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International Trade Finance Operations Specialist I - 3DHIT in Baltimore, MD at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 6/3/2018

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Job Description

Basic Function:

Responsible for processing and supporting International Trade Finance Operations transactions for Letters of Credit and/or Documentary Collections requiring moderate analysis and use of judgment.

 

Essential Position Responsibilities:

•  Process and administer daily transactions at the direction of the team leader for customers, foreign banks and/or relationship managers, ensuring timely and accurate delivery. Provide support to internal and external customers to research and resolve issues, questions and concerns related to International Trade Finance products that require moderate analysis.

•  Support team members with production management and customer service. Provide administrative support to team members as needed.

•  Research and resolve complex accounting discrepancies related to Letters of Credit and/or Documentary Collections as needed. Actively maintain records for audit trails.

•  Build and maintain comprehensive knowledge of applicable regulations and international standards surrounding International Trade Finance Operations processing, which may include UCP 600, ISP98, URDG 752, URC522, IFSA and OFAC. Process and support operational efforts in compliance with established procedures.

•  Interpret legal and bank documents for internal processing.

•  Other duties as assigned by management which may include projects, training initiatives, writing procedures, and processing (non-routine) monthly and quarterly transactions.

•  Nature and Scope

•  Strives to deliver operational excellence, including efficient and quality processing of assigned tasks. This position requires attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple deadlines and high volumes in a team environment. The ability to interact with internal and external customers is required for success in the role.

•  The incumbent works under immediate supervision and exercises use of judgment in performing duties.

 

Basic Qualifications:

•  Associates Degree or in lieu of degree 2 years of relevant work experience

•  Minimum six years relevant work experience

•  Strong PC Skills and intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office products

•  Strong customer service, organization, analytical and problem solving skills

•  Strong written and verbal communication

•  Ability to interact with all levels of the organization

•  Supports cross training activities and the ability to work in a team environment

 

Ideal Qualifications:

•  International Trade Operations experience preferred

•  Familiar with Commercial Lending, Letters of Credit and/or Documentary Collections preferred

 

About M&T

At M&T, we strive to be the best place our employees ever work, the best bank our customers ever do business with and the best investment our shareholders ever make. So when looking to advance your career, look to M&T.  As a top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing regional banks in the country, we offer a wide range of performance based career development opportunities for talented professionals. And through our longstanding tradition of careful, conservative and consistent management and a strong commitment to the communities we serve, we continue to grow with a focus on the future. 

 

Apply today at www.mtb.com/careers!

 

 

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