Analyst, Latin American Credit, NYC

Job ID: 02470

Our client, a large global bank, requires an experienced credit analyst based in NYC to focus on Latin American banking transactions.

About the Job:

  • Manage credit process of a designated portfolio of Latin American assets by analyzing credit risk, preparing detailed credit analysis and credit applications, determining accurate ratings and making recommendations to management
  • Function as a subject expert with regard to particular industries/industry subsectors and maintain most updated knowledge on assigned industries through internal/external sources and direct communication with the borrowers
  • Prescreen proposed transactions to identify critical structural issues and risks, balancing institutional policy with business development needs
  • Handle quantitative work required to structure transactions (including securitizations, etc.)
  • Work as a member of deal team to identify business opportunities
  • Advise Relationship Managers on credit risk issues/terms and conditions to create the best possible deal with a goal of maximizing profit and minimizing credit cost.
  • Attend bank and client meeting when appropriate

About You:

  • 3-5 years of related experience
  • Strong quantitative as well as qualitative analytical skills
  • Strong knowledge of the economic and political environments of the Latin American countries
  • Proficiency in English (oral and written), and strong writing skills
  • Fluent in Spanish and/or Portuguese language preferred
  • Able to work independently and under pressure
  • Formal credit training and advanced degree

Please forward resumes to jim@colemancompany.net, and reference Job ID:02470