Associate/AVP - Financial Institutions Credit Analyst

BNP Paribas offers you an exciting career opportunity in an international, challenging business environment characterized by high pace and diversity with focus on creating valuable relations with our customers. We offer a competitive salary & benefits package and also an excellent work environment where you’re valued as part of our team!

Key Responsibilities
Ø Perform professional and efficient credit risk assessment of financial institutions (banks, non-bank financial institutions, and regulated funds) in the Asian region, with a primary focus on SE Asia and India.
Ø Make sound recommendations on credit lines and documentation requirements through a process of annual/semi-annual portfolio reviews and annual/ad hoc counterparty analyses.
Ø Close monitoring of the counterparties and the industry sectors under his/her responsibilities and providing timely reports and alerts to his/her direct reporting manager on any material counterparty development or critical market events or major legal/regulatory changes.
Ø Conduct industry research for the team as well as obtaining up-to-date information on the counterparties, legal and regulatory environment.
Ø Ensure the accuracy and consistency of internal ratings which are supported by detailed rating rationales in response to changing circumstances.

Contributing Responsibilities
Ø Contribute to credit approvals and the negotiation of documentation through providing credit views on the counterparties and key documentation terms.
Ø Maintain a close and professional dialogue with lines of business and relevant functions (including Relationship Managers, Legal and Compliance).
Ø Involve in internal audit, regulatory inspection, and Local Risk Management Committee requests with respect to financial institutions /sovereigns related matters.

Permanent Control Aspects
Ø Direct contribution to BNPP operational permanent control framework.
Ø Contribute to the implementation of operational permanent control policies and procedures in day-to-day business activities, such as Control Plan
Ø Comply with regulatory requirements and internal guidelines
Ø Contribute to the reporting of all incidents according to the Incident Management System

Competencies (Technical / Behavioral)
Ø With 3 to 5 years' experience in a similar position
Ø Strong analytical skills with good accounting knowledge
Ø Proficiency in both written as well as spoken English
Ø Confident and presentable with good communication skills
Ø Mature personality
Ø With strong interest and commitment to develop a career path in the expertise of risk management

Specific Qualifications Required
Ø Experience in analyzing capital markets products including FX, Swaps, Repo, CDS, Equity derivatives and structured products
Ø Good knowledge of legal documentation including ISDA/ CSA credit terms, Repo/securities lending agreements
Ø Understanding of basic market risk parameters
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