Senior Credit Risk Analyst

England, London, City of London
£60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + +benefits
20 Sep 2017
18 Oct 2017
Richard Wieczorek
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Credit Risk Analyst

The Company
Spring Technology is currently working in partnership with a market leading insurance organisation to recruit an exceptional, Senior Credit Risk Analyst to be based in central London.

The Role
You will play a leading role in the identification, measurement, monitoring, management, controlling and reporting of credit risk across a wide range of areas of a multi-national Insurance Company.

The Responsibilities
*Deliver independent, timely, balanced, accessible information and advice on credit rating issues that can be presented to the combined Audit & Risk Committee of the Board, including content for Own Risk and Solvency Assessment (ORSA)
*Monitor and challenge the ongoing appropriateness of manager credit ratings assigned to manager rated investments, including Private Debt
*Contribute to the development of the credit rating framework for Private Debt
*Propose credit ratings for private debt where a manager's credit rating framework has not been approved by CRM
*Propose rating overrides for approval by the Board Investment Committee
*Provide the company with own credit perspective and assessment of individual investment opportunities, including providing challenge to EIM and as necessary to external managers directly;
*Provide recommendations to management on the appropriateness of individual transactions, including where corrective actions may need to be considered during the lifetime of a transaction;

The Requirements
*You will have a solid academic track record with significant experience in the assessment of credit risk within either a commercial/investment bank or re-/insurance company
*Strong fundamental and technical skills to assess credit risk within illiquid asset classes
*Ability to challenge status quo in effective and constructive manner
*Demonstrable ability to work constructively in a team environment
*Core credit assessment training and experience in assessing and evaluating corporate, or ideally project, creditworthiness, including of downside scenarios, structural or business mitigations
*Experience in looking at private debt transactions, with their complex capital structures, knowledge of and rationale behind key loan security terms, covenant setting and scenario testing.

The Benefits
*Salary is really competitive as is the chance to work with a market leading company

Sound interesting?

Apply now for immediate consideration

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Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.