Corporate Banking Associate (French Speaking), Leading bank in London Corporate Banking Associate (French Speaking),  …

Goodman Masson
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 16 Jan 20
Goodman Masson
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 16 Jan 20
My client, a leading international bank in London, is looking for a French speaking Associate to join their Corporate Banking team. The role will be supporting a Director with large corporate clients in French speaking regions in Africa. Although based in London this role will involve travel. The team is responsible for origination and relationship coverage for Enterprises, Corporate and DFI clients across Africa, Russia/ CEE and Central Asia.

The Role:

  • Responsible (alongside a Director) for ensuring that the clients in the portfolio receive an excellent level of service
  • Supporting the Relationship Director in originating the institutions banking products and services
  • Attending client meetings when required, and taking client calls
  • Preparing client proposals and presentations
  • Credit support: Deal screening materials etc
  • Liaising with the product teams and other stakeholders
  • Providing general support to the team head

Experience/skills required:

  • This candidate needs to speak both fluent English and French (at least to a professional level but ideally fluent.) 
  • A good understanding of risk
  • Experience working in a Corporate Banking team at another bank
  • Good credit skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good understanding of Corporate & Investment Banking products
  • Interest in Emerging Markets clients
  • Strong numerical skills
  • The ability to multi-task and work well under pressure
  • Good team player
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
Company Overview

With a team of over 200 and growing every day, Goodman Masson is one of London’s specialist Finance and Technology recruitment businesses. Voted ‘Best Recruitment Company to Work For’ in 2018, our passion for what we do is clear.

Based in London, Düsseldorf and New York, we hold annual revenues exceeding £42 million. This includes Qualified & Part-Qualified / Transactional Finance, Actuarial & Investment Management, Audit, Banking Operations, Compliance & Financial Crime, Front Office, Housing Development, Information & Cyber Security, Technology, Digital & Data, Product Control & Valuations, Projects, Change & Transformation, Risk & Regulation, Tax and Treasury.

We also have a Solutions team who provide RPO, hybrid and volume recruitment services. Alongside this, Goodman Masson have developed an Executive Search team who focus on sourcing C-suite talent to fee earning Legal partners.