International / Multinational

Trade Finance Officer in an International Company

Willers Solutions Limited – Our client, an International Company with focus in the Agro-allied sector seeks  to recruit suitable candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Trade Finance Officer

Location: Ibadan, Oyo
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • Coordinating with the supply chain department concerning LCs and payment terms with suppliers.
  • Reviewing and negotiating all types of charges raised by current as well as upcoming banks.
  • Preparing the files that need to be submitted to banks in order to get new facilities.
  • Handling the renewal process for the current facilities with banks.
  • Communicating with Banks to negotiate for quotes for Letter Of Credit Transactions and explore Trade Finance Opportunities with them.
  • Controlling trading operations such as establishing letter of credit, negotiating LC Terms and conditions, discounting LC, issuing bank guarantees, and submitting control returns on all the discounted LCs.
  • Controlling all inward / outward remittances which include: Import Bills, Export bills, Remittances, and SWIFT Operations.
  • Submit and manage the payments process, ensuring all payments are checked, signed and submitted to the banks, before their respective deadlines
  • Performing daily corporate cash management and forecasting activities.
  • Ensuring that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed and reported.
  • Submitting to the Head of Treasury timely and accurate financial information.
  • Coordinating with the accounting department to ensure the accuracy of financial reporting.


  • Minimum of BSc / HND in Finance or other related discipline from a recognized institution.
  • Minimum of 3 years cognate experience
  • Must be Analytical and Smart
  • Must be currently working in a manufacturing / FMCG firm


  • Excellent knowledge and experience of Trade Finance especially Letters of Credit
  • Knowledge of banking application
  • Highly analytical
  • Skilled in currency risk and managerial cash flow
  • Sound experience of negotiations
  • Skilled in excel

Deadline: 20th May, 2021.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV in ‘MS word format’ to: using ‘Trade Finace Officer’ as subject of the mail.

Note: Only qualified candidates will be shortlisted.

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