Corporate Credit Analyst

Permanent contract|Montreal|Banking operations processing

Corporate Credit Analyst

Montreal, Canada Permanent contract Banking operations processing



Within the Global Banking and Advisory (“GLBA”) department the Credit Management Group (“CRE”) acts as the credit analysis team for GLBA and other business lines within the Global Banking and Investor Solutions (“GBIS”) division. As the credit department within GLBA, CRE analysts work closely with Senior Bankers, Relationship Managers, and business lines to facilitate the on boarding of prospective clients, assure credit facilities are properly booked, documented and renewed timely, and generally to assure business opportunities are not missed.  The CRE Credit Analyst Associate will work under the supervision of a Director - Senior Credit Analyst and will be part of a team responsible for managing a loan portfolio comprised of large US corporates and subsidiaries of non-US groups in diversified industries. The analyst will be responsible for preparing credit analyses, participating in legal documentation, and on-going portfolio monitoring under the supervision of the Senior Credit Analyst. The main responsibilities include:

  • Preparing high quality credit applications and annual reviews of counterparties to assess their credit quality and repayment capability including financial statements analysis and assessment, a review of the strategy, business risk, industry dynamics, competitive environment
  • Preparation of financial projections under various scenarios
  • Recommending credit limits and related terms and conditions
  • Proposing Obligor Risk Ratings
  • Monitoring compliance with covenants
  • Assisting with legal documentation (i.e. credit agreements, ISDA, CSA)
  • Liaising with other CRE teams in Europe and Asia, business lines, Bankers, legal & compliance, operations, and Risk department

Profile required


  • Strong understanding of finance and accounting principles
  • Good understanding of commercial and investment banking products
  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Ability to work in a team;
  • Strong written and oral communicate skills;


  • 4-5 years as credit analyst in a corporate and investment banking entity or related field


  • Bachelor's Degree required


  • English – strong written and spoken required
  • French /Spanish language skills a plus

Business insight

At Societe Generale, we live by our 4 core values of commitment, responsibility, team spirit, innovation. These four values are centered around our clients. We are engaged and demonstrate consideration for others. We act ethically and with courage. We focus our talent and energy on collective success. And we work to increase our impact on clients.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 220000UA
Starting date: 2022/02/28
Publication date: 2022/01/10