Head of Credit Risk

  • £Six Figures
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Saxton Leigh
  • 13 Jun 18 2018-06-13

Our client is a leading FX payments business with a long established history. They are seeking an experienced risk professional to act as Head of Credit Risk.

COMPANY:

Our client is a leading FX payments business with a long established history.  They provide services to both corporate and individual customers

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To provide members of the Credit Committee with appropriate business, credit and financial analysis of proposed counterparties, as well as commentary on financing structures.
  • Participate in Credit Committee meetings
  • The role requires a strong emphasis on corporate counterparties
  • General Corporate Credit analysis for transactions.
  • Financial statements and balance sheet analysis.
  • Responsibility for portfolio reviews.
  • Multi-jurisdiction credit analysis and monitoring.
     

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Knowledge of Credit analysis techniques relating to corporate counterparties
  • Strong financial analytical skills and the ability to interpret financial statements and make a judgement.
  • Strong sense of commerciality and assessment of risk versus return
  • The ability to write a succinct, informed credit review for a transaction to be considered at the highest level.
  • Candidates with previous Credit Committee experience and in senior roles in a credit granting function will be favoured