Trade Finance AVP - Banking - London

Job Title: Trade Finance AVP - Banking - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Reference: BBBH20679_1548699613
Contact Name: Anai Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 28, 2019 18:20

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 the city. The role will sit within the Letters of Credit team which is responsible for processing and maintaining LC's, documents and settlements.


  • 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
  • Ability to operate as a product specialist
  • 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