Careers


To work at Currencies Direct you'll need to be the kind of person who grabs opportunities and makes the most of them. You'll also have the flexibility to progress in a growing and evolving organisation. Most importantly (and this is true whether you're in a front-line or central support role), everything you do will be focused on meeting the needs of our customers.
People comment on the energy and enthusiasm of our staff – whether they're in Cape Town, London or Marbella. Our reputation has been built on the spirit of innovation and over the years we have had many industry firsts. We were the first to offer commercial rates of exchange to private individuals and businesses, the first to establish an affiliate network, and the first to challenge banks on the unnecessary fees they charge their customers. It's this fresh approach that makes Currencies Direct such an inspiring and rewarding place to develop your career.

You'll be rewarded with a challenging career, competitive salary and special rates on foreign exchange. You'll be inspired to be the best you can be by a dynamic and fast-growing company with an integrated corporate social responsibilty programme and a culture that recognises both collaboration and individual effort.

Business Development Manager: ecommerce unit (London)
This is an incredible opportunity to be an integral part of the ecommerce unit, which is the fastest-growing division within Currencies Direct. The position will be responsible for the acquisition of high-value, key clients. The position will also provide the ideal candidate with a platform to strategically influence and shape the business development efforts of the ecommerce team and further demonstrate their leadership and strategic capabilities.

Please email your cover letter and CV to: jobs@currenciesdirect.com  

Business Development Executive: ecommerce unit (London)
This is an incredible opportunity to be an integral part of the ecommerce unit, which is the fastest-growing division within Currencies Direct. The main objective will be to acquire e-tailer (online seller) clients located within the UK, Europe and the US. The position will provide the ideal candidate with a platform to showcase business development talent and contribute heavily to the success of the ecommerce team.

Please email your
 cover letter and CV to: jobs@currenciesdirect.com  

Web Developer (London)
Working in the marketing team, this role for a web developer requires a candidate who will bring the experience and innovation required to deliver best-in-class user experiences through our company websites. The candidate will be from an .asp background, with knowledge of, and confidence in, working out of Kentico CMS and have experience of integrating web tools with other systems. They will be able to take an existing website, articulate and execute their opinion on the direction of the websites and take full ownership of their ongoing development.

Please email your cover letter and CV to: jobs@currenciesdirect.com 

Business Development Manager (France, Sophia Antipolis)
Your core responsibility will be to personally target and gain specific new business in and around a specific region of France. You will also be responsible for the management of, and accountable for, all new and existing partner accounts.

Please email your cover letter and CV to: jobs@currenciesdirect.com 
 
Experienced Sales Executives (Spain)
We are always looking for the right candidates to join our expanding team, and have recently opened two new offices in Spain. If you think you've got what it takes, and would like to join us, please send your CV and a cover letter outlining your current situation, skills, and location to: jobs@currenciesdirect.com 

Sales Executive, Corporate Foreign Exchange (London)
This is a key role in the corporate client new business development team, focused on revenue generation through proactive and strategic telephone activity, and also delivering face-to-face meetings for the currency consultants. This role is an excellent opportunity to demonstrate front line sales capabilities, while providing a foundation for career development through shadowing and ongoing training.

Please email your CV and cover letter to: 
jobs@currenciesdirect.com 

Currency Consultant, Corporate Foreign Exchange (London, with travel throughout the UK)
Reporting to the Regional Sales Manger, this is a new business acquisition role in the corporate foreign exchange team, based in our head office in London. The primary objective of the role is to generate sustainable revenue and profit streams through the expansion of Currencies Direct's corporate customer base. The target market is corporate clients, with foreign exchange turnover of £1 million+ a year.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the successful combination of traditional business development activity with more innovative methodologies, including creating and managing sector-specific referral programmes with key partners. The candidate will be adept at identifying the needs of clients and creating strategic solutions using the available products and services, and will have first-hand experience of business development in a deliverable foreign exchange and payments environment, and a high level of sector-specific knowledge.

As well as being innovative in their approach, the successful candidate will be measured against more traditional direct business development activity. A strong network of contacts in the contract space will be of interest, however a transferable book of clients is not an expectaiton. This is an exciting and challenging role, which will influence business development within the company.

Please email your cover letter and CV to: 
jobs@currenciesdirect.com 

Account Executive, Corporate Clients (London, with travel throughout the UK)
Reporting to the Regional Sales Manger, this is a new business acquisition role in the corporate foreign exchange team, based in our head office in London. The primary objective of the role is to generate sustainable revenue and profit streams through the expansion of Currencies Direct's corporate customer base. The target market is corporate clients, with foreign exchange turnover of £500,000 to £5 million+ a year. 

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the successful combination of traditional business activity with more innovative methods. The candidate will be adept at identifying the needs of clients and creating strategic solutions using the available products and services, and will have first-hand experience of business development in a deliverable foreign exchange and payments environment, and a high level of sector-specific knowledge. This is an exciting and challenging role, which will influence business development within the company.

Please email your cover letter and CV to: 
jobs@currenciesdirect.com 

Client Account Executive, Personal Foreign Exchange (Spain, Costa Blanca South)
As the successful candidate, you will be enthusiastic and results-driven and will need to demonstrate a first-class track record in an office-based role.

You'll be dealing with existing and prospective clients, and managing customers' currency requirements. Based in our La Marina office in Spain, you'll be responsible for explaining and managing our services to new and existing clients.

In return, we offer a competitive basic salary with an excellent bonus scheme, a Spanish contract of employment, and the chance to join a fast-moving international company.

Please email your CV and cover letter to: 
jobs@currenciesdirect.com