Credit Risk Manager - French Speaker
An overseas bank based in the City wish to recruit a credit analyst with a focus on financial institutions and emerging markets coverage (French speaking African nations).
Complete credit applications, in line with banks policy & procedures.
Work closely with the front office and other credit managers to solve complex transactions and consider alternative structures.
The role holder will be expected to discuss these with Senior Management, advising on key material risks with a firm recommendation.
Focus on Financial Institutions in Emerging Markets and be the go to person within credit control, provide support by challenging, advising and giving opinions to protect the Bank from losses arising from credit, political, market and operational risk
The role holder will also assist the Deputy Head of credit with the review of policies and procedures, ensuring that robust systems and controls are in place that reflect the Banks risk appetite and goals.
Fluent French (focus is on Francophone Africa market)
Superior credit application and analytical skills with an in-depth understanding of FI products and all related risks.
Expert knowledge of relevant accounting, legal and regulatory issues in FIs.
Exposure to Emerging Markets in Africa and Middle East would be an added advantage.
Minimum 5 years relevant experience in a similar role, with experience in structuring and mitigated risk in complex transactions.
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