Bank Guarantees and Trade Finance Analyst
The Bank Guarantees &Trade Finance Analyst will support all aspects of Bank Guarantees (BG) and Trade finance activities. This includes assisting with the negotiation, and issuance of Bank Guarantees for SLB Customers. The role includes working on the SLB Project of transition of all Bank guarantees issuance in the new tool – Global Trade Corporation platform and centralization of all bank guarantees activities in BFH. The position involves a lot of communication and interaction with banks, Sales Teams, Legal and Treasury groups of Schlumberger.
Key BG activities:
- Issuing Bank Guarantees, Payment Guarantees and other financial instruments
- Develop a strong understanding of SLB Guarantees issuance processes
- Internal advisor to the group businesses on all Bank Guarantee activity
- Negotiate language of LCBG with SLB business units and banks, to ensure adherence to SLB standard terms and conditions
- Day-to-day monitoring of Bank Guarantee activity and liaise with banks and the group business units to ensure timely issuance of BG and issue resolution
- Help develop / improve Bank Guarantee Standard Language and issuing processes
- Perform, as required, BG analysis and provide management reports
- Prepare routinely reporting activities, dashboard cleanups, etc.
- Support consolidation / integration of trade operations for other businesses, ensuring compliance with Treasury policies
- Perform other Treasury functions & participate in Treasury projects – GTC
- BG fees Reconciliation activities;
- Support on other activities.
Minimum Job Qualifications:
- 3+ Finance/treasury experience – finance or bank related would be a plus
- Practical experience of working with bank documents, knowledge of trade finance would be a plus
- Excellent English language (both written and spoken) and good communication skills
- Good Excel knowledge
- Team player, attention to details, ability to work under pressure, focused on the results
- Other languages (specifically Spanish and Portuguese), SAP, Power BI knowledge as well as professional qualifications is a plus