Assistant Vice President, Client Onboarding Specialist

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
  • 16 Aug 17

Assistant Vice President, Client Onboarding Specialist

Job Description:
About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:
Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the World
Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region's leading financial services companies.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion.

Business Unit and Department Structure (Business Unit function, Department function, size and Culture)
Client Onboarding team is a team within Equity Technology. The main function of the team is to onboarding clients to our Equity trading systems so that they can trade electronically with the company.

Project Background
Role / Responsibilities / Key objectives
- Perform analysis (from a technical and business perspective) on the trading flow requirements from Clients and the technical setup required to implement it.
- Work closely with Business stakeholders to understand the Client requirements, review them against our internal application capabilities and configure the production applications accordingly.
- Coordinate the onboarding process with Clients, OMS vendors, Network providers, APAC exchanges and other technology teams within the company to ensure that the requirements are implemented correctly across all the systems in the trading stack.
- Certification of FIX messages in test environments with Clients and Vendors.

Essential Skills (Technical / Business Domain / Managerial/ Soft skills)

  • Good understanding of FIX protocol
  • Familiar with any of these programming languages: Java, C#, Python, C++
  • Client driven
  • Able to multi-task and perform under high pressure environment
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
Desired Skills (Technical / Domain / Managerial/ Language skills)
  • Finance domain knowledge desirable
  • Experience on electronic trading platforms a big plus

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.

Posting Date: 23/06/2017
Location: SG--Singapore

Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40