for this role, APPLY NOW! Due to a high level of interest in this position, we can only get back to those who successfuly made the shortlist!