Transaction Manager - Investment Banking

Our client in the financial services industry is looking for a Transaction Manager - Leveraged Finance (Investment Banking) to join their team.*Purpose*: To manage the life-cycle of a transaction and mitigate associated operational risks.* Initiate meetings with key stakeholders to track progress, manage expectations and ensure stakeholders requirements are delivered* Preserves relationships despite airing conflicting views and seeks mutual gains when addressing conflicts* Anticipates consequences and adapts problem solving based on continual feedback* Act speedily to resolve problems, queries and complaints* Adapt communication styles to meet the needs of different audiences* Read and understand legal agreements in order to draw up an amortization schedule and book deals* Derive payment amounts from the legals and amortisation schedule* Prepare notification to client(s)* Prepare and submit payments to Team Leader for approval* Ensure all legal requirements are fulfilled before draw-down can occur* Ensure all ongoing deal management tasks are performed in line with the legal agreements* Settle all instruments on the correct systems(daily)* Clear reconciliation and exception report items within SLA time-frames* Respond to queries from internal and external stakeholders* Prepare financial statements, investor reports and other reports required by the regulators* Continually look for ways to enhance efficiencies* Ensure adherence to policies and procedures* Use discretion and informed judgement to anticipate and interpret potential risk issues* Remain abreast of regulatory and process changes, and communicate any specific training requirement* In conjunction with Operational Risk Manager ,identify trends and themes for rehabilitative action* Co-ordinate and/or participate in any adhoc project as required* Relevant Bacherlors Degree* 2+ years relevant CIB experience (accounting background necessary for certain roles)Market related CTC including benefits* Relevant Bacherlors Degree* 2+ years relevant CIB experience (accounting background necessary for certain roles)
Johannesburg, GT, ZA