Letter Of Credit Officer - Vancouver - 20.15/h

Industry

Banking

Advert ID

CAN_451540

Location

Vancouver

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to CAD20.15/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Toronto, ON - Banking - (CAN) 4950 Yonge Street Suite 700 ON Toronto , ON - M2N 6K1 Phone : 416-977-1748

ContactNumber

416-977-1748

Job Description

Our Client located in downtown Vancouver is looking for Letter of Credit Officer for 6 months contract with possibility of extension.



Pay rate: 20.15/h +4% vacation pay

Shifts: Mon-Fri 8:30 - 5:00



Job description:



The Letter of Credit Officer is directly accountable for the processing of documentary or standby letter of credit/guarantee applications, amendments, drawings and/or advices, documentary collections with wide latitude and discretion under the general rules and guidelines set out by the International Chamber of Commerce, local/foreign statutory requirements, shipping/transport regulations and practices and accepted banking practices as they relate to letters of credit/guarantees. Responsible for the accurate processing of Trade Finance and Letter of Credit products as requested by our clients and within expected time frames.



Major Activities:



* Assume responsibility for the examination, advising, acceptance, amendments and of documentary Letters of Credit, Standby Letters of Credit, Guarantees and Collections ensuring:



* Co-operate with and assist other members of the personnel with the completion of the day's work and any other tasks that could be associated with this position.



Knowledge and Skill Requirements:



* Certified Documentary Credit Specialist (nice to have).



* A working knowledge of the Uniform Customs and Practice for Documentary Credits, Incoterms, Uniform Rules for Collections, the Bills of Exchange Act, International Standard Banking Practice, Anti Money Laundering, Uniform Rules for Demand Guarantees, Reputation and Legal Risks Procedures.



* Demonstrated knowledge of some Trade Finance products and accompanying documentation requirements including transportation, customs tariff and clearance procedures, transport insurance and mercantile law.



* Above average written and verbal communication skills.



* Good problem solving skills sufficient to analyze problems and develop and recommend alternatives or solutions..



* Good interpersonal skills including the ability to establish and maintain good working relationships both internally and externally.



* Good knowledge of Excel and Word as well as the Letter of Credit system TISA.



* Administrative, organizational and time management skills.



* Adaptable - comfortable with and responsive to change.



* Persistent - follows tasks through to conclusion.



* Trade Finance Skills, 3 years (must have)



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