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Trade Finance (Assistant) Manager, Commodity Trading

Job description

Our client is a reputable and stable commodity trading business with operation across the globe. To facilitate their company growth across the region, they are looking for a high calibre Trade Finance (Assistant) Manager to join their team looking after the SEA markets.

Reporting directly to the Department Head, your responsibilities will include:

  • Daily trade and credit transaction process (letters of credit, confirmations, discounting, guarantee, credit line and exposure)
  • Identifying and assessing financing and investment opportunities
  • Responsible for reviewing and complying the finance and reporting requirements
  • Monitoring and reviewing the cash and bank movement, maintaining bank position report and detailed accounts balances internally
  • Liaising, working closely with and maintaining good relationships with banks
  • Responsible for the day-to-day physical trading activities and monitoring the inventory movements
  • Negotiating with banks, operators, front office, professional parties and the related stakeholders (both Chinese speaking and English speaking stakeholders) on bilateral trading finance documents and activities
  • Ensuring the compliance and regulatory requirements are complied with the up-to-date standards
  • Supporting any ad hoc projects

To qualify, individuals must possess:

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting/Finance or related discipline
  • At least 5 years of experience in Commodity Trading/ Banking or related sectors with solid experiences in Trade Finance
  • Familiar with data usage and analysis is a plus
  • Solid business partnering and stakeholder management skills and understanding of business operations
  • Familiar with general commodity trading incoterms are highly preferred
  • Smart, energetic person who is ambitious to strive for excellence
  • Excellent communication and languages skills (written, spoken and reading Chinese and English) to work efficiently with Chinese speaking and English speaking stakeholders across the globe
  • Excellent communication and presentation
  • Dynamic personality with an analytical mindset

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Business Registration Number : 200611680D | Licence Number : 10C5117 | EA Registration Number:R1112853

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