Core Trade Finance - Transaction Management Specialist

JP Morgan

Location: Greater London

Job Type: Full time


Core Trade Finance - Transaction Management Specialist

The transaction management team is known as Credit Products Delivery team, a middle office transaction management partner for clients of the Global Corporate Bank, Commercial Bank and Global Trade Businesses. Credit Products Delivery provides expertise in the negotiation and review of facility documentation and end-to-end transaction management for Core Trade Finance (and Loan) products. The Credit Products Delivery team partners closely with JPMorgan's Trade Finance teams, as well as in house legal counsel and clients.

Job responsibilities:

  • Deliver best-in-class documentation negotiation and transaction management of core trade finance facilities and related transaction documentation. Maintain oversight of the deal closing process.
  • In close partnership with Sales and functional groups review and support on the negotiation of legal documentation across core trade finance products and solutions for EMEA clients.
  • Liaising with internal (and external) counsel to prepare and review transactional documentation.
  • Draw on expertise to help suggest solutions for appropriate stakeholders (Implementation team, Credit, Tax, etc) as necessary, ensuring they are brought into the debate in a timely manner to reach a resolution.
  • Manage controls framework, reporting and escalation for transaction execution; including preparing and coordinating documentation deviations and approvals during negotiations.
  • Actively contribute to the team’s reporting and WLS projects & initiatives.

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills:

  • In depth technical knowledge and understanding of LMA documentation, Indemnity Agreements, Letter of Credit facility agreements, Guarantees, Corporate Receivables, Corporate Payables and Pre-Shipment Funding related facility agreements, and auxiliary documentation .
  • A good understanding of credit execution, transaction management, credit products and banking processes.
  • Ability to identify problems and escalate these promptly.
  • Excellent coordination skills and a strong control mindset.
  • Good organization skills, and ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines, including strong prioritization skills.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Good working knowledge of MS Excel (pivot tables, v-lookups, etc), Word and PowerPoint.

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills:

  • Language skills welcomed (French, German, Spanish, Italian).
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing business and technology environment.
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