Senior Structurer (Financings)/Singapore-based

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • VTB Capital
  • 23 Nov 17 2017-11-23

The job holder will be working with the local but also international coverage, trading and sales teams as well as local and international support functions. The role primarily focuses on providing structuring and execution leadership alongside coverage and trading to deliver complete structured financing solutions to our clients to meet their financing requirements including, but not limited to, leveraged financings, holding company financings, promoter financings, special situations. Geographic focus is Southeast Asia with particular emphasis on India including onshore and offshore financings and structures. The position reports to the Head of International Financings Structuring.

Principal Responsibilities

Efficient and effective client facing execution of transactions including solving credit, accounting, tax, and legal issues amongst other aspects.  Jointly lead all aspects of transaction execution including finalizing financing terms, due diligence, documentation.

Work closely with other departments within VTB Capital which are critical to the effective execution of financings including coverage, trading, risk, legal.

End to end structuring and execution of financing transactions across industries for illiquid credit and equity. For each transaction, assume joint or sole leadership responsibility of specific work streams, deliver first class work and co-ordinate and effectively engage with other members of the VTBC transaction team, external and internal stakeholders.  Strong team player who is also able to delivery work independently.

Key Competencies & Qualifications

University degree in Economics, Finance, Mathematics or law;

Knowledge and extensive experience of working with clients to complete and close structured finance transactions on a time critical basis;

Minimum 10 years previous structuring and execution of structured financing deals experience particularly in the context of cash flow and asset secured financings encompassing mezzanine finance; leveraged finance; special situations.  Financings or corporate finance experience at a top tier, international commercial or investment bank with an emerging market focus.  Practical working experience on Indian structured financings.

Deep understanding of transaction structuring and execution processes, including accounting, tax, middle office booking, legal, and regulatory aspects of transactions; 

Communication, negotiation, project management, multi-tasking and team working skills are of great importance within this role. Fluent command of English is essential (written and spoken).