Hedge Fund Credit Risk M/F - VIE New York

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The HF Risk Group is currently looking for a hard working, strongly motivated Credit Analyst to support the team in its daily activities. Day to day responsibilities include but not limited to:

Attending Hedge Fund and Fund of Funds due diligences with a senior analyst – the goal is to have the candidate grow quickly to the level of senior analyst handling his/her own portfolio of clients

  • Completing the due diligence reports and rating models
  • Contributing to the structuring of transactions in coordination of the other groups (legal, sales, engineering) 
  • Managing client credit lines and transaction parameters
  • Monitoring of portfolio and addressing exceptions
  • Building proficiency with all systems used by the group

All our positions are open to people with disabilities

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The VIE assignment in a nutshell

This VIE in New York City is to begin as soon as possible but you need to plan 3 months between your application date and the beginning of your VIE assignment. It will last 18 months.

The VIE is a specific contract, under Business France’s eligibility criteria, opened to candidates under 28 and from the member states of the European Economic Space.

Please see Civiweb  www.civiweb.com, in order to have more details regarding your financial indemnities   

Your profile

Graduated with a Master degree from Business/Engineering school or University in Finance

A previous experience in Investment Banking would be appreciated.

You are fluent in English.

Good analytical skills: 

The primary goal of the position is to build up the analyst experience with Hedge Funds in order for him/her to be able to conduct due diligence meetings and quickly extract the key strengths and weaknesses of the entity under review
Good writing skills: 

This is very important as much of the work involves writing reviews in English

The team is often stretched thin due to tight deadlines. In addition, systems and processes are constantly evolving. The analyst is expected to learn fast and work independently as well as contribute to the HFR team when needed

  • Good communication skills
  • Hedge fund analysis
  • ISDA negotiation, Derivative trading knowledge, relevant industry associations, working knowledge of prime brokerage and/or margin guidelines
  • Proficiency with Python and/or VBA experience is a plus to help automate and customize reporting metrics


Experience in the financial industry
financial analysis and financial statements

Experience with Hedge Funds is preferable 
ISDA negotiation, Derivative trading knowledge, relevant industry associations, working knowledge of prime brokerage and/or margin guidelines


Extensive knowledge of Excel 
Familiarity using different types of databases and platforms 

Ability to use Bloomberg APIs and generate Excel macros 
Experience with Access databases and VBA 

Why Join Us

To facilitate the examination of your application by our English-speaking managers, we thank you for applying in English. 

All our positions are open to people with disabilities. 

Business Insight

The Hedge Fund Risk group in NY is responsible for analyzing and approving all Hedge Fund exposure taken by SG Group. It includes two specialist teams:

The FLOW team is responsible for approving, managing, mitigating and monitoring the credit risk provided to Hedge Funds primarily engaged in trading OTC derivatives with the bank and also the rating of hedge funds for both credit, collateral and equity purposes. 

The Cross Asset Solutions team ('SOL') is responsible for managing the risk of the funding business under which SG provides lending facilities to funds of funds and family offices. The solutions team is also responsible for approving Hedge Fund investments, rating and setting limits for collateral and equity exposure taken on by SG Group entities.  

Job code: 19000NCS
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: 07/10/2019
Date of publication: 22/08/2019
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