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Loan Closing & Operations Analyst

New York

Join our Credit Markets Division’s Credit Liquidity Solutions team as a Direct Lending Loan Closer.

In this role, where you will be part of a dynamic team that supports a portfolio of structured asset backed loans and the direct lending market.  On a day-to-day basis, you will work directly with originators, credit risk, legal and other members of the Macquarie group in the deal formation, structuring and approval phase of lending and structured transactions. Sitting on the trading floor you’ll be immersed within the day-to-day business operations and have an opportunity to leverage your subject matter expertise in the leverage loans space alongside our sales and lending team

In this role, you’ll deliver through a hands-on approach directly supporting the front office, drafting trade documents, onboarding new clients and guiding them throughout the lending process. You will have daily interaction with the front office and be responsible for seeing transactions end to end, ensuring deals are booked, documents are drafted and liaising with the back office and client to ensure transactions are settled on-time.  In this role you will also have daily interaction with external clients while you work through the document negotiation and drafting process alongside our legal team.  Possessing a strong professional image and communication style will ensure that you are successful in this role. 

To be successful in this role you will have qualifications in finance, economics, accounting, or other quantitative disciplines and have strong Excel skills. You will preferably have experience with general loans administration/accounting experience, commercial orientation and understanding of business and risk-related issues but are open to exceptional junior talent 

The key qualities we’re looking for are the ability to manage and prioritize multiple transactions simultaneously, strong interpersonal, stakeholder and client management skills.

To be successful you will have:

  • 1+ years of experience working in a similar role
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Be process driven and flexible to changes in loan market
  • Great attention to detail
  • An ability to draft agreements and trade confirmation
  • An understanding of primary loan syndication and secondary loan trading and settlement processes for loan trades and trade claims is preferred but not required.
  • An understanding of the leveraged loan market and trade claim closing process is a plus.
  • An understanding of credit agreements

If this sounds like the next step for your career, please apply online today.  For more information, please visit

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Job no: CGM-962651
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: New York
Category: Mid-level, Junior, Administration & Support, Credit, Operations, Other
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Credit Markets Division
Recruiter: Ellen Fahey
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