Trade Finance Operations Manager (Fixed-Term Contract)

  • Job Reference: CJ1033
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: C James
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Trade Finance Operations
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Craig Grimes
  • Email:
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 207 240 0760

Job Description

An international bank based in London seek an experienced Trade Finance Operations professional to support the business with process improvement for a wide range of Trade Finance products (i.e. LC’s, Guarantees, Forfaiting, Receivables etc). This will be a fixed term contract role, for a period of 8 months.


  • Work to develop and improve businesses processes for a range of Trade Finance products (i.e. LC’s, Guarantees, Forfaiting, Receivables etc)
  • Review, assess and improve relevant internal systems, processes, policies and procedures
  • Processing Trade Finance transactions
  • Review and approve completion of relevant documentation
  • Support structuring of complex facility agreements
  • Act as a subject matter expert, providing guidance and assistance to internal teams
  • Review internal issues and suggest productive solutions for improvement
  • Liaise regularly with relevant internal and external stakeholders

Key Skills:

  • Strong and diverse Trade Finance product exposure
  • Excellent knowledge Trade Finance of documentation, policy, procedure etc.
  • Familiarity with UCP, Incoterms etc.
  • Project management experience