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Head of Liquidity Operations - Payment Services

  • Operations
  • Full time
  • R-384308

The Role

The Payment Services Head of Liquidity Operations will be responsible to lead existing operations that support key top of house affiliate, external financial institution and clearing platform accounts.   In addition, the role will define and execute key strategies and capabilities on payment prioritization at the product, channel and Client level.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Manage and develop teams of individual contributors and managers in roles with moderate work complexity and risk in the Operations functional area
  • Work with more experienced management to develop and execute business strategies
  • Identify and recommend opportunities for process improvement and risk control development within the Operations functional area
  • Develop and implement business unit strategies
  • Provide expertise for technical, operational and processing functions related to business unit
  • Determine appropriate strategy and actions of Operation management functional team to meet moderate to high risk deliverables
  • Interpret and develop policies and procedures for functions with moderate complexity within scope of responsibility across business lines or functional areas
  • Collaborate and influence all levels of professionals including more experienced managers
  • Lead team to achieve objectives
  • Engage and influence stakeholders, internal partners and peers associated with the function or affected by its outcomes
  • Manage allocation of people and financial resources for Operations
  • Develop and guide a culture of talent development to meet business objectives and strategy

This leader will have strong Executive presence, leadership skills, the ability to approach business problems with creativity, and who works in an inclusive and influential manner to empower the broader team.  

The ideal candidate will have robust experience of banking operations, payment and settlement systems, cash flows and settlements for banks as well as experience managing payment prioritization and executing liquidity strategy.  

  • Deep understanding of payment flows, payment rails and liquidity impacts.
  • Deep understanding of settlements with Financial Market Utilities (Fed, CHIPS, EPN, ACH, FedNow, RTP)
  • Deep understanding with Wells Fargo core payment processing applications and up and down stream systems.
  • Understanding of Liquidity regulations (Dodd Frank, SR 14-1 and others)

Required Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of Operations experience, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education
  • 3+ years of management experience
  • 5+ year experience in large financial services organization
  • 5+ years of assessing and managing risks and controls
  • BS in Finance, Computer / Data Science or other analytical discipline

Desired Qualifications:

  • MBA
  • Experience in transforming while operating a critical function.
  • 5+ years experience with Payment functions
  • 3+ year experience in driving change at large organizations Top tier Strategy and/or Management Consulting experience
  • Extensive experience within financial services industry, and preferably will have worked in a similar role.
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills, with a focus on delivery management.
  • Strong multi-tasking capabilities.
  • A clear and concise communication style that can simplify the complex and ensure a common understanding can be quickly reached.
  • Confidence to meet with the most senior leaders of Wells Fargo and represent Wholesale Operations.
  • Strong analysis skills to get to the core of issues.
  • High EQ to help influence a broad constituency of stakeholders

Posting End Date: 

20 Jul 2024

*Job posting may come down early due to volume of applicants.

We Value Diversity

At Wells Fargo, we believe in diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace; accordingly, we welcome applications for employment from all qualified candidates, regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, individuals with disabilities, pregnancy, marital status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

Employees support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit’s risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements.

Candidates applying to job openings posted in US: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other legally protected characteristic.

Candidates applying to job openings posted in Canada: Applications for employment are encouraged from all qualified candidates, including women, persons with disabilities, aboriginal peoples and visible minorities. Accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available upon request in connection with the recruitment process.

Applicants with Disabilities

To request a medical accommodation during the application or interview process, visit Disability Inclusion at Wells Fargo.

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