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Counterparty Credit Risk VP - Investment Bank - London

Job Title: Counterparty Credit Risk VP - Investment Bank - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry: financial services
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
REF: BBBH14775_1490781985
Contact Name: George Marks
Job Published: 30 days ago

Job Description

Twenty Financial Services are currently recruiting for a Counterparty Credit Risk VP for a leading Capital Markets firm based in the City.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business with a great reputation in the market which are keen to provide a platform for a candidate to further develop leadership skills and to expand scope within the credit risk department.

Responsibilities:

  • Make analysis of and approve bi-lateral and/or structured counterparty credit risk
  • Challenge assumptions when necessary and provide creative solutions.
  • Present large transactions to senior management, including the CRO, for discussion and approval.
  • Set Credit Risk related terms in trading documentation to mitigate risk and ensure transactions perform as expected.
  • Liaise with key stakeholders in Credit Risk, Market Risk, Risk Analytics and the Prudential Regulatory Management team.

Skills required:

  • Extensive counterparty credit risk experience
  • Product knowledge within Investment Banking / Markets such as Fixed Income, FX, Equities and Derivatives from a credit, structuring and execution background.
  • High level of understanding of trading documentation