Senior Credit Risk Management Specialist (Corporate) #111953

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Credit Suisse Asia
  • 18 Jul 18 2018-07-18

Senior Credit Risk Management Specialist (Corporate) #111953

We Offer
Credit Risk Management - APAC, Singapore office is seeking a VP level aspirant to join our team as a Senior Credit Risk Analyst in the analysis and review of financial information pertinent to corporate counterparties.

As a VP, you will independently run with the transactions and handle the end to end approval process.

Job entails:

  • Performing fundamental credit risk analysis on corporate transactions - analysis of counterparty/projects; assigning internal credit ratings on counterparties based in Asia Pacific.
  • You are going to be participating/conducting due diligence.
  • You will be preparing and presenting analysis in written format.
  • Communicating the rating rationale and risk appetite to internal partners.
  • You will monitor market, regulatory, macro-economic and political developments; assess their impact on credit quality of counterparties.
  • Liaising with Credit Risk Control and Risk Analytics and Reporting departments to ensure that the exposures are adequately reflected in the risk systems.
  • Performing general problem solving of any issues arising across Credit Suisse in relation to counterparties in the portfolio.
  • You will analyze, structure and approve transactions within existing limits or delegated credit authority.
  • You will make credit risk decisions within assigned credit authority.
  • Liaising with Legal department to ensure identified risks are adequately addressed and setting credit terms in the legal documentation.
  • Working/liaising with other credit risk teams to ensure consistency (as appropriate) of approvals, methodologies and adherence to firm's risk management policies and procedures.
  • Working closely with the Front Office deal structuring teams, assess proposed transactions within the context of the transaction structure to ensure structural risks are properly identified and adequately mitigated. Handling end to end credit process and ensuring the final decision is timely taken.

You Offer
  • You are a University degree holder, preferably in finance, banking, engineering or economics.
  • You possess 7 to 10 years work experience in credit analysis/review of corporate transactions in Asia Pacific, with SE Asia experience desirable.
  • You have strong analytical skills.
  • You possess strong communication skills - both verbal and written.
  • You have excellent writing skills.
  • You have good negotiation skills.
  • You are a team-player. The team has a reputation of being a premier provider of analysis and upholding these high standards individually and as a team will be given the highest priority.
  • You have familiarity with corporate credit analysis.
    • MBA or professional qualifications such as CFA.