Trade Finance/LC Analyst

  • Job Reference: CJ460
  • Date Posted: 9 May 2018
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £45,000 to £70,000
  • Sector: Operational Risk, Trade & Commodity Finance, Loan Servicing, Loan Administration, Mandarin Speaking, Transaction Banking
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Sunny Yang
  • Email: sy@c-james.com
  • Telephone: 0207240 0760

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has become available in this Commodity Trading Company in London.  

Job Descriptions

  • Handling of all Trade Finance issues from start to finish
  • Managing the procedure for the acceptance and issue of Import and Export Documentary Letters of Credit (DLCs).
  • Liaising and coordinating with internal Trading and Operations teams to resolve LC matters
  • Arranging issuance of Bank Guarantees and bid performance bonds for purchase and sales
  • Negotiating Letters of Credits discounting rates, counterparty risk cover and banks confirmations charges etc. with excellent negotiation skills
  • Presenting and processing all documentation 

Skill Requirements: 

  • 3-5 years practical experience (in Banking/Commodity trading) and know-how of the process of issuing of Trade Finance including documentary letters of credit, collecting and marshalling documents
  • Good working knowledge of UCP600 / ISBP and URDG758