Trade Finance - Credit Analyst

  • Job Reference: BC3
  • Date Posted: 11 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Carr Lyons Search and Selection
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Commodity Trade Finance, Credit Analysis/ Risk, Trade Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Ben Chatfield
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0207 588 3322

Job Description

Our client is a globally recognised international Bank based in London. They are looking to hire a front office credit analyst to provide credit analysis expertise to the Structured Trade & Commodity Finance business in London.

Main responsibilities will include;

  • Credit risk analysis of individual transactions and annual reviews
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with key commodity traders and commodity finance banks
  • Preparation of credit write ups and documentation
  • Supporting the head of trade to undertake control functions in accordance with laws and regulation authorities

The successful incumbent will have;

  • Basic knowledge of international finance and commodity and structured trade finance
  • Documentation skills and knowledge of trade finance instruments preferable but not essential
  • European language skills

This is an ideal opportunity for someone who is currently working as a Credit Analyst looking to move into a front office position. It is essential that you are competent in risk management and have a clear understanding of the risks posed across trade finance.