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Head of Credit Risk

  • Location London
  • Job type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH122730
  • Salary £90000 - £130000.00 per annum
  • Specialisation Risk
  • Posted September 16, 2021

The role:

  • The Head of Credit Risk reports directly into the Chief Risk Officer of a medium size bank that are looking to continue to grow and expand, the role involves managing 4 credit analysts.
  • In this role you will work closely with the front office on leveraging new product and business development ideas whilst always maintaining appropriate credit risk limits.
  • You will have responsibility of developing credit policy, producing portfolio reporting and analysing credit proposals.
  • You will be active member of the credit risk committee and participate in other risk and board committees.

Skills required:

  • You will need extensive Credit Risk experience, preferably within wholesale banking and exposure to emerging markets which be hugely advantageous.
  • You will need strong analytical skills as well as competent communication and a strategic mindset.
  • You will have managed teams and have the motivation to develop your staff.