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Credit Risk Manager, London


This role is an exciting opportunity for someone with 4 – 6 years of experience to join the Risk Management Group (“RMG”) as a Credit risk Manager / Senior Manager in London as an integral part of the team covering a range of trading businesses in EMEA.

Working as part of a team you will be the primary manager accountable for the credit risk management of our FX businesses which provide hedging services to private funds and corporate clients.  This will involve working closely with the front office to strategically manage their credit risk requirements, providing an opportunity to engage with senior stakeholders both within the Risk Management division, and our Commodities and Global Markets trading division. The work will include analysis of counterparty credit risk, legal documentation, fund structures and portfolio-wide and market data to facilitate new and existing business, as well as new products / ideas to help grow the business whilst maintaining appropriate risk oversight.

In addition to the core responsibilities of the role, exciting opportunities encompass due diligence calls, meeting with key clients, and management responsibility for one to two credit analysts, giving you the ability to showcase your people management skillset and hone your developing and coaching skills to motivate others to succeed. In addition, there will be opportunities to be involved in other trading businesses, some lending activity and a variety of project, policy and framework tasks.

Ideal experience would include experience in financial markets from a recognised financial institution, knowledge of fund counterparty credit risk including the private fund market, fund structures, deep technical knowledge and expertise, understanding of ISDA/CSAs and key credit terms, evidence of successful change initiatives, derivative experience including complex, structured derivatives, people management experience and time working in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines and a strong ability to deliver.

In order to succeed in this role you will require excellent relationship building skills, a detail focused mindset and the ability to innovate to remain commercial and improve the ways in which we operate. Communication is also key in order to successfully manage front office senior stakeholders, work closely with other risk divisions and to clearly and concisely facilitate approval discussions with senior credit risk stakeholders.

If you are looking for a new and exciting challenge working alongside an experienced team with scope to step up and grow your career, please apply today.

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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.

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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 19,200+ employees and offices in 34 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.

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Job no: RMG-973388
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: London
Category: Mid-senior, Risk Management
Group: Risk Management Group
Division: Credit
Recruiter: Richard Dyson
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