CIB – EMEA Credit Risk - Middle East & North Africa Credit Team – Associate

  • Competitive
  • Londres, Angleterre, Royaume-Uni Londres Angleterre GB
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • J.P.Morgan
  • 20 juin 18 2018-06-20

CIB – EMEA Credit Risk - Middle East & North Africa Credit Team – Associate

Credit Risk Associate - CIB Risk Middle East & North Africa Credit Team

Credit Associate role based in London forming a part of the Middle East & North Africa Team within CIB Risk EMEA. The MENA team covers both corporate and FIG credit clients across the Middle East and North Africa and is part of the larger Emerging Markets Credit team. J.P.Morgan credit teams principally focus on the following:

  • Structuring, negotiating and documenting new transactions including syndicated loans, bilateral loans and complex derivatives
  • Facilitating flow business by establishing documentation and maintaining limits for trade finance and derivatives (eg interest rate swaps, FX, Repos, commodities)
  • Project managing the execution, closing, funding and syndication of transactions
  • From a credit and agency perspective, managing all amendments, waivers and structural changes on transactions
  • Restructuring and management of stressed credits, working closely with the bank's Special Credits Group
  • Ongoing credit relationship management of portfolio companies
  • Ongoing credit risk portfolio management

The role will involve:
  • Responsibility for taking approvals to the Primary Credit Officer, including new transactions, deal amendments and ongoing portfolio management
  • Working alongside senior bankers on more complex transactions
  • Working with IB coverage officers, Corporate Bankers and product groups (FX, Derivatives, Debt Capital Markets and Commodities) in conjunction with live transactions
  • Becoming an expert on the region: keeping up to date with the political and macroeconomic environment as well as having an in-depth knowledge of clients in the portfolio
  • Working with credit industry specialists in London.
  • Documenting new transactions and amendments to existing transactions in conjunction with legal counsel. Maintaining connectivity with Credit colleagues to stay aware of overall market developments, best practices as well as training and development.
  • Traveling to meet clients in country.
Key Skills and Experience:
  • 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
  • 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 skills
  • Ability to think laterally around risk, particularly outside of credit risk
  • Relevant experience carrying out a similar position/function in a comparable environment
  • Degree qualified

About J.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank:

J.P. Morgan's Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world's most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With $18 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world. Further information about J.P. Morgan is available at www.jpmorgan.com .

JPMorgan Chase & Co. offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package. JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.