Senior Operations Officer

  • Vakgebied Banking
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10008939
  • Locatie Nederland
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche Banking & Insurance

Over deze vacature

Provide support to our businesses in Commodity (Natural Resources) Trade Finance. The nature of the role involves processing of time critical Trade Finance Transactions which include communication with both internal and external parties. Typical Trade Finance Transactions are: Import- and Export Letters of Credit (LC), Standby Letters of Credit, Import- and Export Collections and Invoice Financing.



  • Ensure timely processing of:
    • Import LC’s and amendments thereto, including assigning transactions to internal stakeholders
    • Advising new Export LC’s and amendments thereto, and adding confirmation
    • Handling of documents presented under Import- and Export Letters of Credit, such as scanning and creating work orders for internal stakeholders, informing customers with the results of the examination of documents
  • Performing regulatory activities such as but not limited to Transaction Monitoring, embargo checks and proper escalations when applicable
  • Processing of payments under Import- and Export LC’s
  • All of the above in full adherence with our Key operating documents and controls
  • Adequate handling of customer inquiries regarding Trade Finance Transactions
  • Interacting with internal stakeholders on transactions, making sure that delays in processing of transactions are avoided


YER Finance offers you the opportunity to show off your knowledge and experience at high-profile organisations throughout the Netherlands. We are a high-level sparring partner that can give your career the boost it needs! You will be employed by YER and work at one of our clients. 


You will work together with a team of enthusiastic finance colleagues and you can count on a good balance between work and private life. We also reward your efforts and achievements with an attractive salary and attractive extras. Our employment conditions:

  • A competitive salary with good secondary conditions
  • 25 vacation days and 8% vacation allowance
  • Travel allowance
  • Pension plan
  • Extra-hours arrangement: payment in salary or time for time
  • Continuously challenging assignments


  • Higher Professional Education/Higher Secondary Education
  • 5 years of working experience within banking operations
  • Preferable at least have basic knowledge of Trade Finance products
  • Fluent in English and Dutch
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office Products
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 
  • Accuracy, analytical and flexible
  • Team player
  • Has excellent communication skills
  • Able to work with many different IT systems
  • Able to work independently setting the right priorities based on the workload and the customers’ needs
  • Pro-actively looking for improvements