Associate / Analyst - Credit Analyst – Credit Application, Monitoring and Projects

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Nomura Asia
  • 15 Mar 18 2018-03-15

Nomura is now hiring - Associate / Analyst - Credit Analyst – Credit Application, Monitoring and Projects

Nomura Overview   

Nomura is an Asia-based financial services group with an integrated global network spanning over 30 countries. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its three business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, and Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking). Founded in 1925, the firm practices disciplined entrepreneurship while building on a long tradition of serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership.
Functional Overview   
Responsible for providing credit risk management support to WMD. 

Job description   


Responsible for Credit monitoring
•Daily Monitoring on collateral shortfall, limit excess, FX Margin monitoring or any credit violations
•Maintain/enhance Operating procedures in relation to Credit Monitoring
•Propose and implement improved monitoring processes.
•Support the risk team for Periodic reporting on the Credit book.

Credit Risk Underwriting
•Credit application analysis with credit authority up to $ 5mil for new, increase and reviews – KYC, searches, review of historical conduct of the account, Write up of Credit memorandum, Validation of Credit memo.
•Input of Credit Limits in risk systems

Participation to Risk Projects – Examples:
•Development of new monitoring tools for better monitoring of Wealth Management Division client exposures
•Review/amendment of credit methodology regarding loanable value of collateral (Stocks / Bonds / structured products / Funds) & Margin required for derivative trading / Netting rules for derivatives
•Enhance P&L ladder reporting for better forward looking risk management
•Development of automated reporting solutions for MIS reporting.
•Implementation/Design of Risk dashboard.
•Participation to UAT related to Credit monitoring tools.

Back-up role of Market risk function on allocation of collateral HC & determination of Margin Required.

Key Experience & Skills   

Education & Professional Qualifications Required:

•Diploma /Degree in Banking/Business/Economics/Finance

Experience Required:
•3 – 5 years of relevant experience in credit risk/analysis in an investment/ private bank. Knowledge and understanding of PB business and products.
•Able to use Bloomberg and other banking tools. proficient technically and analytically.
•Strong knowledge with Microsoft Office applications especially Microsoft Excel macros (VBA) and Access is important.
•A team player, a pleasant personality, good interpersonal skills are a necessity.

Candidate with less experience will be considered as an Analyst.

Regional Disclaimers / Diversity Statement   

Nomura is committed to an employment policy of equal opportunities, and is fundamentally opposed to any less favourable treatment accorded to existing or potential members of staff on the grounds of race, creed, colour, nationality, disability, marital status, pregnancy, gender or sexual orientation.