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Manager, Frontline Officer, Trade Operations Centre, Group Technology & Ops

Posting Date:  22-Nov-2021


Company:  United Overseas Bank Limited

About UOB

United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) is a leading bank in Asia with a global network of more than 500 branches and offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. In Asia, we operate through our head office in Singapore and banking subsidiaries in China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, as well as branches and offices.

Our history spans more than 80 years. Over this time, we have been guided by our values — Honorable, Enterprising, United and Committed. This means we always strive to do what is right, build for the future, work as one team and pursue long-term success. It is how we work, consistently, be it towards the company, our colleagues or our customers.

About the Department

The Technology and Operations function is comprised of five teams of specialists with distinct capabilities: business partnership, technology, operations, risk governance and planning support and services. We work closely together to harness the power of technology to support our physical and digital banking services and operations. This includes developing, centralising and standardising technology systems as well as banking operations in Singapore and overseas branches.

Job Responsibilities

Handle full spectrum of documentary trade transactions and to deliver timely and quality service to the Bank

Knowledge and understanding of Export/Import documentary trade transactions with technical skills to handle complex transactions.

Handling checking documents for Import and Export as per LC terms.

Communicate with internal and external customers for any discrepancy listed in documents checking and other matters for disposal instructions.

Conversant in UCP600/ISBP/URC/URR/ISP/INCOTERMS and MT Swift messages

Perform first level FITAS input pertaining to Trade Transactions.

Perform Vessel & Price check.

Job Requirements

Minimum 3 years relevant working experience in Trade Finance/Commodity/Export-Import operations, within a bank.

CDCS would be advantages

Good English and Chinese language literacy as you will be working with the counterparts from China and Hong Kong

Attention to details & problem solving skills

Ability to work in fast paced environment.

Open minded, able to share information, transfer knowledge and expertise to team member.

Team Work


Be a part of UOB Family

UOB is an equal opportunity employer. UOB does not discriminate on the basis of a candidate's age, race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or other non-merit factors. All employment decisions at UOB are based on business needs, job requirements and qualifications. If you require any assistance or accommodations to be made for the recruitment process, please inform us when you submit your online application.

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