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Manager/Senior Manager, Payment Operations


Are you looking for a new challenge where you can shape a high performing team in a fast-paced environment – while focused on transformation and risk management? An exciting role in the dynamic Payments landscape, leading a BAU team is available.

Join our Market Operations Division as a Manager/Senior Manager within the Payment Operations team.

The team are responsible for the daily input, verification, settlement, and reconciliation of inbound and outbound payments for a variety of internal and external stakeholders.

Day to day tasks will include but not limited to leading the team, maintaining oversight of the completion of tasks whilst also working on strategic initiatives. In addition to this, you will be involved in working on new business approvals, project work and management reporting.

You will demonstrate empathetic leadership and enjoy leading teams through change. You display effective prioritisation skills and can appropriately delegate and empower staff. You also exhibit excellent communication skills and can confidently interact with stakeholders and management.

With 5+ years of prior experience in financial markets, you are an energetic, highly adaptable and proactive risk manager with the ability to escalate and communicate both technically and non-technically with stakeholder. Your strong analytical mindset and problem-solving skills as well as ability to prioritise and manage multiple deadlines and remain agile to complete delivery will see you succeed in this role. An understanding of SWIFT, payments formatting, Calypso or Payment screening would be advantageous. Experience in Operational excellence is also desirable.

If you are keen to coach and empower team members to enable and encourage success, then this is the role for you. Please apply now.

About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: COG-961832
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-senior, Operations
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Operations
Recruiter: Tatiana Stepanova
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