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MasterCard Settlement Analyst in Harrogate, United Kingdom

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Job Title

Settlement Analyst

Working as part of a team to ensure that Settlement, Reconciliation and Disputes are processed and managed on behalf of the Link Scheme and Independent ATM Customers.

A high focus on detail and working to tight deadlines, SLAs and KPIs within a financial services business area.

Key accountabilities and duties:

• Preparing and sending the Link Scheme Settlement Instructions for the Bank of England to process

• Checking all settlement figures within area of responsibility, ensuring that reports balance correctly

• Advising customers of their settlement positions and performing transfers of funds

• Supporting customers and ensuring that they adhere to payment deadlines and protocols and resolving any discrepancies

• Completion of all post settlement activities for customers in accordance with prescribed service level agreements and procedures

• Completion and distribution of reconciliation reports within contractual deadlines.

• Providing weekly and monthly statistical information and reports to customers

• Escalation of any discrepancies and disputes, and actively seeking solutions on behalf of members

• Checking and monitoring file transfers, resolving any discrepancies through liaison with technical teams and escalating issues in accordance with set procedures

• Preparing and processing ATM disputes through the whole life-cycle of the claim

• Assisting with updating of departmental procedures for new/improved processes as required

• Performing any other miscellaneous tasks and duties in line with the needs of the Department.

Knowledge and expertise (technical / role specific)


Ability to manage time critical and deadline orientated workload

Experience within a Customer Service environment

Demonstrable organisational skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritise

Ability to work well within a team and on own initiative


Good understanding of the ATM and Mobile products offered by VocaLink

Knowledge of VocaLink’s technical landscape

Previous Experience in the Financial Services or similar Industry

Knowledge and expertise (technical / role specific)

IT literacy, in particular MS Word, Excel and Outlook


Diligent with excellent attention to detail


Positive, with the ability to motivate others



A very high level of accuracy

Good verbal and written communication skills

Analytical and problem solving skills

Interpersonal skills

Proven numerical skills

Proven verbal and written communications skills

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

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Requisition ID: R-91059