Career International FOS Pte Ltd

Trade finance manager

Career International FOS Pte Ltd| Date Posted: 1-May-2020
EA Licence No: 14C6926|EA Personal Registration No: R1980287
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Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • PR-type role with respect to banks, customers etc.
  • Direct commercial/financial role in key countries and strategically important relationships (working with directors/traders)
  • Participation in decision-making process with respect to credit/performance etc. risks that the group takes: establishing framework for analysis, follow-up and review and communicate internally of decision taken
  • Ensuring that Risk Management decisions are appropriate, bearing in mind financial/commercial imperatives
  • Issuance of L/C’s or bank Guarantees
  • Risk covering sales where necessary with Banks and/or Insurance
  • Weekly monitoring and m2m of regional storage positions
  • Co-operation with our Deals Desk personnel to ensure any charges agreed by Trade Finance are allocated correctly to the separately maintained deal Profit and Loss accounts
  • Vetting of contracts, storage agreements and bank documentation
  • Optimise allocation of deals to our pool of bankers in accordance with management strategy

Knowledge, Skills And Abilities

  • At least 3 to 5 years within a Trading Company / Financial institution having gained a strong understanding of the principals surrounding Trade Finance instruments and their pitfalls
  • Industrious, proactive and cordial team player with an eye for detail
  • Strong logical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately even under pressure
  • Proficiency in English and Chinese/Mandarin


Key Relationships and Department Overview:
External:Banks, Insurance, Counterparties

Internal - Ops, Traders, Contracts, Treasury, Securitisation, Accounting & Deals desk

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Career International FOS Pte Ltd