Settlement Claims Officer

July 10, 2024

Settlement Claims Officer


  • Permanent
  • PT-Lisbon
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About the job

  • The Settlement Claims Officer mission is to ensure the integrity and the exhaustiveness of detection, payment and receipt of interest that are a result of late settlements under BNP Paribas Arbitrage and BNP Paribas SA. The scope of the products are: Forex and Money Market, Equities and Bonds as well as Equity Derivatives

Your Main Activities Are

  • Daily integration, verification and detection of claims folders opened after late settlement
  • Booking of claims received and paid from and to external counterparties in the appropriate database and perform the first level control of the claims legitimacy
  • Send claim letter for further receive to the counterpart within 60 days and properly chase for its payment
  • Permanent interaction with Back Offices and Counterparties for claim status progression, taking action to close folders in the best timing, followed by databases constant update
  • Swift payment generation and cash breaks follow up
  • Impact the interest claims on the trading portfolio
  • Proposition of new developments or improvement in the existing chain in order to secure the processes and reduce the operational risk
  • Formalization of team procedures and operating guides

Profile and Skills to Success

  • Bachelor Degree in Economics, Finance or Accounting
  • Up to 2 years of Experience in Accounting and Finance
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Pack (MS Excel)
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to collaborate/Teamwork
  • Client focused
  • Proactivity


Why joining BNP Paribas?

· Leading banking institution

BNP Paribas is a leader in the Eurozone, and a prominent international banking institution with strong roots in Europe’s banking history. It has a presence in 65 countries, with around 190 000 Employees – including more than 145 000 in Europe.

· Our presence in Portugal

Since 1985, BNP Paribas was one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, the Group has around 7.100 employees across several entities operating directly in the territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.

· International reach

Thanks to its international presence and regular and close collaboration among its different entities, BNP Paribas has the resources to support all clients with financing, investment, savings and protection solutions that help make their projects a success. BNP Paribas holds key positions in its three core operating divisions:

  • Retail Banking, a division that brings together all of the Group’s retail activities and specialised business lines;
  • Investment & Protection Services that include specialised businesses offering a wide range of savings, investment and protection services;
  • Corporate & Institutional Banking division that offers tailored financial solutions for corporate and institutional clients.

· Diversity and Inclusion commitment

BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity/paternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency, which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.

· Commitment towards work/life balance

At BNP Paribas we care about our employees wellbeing and promote a culture of good integration between work and rest. We believe our employees have rich personal lives outside of work, being fundamental to be disconnected from work to recharge both physically and mentally. Only through this balance we may all be at our best while working.

· Remote Working Conditions

At BNP Paribas, we embrace a Smart Working framework based on trust, autonomy and collaboration. Within this framework, eligible employees can benefit from flexible remote working modalities adapted to our hybrid working environment. To guarantee a comfortable and efficient working set-up, eligible employees are provided with both the office and home equipment, are entitled to an equipment allowance and can benefit from exclusive partnerships to purchase additional equipment at reduced prices.

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* Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.

* In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.