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Trade Finance Associate - Documentary Collections - London

Job Title: Trade Finance Associate - Documentary Collections - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Reference: BBBH18655_1530097801
Contact Name: Anai Patel
Contact Email: anai.patel@twentyrecruitment.com
Job Published: June 27, 2018 12:10

Job Description

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 London. 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
  • Look after all aspects of documentary collections
  • 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
  • Experience with Documentary collections and letters of credits essential
  • Knowledge around UCP600, ISBP745, 725 and 758 desirable
  • 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