Posted by Bevas Logistics MEMBER18 Sep 5:50 pmApapa, Lagos
Operations staff essentially provide support to the client-facing departments within the company, such as the corporate finance department. Operations ensure that the business generated by such departments is efficiently administered.
The vast majority of banking processes utilise sophisticated IT solutions, and a key task for operations staff is to develop and implement new IT systems. Other typical responsibilities of the job include:
supervising a team of clerks
liaising with clients and other bank divisions
collating and analysing systems information
pinpointing ways of improving and developing systems
ratifying data flows and ensuring accuracy (operations control)
helping to maximise efficiency and bank profitability
ensuring that transactions are cleared and settled correctly
managing day-to-day banking processes
checking daily transaction reports
coordinating systems testing.
Investment banking provides high levels of responsibility, good promotional opportunities and decent financial rewards.
Key skills for operations staff
Self-motivation and determination
Good IT skills
A creative approach to problem solving
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Business Development And Logistics