Structured Commodities Financing, AVP

  • Market rate
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • ICBC Standard Bank Plc
  • 16 Apr 18 2018-04-16

We are looking for a driven, motivated and technically minded candidate required to help build out the bank’s structured commodity financing business, ideally with exposure in Project Finance deals / structured lending to assist in tightly managing deal flow, preparing marketing material, building pricing models.

Job Title: Manager, Structured Commodities Financing

Reports to: Head of Metals Origination & Structuring
Division: Global Markets

Division Summary

Our Global Markets division offers you an outstanding opportunity to rapidly develop your banking talents. You will work across a range of financial instruments, operating within very different markets and countries.

Job Purpose

This role will reporting into the Head of Metals Origination and structuring, the role is within the structured physical commodities business. The responsibilities of this role will include supporting the desk with marketing and focussing our structuring deal flow process from negotiation through to executing structured physical commodities transactions.

Specifically the role will involve:

preparing marketing material and term sheets on structured transactions

managing execution processes across multiple work streams including:

•due diligence processes

•internal approvals

•legal documentation

•complex closing processes

•deal syndication and risk distribution

organisation of the divisions ongoing deal flow

monitoring and managing ongoing transactions

Experience / skills required:

•Commodities experience (ideally with financial modelling experience) in a regulated banking / investment / trading environment

•Good communication/presentation skills

•Risk management, capital management and credit analysis

•High degree of proficiency in Excel

•Strong organisational skills, methodical/logical work style

•Higher education background likely to be in finance, law, economics, engineering or mathematics

•Chinese language would also be an advantage, although not essential to the role

•Exposure to Project Finance / Structured lending deals would be advantageous

Personal attributes:

•Independent thinker
•Able to navigate complexity
•Strong attention to detail
•High level of integrity


The role would suit someone who is:

•Experienced and is interested in providing capital to natural resource markets and supply chains
•Has experience in putting together complex transactions
•Is personable and thrives in a dynamic work environment