Credit Analyst

  • £60,000 - £80,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • LMA
  • 21 Sep 16

My client a leading commodities trading house are looking to a Credit Analyst to join their growing OTC Derivatives and Structured Finance business in London. You will work with teams in Switzerland, Asia and the US.


  • Review financial statements, preparation of credit analysis/applications.
  • Conduct annual reviews for internal / external clients
  • Portfolio management and reporting of credit and operational risk
  • Assist in origination, distribution and structuring of structured trade finance transactions.
  • Prepare presentations for reporting to the senior management team
  • Preparation of quantitative and qualitative analysis for strategic planning purposes.
  • Manage legal and KYC documentation requirements


  • 5+ years credit analysis experience, with current working knowledge of soft commodities.
  • Understanding of futures/options, FX products.
  • Understanding of accounting policies and procedures
  • Understanding of legal documentation and collateral structures
  • Proven ability to take initiative and work autonomously
  • Additional languages of French, Spanish or Portuguese would be an advantage