Senior Credit Risk Manager

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    London, England

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    Elizabeth Ryan

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Within this role you will assist the Director of Credit Risk for Europe, to ensure that all credit requests are properly analysed and effective decisions and recommendations are made within reasonable time frames. You will provide competent and reliable support to the Director of Credit Risk for London to ensure the effective management of Credit and Counterparty Risk in the European portfolios. This is covering Corporate and Financial Institution Portfolios.

Within this role, your accountabilities will include:

  • Credit Risk

Contribute to the quality of the credit portfolio (both corporate credit risk and trade floor credit risk) through assessing, evaluation and providing recommendations upon transactions submitted to the London Credit Committee to ensure appropriate local oversight

Assist with monitoring the quality of accounts and providing timely review of all applications and submissions

Review and challenge stress testing results relating to the corporate loan portfolio

Develop and maintain an extensive base of industry knowledge

  • Trade Floor Counterparty Risk

Provide accurate and timely reporting and monitoring of the London trade floor counterparty risk portfolio

Understand reasons behind all overruns, challenging traders / officers as appropriate

  • Reporting

Prepare and provide analysis of the credit and counterparty risk portfolios for reporting

Maintain statistical data and details of credit events to be incorporated into governance presentations.

Assist the Director to ensure the accurate and timely completion of the IFRS9 process within strict timeframes, to establish the collective provision for the London corporate loan portfolios

To generally maintain an awareness of any internal / external credit related issues / events that may have a detrimental effect on the bank's business and report as necessary

To be considered for this role you will be an experience Credit Risk Manager/SME operating at VP level within an investment banking environment that is offering you exposure to a broad range of corporate and FI portfolios. Experience of working with Hedge Fund portfolios will put you at a distinct advantage.

If you match the set criteria and are interested in the above role, please send your CV to


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