• £45,000 - £55,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Barclay Simpson
  • 2018-05-23

Credit Risk Associate - FI's

My client is a small, specialist bank with an emerging markets focus. They offer a range of lending, trade finance and treasury lines to banks and corporates in sub Saharan Africa.

My client is a small, specialist bank with an emerging markets focus. They offer a range of lending, trade finance and treasury lines to banks and corporates in sub Saharan Africa.

They are looking for a credit risk associate to provide specialist expertise and in depth analysis of credit transactions & credit MI.

The primary focus upon completing credit applications for Financial Institutions & management information data and to support completion of the monthly portfolio summary, IFRS9 and ICAAP.

The role holder will also be expected to build strong working relationships with other departments across the bank and represent credit control to both internal and external stakeholders.

It is expected that the role holder will work closely with the front office and other credit managers. These will often involve complex transactions and will require the role holder to consider alternative structures. The role holder will be expected to discuss these with Senior Management, advising on key material risks with a firm recommendation.

The role will focus on Financial Institutions in Emerging Markets and you will be expected to provide support by challenging, advising and giving opinions to protect the Bank from losses arising from credit, political, market and operational risk

In addition, you will also assist with Credit MI and become involved with ad hoc projects including IFRS9 & ICAAP data requirements.

To succeed in this role, you need to possess strong analytical skills alongside an understanding of FI products and related risks.

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