Senior Credit Specialist, Assistant Vice President #101837

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Credit Suisse Asia
  • 16 Oct 17 2017-10-16

Senior Credit Specialist, Assistant Vice President #101837

We Offer
CRM - APAC, Singapore office is seeking an AVP candidate to join our team as a Credit Risk Analyst in the analysis and review of financial information pertinent to existing and new financial institution ("FI") counterparties (both bank and non-bank).
Key responsibilities:
• Performing fundamental credit risk analysis and assigning internal credit ratings on FI counterparties based mainly in South Asia.
• Participating in client due diligence visits/ interviewing management teams as needed.
• Assessing proposed transactions within the context of the transaction structure to ensure structural risks are properly identified and adequately mitigated.
• Preparing and presenting credit analysis in an impactful manner after taking into consideration regulatory and internal policy requirements.
• Communicating the firm's rating rationale and risk appetite to internal stakeholders.
• Maintain accurate exposure and client information in internal risk systems
• Monitor market, regulatory, macro-economic and political developments; assess their impact on credit quality of counterparties.
• Liaising with Legal department to ensure identified risks are adequately addressed in the legal documentation and setting credit terms in the legal documentation.
• Assessing proposed transactions within the context of the transaction structure to ensure structural risks are properly identified and adequately mitigated.
• 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.

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You Offer
• University degree holder, preferably in finance, banking, or economics.
• 5 to 7 years work experience in FI credit analysis.
• Strong analytical skills
• Strong communication skills - both oral and written
• Knowledge of capital markets and derivative products
• Knowledge of ISDA documentation
Desirable:
• Good negotiation skills
• Team player. The team has a reputation of being the premier provider of credit analysis, and upholding these high standards individually and as a team will be given the highest priority.
• Service Oriented. We build enduring relationships with internal and external clients.