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People First
Jun 26, 2022
Full time
To see more Chinese jobs please follow us on WeChat: teamchinapf AND pfteamchina Ref: 21320 Your New Job Title: Mandarin Speaking Application Support Analyst (Night Shift) About the job: Sponsorship to Tier 4 Visa holders can be considered (Please note this is a night shift role and do not apply if you are unwilling to do night shift) The Skills You'll Need: Science, technology, engineering, or mathematics academic background, good communication skills, Mandarin Chinese fluent, English fluent. Your New Salary: £30k basic+ c£4k bonus with excellent benefits Location: Central London Who You'll Be Working for: an international financial service provider What You'll be Doing Each Day: Proactively monitor the production services. Provide first line support to the company's customers. Assist in the creation of a knowledge base to mitigate the number of escalations to the second line team. Work with the Client Delivery team to ensure that they have satisfied all pre-production checks/tests before they are released into production. Work with the QA team on a rotational basis to assist with quality assurance cycles and to obtain pre-release knowledge of new releases. Work with the UAT team to test new clients to agreed standards during the on-boarding process. Work closely with internal project staff to ensure that all production requirements are flagged and dealt with during customer on-boarding, ensuring smooth transition into production and to enhance the customer's perception and experience of the service. Work with, and communicate to, all customers and internal technical staff during implementations. Deal with service incidents that arise and work to achieve a positive outcome in the shortest possible timeframe. Maintain the company's reputation for high-quality service support and delivery. Contribute to all aspects of general business improvement. The Skills You'll Need to Succeed: Good technical background. Most desirable is experience of databases/SQL (ability to create and run own queries), MQ (any variant), SWIFT, ISO15022, ISO20022, FIX, XML, messaging authentication/ certification techniques and secure FTP environments. Application support and operations in a client facing, financial environment. Experience of project delivery life-cycles, in accordance with industry best practice. An understanding of ITIL is beneficial. Knowledge of Salesforce is an advantage. Business Level written and spoken English and Mandarin skills are essential. Ability to stay calm and focused under pressure and able to positively direct customers, colleagues and service partners when resolving service issues. Team player in multi-disciplined environment. Strong work ethic and entrepreneurial approach. Passionate about quality and 'getting it right'. Highest levels of professionalism, honesty and integrity. Willing to pursue a problem through to root cause identification. Attention to detail. Balanced individual able to critically appraise own strengths and weaknesses. An example setter by deed as well as words. Needs to be able to hold their corner and to be able to deal with a spirited work environment. Flexible attitude and willingness to work alternative shift pattern, including day shift, should that be necessary (especially during training period). Job status: Permanent Start date: ASAP Working hours: Night Shift Early: Sunday 15:30 to Friday 00:00, with 1 hour break (7.5 hours work) Night Shift Late: Sunday 23:30 to Fri 08:00 with 1 hour break (7.5 hours work) Please view all our Chinese jobs at Please follow us on Linkedin: people-first-team-china We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation. People First is committed to increasing diversity, and maintaining an inclusive workplace culture. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, marital status or whether or not they have a disability. People First (Recruitment) Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and fixed term contract recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Please note that by applying for this job you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy which can be found on our website.
People First
Jun 25, 2022
Full time
Your New Job Title: Editor - Healthcare Website Relaunch Your New Daily rate: up to £333 PAYE p/d or £436 umbrella (inside IR35) * equivalent of up to £87k per annum Duration: Long term temporary assignment until end of June 2023, chance to go permanent Location: Remote - One day a month in the west London office Start date: ASAP Working hours: 37.5 hours per week Job posting ID: JP94917 Who you'll be working for: Our client, a major FTSE100 business, who have fantastic offices in west London are looking for an Editor for the relaunch of their healthcare website. What you'll be doing each day: The purpose of this role is to turn the editorial section of the website into an industry leading, journalistic, science-led, content hub, which is core to the content marketing strategy. To achieve this, they are looking for someone who can create the editorial strategy and mine stories from across the business and wider industry on a broad range of topics. The successful candidate will both write and commission others to write engaging articles that leave readers searching for more and subscribing to the website for content alerts. They should enjoy working on videos and podcasts too, and across multiple topics to ensure the spectrum of the company's work is being represented and in the right way. They will also excel at amplification, owning a budget and working with social media and SEO experts on campaigns. Metrics and insights will also be a key step in the cycle to ensure continuous improvement. Key responsibilities Write and deliver against a content strategy. Mine stories and work with stakeholders to create an impactful content calendar that where necessary feeds into the wider Communications & Government Affairs content calendar Partner with internal and external subject matter experts to create content, writing some and commissioning others Work with the Content Production and Visual Identity team to create visual, moving image and audio content Co-create and deliver compelling social media and SEO campaigns to amplify the reach of and draw new audiences to the website. Create and manage a regular content alert for subscribers to increase page views and subscriber numbers Continually assess and apply digital insights to set targets for and improve future content and social media campaigns Build and publish content on the website and social media channels Work closely with the other members of the Digital and Visual Identity team The skills you need to succeed: Previous experience working as an Editor, ideally in the healthcare industry Passion for creating science and healthcare content, and communicating scientific information to different target audiences Professional experience with excellent editorial writing skills - a journalistic background is preferred Understanding of the power of imagery and video for digital storytelling, with experience commissioning this content for external audiences Understanding of corporate websites and social media channels, and how they can be used to deliver as part of a multichannel digital content strategy Knowledge of web design and UX, ideally with experience of content management systems Experience accessing and applying digital insights to set targets for and improve future content and campaigns Experience writing content strategies and working with content calendars Strong project management and stakeholder management skills *Please note this Umbrella rate is the amount payable to Umbrella company - this does not represent what you will actually receive from the Umbrella company Please follow us on Linkedin: people-first-supply-chain We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation. People First is committed to increasing diversity, and maintaining an inclusive workplace culture. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, marital status or whether or not they have a disability. People First (Recruitment) Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and fixed term contract recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Please note that by applying for this job you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy which can be found on our website.
People First
Jun 25, 2022
Full time
To see more Chinese jobs please follow us on WeChat: teamchinapf AND pfteamchina Ref: 21518 Your New Job Title: Mandarin speaking IT Analyst The Skills You'll Need: Fluent Mandarin, relevant IT qualifications and IT experience. Your New Salary : to £35k + benefits(Depending on the experience) Reporting To: IT Architecture Manager Location : London Who You'll Be Working for: Our client is an international trading company What You'll be Doing Each Day: Assist in building and maintaining network server and workstation environment to ensure our client has business continuity and a high level of security. Provide support to end users. Maintaining permissions on network drives and applications Maintaining procedures ensuring they are kept up to date with best market practice Monitor the connectivity to exchanges, Internet, between our primary and secondary data centres and other sites Assist in the Design of our client's architecture Daily system checks including back-ups, software compliance, security patch management and other anomalies Reviewing security logs for access internal and external Performance tuning to ensure systems are running efficiently Setting up new users according to business requirements and the correct level of authorisation Monitor various connections internal and external ensuring outages are dealt with promptly Preparing servers for new applications and monitoring them daily Setting up / building new PC's to comply with internal policy Ensuring our client's business continuity is kept up to date when new systems are added documenting and testing of redundancy and fail over is working Ensure the telephone systems are compliant, users that are required to have a recorded telephone are set up and advised. Ensure mobile devices and remote access is secure and can be removed safely at any time without data loss Answering end user queries promptly by acting as a 'help desk' and escalation where required. Support end users based in HK office who accessing the same system. Look after and maintain the printers ensuring we have adequate supplies for continuation of service The Skills You'll Need to Succeed: Fluent in Mandarin and English both written and verbal. Ability to prioritise problems / issues which have been reported by end users. Understanding of IT Architecture including design, best practice, hardware, software, middleware and security. Ability to design and build system architecture from business requirements from build documentation Knowledge of Microsoft Suite including: Windows Server, Workstations, Exchange, SQL, Hyper-V, Active directory, Domain Controllers, DNS, DHCP, Group Policy, Sites and Services, File and Print and Office Suite. Knowledge of network equipment and technology including Firewalls, routers and switches. Basic knowledge of network storage Basic knowledge of virtualisation technologies Ability to work as a team and independent Strong analytical skills Strong documentation skills Job status : Perm Start date : ASAP Working hours : Cover hours between 08.00-18.00 on a shift system. May be required to do overnight support on a call out basis. Please view all our Chinese jobs at Please follow us on Linkedin: people-first-team-china We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation. People First is committed to increasing diversity, and maintaining an inclusive workplace culture. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, marital status or whether or not they have a disability. People First (Recruitment) Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and fixed term contract recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Please note that by applying for this job you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy which can be found on our website.
People First
Jun 24, 2022
Full time
Ref: 21469 Your New Job Title: IT Manager - Infrastructure The Skills You'll Need: Relevant level of IT skills and experience, ideally in banking/finance in the UK. Your New Salary: c£60k+ Location: London Who You'll Be Working for: A growing international bank now emerging into the UK and European market. What You'll be Doing Each Day: Assist Head of IT to ensure the branch IT department to behave ethically and act in full compliance with relevant Laws and Regulatory requirements. Setup COMMS room and DR site, and keep them in an available, stable and healthy status. Ensure proper management of the branch IT infrastructure projects and subsequent upgrades and expansions. Manage reliable and secure IT networks, systems, and services, identifying problems, and recommending and implementing improvements to meet business needs. Ensure IT networks, systems and services are monitored and maintained to high levels of quality in accordance with industry standard best practice. Ensure IT security controls monitored and maintained to a high standard. Specify requirements for external and internal support providers to ensure effective delivery of IT services developed on behalf of the business and IT Teams. Support London Branch employees with IT requirements to ensure they have the right technology and IT support for their day-to-day work. Perform any other duties as directed by the Head of IT or Senior Management. The Skills You'll Need to Succeed: Relevant level of experience as an IT Manager or similar Knowledge and experience of infrastructure, general IT, network, server, VM, cyber security, Database, Web development. Proven experience in managing IT projects. Preferably to be Familiar with general Banking systems and trading platforms, such as Bloomberg and Reuters, know about related IT regulatory and policies for Bank etc. A background in finance or banking. Previous background with financial & regulatory projects would be a strong plus. Certifications IT technical related are a plus, for example, MCITP, MCSD, VCP, CCIE/HCIE. Fluent English in spoken and written, preferably speak and write Mandarin, but not mandatory. Job status: Perm Start date: ASAP Working hours: 9-5 with flexibility when necessary. Please view all our Team China jobs at Please follow us on Linkedin: people-first-team-china We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation. People First is committed to increasing diversity, and maintaining an inclusive workplace culture. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, marital status or whether or not they have a disability. People First (Recruitment) Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and fixed term contract recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Please note that by applying for this job you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy which can be found on our website.
People First
Jun 24, 2022
Full time
Ref: 21467 Your N ew J ob T itle: IT Manager - Development The S kills You'll Need: Relevant level of IT skills and experience, ideally in banking/finance in the UK. Your N ew S alary : c£60k+ Location : London Who You'll Be Working for: A growing international bank now emerging into the UK and European market. What You'll be Doing Each Day: Assist Head of IT to ensure the branch's IT department behave ethically and act in full compliance with relevant Laws and Regulatory requirements. Support day to day business activities of the Bank's regulatory report and M.I. report on the dominating reporting platforms and reporting tools in UK market. Work with business users to analyse the requirements, identify where the changes are required, and perform the development and testing activities. Take responsibility to develop applications based on in-house banking system to make business procedures run smoothly, including treasury, finance, risk and operation requirements. Cooperate with the local venders to update the "third party" systems and platforms.. Support London Branch employees with IT requirements to ensure they have the right technology and IT support for their day-to-day work. Perform any other duties as directed by the Head of IT or Senior Management. The Skills You'll Need to Succeed: Relevant level of experience as an IT Manager or similar Knowledge of software development lifecycles - particularly Agile approach. Proficient in the usage of database technologies - preferably Oracle and/or MS SQL Server. Focusing on query building, data transformation and report building logic. Experienced in programming with VBA, Python. Having experience in .Net , C# and Java programming would be a strong plus. Extra value will be attributed to familiarity with more technical concepts, e.g. DB Performance Tuning, utilization of Indexes, Triggers etc. Knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Linux, Vmware/HyperV, TCP/IP Network , Firewall, etc. A background in finance or banking. Previous background with financial & regulatory projects would be a strong plus. Certifications IT technical related are a plus, for example, MCITP, MCSD, VCP, CCIE/HCIE. Fluent English in spoken and written, preferably speak and write Mandarin, but not mandatory. Job status : Perm Start date : ASAP Working hours : 9-5 with flexibility when necessary. Please view all our Team China jobs at Please follow us on Linkedin: people-first-team-china We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation. People First is committed to increasing diversity, and maintaining an inclusive workplace culture. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, marital status or whether or not they have a disability. People First (Recruitment) Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and fixed term contract recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Please note that by applying for this job you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy which can be found on our website.
People First
Jun 23, 2022
Full time
To see more Chinese jobs please follow us on WeChat: teamchinapf AND pfteamchina Ref: 21510 Your New Job Title: Cantonese speaking Quality Assurance Associate The Skills You'll Need: Fluent Cantonese and English, with relevant experience in banking or finance. Your New Salary: up to £28k depending on experience + bonus Location: Central London Job status: Permanent Summary: To ensure the CDD/KYC workflow is effectively meeting the Bank's AML/CFT Guideline and Sanction requirements. To conduct CDD quality check for ALL customers and carry out comprehensive QA process on assigned cases. To review if customer KYC data are inputted correctly in the core banking system. To conduct checking and processing of customer name and payment screening alert generated by the Datanomic and Embargo Siron System. To build and maintain a reliable and cooperative working relationship with AMLD, Front Office and other support functions. What You'll be Doing Each Day: Process Checks the accuracy and quality of information obtained. To complete the tasks assigned before deadline. Set priorities of work. Know Your Customer reviews. Name Screening and Payment Screening alert handling People Work closely with others and shows consideration for their needs and feelings. Co-operate and communicate between the team and other department. Maintain good humor to reduce the pressure at work. Request for help and support where necessary. Compliance & Risk Management Comply with all applicable regulations, rules, codes, guidelines and standards set by regulators and the Bank, and carry out duties with high integrity. Adhere to all established risk control guidelines, procedures and measures to identify, assess, report, mitigate and monitor the risks involved in the day-to-day work. The Skills You'll Need to Succeed: Proficient in spoken and written Cantonese and English. University graduate. Relevant retail banking experience. Good customer service skills. Please view all our Chinese jobs at Please follow us on Linkedin: people-first-team-china We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation. People First is committed to increasing diversity, and maintaining an inclusive workplace culture. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, marital status or whether or not they have a disability. People First (Recruitment) Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and fixed term contract recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Please note that by applying for this job you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy which can be found on our website.
People First
Nov 04, 2021
Full time
To see more Mandarin jobs please follow us onWeChat: teamchinapf AND pfteamchina Ref: 21012 Your New Job Title: Mandarin speaking IT Infrastructure Engineer Your New Salary: Highly competitive + good benefits Job status: Permanent Location: West London Reporting to: Senior Infrastructure Engineer & Team Leader Summary: The Infrastructure Engineer will assist the Senior Infrastructure Engineer providing end to end solutions and managing the IT life cycle ensuring operational efficiency and maintenance contracts. The position will mainly focus on BAU Infrastructure project and support work and assisting with support desk duties when required. The Infrastructure Engineer is also responsible for supporting the Windows desktop environment, Market data, company's bespoke trading applications and business requirements. The role also requires supporting both the Senior Infrastructure Engineer and IT Support Analyst and provides cover when necessary. What You'll be Doing Each Day: The Infrastructure Engineer will possess the technical skills required to manage the infrastructure and services. Design and implement short- and long-term strategic plans to ensure IT infrastructure capacity meets existing and future requirements. To provide excellent problem solving, troubleshooting skills, effective communication, inter-personal management abilities. Application monitoring, performance and capacity tuning on a daily basis. Extensive problem solving and debugging skills using SQL. Duty to respond and answer all Jira service desk tickets in a timely & respectable manner. Provide regular updates to all Jira tickets assigned to you. Escalation point for junior member and provides support and cover for senior team members. Responsible to work flexible hours and weekends if and when required and to be on call as a part of the helpdesk on call service roster. Identify any improvements that can be made to service, recommendations for preventative maintenance and needs for user training. Follow change control procedures when implementing core system updates/upgrades. Escalate problems to 3rd party service providers when required and track case until resolution. Responsible for maintaining call logs, user guides, KBs, setup guides, IT records and documentation. Provide BAU Infrastructure, Active Directory & Exchange support and administration. Perform regular software upgrades on existing systems to maintain patch compliance and supported versions with the vendors. Always keep up to date on the latest security vulnerabilities and reacts and responds to new threats and remediates them as a priority. Provide Desktop and telephone support. Maintain systems uptime and availability. Develop, implement, and maintain IT policies and procedures. Ensure that all IT policies are followed and implemented. Take control of and manage system incidents, changes and new requests from start to finish. Maintain and enforce company IT security and compliance. Coordinate and managing all development for main trading application and data integration. Ensure that SLA's are adhered to with suppliers. Other tasks as deemed necessary from time to time. The Skills You'll Need to Succeed: Educated to degree level in an IT related subject or equivalent, with relevant advanced IT qualifications Advanced support experience within VMWare and Windows. Advanced support experience with Active Directory and Exchange DAG Experience in maintaining a Dell VxRail / RecoverP oint hyper converged environment. Managing backup s and recovery tasks. Strong knowledge of enterprise firewall solutions (Cisco ASA and Checkpoint) Strong knowledge of routing and switching. Monitor infrastructure capacity and ensure systems meet business operational requirements Strong project management capability, requiring the ability to work on multiple streams at once. Strong scripting capabilities to automate tasks PowerShell. Jira Service Management Adhering to a strict change control process. Please view all our Chinese jobs at Please follow us on Linkedin: people-first-team-china We would be grateful if you could send your CV as a Word document. If your application is successful, you will be contacted within 7 days. We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs. Please note that we can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are able to provide relevant supporting documentation. People First is committed to increasing diversity, and maintaining an inclusive workplace culture. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, marital status or whether or not they have a disability. People First (Recruitment) Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent and fixed term contract recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Please note that by applying for this job you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy which can be found on our website.