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Commodity trade Finance jobs Zurich

My client, a leading global bank, is looking for an Analyst/Associate level candidate to join their team in Zurich.

The position is on their Trade Finance desk and they are looking for an Operations officer, whose responsibilities would be as follows:

  • Taking care of Letters of Credit
  • Supporting the Trade Finance team
  • Handling transactions from Origination to Execution including credit and guarantee approval and commision handling
  • Various middle - front office tasks
  • Flexibility to take on a variety of tasks
  • 2-3 years practical experience working with trade operations, letters of credit
  • Ability to work in a small team to cover varied tasks
  • Fluent German and English, any others are an advantage.

If you are interested please send your CV in Word format and not PDF format to apply. You may call +41 44 208 3767 for further details. Selby Jennings are a trading style of Phaidon Capital (Schweiz).

Selby Jennings is a trading style of Phaidon Capital (Schweiz) GmbH. Phaidon Capital (Schweiz) GmbH of 31A Dreikonigstrasse, 8002, Zurich, Switzerland is a branch of Phaidon Capital (Suisse) Sarl of 7 Avenue Pictet de Rochemont, 1207, Geneva, Switzerland.

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control by the Fed Reserve.
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