Banner Default Image

Trade Finance Officer

Back to job search

Trade Finance Officer

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    LMA UK Credit, Risk and Quantitative

  • Job type:

    Temporary & Contract

  • Salary:

    £150 - £195 per day

  • Contact:

    Yinka Bamgboye

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:


As a Trade Finance Officer, you will play a pivotal role in facilitating international trade transactions. Your expertise in 1st and 2nd document checking will be the vital to your success in this role. With a keen eye for detail, you'll ensure accuracy and compliance, contributing to the seamless flow of global trade.

Key Responsibilities

  • Execute thorough 1st and 2nd document checks to uphold the highest standards of trade compliance.
  • Collaborate with international clients and internal stakeholders to streamline trade finance processes.
  • Stay aware of industry regulations, with a particular emphasis on UCP600, to guide and advice on best practices.
  • Uploading L/Cs into the banking system
  • Carrying out KYC on buyers/seller
  • Conducting price checks against the market prices and escalating a report to compliance where discrepancies exist.
  • Processing of documentary collections and payments
  • Processing of guarantees and trade related loans

Requirements of the role

  • Excellent knowledge of UCP600, URC522, URR725 and ISBP
  • Operational experience of all aspects of Trade Finance
  • Exposure to LoanIQ, Eximbills and Swift
  • This is a busy trade finance team, seeking candidates who have a solid background within first and second checking, and L/C processing, and solid UCP600 knowledge.

If you're a detail-oriented professional with a solid grasp of UCP600 and a passion for trade finance, this is the perfect opportunity to thrive in a vibrant and forward-thinking environment. Apply now and do not miss out!