Credit Risk Analyst, Hedge Funds

– proactively review and recommend credit requests while upholding our risk principles and standards

– participate in portfolio reviews to identify risk developments or concentrations

– exercise judgment and escalate decisions of high-risk positions to higher authority levels, as needed

– ensure all regulatory requests, audit items and operational risk issues are dealt with in a disciplined, timely and efficient manner

Your team :

You’ll be working in the Hedge Fund Credit Risk Control team in London. We are a small team of four in London (plus two analysts in Krakow, Poland), responsible for the credit risk of the portfolio of Hedge Funds, Retail Aggregators and Global Family Offices in EMEA. Our remit includes counterparty credit analysis and due diligence, limit setting, exposure management and ad hoc trade approvals.

Your experience and skills :
You have:

– a university degree in finance or economics, or even engineering or mathematics

– strong analytical, quantitative and problem solving skills

– proven Hedge Funds credit risk experience  

– solid understanding of financial markets and a passion to provide best-in-class client experience (you’re in this, ultimately, for them)

You are:

–an excellent communicator, with strong interpersonal skills 

–well organized and able to thrive when no two days are the same

London, England, United Kingdom London England GB