Projects & Structured Trade Finance Manager

Job Status: Placement
Estimated Salary

Expiration date: 30 Apr 2021

Date Posted

01 Apr 2021

Expiration date

30 Apr 2021

Offered Salary (month)



10 year exp


Senior Level

Main Duties:

  • Proactively take initiative to drive the delivery of strategic projects, including preparing Finance projects plans, delivery methodology, critical paths analysis, using financial comparatives and financial ratios analysis.
  • Proactively highlight projects pitfalls and carry out project audits to ensure strategic projects stay on course.
  • Structuring transactions, developing and negotiating term sheets to execution
  • Support in preparing financing requirements presentations to financing institutions or counterparties
  • Providing financial reports and interpret financial information to management while recommending further courses of action
  • Create, update and keep up to date Projects & Structured Trade Finance process and procedures.
  • Active participation to lesson learn sessions.
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by senior management.


  • Degree in Banking and Finance
  • Post graduate degree in Business Administration, Banking or Finance from a recognized University or a professional qualification in Banking or International Trade Finance
  • At least 10years proven experience in trade finance and project finance.
  • The candidate must demonstrate experience and knowledge of designing structured trade finance. Can design and execute all aspects of a transaction lifecycle from complex modelling to non-numerical one (due diligence review, documentation, report writing, contract review, presenting to the Board, and investor-facing roles).
  • Ability to communicate and function in a culturally diverse and change oriented setting and therefore knowledge of the workings of the main segments of the trade finance markets and the participants in major regions of Africa.
  • Ability to meet senior officials of banks, corporates and government
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities, including ability to work collaboratively to attain goals

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