Lead Risk Rating Specialist Lead Risk Rating Specialist …

TD Bank Group
in Toronto, ON, Canada
Permanent, Full time
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TD Bank Group
in Toronto, ON, Canada
Permanent, Full time
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Lead Risk Rating Specialist
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Department Overview

The BRR Input Team provides Borrower Risk Rating (BRR) input support for Commercial Banking Centres (CBCs), Mid-Market Agriculture (MMAG) units, TD Equipment Finance, TD Automotive Branches, Financial Restructuring Group, and Franchise Banking.

BRRIT is responsible for generating model-implied BRRs for existing and new borrowers by completing all Moody's Risk Analyst (MRA) inputs, including financial statement input and the input of qualitative assessment.

Job Description

Reporting to the Manager, Borrower Risk Rating, the Lead Risk Rating Specialist is responsible for:
  • Use combination of GAAP, notes to financial statements, and overarching guidelines to correctly assess input values from financial statements (Balance Sheet, Income Statement and Statement of Cash Flow) of privately held companies and group of companies to confirm inputs into the Risk Rating model
  • Understand intercompany transactions and review intercompany eliminations use to combine financial statements from multiple companies, including complex consolidations
  • Review a Borrower Risk Rating (BRR) for each request based on inputs, both for single companies and complex consolidations
  • Ensure the model implied BRR is correct and close requests for single and group of companies
  • Be the subject matter expert on the Risk Rating models supported
  • Provide guidance to inputter regarding any errors
  • Mentoring and training the Risk Rating Specialists and/or seasonal Contractors
  • Effectively communicating with the Business Units and other credit adjudicators when there are conflicting views on a set of entries
  • Act as Manager of Duty and develop a strong knowledge of Automation to support the Queue Manager on automation monitoring
  • Perform quality control review of the Economic Market Value (EMV) spreadsheets
  • Assist the Group Manager and Manager of Risk Rating on projects and initiatives, as required
  • Assist Risk Rating Managers to Hiring (pre-testing, interview, onboarding) seasonal contractors in preparation for the peak season
  • Assist Risk Rating Managers with BRR queue management when required
  • Contribute to a positive and fun work environment


Job Requirements
  • Expert knowledge of accounting basics (flows between Balance Sheet, Income Statement and Statement of Cash Flow) and treatment of inter-company eliminations.
  • Education or work experience with a specialization in accounting is preferred
  • Working knowledge of standard Microsoft desktop software, specifically Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Working Knowledge of Moody's Risk Analyst
  • Must possess keen attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a high-pressure environment while ensuring work is of high quality
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills.
  • Excellent Problem-solving skills
  • Work independently with minimal supervision and as part of a team
  • Results oriented
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and inter-personal skills




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