Credit Underwriter (French Speaking)

  • Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Robert Walters UK
  • 15 Sep 17

An American Investment Bank's Commercial Finance team are currently hiring for a French Speaking Asset Finance Underwriter in London. This role would involve underwriting for the Bank's UK/ French portfolio on physical assets. This is an exciting opportunity to be the most senior underwriter in London for the French portfolio which would report directly to the Head of Risk in their Lease department.

Key responsibilities of the Credit Underwriter (French Speaking):

  • Evaluation, analysis and approval of credit proposals and revisions
  • Maintain the lease portfolio by retaining a consistent level of credit risk assessment
  • Analyse and advise on credit structures and interpret financial and non financial information
  • Establishing and recommending on the appropriate PD, LGD and Risk Asset Classification Ratings for the transactions using approved and appropriate models
  • Ensure all credit risk policies and procedures in executing the above responsibilities are in adherence to delegated investment authorities and operate in compliance with the departments risk appetite

Key requirements of the Credit Underwriter (French Speaking):

  • Previous Credit Analysis experience in underwriting secured credit facilities/ asset finance credit and inventory
  • Experience in preparing and pitching credit presentations to management
  • Strong analytical, written and communication skills
  • Fluent French and English Language speaker preferred

If you meet the above criteria and would like to find out more about the Credit Underwriter (French Speaking) position based in London, please apply today or contact Jasmine Steckler on or 02075098938.