VP Public Sector Risk

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi
  • 24 Apr 19

VP Public Sector Risk

  • Primary Location: United Kingdom,England,London
  • Education: None
  • Job Function: Risk Management
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 18057137


VP Public Sector Risk
Competitive Salary Offered

Job Purpose:

To coordinate portfolio management initiatives and supporting Public Sector Portfolio Head in conducting effective reviews for periodic and transaction driven considerations as well as prepare presentations for senior management and participate in ICG Risk wide projects relevant to Public Sector Portfolio.

Job Background:

The Public Sector Portfolio Head based in London works through a matrix organization including ICG Risk staff deployed in the countries and regional hubs. The open position is in the "global" team that reports to the Portfolio Head in London

Key Responsibilities:

• Analytical support and coordination of portfolio management initiatives relevant for Public Sector Portfolio (e.g. updating risk rating methodologies, investigating breaches under concentration frameworks, ad-hoc stress testing, preparing senior management presentations)
• Risk Assessment and consistency evaluation of credit reviews submitted for the approval of the Global Head of Public Sector Risk with an ability to formulate and defend approval recommendation (including complex, multi-product transactional requests)
• Providing macro updates sensitive for credit appetite and engaging in classification trigger considerations in countries being reviewed
• Demonstrate solid command of internal policies and conceptually contribute to the format of Public Sector frameworks
• Interacting with other ICG product and industry groups to assist in developing appropriate credit strategies for individual transactions

Development Value:

Extensive interface with all businesses supported by Risk Management, and the opportunity to gain detailed knowledge of the public sector (including Aggregated Corporates and Financial Institutions) and country risk credit evaluation. Exposure to complex transactions and ability to build a global network In addition to Citi's training, Risk Management offers excellent ongoing internal training sessions by experts, and ad hoc specialised classes for ongoing professional development.



• Knowledge of credit systems and data sources (both external and internal)
• General knowledge and interest in Macroeconomics
• Analytical and numerical proficiency
• Teamwork oriented and poss essing communication skills essential in dealing with a global network and matrix organization


• Preferred experience in credit risk assessment
• Excellent PC skills, particularly Excel and PowerPoint, to aid in the creation of presentations and portfolio reviews
• Verbal and Written communication
• Interpersonal skills.
• Team work
• Leadership


• Candidates who meet the criteria above and have the necessary skills and experience will be considered.


• Analytical Ability
• Communication Skills - ability to express and communicate concisely and clearly
• Relationship Building
• Attention to Detail
• Problem Solving Skills
• Good Time Management
• Ability to multi-task
• Ability to work independently
• Sound Judgement

E xceptional candidates who do not meet these criteria may be considered for the role provided they have the necessary skills and experience.

Valuing Diversity: Demonstrates an appreciation of a diverse workforce. Appreciates differences in style or perspective and uses differences to add value to decisions or actions and organisational success.

Citi is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Closing Date: 4 December 2018