We Offer The Risk Division is a highly visible, dynamic area of the firm where you can be an integral part of the decision making that supports the bank's business. Our responsibilities range from Enterprise Risk management to risk and finance reporting, and regional risk teams covering the risk management for our entities. The Risk division's long-term success depends on our ability to achieve our vision and fulfill our mandate. Ultimately, this depends on the skills, experience and engagement of our employees. We offer a collaborative and entrepreneurial environment that offers direct contact with senior management and encourages leadership at all levels.
Proactive management of the credit risks arising from Financial Institutions, Sovereigns and Quasi-sovereigns based in the EMEA region with primary focus on Italy, Benelux and Scandinavia, including support of several of the bank's key clients.
Work closely with senior Directors and Managing Directors in front office business units across CS divisions including Global Markets, Investment Banking and Swiss Universal Bank as well as other support areas (e.g. Market risk, Collateral Management and Legal departments) in onboarding clients, creating client solutions and trade approvals.
Trade and transaction analysis and approval within existing limits or via a personal delegated credit authority.
Monitor the financial strength of clients and performance of transactions in the analyst's assigned portfolio, taking appropriate risk management action as required, including re-structuring or amending existing transactions, if necessary, to comply with risk appetite.
Join in risk focused due diligence meetings with clients.
Credit risk analysis: Review and analysis of constitutional documentation; qualitative, quantitative and financial analysis to determine internal credit ratings and risks at both individual or groups of Sovereigns and banks; and ultimately determination of our credit risk appetite within the firm's Risk Appetite Framework.
Trading documentation: Understanding of and establishment of credit risk related terms across full suite of trading documentation, liaising with legal department, clients and/or their lawyers in negotiation of terms.
Monitoring news flow and escalate relevant information to senior management. Identify early remedial action on deteriorating credits (early Warning Indicators), manage counterparties and watch list and work in partnership with Recovery Management team for these names.
We want you to contribute your interpersonal skills to our team.
Open to discussing flexible/agile working.
You Offer The successful candidate will be an experienced credit risk management professional who has worked at a major investment or commercial bank, with a focus on financial institutions analysis.
Essential: he or she will have relevant university degree preferably in finance, risk management, or economics.
Fluency in English is essential, both written and oral. Fluency in Italian is desirable.
Good analytical/quantitative skills as well as the knowledge of IB products and associated master documents' credit terms.
Familiarity with country-specific risks and sovereign credit analysis.
Strong communications skills, both oral and written.
Team oriented, flexible, diligent, and self-motivated.
Good working knowledge of Microsoft suite (eg. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
Credit Suisse is committed to providing equal employment opportunities, regardless of ethnicity, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, civil partnership, marital or family status, pregnancy, disability or any other status that is protected as a matter of local law.
Internal Number: 5830631
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