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UMB Bank Corporate Trust Specialist in Topeka, Kansas

Be part of something more.

A majority of our time is spent “at work.” We believe that time most meaningful when it’s spent around people who care about you and who challenge you. We hire people who know how to make good decisions, because we won’t be constantly looking over your shoulder—you’ll be empowered to do what’s right for our customers. Most importantly, we’re a partner. We partner with our associates to help them thrive personally and professionally. We partner with our communities and the organizations that support them. And, we partner with our customers to create an experience they won’t find elsewhere.

Are you ready to be part of something more?

You’re more than a means to an end—a way to help us meet the bottom line. UMB isn’t comprised of workers, but of people who care about their work, one another and their community. Expect more than the status quo. At UMB, you can expect more heart . You’ll be valued for exactly who you are and encouraged to support causes you care about. Expect more trust . We want you to do the right thing, no matter what. And, expect more opportunity . UMBers are known for having multiple careers here and having their voices heard.

UMB’s Corporate Trust and Escrow Services is a nationally recognized and ranked provider of bond trustee and agency services to the corporate and municipal marketplaces. Our trust services reach beyond traditional offerings to servicing aviation, reinsurance and funeral trusts, while our agency business provides solutions for escrow and other transactional needs. Our team provides bond trustee and agency services to municipal and corporate issuers of taxable or tax-exempt debt. We also provide escrow-related and custodial services to corporations, not-for-profits, partnerships, and other business entities and individuals.

The Corporate Trust Specialist role supports our Corporate Trust team by acting as the main point of contact for our clients and ensuring we deliver the unparalleled customer experience. This role will provide highly complex support to an assigned group of clients in the loan agency space that is a specialty niche clientele, unique and specialized from the Corporate Trust Relationship Manager III level. These clients are some of the largest trustee clients with the most complex needs and will require resolving the most complex administrative issues and providing support to senior level client staff. This role will also provide customized department wide training, instruction and technical development. Handle default/workout clients as well as other complex clients. This position will provide day to day support to existing institutional/corporate trust accounts including: billing for administrative fees, facilitating transaction closing, handling cash and investment transactions, providing debt service calculations, accurate/timely setup of issues on all systems, preparing accounts for compliance review, reviewing legal documents and partner with corporate legal team to ensure operational mechanics are appropriate and negotiate document provisions.

Working in the Corporate Trust group can be fun, challenging, detailed, and very team oriented. We perform at a high level for our clients and believe that relationships both internally and externally are key to UMB’s success. It is an environment where the associates take pride in their work, support each other, provide the resources needed to succeed, and always work as a team. Our team has a strong background in the industry and we are always happy to share our knowledge and help those around us grow!

How you’ll spend your time:

  • You will build relationships and continuously engage with customers in order to provide support and resolve both routine and complex requests.

  • You will review transaction structures and legal documents to ensure operational mechanics are appropriate.

  • You will collaborate with internal groups across UMB’s Corporate Trust teams to ensure client accounts are compliant and administered properly.

We’re excited to talk with you if:

  • You have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience

  • You have at least 7 years of relevant experience

UMB and its affiliates are committed to inclusion and diversity and provide employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, and gender identity), national origin, age, disability, military service, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an e-mail to talentacquisition@umb.com or call 816-860-7972 to let us know the nature of your request.

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