Counterparty Risk Analyst

Major responsibilities:

  • being an independent function to perform credit analysis on the corporate counterparties, including financial analysis, rating assignment, industry analysis and cash flow projections as required;
  • preparation of risk analysis with respective structural recommendations to decision makers on the most appropriate conditions;
  • monitoring the evolution of the creditworthiness/risks of the clients & industries (risk watch / early detection) and advising on risk aspects, possible steps which can be taken to protect the bank’s positions;
  • ensuring full compliance to the banking group norms and policies in corporate risk aspects at each stage of the approval and monitoring processes.

Meeting the following requirements:

  • university degree (Finance, Credit or Accounting);
  • at least 1-year experience with international or major Russian bank or investment company as risk / credit / corporate finance analyst responsible for corporate clients; additional front office experience would be an advantage;
  • experience in credit analysis write ups of corporates is a must (ideally both mid-sized and major ones)
  • proven credit/risk analysis skills;
  • enrolment in CFA, FRM or ACCA program will be considered as advantage;
  • knowledge of banking products and services;
  • knowledge of RAS and IFRS accounting as advanced reader;
  • strong communication skills;
  •  initiative and self-starting team player, ready to work under pressure and take responsibility;
  • fluent English and Russian (both writing & speaking).