Transaction Manager- Trade Finance

  • Job Reference: J007467
  • Date Posted: 24 November 2022
  • Recruiter: Carr Lyons Search and Selection
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50,000 to £70,000
  • Sector: Commodity Trade Finance, 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:    

  • 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

  • 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


Successful applicants need to have a strong Trade finance and risk background.