Citi Trade Operations Specialist in Prague, Czech Republic

  • Primary Location: Czech Republic,Prague,Prague

  • Education: None

  • Job Function: Transaction Processing

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 17042129


Function background/context:

  • Candidate will be a member of in-country Operations team handling a wide range of Trade Services products such as LGs, LCs, Collection etc.

  • Existing team consists of 9 Trade Ops Specialists primarily under TTS Trade Ops umbrella

  • Direct reporting line to local Departmental Head

Job Purpose:

Flawless operations of Trade Services Unit covering daily processing of handled Trade products, ensuring that all applicable policies, procedures and regulations are adhered to. Knowledge and application of the international valid rules, customs and practice for Letters of Credit, Letters of Guarantee, Counter Guarantees & Standby LCs, Documentary collections and international terms of delivery; application of bill & cheque law; Signature verification for documents provided by clients; credit officer (signature) verification for availment tickets; Close cooperation with TCS as well as with product team to ensure customer satisfaction; Professional consultancy for difficult and more sophisticated business cases.

Key Responsibilities:

  • execution of all trade related activities within established cut off times

  • maintaining close and efficient communication with TCS, communication with customers and other Citibank departments.

  • ensure processing of all sets of documents related to trade products received from various sources, direct processing of local products as well as pre-processing of products handled by TCS.

  • adherence to all internal/external local/global applicable policies and procedures including legal regulations


Qualifications and Competencies

  • secondary school or university degree

  • min. 2 yeas in banking operations

  • Communication skills in Czech language

  • reliability, flexibility, detailed trade knowledge

  • ability to work under pressure and unsupervised

  • attention to detail, creative approach to problem solving, decision making, team work

  • English knowledge, basic PC & MS Office skills, usage of related corporate software (Flexcube/TRIMS etc)

  • knowledge of accounting rules