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Trade Finance Manager, Switzerland

Redstone Commodity Search
Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
CHF 120,000 - CHF 180,000
February 20, 2017

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360 search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international trading company seeking a Trade Finance Manager in Switzerland.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

• Responsible for structuring trade finance activities, including term sheets to execution, paying attention to compliance and act accordingly with areas of concern;

• Develop and maintain excellent network with financial institutions, corporates and organisations;

• Review workability of Export/Import Letters of Credits against Sales & Purchase Contracts and request amendments when necessary;

• Responsible for thorough documentation of all trade finance activities;

• Reports to CFO;

Key Qualifications / Experience

• 8+ years of experience in a trade finance role or similar;

• Excellent knowledge of banking products such as letters of credit, factoring and forfaiting;

• Willing to travel within EMEA region to support business activities;

• Fluent in English;

• Located in Switzerland, Swiss national or relevant work permit necessary;

For all positions based in Switzerland, Redstone Commodity Search ltd works with their licensed Swiss partner Accurity GmbH. All candidate applications are handled in accordance with Swiss law.

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