Team Leader - Financial Services

Recruiter
Verda Placements Ltd
Location
Beckenham
Posted
16 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Jul 2017
Job role
Accountant
Our client is a financial services division of a leading worldwide outsourcing organisation and FTSE 100 company providing a broad range of corporate solutions including Asset Services and Shareholder Solutions; they are UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support solutions.

This role based near Bromley in Kent is to supervise/lead teams through technical leadership (currently this role does not require management of people) as well as providing administrative backing to the team who maintain Director's Share Plans for those clients who have outsourced their administration to them.

The Team Leader will be :-

- Assisting in organising daily activity of the team to ensure work is completed accurately and timely, in line with scheme/plan rules, showing awareness of regulatory requirements and any applicable terms and conditions

- - Assisting in planning for future major events including Grants, Reporting, Maturities and Vests
- - Checking of Daily Trades, in conjunction with other deputy supervisors and supervisors
- - Liaison with Clients directly to plan events and assist in maintenance of a good relationship, escalating any concerns
- - Supporting supervisor in ensuring that all procedures and administration guides are up to date and procedures followed accurately
- - Ensure own and support team completion of all mandatory training
- - Assisting in checking and authorising of confidential administration and providing guidance and correction when needed.-

Ideally you will have gained Senior Administrative or Team Leader experience within financial services or regulated environment looking for your next step. You will need to be able to communicate effectively at all levels with strong customer service skills, strong planning and organisational ability with Regulatory awareness . In addition you will need advanced Excel skills and be someone with the ability to multitask with a strong teamwork ethic and strong time management skills. This role requires the ability to meet tight deadlines working at times under pressure and to deadlines.

Within this role there is plenty of opportunity for development and progression not only through growth and expansion also through the exceptional training that this company offers and provides internally.

Leadership & Performance

You will be developing others through technical leadership and assisting in ensuring that team members are fully aware of business and team objectives linking team performance to business performance.

- - Recognises when a situation calls for a different approach and explores options.
- - Adapts to meet changing circumstances, unexpected constraints or challenges.
- - Actively encourages learning from experiences (good or bad!) and challenging the status quo.
- - Encourages others to come forward with their own ideas and provides feedback on suggestions.
- - Supports team members in implementation of change.

- Takes some ownership for own team's technical performance and plans to deliver the required performance.

- - Shares their experience, knowledge and ideas to help develop team members.
- - Takes time to plan activities that motivate and develop the team.
- - Finds ways to celebrate and communicate team and individual success.
- - Takes ownership of their own and team's professional development.
- - Communicates potential areas of development for self and team.
- - Actively seeks the development of good team spirit promoting an environment of commitment and collaboration.

This role is office based in Beckenham 9.00 am - 5.30 pm Monday - Friday