Graduate Trade Finance Executive, German speaker GBP30K London

Blaenau Gwent
24000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP24000 - GBP30000/annum
20 Aug 2017
17 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Graduate Trade Finance Executive - German speaker, London, GBP24,000 (GBP30K OTE, uncapped)
Sector: Finance

Fluent German speaker with experience living or working in Germany? Looking for a new role for 2016? Join a FinTech50 organisation undergoing extensive growth and offering rapid progression alongside a buzzing culture in the heart of London.

Why is this role for you?

Working for a successful global finance specialist you will be part of the Trade Finance department- a tenacious, motivated team that have driven 65% of the sales revenue this year. Progression can happen quickly if you prove yourself- and in just 6 months you could be moving up the career ladder!

The Role: Graduate Trade Finance Executive - German speaker

As Graduate Trade Finance Executive you will be a quick thinker and able to communicate effectively with a range of clients. Using your initiative you will source new business opportunities in German territories, generating business revenue by calling prospects and liaising with internal departments to push through applications and cross-sell products.

Although an understanding of foreign exchange and trade finance would be beneficial- full training will be given. Its more important that the successful candidate has the ability to work well as a team and use their own initiative, alongside business-level fluency in German and an understanding of German culture. Building relationships and rapport with people is a necessity, so an outgoing, confident and enthusiastic person is desired.

In return for you hard work as Graduate Trade Finance Executive you will receive a competitive basic salary with plenty of opportunity for professional growth. After promotion your OTE will increase to GBP45K.

Graduate Trade Finance Executive - German speaker: What you get:

- Competitive salary - rising to GBP45K with OTE after 6 months on progression to a Senior Sales position
- Fantastic progression opportunities, with a mapped out route through the business - realise your goal of moving into management within 12 months!
- Great office location in central London, a short walk from Victoria
- Vibrant culture with a growing sales team
- Pension
- Full bespoke training
- Nights out / social events
- Bonus / incentive scheme

The Company

Our client is a growing finance company in the hub of London. They offer finance solutions that help SME's secure funds to launch their businesses. Working with over 5,000 businesses and organisations across Europe, they provide them with greater and faster access to finance, whilst helping them to manage currency risk and strategically plan their approach to overseas payments. With a modern approach to lending they are quickly becoming leaders in a competitive marketplace.

Candidate Requirements:

- Essential: Educated to degree level
- Essential: Business-level fluency in German / Swiss-German, preferably with experience living or working in Germany and an understanding of the culture