Specialist, Bulk Payments

First Bank

Full Time
Posted 8 months ago

First Bank Jobs

Job Title: Specialist, Bulk Payments

Location: Lagos

Job Objective(s)

  • Ensure prompt, timely and accurate processing of all payments requests with zero error rate.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Managing of transaction conveyance platforms on transactions sent from ALL Branches, Head Office Departments, Subsidiaries and Vendors (E-TRANZACT & Systemspec)
  • Manage and update workflow on status of payment requests.
  • Co-ordinate the processing of payment request sent via mailbox and workflow to ensure adherence to the Bank’s policies and procedures.
  • Provide prompt resolution to all payment processing issues/exceptions and escalate as appropriate.
  • Monitoring of all office accounts to ensure zero daily balance, investigates and resolve/proof if otherwise
  • Monitoring/ensuring the process of prompt and proper electronic archiving of all processing documents.
  • Authorization/Verification of Payments for various beneficiaries on Finacle.
  • Finacle Based Transactions (PAYBLK, BPMS)
  • Supervise Service executives to ensure accurate and timely upload of transactions.
  • Processing of transactions to Dormant Accounts via BPMS
  • Checking of Transaction files before verifying and transaction posting on both Finacle

FirstDirect Based Transactions:

  • Coordinate the processing of payment requests on FirstDirect platform for both FirstBank and other Banks’ account holders.
  • Authorization of FirstDirect transactions as Checker
  • Ensure Proper reconciliation of all FirstDirect related holding/suspense accounts.

FAPX Based Transactions:

  • Coordinate the processing of payment request on FAPX platform for both FirstBank and other Banks’ account holders.
  • Processing of FAPX Debit mandates
  • Ensure Proper reconciliation of all FAPX related suspense accounts.

FirstPay (Remita) Based Transactions:

  • Initiation of reversals on the platform for verification as may be requested by TBG/Initiating Corporates/Systemspec
  • Acting as an intermediary between service providers (Systemspecs) and Branches on all enquiries as it relates to FirstPay transactions.
  • Resolution of issues, queries, and processing of reversal of wrong transactions on FirstPay Platform
  • Report generation of Remita transactions.

Job Requirements

  • First degree in relevant discipline.


  • Minimum experience – 5 years.

Application Closing Date
25th December, 2020.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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