Senior Trade Finance Officer needed in Kenya

Serial No: 125963
Location: Kenya - View on map

Skills Provision is searching for a Senior Trade Finance Support Officer for a company in Africa.

The employing company is a leading financial institution within Kenya.

Duration: Full time

Location: Kenya, Africa

Finance Officer

 

Salary & Benefits

  • 165,000 KSh pm
  • Comprehensive Benefits package available

 

The Role

  • Take up, examine, and negotiate documents presented under import licenses according to relative international rules and procedures, observe discrepancies if any.
  • Process claims for payment received, check for conformity with related conditions and procedures, and take the necessary action in case of conformity or unconformity.
  • Issue advising letters for Export and amend after checking conditions and determine if any irregularities exist.
  • Take up, examine, negotiate all relevant documents.
  • Input transactions data to the Trade Finance automated System.
  • Support the Board of Directors.
  • Provide internal and external reports as necessary.

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s in commerce or equivalent certificate.
  • At least 5 years of Trade Finance related banking experience in one of the major banks
  • Good communication skills in English and Arabic to communicate effectively and both verbally and in writing.
  • Competent in the use of PC Systems and quick understanding of functionality and underlying processes.
  • Strong team player being able to self-manage.
  • Organised and able to work with minimum supervision using good business judgment.

 

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