Thursday, 30 August 2012

Proposition Development Manager - Money Transmission - Cardiff

Proposition Development Manager – Money Transmission

Company: Principality Building Society is the 7th largest Building Society in the UK and has delivered a strong performance through some of the most difficult times for Banks and Building Societies in history.

As a successful and growing organisation, it is embarking on a significant transformation programme, with supporting investment to deliver a business that will continue to be a strong and vibrant organisation. As a result an excellent opportunity has arisen for an interim Proposition Development Manager to join us and lead the design and build phase of our money transmission programme.

Job Description:

As Proposition Development Manager your main accountabilities will be to:

• Lead on the definition of the overall money transmission strategy, including product range, high level requirements, segmentation and integration with the wider existing product set
• Develop full business case for presentation to Board
• Work with the other product teams to ensure integration with other product strategies and roadmaps
• Work cross-functionally to develop and implement appropriate commercial model(s) and third party relationships
• Provide day to day management of the Delivery team which consists of IT, Operations, Analysis and Testing.

Requirements and Qualifications:

The successful candidate will have:

• Experience and understanding of the UK retail financial services market - in particular current accounts, payments and cards
• The ability to demonstrate an understanding of the social, regulatory and financial environments in the UK
• A strong track record of successful customer proposition development and leadership in the financial services sector
• Excellent influencing and communication skills to manage internal and external stakeholders
• Proven ability to work cross-functionally to develop joint strategies and to develop actionable delivery plans
• Consultative approach and business outcome focused
• Confidence working and presenting at Board level.

Salary details: Negotiable, dependent upon experience
Full-time/Part-time: Full time
Permanent/Contract: Contract for 6 to 9 months with potential to become permanent
Location: Cardiff, South Wales
Bonus and Benefits: Competitive

To apply for this dynamic role, click on the following link:–-money-transmissi-3318.htm

Wednesday, 29 August 2012

Movers and Shakers in Cards and Payments w/c August 27th 2012

  • Justin Fraser joins Securetrading as Sales and Marketing Director

  • Jose Contin appointed General Manager EMEA of Broadridge City Networks

Congratulations to both on their new roles.

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MasterCard and Everything Everywhere to launch joint digital wallet service

MasterCard will work with mobile operator Everything Everywhere to develop mobile and digital payment solutions.

Initially, customers will be able to make payments using mobile devices that have NFC functionality, allowing them  to make contactless payments at more than 100,000 retailers in the UK.

The two companies stated they would eventually focus on other areas of development including person-to-person money transfers, loyalty rewards schemes and digital payment services allowing consumers to have the same shopping experience for payment in-store, online or using their mobile device.

MasterCard and Everything Everywhere will also develop services that allow SMEs to accept payments using mobile devices, with further details to be announced later this year.

The two firms have an existing relationship, having worked together for Orange's Quick Tap platform, which allowed Barclaycard customers to use NFC technology to make payments.

The news is bound to intensify the ongoing battle for a share of the digiatl wallet market with competing providers holding different views on the technology that best suits consumers in making payments.

It is not yet clear, if or how the news could affect Everything Everywhere's joint venture with Vodafone and O2. The project,  dubbed Project Oscar, was set up by the three companies last year but has stalled while the European Commission (EC) carries out an investigation into the tie-up's implications for competition in the market for e-wallets and other services.
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Wednesday, 22 August 2012

Movers and Shakers in the Card and Payment world w/c August 20th 20122

  • Florence Denis becomes COO of International Financial Data Services based in Luxembourg

  • Cristobal Conde named Executive Chairman of True Office

  • Armin Schmitt takes charge of Capco's European Operations

Congratulations to all from the team. For your next career move in the card and payment industry, go to are pleased to welcome the following advertisers:  Bandwidth Recruitment, RDF and Glorydale Merchant Services.

Latest jobs from Bandwidth Recruitment include:

Latest jobs from RDF include:

  • Development and Quality Manager
  • Test Automation Manager
  • EFT Systems Analyst
  • Head of Analysis
  • Head of Software and Systems Development
  • Head of Development - Payment Channels/ New Business
  • Technial Delivery Process Co-ordinator
  • Senior Advantage Developer
  • Environment Manager

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Glorydale Merchant Services are looking for a Merchant Support Executive.

Please note that all of these roles are based in the United Kingdom and if you are not a UK or EU citizen, you will not be considered for this role.

Monday, 20 August 2012

The 5th Annual Prepaid Awards 2012

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cid:image003.png@01CD7BAF.9A1DCD30The time is fast approaching for the eagerly anticipated prepaid event of the year –
Prepaid Awards is an ideal forum for entertaining corporate clients and inspiring your staff members. Join us at the Lancaster Hotel, London for a spectacular evening of champagne, fine dining, top notch performances and of course to celebrate the winners of this year’s UK and Global Prepaid Awards.
With less than 2 months until 11th October there are a limited number of tables still available. With either half tables of 5 or tables of 10, make sure you secure your attendance by clicking on the link below!
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“The event has become the must-attend evening of the year for people in prepaid – I’ve not missed one yet. They continue to get bigger and better each time, and as this year’s main sponsor, I’m hoping this year’s will be the best yet.” David Hunter, CEO, Ukash
“What began as the party for the prepaid industry has been magically transformed by
Ms Armstrong into the prepaid Oscars! Well done for creating the event to see and
be seen at.” Robert Courtneidge, Global Head of Cards and Payments, Locke Lord
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Tuesday, 14 August 2012

Latest Movers and Shakers in the Card and Payment world week commencing August 13th 2012





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