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Risk Management Group- Credit- Credit Risk Analyst (Financial Institutions)


Join our Risk Management group in a role that will allow you to grow your skills and experience in Financial Markets and Asset Management. You’ll join the team as a Credit Analyst in Sydney, focusing on Financial Institution clients such as banks, non-bank financial institutions and funds whilst also helping support our financial markets and asset management businesses.

The Credit Department is the credit custodian of Macquarie Group working closely and engaging in ongoing dialogue with senior management and deal teams across all business units to identify relevant credit issues, assess transactions and recommend transactions to senior management for approval. Central to the Credit Department’s operational model is a collaborative approach with business areas. With counterparty analysis a core competency, we build our teams to mirror those of our businesses, industry and geographic lines.

You’ll work closely and collaboratively with a team of senior approvers, management and business stakeholders to manage a portfolio of counterparties, review requests and new transactions.  Additionally, you’ll have the opportunity to develop your skills and work across new products and projects, covering a range of different industries.

Key to the role is learning and taking an active role in the management of our financial markets business and financial counterparties.  You will work with other analysts and business stakeholders and then present on the findings to management for approval including opportunities with our Head of Credit and Head of Risk Management.

Preferably you will bring previous experience, ideally in financial markets, with an ability to understand risk, and interpret financial statements.

This role will suit you if you are passionate, driven and have a growth mindset with a desire to learn. You will display a strong level of resilience and the ability to defend your view. If you have a history of building longstanding and positive working relationships with key stakeholders across multiple teams and can work flexibly in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, then we would love to hear from you.

About the Risk Management Group

The Risk Management Group (RMG) is an independent, centralised unit responsible for ensuring all risk across Macquarie are appropriately assessed and managed. Its divisions include Behavioural Risk, Compliance, Credit, Financial Crime Risk, Internal Audit, Market Risk, Operational Risk, Regulatory Affairs and Aggregate Risk, and RMG Enterprise Support.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable environment enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity, equity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at

Job no: RMG-964773
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Mid-level, Junior, Risk Management
Group: Risk Management Group
Division: Credit
Recruiter: Bonnie Hood
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