Custody & Operations officer - Zarattini International

Job description: Custody & Operations officer (Download PDF)

Who we are
Zarattini International Ltd (ZIL) brings together innovation, alliance and proficiency to offer high value-added custody services in Malta. We stay at the forefront of innovation while keeping in touch with our roots. We dare to push boundaries but never lose sight of our responsibilities. We combine the highest standards with the deepest dedication to our clients’ needs.
ZIL is part of a Swiss financial group with activities in Switzerland, Luxembourg, and Malta. Through Zarattini & Co Bank, the group specialized in private and institutional wealth management, by means of an alternative approach to investments. We built our strong reputation upon reliability, excellent professional competence, transparency and effective communication skills. Zarattini & Co Bank has a long history of providing reliable local and global custody services to many diversified clients, including asset managers, institutional investors, banks, broker dealers and corporates.
The experience gained over the years as a custodian institution for collective investments schemes in Switzerland made Zarattini & Co Bank a trustworthy partner for institutional clients who were looking for a stable and reliable custodian. Moreover, Zarattini & Co Bank can count on a stable group’s shareholders, being the Zarattini family and the bank’s managing partners the only shareholders of the group since inception.

Who you are
You are a motivated team player, with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. You are keen to learn and progress, and are looking for the extra mile. You are sitting for a Banking, Economics or Finance Degree or have recently attained such a qualification.
Ideally, but not mandatory, you have already gained experience in Back Office Operations within a bank or recognized financial institution. You are fluent in English and preferably in Italian. Any other languages would be considered an asset. Proficient in computer applications such as MS Office and literate in database navigation.

What will you do
Part of the back-office team, you will assist and support the COO in his daily tasks. You will receive, transmit and execute transactions in various financial instruments. You will check that the investment restrictions of the Investment Funds are respected on an ongoing basis. You will do data entry, reconciliations and maintenance of existing accounts. You will handle clients’ documentation in an accurate manner and provide our customers with an outstanding customer experience.

What we offer
We offer an opportunity to join a fast-growing Company in a very much demanded business. An international working environment where values and ethics are above average. A rewarding remuneration and the possibility to evolve into higher responsibility position within the organization. The employment contract would be for a full time, indefinite period job and would be ruled under Maltese Employment Law. The Company would also provide educations to the new employee. If you are interested, please send your cv and a motivational letter to the CEO of the Company: Francesco Scotto (francesco.scotto@zarattini.com.mt).

Timeline
You can apply for this job until the end of August 2017, however interviews might start earlier upon receiving curricula. Successful candidates will be invited to Malta at expense of the Company for a final face to face interview. The selected candidate would be asked to join the Company by the end of September 2017. This position is based in Malta. All application will be handled with the strictest confidentiality