Director, Natural Resources

  • Job Reference: CJ1372
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2024
  • Recruiter: C James
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £150,000 to £175,000
  • Sector: Project Finance, Relationship Management, Trade & Commodity Finance, Working Capital Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Kai Mason
  • Email:

Job Description


An international corporate bank is looking to hire a Director who will lead and expand their lending portfolio in the Natural Resources sector. This role involves originating and structuring transactions across various sub-sectors, including metals, mining, oil & gas, renewable energy, and agriculture.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement strategies to grow the bank’s natural resources finance portfolio.
  • Build and maintain relationships with key clients across a range of sub sectors, including metals, mining, oil & gas, renewable energy and agriculture. 
  • Originate and structure corporate lending transactions.
  • Manage client relationships and cross-sell where appropriate. 
  • Assess and manage credit risks associated with natural resources finance transactions.
  • Provide market insights and recommendations to senior management.

Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of 10 years in corporate banking with a strong understanding of the natural resources sector.
  • Proven track record in originating and structuring complex finance transactions.
  • Strong client relationship management skills and a robust professional network.
  • In-depth knowledge of Natural Resources. 
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, leadership, and communication skills.
  • Familiarity with regulatory requirements and proficiency in financial modeling and credit risk assessment.