Deputy Head of Trade Finance

  • £80,000 - £90,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • LMA
  • 10 Aug 18 2018-08-10

A brilliant opportunity has arisen at an exciting multinational bank within London. They are looking to add a Deputy Head to their Trade Finance department following an internal transfer.

Some of the responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Responsible for increasing business levels from existing customers by ensuring that new products and services introduced by other departments are fully supported.
Being responsible for initiating credit proposals or structuring credit products, which can result in such credit risk exposures.
Supervision of Trade Finance Operations Department staff.
Assisting the Head of Department with the management and leadership of the Trade Finance Department.
Supporting the Head of Department by taking ownership of complex and infrequent processes or problems.


As this is a senior role, you must have a proven track record of managing a small team, or being involved in the management of a larger team within a trade finance department, as well as a trade finance related qualification (such as CDCS, CSDG, CAEF, or CITF). You must have a working knowledge of documentary credits, guarantees, and standby L/Cs. Finally, the ability to speak Mandarin will be a huge advantage for this role.


This role is looking to pay between £80,000 and £90,000, and represents a fantastic opportunity for an individual to make a step up in their career. This role offers a fantastic benefits package, as well as promoting a good work-life balance and a collegiate working atmosphere.