Senior Credit Officer Complex Lombard Lending

Credit Suisse
Zurich, Switzerland
Sep 07, 2020
Oct 07, 2020
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Credit Suisse is a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking capabilities. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, we have a global reach with operations in about 50 countries and employ more than 45,000 people from over 150 different nations. Embodying entrepreneurial spirit, Credit Suisse delivers holistic financial solutions to our clients, including innovative products and specially tailored advice. Striving for quality and excellence in our work, we recognize and reward extraordinary performance among our employees, provide wide-ranging training and development opportunities, and benefit from a diverse range of perspectives to create value for our clients, shareholders and communities. We are Credit Suisse.

We Offer
  • A challenging and dynamic private banking credit risk role based in Zurich, covering International Wealth Management clients
  • Close collaboration and interaction with cross-functional teams and internal stakeholders such as Relationship Managers, Lombard Origination, Sales and Trading, Legal and Compliance
  • Assessment and approval of collateralised (Lombard) transactions
  • Credit analysis to include the full range of risk assessment such as exposure, collateral (e.g. single stock lending and risk concentrations across all asset classes and derivatives) and transactions featuring non-standard counterparty types or bespoke (cross-pledge) credit structures along with Legal, Cross-Border and Reputational Risk considerations
  • Independent management and monitoring of a portfolio of HNW and UHNW offshore clients of a dedicated Private Banking Market Area
  • Active involvement in risk-related projects and New Business Initiatives
  • An internationally-oriented career and attractive possibilities for professional development

You Offer
  • Bachelor or Master in Economic Science, Business Administration or Banking and Finance; CFA, FRM or GARP qualification is a plus
  • At least 3+ years of working in Credit Risk Management of Securities-Backed Lending or Corporate Banking including sound derivative knowledge
  • Enthusiasm for financial markets, good understanding of asset allocation and asset classes
  • Prior experience as leader of or Subject Matter Expert in risk-related projects
  • Distinctive analytical skills matched with confident communication skills interacting with demanding internal stakeholders
  • High level of motivation and ability to work autonomously combined with a strong service delivery mentality
  • Fluent in English, good German and further language skills would be an advantage
Mr. M. Payer would be delighted to receive your application.
Please apply via our career portal.

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