Trade Finance Senior Associate

Recruiter
Twenty Recruitment Ltd
Location
London
Salary
200.00 - 250.00 GBP Daily
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Expires
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Freelance
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a motivated and hard-working individual to join the Trade Finance department at a leading financial institution based in the city. The role will sit within the Letters of Credit team which is responsible for processing and maintaining LC's, documents and settlements.

Responsibilities:

* Issue, Amend or Advise Letters of Credit
* Processing of all documents in accordance with the Bank's procedures.
* Preparation of Swift messages as required.
* Handling payment of L/C reimbursement
* Record all pending items, and timely escalation of all matters.
* Establish and maintain effective working relationships with all trade stakeholders.
* Support the business from a sales perspective to enhance returns on existing portfolios and identify new trade finance opportunities.

Experience Required:

* Solid experience working within a trade finance environment
* Knowledge around UCP600, ISBP745, 725 and 758
* Use of Eximbills, Equation or Trade Innovation desirable
* Good knowledge of trade finance products and their lifecycles
* CDCS Qualification desirable
* Proficient with Word and Excel