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Commodity/FX Trade Finance Specialist

Job Reference: RS1103
 

Job Title: Commodity/FX Trade Finance Specialist

Location: Europe

Area: Other

Role: Finance, Research & Analysis, Trade Finance, Trading

Redstone Legal, Risk & Compliance Search focus on offering 360° search solutions across the globe for our prestigious client base. With our competitive coverage of Banks, Private Banks, Boutiques, Family Offices, Hedge Funds, Producers, Trading Houses, Brokerages, FinTechs and more; Redstone Legal, Risk & Compliance Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Legal, Risk & Compliance Search are working with an international corporate and investment bank looking to acquire a Trade Finance Specialist to join its team in Zurich.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Identify trading opportunities through market screening, followed by actively managing FICC books and products (FX, rates, commodities etc.), pricing and advising.
  • Maintain relationships with counterparties, operators, clients, liquidity providers and agents to ensure execution of commodity financing transactions pre and post trade hours then monitor trading activities during the trading hours.
  • Initiate and manage signing of relevant trading documentation with liquidity providers or clients.
  • Carry out new transactions for internal approvals, presentation on bank’s committees and assist develop quantitative tools reporting, internal booking and market analysis
  • Develop and communicate with potential customers, providing liquidity and seamless execution to clients seeking access to global capital markets for funding products, fixed income, FX/IR derivatives, currencies and commodities.

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 2 – 5 years’ experience as a commodity/FX trade finance analyst or specialist.
  • Strong Communication skills, strong English verbal and written skills is essential, fluency in German or Russian is advantageous.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and high-pressure environment.
  • Knowledge of trade finance tools and documentation.
  • Located in Zurich, or willing to relocate to Zurich (EU Passport or valid work permit).

 

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


If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to luke@redstonesearch.com or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.