Job: Head of Trade Finance

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Cambodia’s Leading Bank

Fuelled by strong economic growth and a stable inflationary outlook, Cambodia continues to scale new heights in its growth path.

Canadia Bank, where we believe that we are well placed to capture opportunities ahead as we strengthen our franchise in the country and fortify our position as Cambodia’s safest bank. As a local bank, Canadia Bank is committed to leveraging our more than 25 years of extensive experience in this country to intermediate the burgeoning intra-Asia trade and growing regional connectivity, in order to serve our customers better.
We invite you to join us in seizing the opportunities before us, to become Cambodia’s Best Bank

How Can You Make a Difference with Canadia Bank

At Canadia Bank, we thrive in an open environment that values the spirit of innovation, progressiveness and change, while embracing the core values of Trust, Ownership and being Performance-driven. We believe that banking is about people and acknowledge the passion, commitment and can-do spirit in each of our 2,000 colleagues.

We live by our core values, and in putting our community, customers and people at the centre of all we do. And this commitment extends to the way we do banking in Cambodia.

At Canadia Bank, you will have the opportunity to shape the future of banking in Cambodia. And we will invest in your future to nurture, support and help you fulfill your potential in this industry.

We believe our people are important to us. We are committed to rewarding our employees and providing diverse career mobility opportunities while promoting an active learning culture.

As we extend our presence across Cambodia, we invite you to join us to build Cambodia’s Best Bank.

Who are we looking for?

Being a Bank born and nurtured in Cambodia, Canadia Bank gives you the opportunity to be part of the next generation of leaders in this fast growing Bank.

*** Note: Position, Location and Salary Expected must be stated clearly in CV

*** CVs or Applications which do not follow format and requirements will be disregarded.

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Job Title


Closing Date

: Head of Trade Finance

: Head Office

: 28-Feb-2018

Minimum Requirements:


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
  • five to seven years of experience in banking/financial institutions
  • Comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of the banking business is essential, and should include detailed knowledge of relevant bank products and services, operations, as well as sales and marketing
  • Well understand and get update on trade policy including ICC rules, UCP 600 and URD 758
  • Experience in leading Trade finance business, particularly trade team
  • Strong understanding and analyze market condition and economics trends
  • Concern for order, quality and accuracy. Thinks strategically. Has strong orientation for customer service and for achievement
  • Ability to work effectively as a leader to develop/coach others
  • Effectively deliver employee appraisals and performance management
  • Ability to speak read and write in English
  • preferably English and Khmer
  • Works with integrity, objectivity, accountability, honesty and leadership.




  • Develop the effective business strategic plans to achieve bank revenue target, uplift trade productivities and increase profitability
  • Assess trade market conditions and analyze trends to capture more business opportunities
  • Contribute success and quality deals throughout trade finance experience and its strategies
  • Research and get up-date trading intelligence and advisetimely execution business strategies
  • Engage and coordinate with other departments including branch management division to leverage branch network in driving trade revenue from fees and interest incomes
  • Conduct business insight, marketing research, product development and process improvement
  • Defining the market opportunity and identifying trade client base
  • Structuring client transactions, developing and negotiating term sheets for execution
  • Analyze customer transaction’s flow and procedure to ensure its compliance with applicable bank policy, operational structure and process
  • Observe and identify trade operation process error and provide recommendation for improvement
  • Provide consultation with value added bank solution on Trade products and services to all customers in delivering great services with exceptional experiences
  • Budgets and plans on financials and direction to achieve the Bank’s strategic business and financial objectives
  • Provides clear leadership and direction, oversees the strategic orientation and achievement to the team within trade department
  • Achieve targets and objectives established by senior management
  • Work on any assigning task from Head, Corporate Banking Division.



Canadia Bank’s Benefit

    • During probation

– Competitive salary offer

– Attractive benefits

    • After completing probation, employees are entitled to receive additional benefits as below,

– Four sets of uniform (female)

– Seasonal bonus (Chinese New Year, Khmer New Year & Pchum Ben)

– Performance bonus

– Staff loan facility (housing loan, personal & vehicle loan)

– Study support (Foreign Languages & Academic program)

– Study support allowance for employee’s children

– Maternity leave compensation

– Eligible for special discounts for Canadia Group projects

– Eligible to special discount of any bank products

– Other benefits

– Terms & conditions apply

How to apply

Interested candidates shall submit CV (following the below Note), Cover Letter, and Bank Application Form (can be downloaded at the bottom side) with recent photograph (4 x 6 cm) to our receptionists at Canadia Tower 5th-floor, No. 315, corner of Ang Duong St and Monivong BLVD, Phnom Penh or via email address: or candidates can click on “Apply Job Now” button (at the bottom side) to apply job online.


    • Preferred position, working location and salary expected must be stated clearly in the CV
    • Additional documents such as ID Card or Passport (foreigner only), Birth Certificate, Family Book, MA or BA Certificate, Transcripts, Employment References, study and work related documents must be included as Copy with the CV and the Original Documents must be available and presented upon first interview. The Copy will be kept by the Bank.


*** Format for application submission via email:

  • Email Subject must be titled: Apply for Name-Position(E.g. Apply for Risk-Manager)
  • Application must be in PDF or MS Word(2003) format not to exceed 2MB size
  • The file must be named : Applicant’s Name_Position Apply_CV.pdf (E.g. Sok-Chy_Risk-Manager_CV.pdf)

How we process

Kindly note that only shortlisted & qualified candidates will be contacted for interview. Resumes will be kept by us confidentially and non-returnable under any circumstances. Duplicate application within a calendar year will not be considered under any circumstances.

Title Head of Trade Finance Categories Banking/Insurance
Location Phnom Penh Start Date
Salary Closing Date Feb 28, 2018
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