Team Head, Commodity Trade Finance Operations
- Attractive Base + Bonus
- Permanent, Full time
- The Meyer Consulting Group , EA Licence No: 12C5927
- 17 Oct 18
* Buy-Side Fund ; New Role * Regional Elements * Leadership Position
The successful candidate will lead and head a specialised team that manages the end-to-end delivery of Commodity Trade Solutions across the company, while working closely with Sales and Business Development teams. Main activities include :
- Providing exceptional service to clients on their Trade Finance needs.
- Transactional processing of traditional and Structured Trade Finance products, i.e. Import and Export, issuance of guarantee, updating mark-to-market pricing, etc.
- Facility implementation and account analysis and management.
- Supporting the sales team in their business development activities.
- Manage compliance and operational risk.
The ideal candidate should have :
- Tertiary qualifications, with at least 10 years' relevant experience in a middle office or operations role in commodity trade finance. Some experience leading teams and mentoring junior staff will be a plus.
- Strong knowledge and understanding of ICC and UCP rules and trade finance processes.
- Solid experience in risk management covering operational, compliance, credit and market risks.
- Strong communication skills and collaborative in nature.