Payments Controller - 12 month contact
Why is our Payments team the next step for you?
Worldpay process almost 50% of payments on the UK high street, on a typical day that’s 36 million mobile, online and in-store transactions – about 415 each and every second. We are passionate about supporting our merchants and WorldPay customers, therefore taking ownership of your contribution to delivering great customer service will lead to success in this team. Our Payments teams in Manchester are part of the growing Operational Finance function responsible for ensuring that our customers (merchants who use our services) are paid for transactions. They handle 17 currencies and make payments in excess of £850m per week.
How will you add value on a day-to-day basis?
As a Payments Controller you will responsible for preparing, checking and releasing these payments to our customers domestically and globally. You will reconcile currency accounts as well as preparing, checking and releasing payments in various currencies (eg GBP, EUR, USD, AUD) ensuring they are made in accordance with deadlines & SLA's. You will use various payment methods including BACS, CHAPS & SWIFT as well as setting up bank transfers to ensure accounts are funded for the automatic processes.
What will make you the ideal candidate?
You’ll be analytically minded with a passion for attention to detail and getting it right first time. Ideally with some experience of working within a high volume transaction processing or a deadline driven finance environment. Attention to detail is key for this role as well as speed, given the high value and volume of funds which transfer between accounts. Technically, you will have a good working knowledge of Excel. We are happy to consider either recent graduates with high levels of enthusiasm, positivity and ambition looking to make their first career step.
How is Worldpay changing the world?
Worldpay provide an extensive range of technology-led payment products and services to over 400,000 customers, helping them to accept more than 300 different payment types. We are the trusted payments partner of many of the UK’s largest retailers, and hundreds of thousands of small and medium sized businesses in the UK and US, including over 16,000 hairdressers, in excess of 24,000 restaurants and more than 9,000 pubs
If you'd like to know more about Worldpay and this exciting role, please apply now.