Trade Finance Middle Office

  • Job Reference: MWJ007571
  • Date Posted: 25 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Carr Lyons Search and Selection
  • Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Commodity Trade Finance, Transaction Banking, Trade Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Ben Chatfield
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0044 207 588 3322

Job Description

This Role is a Middle Office position working for a global Trade finance bank. The role focuses on the management and monitoring of a large commodity portfolio.

Key responsibilities include:
" Administration and control of collateral related to transactional financing for commodity customers
" Checking all documentation is in place prior to any new financings in line with facility terms
" Monitoring and reconciliation of the daily position of the required collateral
" Delivery of accurate and relevant MI to key internal Stakeholders
" Build and maintain key relationships with commodity Traders and producers
" Maintain ongoing market knowledge regarding regulation changes across Trade finance

Key requirements include:
" Working knowledge of various trade facilities including L/C's B2B L/c's SBLC's, Warehouse finance, borrowing base and receivable purchase
" Past working experience in a similar role, i.e., Trade Finance middle office, Commodity Finance transaction management, Credit Risk
" understanding of the regulatory frameworks and compliance requirements

The successful incumbent will have experience working with Commodity or Structured Trade Finance and will understand how to balance risk with opportunity within a dynamic team environment. You need to be a dedicated and hardworking individual with accurate and professional work skills. If you are interested in this role, please contact