Credit Risk Manager- Emerging Markets

New York, USA
May 06, 2021
May 29, 2021
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Credit Risk Manager - Emerging Markets
New York

As a Barclays Credit Risk Manager, you will be responsible for a portfolio of sovereign, financial institutions and corporate clients within the Latin America region with exposure booked to Barclays Bank PLC's balance sheet. You will be engaged in ongoing analysis of exposures including excess and exceptions reporting, completion of credit applications, assessment of new transaction requests from the Front Office including correlated debt financing, lending, trade finance and derivatives.

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality and innovation behind us. We've helped millions of individuals and businesses thrive, creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted. An important and growing presence in the USA, we offer careers providing endless opportunity.

What will you be doing?
  • Analyzing counterparty credit quality, risk and exposure
  • Analyzing facility structures both Primary and Traded products including credit mitigations
  • Analyzing new transactions / clients and preparation of credit applications / applications from Junior Credit Officers
  • Conducting portfolio analysis and setting associated risk appetites
  • Conducting ad hoc risk analysis of market and macroeconomic events
  • Preparing counterparty and portfolio level applications / reports and presentation of analysis and results to senior management as necessary
  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of risk systems and tools
What we're looking for:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, focusing on Accounting, Finance, or Economics or equivalent years of service
  • In-depth risk management experience across client types in Latin American jurisdictions and excellent knowledge of financing and traded products
  • Review and analysis of constitutional documentation, quantitative and qualitative analysis to determine risk appetite and an internal credit grade, including peer comparisons
  • Understanding of country risk appetite and processes and knowledge of Emerging Markets jurisdictions and counterparties
Skills that will help you in the role:
  • Expert knowledge of the suit of Microsoft products, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • FRM/ CFA qualification
  • Previous experience in negotiating legal documents (Loan Agreements, ISDA, GMRA, etc.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to clearly articulate complex concepts and ideas
Where will you be working?

You will be working at our Americas Headquarters at 745 Seventh Avenue. This 37-story office tower is located in Times Square in the heart of Manhattan and features a cafeteria, fitness center and state-of-the-art LED signage on the facade of the building.

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