Leveraged Finance Portfolio Management Analyst

Permanent contract|New York|Banking Operations

Leveraged Finance Portfolio Management Analyst

New York, United States Permanent contract Banking Operations


  • Responsible for agency and portfolio management functions primarily supporting Leveraged and Media & Telecom Finance;

  • Process amendments, waivers, and consents for assigned transactions, including obtaining all required internal credit approvals.

  • Handling pre-closing to post-closing activities in cooperation with the front office and the back office ensuring proper administration of the loans

  • Prepare and present quarterly and annual credit reviews (including financial analysis) for assigned accounts.

  • Responsible for credit monitoring and reporting including SG Watch List Triggers, Early Warning Indicators and Leveraged Lending.

  • Work with Loan Sales & Trading/Syndications in sell-down of exposures and processing assignments by participants in SG-agented transactions.

  • Perform quarterly watch-list and provision reviews and present the same in local and global meetings.

  • Prepare reports and responses to management inquiries on portfolios.

  • Assume lead role in assigned projects.

  • Assist in internal and external audits and examinations of portfolios.

  • Participate in workout of troubled portfolio credits.

Profile required


Technical Skills


Required/Must have:

  • Experience in Leveraged Lending

  • Fluent with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook.

Strong aptitude for learning and using SG systems


Required/Must have:


  • Strong financial accounting background and fluency with Financial Statements and Notes,

  • Strong financial and credit analytical skills,

  • Ability to understand and analyze pro-forma financial statements,

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills;

  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills; ability to prioritize and multitask.

  • Proactive.

  • Ability to work in a dynamic, deadline-focused environment.

  • Team player. Will be working closely with senior portfolio managers and individual business lines.

  • Ability to work independently.

  • Comfortable working with legal documentation.

  • Agency management skills



  • Knowledge of cash flow modeling and analysis and valuation skills developed in a financial services environment

 Required/ Must have:


Minimum 5 years banking experience in a structured finance environment, preferably in leveraged finance.



Experience working with troubled credits, including workouts.

Experience in Structured Finance   


Required/Must have:


  • Bachelor’s degree.



  • MBA, CFA or

  • Formal credit training program.


Business insight

Financing and Transaction Banking (GBSU/FTB) is a global organization covering the management of structured finance portfolio transactions. Within FTB, the Structured Finance Portfolio Management team (SMO) manages transactions/portfolios post-closing for Project Finance, Leveraged Finance, Media & Telecom Finance, Commercial Real Estate, Metals & Mining Finance, Reserve Base Finance, Shipping Finance and Export Finance. The group supports the business lines in all aspects of portfolio management, including administrative agency management, credit risk monitoring and reporting, client relationship support, and management reporting.

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.

Reference: 20000RQJ
Starting date: 2021/01/25
Publication date: 2020/12/21