Associate, Financial Institutions Credit Risk, Tier One Financial Institution

  • Excellent base and bonus
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Greenwich Partners
  • 13 Dec 17 2017-12-13

Top investment bank is looking to add an Associate to their Credit Risk team, to focus on financial institutions credit risk

We are working with a global investment bank, who are now looking for an Associate to join their Financial Institutions Credit Risk team. This is a 'sell side' role.

The role will focus on the following:

Managing a portfolio of Financial Institution counterparties, including: managing counterparty risk exposure, including transaction assessment and trade approval

Analysing economic and market events and assessing their impact on the portfolio

Undertake detailed credit analysis and complete periodic reviews of EMEA FI trading counterparties within the EMEA region. As part of the review, determining an internal credit rating for the counterparty.

Liaise with front office personnel to understand and structure transactions

Propose risk mitigating features for more structured/credit intensive transactions as well as credit terms incorporated into legal documentation

Mentoring off-shore team for counterparty credit reviews and peers/industry analysis and facilitate capacity building through skills and knowledge sharing.

Skills, experience, qualifications and knowledge required

Experience in analysis preferably of financial institutions

Understanding of credit and risk 

Excellent written and verbal communication skills is a must

Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Self-motivated, good interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team oriented environment