Credit Analyst, Leveraged and Corporate Lending - European Bank

  • Job Reference: CJ1335
  • Date Posted: 1 February 2024
  • Recruiter: C James
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Credit Risk, Leveraged Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Kai Mason
  • Email: km@c-james.com
  • Telephone: 0207 240 0760

Job Description

Job Overview:

This role involves supporting the Corporate Banking business at a large European bank, appraising the risk profile of new transactions and monitoring the existing portfolio. The focus is on Leveraged Lending and Corporate Lending within the Wholesale Corporate Clients sector.

Responsibilities:

  • Assess credit risk and structure credit products.
  • Conduct financial modelling and analysis for existing clients and new transactions.
  • Manage ongoing credit needs, including annual reviews and responding to credit approvers’ queries.
  • Monitor assigned client portfolios for early warning signals to minimise loan losses.
  • Prepare detailed risk analysis reports and maintain accurate credit risk data.

Skills & Experience:

  • Strong analytical and numeracy skills, including financial accounts modelling.
  • Experience in credit analysis and managing a portfolio of credit files.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products and proprietary systems for data and rating assessments.
  • Excellent communication skills, self-motivation, and a proactive approach to problem-solving.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple tasks effectively.