Credit Analyst

 Hong Kong, Hong Kong       Permanent contract        Corporate and Investment Banking


The Analyst, handling a portfolio of Financial Institutions in Asia & Pacific has primary responsibility for:
  • Continually monitoring the health of individual counterparties and the overall portfolio
  • Preparing annual reviews of counterparties to assess credit quality and recommend appropriate credit limits. 
  • Reviews should take account of regulatory changes including potential bail-in mechanisms, resolution frameworks and integrate the impact of Basel 3.
  • Proposing internal counterparty credit ratings in Starweb.
  • Handling credit requests for one off credit approvals by providing an appreciation of transaction risks and current counterparty credit metrics
  • Ensuring overdue credit renewal files and ratings do not exceed pre-determined thresholds.
  • Anticipating negative developments in the portfolio and proposing preemptive measures to best protect SG Group’s interests
  • Monitoring and analyzing exposure.
  • Overseeing negotiation of legal documentation for counterparties and reviewing margin disputes which might indicate liquidity shortcomings.
  • Identifying (for Business Lines) the identities of financial institutions 
  • Maintaining proactive communication with RISQ and Senior bankers.
  • Providing Business lines with guidance and feedback to improve ‘RISK Culture’ throughout SG.
  • Organize contact with Business Lines as appropriate to maintain effective dialogue.
  • Proposing credit policy in coordination with coverage

Profile Required

  • Understanding of financial statements and banking products.
  • Ability to highlight key risk issues in a clear and concise manner.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and make independent recommendations/decisions.
  • Ability to work in a team as communicate efficiently with RISQ partners

Business Insight

Societe Generale is one of the leading financial services groups in Europe. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial solidity and a strategy of sustainable growth.

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, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 19000WEZ
Business unit: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 29/12/2019
Date of publication: 29/11/2019
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Credit Analyst

Permanent contract   |   Hong Kong   |   Corporate and Investment Banking