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:
  • 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.


  • 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.