Credit Analyst (Trade Finance)

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Capital Markets Executive Search
  • 14 Feb 19

A leading multinational bank is in need of a Credit Analyst to join their Trade Finance Credit team. This division acts as the front line of defense overseeing all credit analysis and procedures for the larger Trade Finance Division.

  • Collaborate with Relationship Managers, to prepare and submit credit applications and obtain the necessary credit approval
  • Maintain communication with relevant stake holders and secure all necessary information for the credit process 
  • Maintain credit monitoring to ensure any credit deterioration by the obligor 
  • Be an ambassador for the Trade Finance divison, to be able to provide knowledge of trade finance products and procedures to best help the wider credit team 
  • Initiate early warning procedures for existing obligors and conduct work-out process in case of the obligor credit deteriorating.
  • Coordinate with portfolio managers to keep credit administration up to date 

The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of trade finance products across commodities, L/C, receivable finance, structured trade finance and guarantees; as well as a very thorough credit background and the ability to undertake end-to-end credit analysis.