Credit Analyst - LMA Documentation

  • £Market Rate
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Contract, Full time
  • JP Morgan
  • 23 Apr 18 2018-04-23

Job description The Global Corporate Bank (GCB) manages J.P. Morgan's overall relationships with large corporations, financial institutions and public sector organizations globally to solve problems for clients and help them to grow.

Team Profile

The Credit Products Execution team is the execution partner for GCB managed clients, providing expertise in the negotiation of legal documentation and end-to-end transaction management to deliver timely client focused service for Loan and Traditional Trade Finance products. The Credit Products Execution team partners closely with JPM's Coverage teams, as well as external legal counsel and syndicate banks.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Deliver best-in-class documentation negotiation management and transaction execution of credit facilities and ancillary documentation. Maintain oversight of the deal closing process
  • Review and negotiate legal documentation across core corporate lending categories, with a focus on bilateral and syndicated working capital facilities and traditional trade finance facilities for EMEA clients, with a sound knowledge of both LMA and market standards
  • Liaising with internal/external counsel to provide transaction documentation
  • Draw on expertise to suggest solutions for appropriate stakeholders (Corporate Bankers, Credit, Tax, etc) as necessary, ensuring they are brought into the debate in a timely manner to reach a resolution
  • Manage controls framework, reporting and escalation for transaction execution; including preparing and coordinating documentation deviations and approvals during negotiations

Qualifications

  • A sound understanding of credit execution, transaction management, credit products and banking processes
  • Strong understanding of lending products and agreements e.g. Loans (in particular LMA) and Traditional Trade products
  • Solid decision making capabilities and the ability to identify problems and drive to a resolution
  • Excellent coordination skills and a strong control mindset
  • Demonstrated ability to manage relationships, both internally and externally
  • Good organization skills, and ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines, including strong prioritisation skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Confident, self starter, assertive and energetic
  • Spanish, German or Arabic language skills preferred, but not essential