Fresher Foreign Exchange Sales Assistant Jobs – Standard Chartered Bank (Stanchart)

Organisation: Standard
Chartered Bank (Stanchart)
Duty Station: 
Kampala, Uganda
About Stanchart:
Standard Chartered
PLC is a British multinational banking and financial services company
headquartered in Hong Kong, China. It operates a network of over 1,700 branches
and outlets (including subsidiaries, associates and joint ventures) across more
than 70 countries and employs around 87,000 people. It is a universal bank with
operations in consumer, corporate and institutional banking, and treasury
services. Despite its UK base, it does not conduct retail banking in the UK,
and around 90% of its profits come from Africa, United Kingdom, United States
and the Middle East. Standard Chartered Bank Uganda is the longest established
international bank in the country; the first branch was opened in August 1912.
We had 11 branches up to 1972 and retained only one branch during the
turbulence of the 70s. In 1998 we acquired 4 branches of former Cooperative
Bank in November 1999. Standard Chartered Bank Uganda today has a network of 11
branches in Kampala, Jinja, Mbale, Mbarara and Gulu. Standard Chartered Bank
Uganda has 29 ATMs and over 600 staff.
Job Summary:  The Foreign Exchange Sales Assistant will
handle FX Sales.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Work closely with Financial Market Sales to identify clients that
    need to be on-boarded onto the different Foreign Exchange Electronic
    channels available for clients- Transaction Banking Foreign Exchange and
    Straight to Bank
  • Support the Financial Market Sales Desk and Relationship Managers in
    increasing client level profitability by training clients on Requests for
  • Track utilization of conversions and develop a dashboard to track
  • For Transaction Banking Foreign Exchange systems- ensuring end to
    end set up of Stand alone request for quotes and Requests for quotes  have 
    been done in conjunction with Client Service Group. Thereafter work
    with Transaction Banking Foreign Exchange Sales to assign margin tiers.
  • For Straight to Bank set ups, sending the Contract terms to clients;
    receiving these forms back and working with E-Client Services to onboard
    the client.
  • Tasked with selling and conducting the demos with clients for the
    respective Electronic-communication platform.
  • To identify and report all exceptions on non-compliance with standard
    controls and weaknesses inherent in the standard controls
  • Document a process flow that will be followed for all client set ups
    including establishing Turn Around Time 
    for each department handling the documentation.
  • Handle customer queries within the day or escalate if unable to
  • Ensure I remain alert to the risk of money laundering and assist in
    the Bank’ efforts in combating it by adhering to the key principles in
    relation to: identifying your customer, knowing your customer, reporting
    suspicions, safeguarding records.   
  • Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group’s Values and Code of
  • Take personal responsibility for embedding the highest standards of
    ethics, including regulatory and business conduct, across Standard Chartered
    Bank. This includes understanding and ensuring compliance with, in letter
    and spirit, all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and the Group
    Code of Conduct.
  • Embed Here for good and the Group’s brand and values across the
  • Perform other responsibilities assigned under Group, Country,
    Business or Functional policies and procedures.
  • Work effectively across the Group, using values behaviours to drive
    exemplary Conduct and overall business performance.
  • Collaborate across the network focusing on cross-border business
    flows, people mobility, capital and liquidity trade-offs

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Standard Chartered Bank Foreign Exchange
    Sales Assistant job should hold a University degree
  • Basic knowledge of Foreign Exchange and Money Markets
  • Proven ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) and marketing skills
  • Sound understanding of corporate treasury products
How to Apply:
If interested in
working with Standard Chartered Bank in the above portfolio, Please send us
visit Web link below and review requirements and thereafter express your
interest by Clicking Apply Now.
Deadline: 27th September 2018
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