Associate Director, Portfolio Management

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • GFR International
  • 20 Nov 17 2017-11-20

Our client is seeking to hire an experienced Senior Associate Director into its Portfolio Management team based in London.

The client is a major international bank with extensive global operations, and a substantial presence in all major markets.  As part of its continued growth in the EMEA region, it is now seeking a proactive, organised, experienced banker to manage an existing and growing portfolio of credit assets generated from key client relationships (including Corporates, Financial Institutions and Sovereigns) across the EMEA region, with an emphasis on the emerging markets of Eastern Europe and Africa, plus some Project Finance and ABS.

The role will include:

  • Credit assessment of the portfolio of assets including renewals, amendments and waivers for existing transactions
  • Proactive credit monitoring and quarterly reporting
  • Administration of the portfolio including covenant monitoring, rating reviews, annual reviews, etc
  • Engagement with internal and external counterparties including the clients, other banks, credit and risk teams, and Relationship Management
  • Monitoring of relevant market trends
  • Attendance at bank meetings, site visits, etc
  • Training and mentoring of team members, including supporting strategic management of the team

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Sound financial and credit analysis skills and accounting knowledge
  • Good knowledge of legal documentation including market standards
  • Previous experience in managing a complex portfolio of assets
  • Cash flow modelling skills