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Credit Analyst VP - Banking - London

Job Title: Credit Analyst VP - Banking - London
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: up to £550p/d PAYE
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Credit1
Contact Name: Anai Patel
Contact Email: anai.patel@twentyconsulting.com
Job Published: June 03, 2021 18:20

Job Description

Twenty have partnered with a Corporate Bank who are looking for a FI Credit Analyst to join their Credit Analysis Department. This team sits between front line origination team and 2nd line credit team and will be responsible for promoting an optimal risk/return on the banks’ lending opportunities.

Responsibilities

  • Work as a credit analyst to manage the risk exposure across an EMEA wide portfolio
  • Work with Front Office teams on live transactions & risk monitoring to identify and mitigate risks associated with the structure, documentation, counterparty and industry
  • FI Credit Analyst covering a varied portfolio of Banks across developed and emerging economies
  • Perform fundamental credit calls on live transactions, limit renewals and annual reviews;
  • Work closely with relationship bankers and product partners.
  • Actively monitoring assigned portfolio of FIs for potential changes in credit risk and update internal ratings
  • Quickly assess key credit issues, raise salient points to the correct stakeholders and to assess the risk- reward trade off.

Experience

  • Extensive experience in fundamental FI credit analysis gained in either a bank, asset manager or rating agency environment.
  • There should be an emphasis on credit analysis in the context of a transaction or event, or a strong motivation to move into a more transaction driven environment.
  • Experience covering FIs in EMEA               
  • Understanding of loan documentation and credit protections desirable
  • Understanding of market risk and ISDA/CSA desirable