Real Estate & Structured Finance Credit Officer - VP
Location: London, United Kingdom
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 13268915
Jan 07, 2022
Job Description Global investment bank seeks a VP level Credit Officer as part of its expanding Real Estate & Structured Finance Team covering a wide range of clients in the Real Estate and asset backed markets.ma
Vice President role in the Real Estate & Structured Finance Team's within Wholesale Credit Risk EMEA. The role will cover a wide range of clients in the Real Estate, Real Estate backed and Asset backed markets in EMEA.
Job Summary and Responsibilities
Structuring, negotiating and documenting new transactions including secured and unsecured syndicated loans, bilateral loans, Real Estate backed (or Real Estate linked) and Asset Backed loans/warehouses, and complex derivatives
Facilitating flow business by establishing documentation and maintaining limits for trade finance and derivatives (eg interest rate swaps, FX, Repos, commodities).
Leading due diligence, credit analysis and modelling of transactions, in order to assess the credit worthiness of counterparties and make recommendations as to appropriate structure, risk appetite and risk grading.
Project managing the execution, closing, and funding of transactions
Ongoing credit risk portfolio management including ongoing monitoring of performance, analysis of amendment and waiver requests
Ongoing credit relationship management of portfolio companies
Oversees analyst and associate work on key metrics to ensure all issues have been solved or escalated in a timely manner. Provide guidance and feedback on their work, especially around how to improve efficiency
Coach and train more junior members of the team to think holistically about risk
Qualifications & Experience
The following specific skills and experience are required to perform the role:
Demonstrate strong credit skills and judgment, with an intensive 'hands on' approach to analysing the details of credit and structure
Have good knowledge of transaction structures, documentation and banking products sufficient to assist with (or sometimes lead) the execution of new deals and amendments.
Experience in structuring and executing loan financing in the real estate sector as well as new securitizations is an advantage.
Strong interpersonal skills. Be able to establish credibility and trust with clients, product specialists and credit executives, and to partner with them effectively
Strong analytical and numerical skills
Strong communication skill: ability to convey thoughts clearly and succinctly and to communicate pertinent complex information in a clear and organized manner.
Ability to think laterally around risk, particularly outside of credit risk
Self-motivated with the ability to work independently while also being able to work effectively in a team environment. Desire and willingness to take ownership of various credit risk responsibilities.
Understanding of front office processes and ability to balance necessities of credit risk management with commercial requirements. Ability to build rapport and influence change.
Experience managing resources and managing deal processes.
Minimum of 5 years relevant experience carrying out a similar position/function in a comparable environment
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