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Sales Support Officer, Private Banking - Halifax NS (1 Year Contract)

Reference ID: 534645117

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Requisition ID: 61771
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Job purpose
The Sales Support Officer is responsible for contributing to the Private Banking unit's overall success by providing superior service and administrative support to the Private Banking Team. The incumbent possesses a thorough knowledge of the Bank's Commercial, Small Business and Retail products and services. His/her primary focus is to assist with documentation, client transactions, compliance, and ensuring established policies and procedures are followed to mitigate risk to the Bank. The responsibilities include adherence to Bank security procedures, identifying referral opportunities and revenue leakage.
Key accountabilities
1. Provide superior service and support to Clients and to the Private Banking Unit by:
  • • Developing and maintaining a thorough knowledge and understanding of the Bank's Commercial, Small Business and Retail Banking products and services to be positioned to meet our High Net Worth Client's ongoing needs;
  • • Responding promptly and effectively to requests, concerns and complaints from clients and the Private Banking Team
  • • Providing a high level of service and support combined with innovative approaches to resolving Client's and the Private Banking Team's service issues while adhering to policy and procedures,
  • • Taking full responsibility for all Client inquiries/concerns/complaints directed to him/her and resolving those issues within their discretion to the client's satisfaction or by escalating to the appropriate source, as set out in the Bank's Complaint Resolution Standards and Procedures;
  • • Assisting the Private Banking Team by preparing documentation packages for credit, deposit accounts and investment product set-ups accurately and efficiently.
2. Assist in ensuring the Bank's risk profile is mitigated by:
  • • Ensuring all Business Authentication requirements are adhered to in order to protect the integrity of the Client and Bank information;
  • • Completion of any returns/reporting requirements accurately and submitting to the appropriate authority in a timely manner;
  • • Completing all function-specific documentation accurately as per Bank standards in order to protect both the organization and the Private Banking Unit;
  • • Providing timely and meaningful client information and/or analysis to Private Banking Sales Officers thereby facilitating the decision making process for risk management.
3. Contribute to the quality and efficiency of branch operations as well as compliance with regulatory and internal bank guidelines by:
  • • Adhering to cash, custody and security procedures and Bank policies at all times;
  • • Adhering to position authorities and bank policies;
  • • Accurately processing daily transactions and Service Requests from Salesforce originated by the Private Banking Team and Clients;
  • Checking/authorizing transactions with approved limits;
  • Daily completion of the Accounting Support Package as outlined in the ASP at a glance for Sales Support Officers document;
  • Executing necessary corrections as identified through exception reporting and submitting through
  • Worklist to RSC for processing
  • Assisting with implementing changes to operation procedures and systems to increase efficiency and meet Bank regulations;
  • Complying with regulatory requirements as part of the service process, including Know Your Client (KYC), Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (CDIC), Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC), Anti-Money Laundering/Anti-Terrorist Financing (AML/ATF), Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), Canada's Anti-Spam Law (CASL), Privacy and Occupational Health & Safety (OHS) and Scotia Securities Inc. (SSI)guidelines/processes;
  • Immediately reporting/escalating fraudulent activities, unusual occurrences, issues/deficiencies/trends to the PB Client Service Lead, Identifying and referring to the appropriate Private Banking Team existing and new business opportunities through his/her ongoing client contact;
  • • Ensuring workstations and surrounding areas are organized and present a professional image.
  • • Preparing for and participating in Individual Touchbase meetings with Supervisor on a regular basis
Education/Work experience/Designations
  • The incumbent requires a high degree of client focus to deliver to the elevated Private Banking / Wealth Management standard for consistent delivery of the client experience. Previous Retail Branch experience required.
Location(s):  Canada : Nova Scotia : Halifax 
As Canada's International Bank, we are a diverse and global team. We speak more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. We value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance please click here . Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Posted: June 20, 2019
Closes: August 19, 2019