Trade Finance Specialist Commodity Trading

For a successfully operating commodity trading house, headquartered near Zug, we presently are recruiting the

Trade Finance Specialist Commodity Trading

You will actively manage and take over the responsibility in managing the global book of Documentary Credits through a responsible, forward-looking, and risk-conscious assessment in compliance with the relevant regulations and policies:



  • Placing LCs with financing banks
  • Booking confirmation lines, advising Banks for exp. LCs
  • Checking / approving bank documents related to confirmation of exp LCs
  • Checking, approving, and negotiating bank costs on credit advices
  • Handling discrepancies
  • Drafting / Checking / Ammending and negotiating LC drafts for export LCs
  • Workability comments / amendments required on export LCs
  • Issuing import LCs / SBLCs and amendments, if need be
  • Prior to contract issuance – providing guidance to commercial department on documents
  • Managing LCs exposures and monitoring the book by updating corresponding reports




  • Preparing transactions, allocations, and approving payments with financing banks
  • Overall responsibility for developing/improving the Treasury & Trade Finance division
  • High emphasis on maintaining and developing strong relationships with relevant banks to support the company’s commodities portfolio

You are a passionate and dynamic professional with work experience in the commodity trade finance field, preferably with some exposure to the bank side and a positive personality with a can-do attitude.


Please send yor detailed CV to Caterina Hochstrasser. Thank you.

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