Credit Risk Manager - FX/Derivatives

Sparks Careers Morgan McKinley
London (Greater)
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
In order to be considered for this role it is non-negotiable that you will have 5 years experience within Credit Risk in Financial Services with strong knowledge of Foreign Exchange, Derivatives, Spots, Forwards etc.

The purpose of the role is to essentially evaluate and recommend the risk position across their activities and portfolio while working with the wider risk team.

You will also be reviewing credit applications, examining their structure, the financial models, balance sheets etc to ensure that the appropriate level of risk has been
ascertained. These thorough investigations and examinations will then ensure that your recommendation to the relevant credit committee will be to the highest standards. Naturally you will also provide concise and detailed recommendations of credit limits and internal ratings.

It is of paramount importance that you are comfortable with providing input into the scope, design, development, validation and implementation of credit risk models.

You will be working very closely with Front Office as well as senior stakeholders so it is important that the successful individual is quite robust by nature, is confident in their assessment skills and can "push back" as and when needed.

Ideally we are looking at candidates who have:

* Finance related University Degree, however we will also consider candidates who have an accounting qualification, AAT, FRM, CFA etc.
* 5 years experience in a Credit Risk position within financial services
* Experience of and exposure to FX/ Derivatives / Options/ Spots and Forwards
* Strong communication skills given client contact is required aswell as regular interaction with senior stakeholders

If you feel you have the relevant profile fit and experience for this role, please ensure that you register your interest and submit a word version of your CV; your CV should clearly highlight the complimentary experience required.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.
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