At Mediterranean Bank we value our employees and strive to continuously invest in our workforce. The environment is dynamic and offers challenging yet exciting opportunities for growth and development. We are always on the lookout for new talent to further complement our teams.
To be a premier Maltese bank, operating both locally and abroad, and to create world class operational capabilities in Malta which support our international services.
To provide a superior banking experience, by offering value-added services that foster the confidence of our stakeholders, build long-term customer relationships and exceed the expectations of our clients.
The Corporate Relationship Officer will form part of the Corporate Banking team responsible to promote, sell and maintain relationships with new and existing corporate banking customers.
Actively promoting the Bank’s services, in line with the Bank’s strategy and corporate business plans
Attracting new customers
Retaining, managing and increasing business from existing customers
Cross selling other products of the Bank (foreign exchange, investments, lending and retail products)
Ensuring control requirements of the business are adhered to
Ensuring that all payments are in line with a company’s business
Maintaining a high standard of customer service in order to increase the Bank's market share
Keeping abreast of the latest market developments, competitors trends and market intelligence
Other duties to be determined from time to time by the Head of Corporate Banking/ Corporate Relationship Manager
Diploma/Degree in Banking with three years’ experience working in a bank or financial institution
Able to work in a target and performance oriented manner
Possess a customer centric attitude and approach to sales
Able to develop and build relationships both internally and externally
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in both English and Maltese
The Head of IT Security manages the development and delivery of IT security standards, best practices, architecture and systems to ensure information systems security across the enterprise. The selected candidate will manage and participate in the planning and implementation of security administration for all IT projects, the evaluation and selection of security applications and systems. In addition, the selected candidate will recommend and implement changes to work methods and procedures to make them more effective or to strengthen security measures.
Providing direction to staff to ensure risk is minimized through the development and maintenance of information security processes
Directly responsible for IT Security Operations, Vulnerability Management and Cyber Threat Intelligence
Responding to incidents and communicating information security issues to management and clients
Implementing processes and methods for auditing and addressing non-compliance to information security standards whilst facilitating the migration of non-compliant environments to compliant environments
Responsible for the technical information security architecture, network and system security design, implementation, and management of information security systems and/or programs
Conducting studies within and outside the organization to ensure compliance with standards and currency with industry security norms
Evaluating new technology solutions and techniques for implementation to ensure company assets are not comprised
Preparing and analysing activity reports for areas of concern which eventually will be presented to management
Ensuring the protection of corporate data and/or applications accessed by customers and vendors
Managing staff and motivating employees through talent and performance management
Other duties to be determined from time to time by the Chief Risk Officer
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience. Professional certification is preferred. Technical certifications such as CISSP, CRISC, CISM will be considered an asset
Knowledge of Bank business environment and the ability to evaluate information security risk implications
Extensive knowledge of common information security management frameworks
Extensive experience working with a diverse range of data sources/streams and managing these effectively
Excellent analytical, decision-making and problem-solving skills
Proficiency in developing partnership-oriented relationships with internal and external business executives and functional leaders
Strong background in security operations, process, solutions and technologies
Strong understanding of policy, compliance, and best practice security principles
Extensive knowledge of Linux, Windows, and Network Operating Systems
Extensive knowledge of infrastructure, key processes, and technology-oriented risk issues, specifically around security and privacy
Extensive experience with enterprise risk assessment methodologies
Proficiency at multitasking in a fast-paced environment with focus on timeliness, documentation, and communications with peers and business users alike
Excellent communication skills, both verbally and in writing, to technical and non-technical audiences of various levels (executives, regulators, clients, etc.)
Results oriented, business focused, and successful at interfacing across multiple organizational units
The Internal Audit Manager will be responsible for leading audit reviews, across the entire business, to add value and improve operations by bringing a systematic and disciplined approach to the effectiveness of controls, processes and practices.
Applicants should have extensive internal audit experience preferably having exposure to banking audits and are strong communicators who can work well within a small team.
Establishing and maintaining effective professional working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
Ensuring the adoption of proper risk-based audit planning procedures.
Indentifying effective and efficient control tests, including the development of new audit tools and methodologies to facilitate the identification of risks.
Flowcharting, evaluating and monitoring business processes and controls and governance practices.
Standardising audit programmes to ensure that all significant risks are adequately considered.
Providing feedback and recommendations for improvement whilst ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and best practices.
Participating in discussions with key business stakeholders leading to final issue acceptance and remediation.
Providing feedback with regards to the setting of resolution deadlines for particular audit findings.
Supporting other departments to assist the correct implementation of the recommended business processes.
Other duties as determined by the Chief Internal Audit Officer.
Knowledge of credit or lending banking products especially relating to syndicated loan market and the relevant areas of regulation, will be desirable.
Ability to influence and gain the respect of management, stakeholders and peers.
Confident and courageous to raise and escalate issues in a proactive, professional and timely manner.
Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
The principal focus of the Internal Audit Manager – Credit Risk’s role is to perform audit reviews of the Group’s domestic loan portfolio and international syndicated loan portfolio. Other audit work will also be assigned to add value and improve operations by bringing a systematic and disciplined approach to the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes.
Directly reporting to the Management Reporting Manager, the chosen candidate will form part of the Bank’s Regulatory Team and will be mainly responsible for preparing the Group’s management accounts to be presented to the Board and Executive Committee members. In addition to this, the selected employee will monitor and analyse actual versus budgeted results and will assist management in their day-to-day business decisions by preparing monthly analytical reviews by business line. The candidate will work with other support functions to understand the business requirements for new products and improve accounting practices for existing products.
Maintaining the general ledger of the different entities within the Group
Preparing monthly management accounts by legal entity
Assisting in the preparation of consolidated management accounts
Compiling monthly variance analysis to be discussed with the various business and support functions
Opening of new general ledger accounts
Assisting in the testing of new products or any other amendments required to the systems
Assisting in the preparation of annual budgets as well as any updates required throughout the year
Other duties as may be determined from time to time by the management
Partly qualified accountant or studying to obtain ACCA qualification or similar
Proficient in Microsoft applications (in particular MS Excel)
Strong problem solving skills
Practical knowledge of IFRS and its implications on reporting
Pro-active and able to work on own initiative
Experience in a similar function will be considered as an asset
Directly reporting to the Product Control Manager, the chosen candidate will form part of the Finance Department and will be mainly responsible for measuring the performance of Corporate Credit and Treasury portfolios and accounting for financial instruments. The selected candidate will be working with the Bank’s support functions and business departments on a regular basis and will also be in continual contact with our office in London.
Ensuring that Treasury products (including securities, loans and FX products) are accounted for correctly
Preparing and reviewing bond schedules and related hedge accounting workings
Performing monthly analytical reviews of Treasury income, expenses and balances
Assisting in loan accounting processes including the preparation of system inputs, accounting entries and analysis of monthly results
Preparing and analysing monthly reconciliations of securities and loans between Front Office and Treasury systems and accounting ledgers
Following up and clearing on any system variances identified
Producing of other daily comprehensive income, monthly schedules and other information required for regulatory reporting
Ensuring nostro open items relating to product control are cleared on a timely basis
Preparing of business packs to be distributed and discussed with the respective Head of Departments
Assessing that current processes and controls are in place with the aim of ensuring a robust control environment
Validating and testing of the accounting for new products
Validating and testing of new systems
Other duties as may be determined from time to time by the Deputy Chief Financial Officer and Product Control Manager
Newly qualified accountant (or at final stages of qualifying)
Strong knowledge of MS Excel
Good at problem solving
Proven ability in financial and management accounting and taxation matters
Effective partner with other stakeholders support functions and businesses
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Willing to learn and grow through personal development
Directly reporting to the Financial Reporting and Control Manager, the chosen candidate will be mainly responsible for enhancing control processes within the finance function and for the compilation of financial statements and tax submissions. The selected candidate will be in regular contact with our offices in Brussels and London as well as working with the Bank’s support functions and business departments.
Identifying initiatives for continuous improvement
Strong knowledge of MS Excel
Effective working relationship with other stakeholders support functions and businesses
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to drive change effectively
A will to learn and grow through personal development
The Senior Back Office and Settlements Officer will mainly be responsible for the Bank’s daily settlements.
Validating and verifying cash entries, payment orders and any transactions or processes
Ensuring that tasks are assigned clearly and in a timely manner
Assisting the Manager/ Head of Department in assigned projects
Drawing up new processes and maintaining a regular update of procedures of existing processes
Addressing internal department requests and queries
Managing and supporting the team members in their daily duties
Ensuring business stability and continuity of processes within the Back Office Department
Other duties to be determined from time to time by the Head of Back Office and Settlements
Banking background attained from previous work experience or qualifications
Knowledge of SEPA and SWIFT functionality
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
The Senior Business Analyst will be responsible for translating the Bank's operational, technology and business needs into processes, system specifications and projects, thereby supporting the Bank's ambitious business goals.
The Software Development QA Officer will ensure that developed products meet design specifications and are within the Bank’s quality limits and standards. Additionally, the chosen candidate will develop and apply customised test procedures for the Bank’s products and communicate continuously with developers and technical support specialists on product issues.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience
Experience in interpreting SOAP, XML and JSON objects
Experience in understanding MSSQL
Experience with QA processes and methodologies (both automated and manual test processes)
Proficient in testing web technologies including web sites, APIs and RESTful Web Services
Working knowledge in C#, Selenium and NUnit
Results-oriented with a strong ability to prioritise and deliver results
Strong collaborator and team player across internal and external team members
Strong problem resolution, analysis and troubleshooting skills
Able to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Fast learner and able to adapt and navigate quickly with minimal guidance and supervision
Able to adapt to changing requirements and priorities
Prior experience with Jira, Git, GitLab, Bamboo, Confluence will be considered an asset
Directly reporting to the Financial Reporting and Control Manager, the chosen candidate will be mainly responsible for assisting in enhancing control processes within the finance function and in the compilation of financial statements and tax submissions. The selected candidate will be in regular contact with our offices in Brussels and London as well as working with the Bank’s support functions and business departments.
Ensuring necessary financial processes and controls are in place to ensure adequate and accurate financial reporting
Ensuring full reconciliation between management and financial reporting packs
Establishing a good relationship with other functions within the Group
Challenging the current practices and procedures and developing and implementing effective changes
Ensuring compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and practices, Group accounting policies and other regulatory accounting guidelines
Compiling statutory financial statements of the various entities of the Group in line with accounting standards
Developing good working relationships with external and internal audit teams
Preparing tax returns and other documentations required by tax authorities
Other duties as may be determined from time to time by the Financial Reporting and Control Manager
Capable of building effective working relationship with other stakeholders, support functions and businesses
As part of the Bank’s technology team, the candidate will work closely with business analysts and other operations teams maintaining and developing the company’s websites, strengthening our brand and constantly improving/optimizing UI and UX across our various platforms, using best practices in software development.
Please submit a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) and covering email to the attention of the HR Manager on firstname.lastname@example.org including the vacancy title in subject by the closing date. All applications will be acknowledged and treated in strictest confidence. Late applications will not be considered.
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