Senior Credit Analyst - AMER Corp

Permanent contract|Bangalore|Asset Management

Senior Credit Analyst - AMER Corp

Bangalore, India Permanent contract Asset Management


  • Responsible for assessing the counterparty risk of large global organizations in terms of credit risk, replacement risk, and delivery risk based on quantitative & qualitative data.
  • Preparing high quality risk analysis of large global counterparties to assess their credit quality, proposing internal risk ratings, recommending appropriate limits (funded, non-funded, hedging and settlement), and negotiating / reviewing legal terms and conditions.
  • Drafting a detailed opinion-based research report identifying various risk and mitigants and making a recommendation to the Risk Department for approval.
    • Comprehensive fundamental analysis (P&L, BS, CF, and Liquidity)
    • Analyzing the transaction structure for all product categories and recommending appropriate limits and terms
    • Review of the counterparty’s strategy and its business risk
    • Researching industry dynamics, global economic conditions, and competitive environment
    • Identification and evaluation of repayment sources, including collateral valuation and asset coverage analysis
    • Financial modelling and forecasting - In-depth modelling / cash flow analysis in order to determine debt repayment capability
    • Proposing risk ratings using bank’s internal model based on financial and economic data
    • Recommending a global risk appetite for the group / counterparty
  • Support new business development by providing counterparty opinion on prospects.
  • Monitoring and contributing towards industry and group level concentration risk
  • Evaluating / negotiating various loan / legal agreements such as Term Sheet, Credit Agreements, ISDA & CSA, GMRA, GMSLA, and SBLC Agreements to assess loan structure and accordingly propose credit terms and conditions
  • Liaising with various internal and external stakeholders (such as relationship bankers, KYC, operations, legal and syndication agents).
  • Ensure adherence to market deadlines for deals and timely completion of annual reviews
  • Proactively monitoring the assigned portfolio by tracking the industry / economic / regulatory developments, counterparty-related news, and other early warning indicators (for eg: covenants, stock price, CDS, external ratings).
  • Participate in corporate and lenders calls
  • Ensure compliance with all internal policies and applicable regulatory requirements

Profile required

  • Strong financial analytical skills and understanding of accounting (local GAAP and IFRS), legal, and regulatory issues governing relevant sectors
  • Ability to assess credit terms and conditions (legal documents), including financial covenants, security and collateral
  • Knowledge of capital markets / traded products, commercial financing facilities and investment banking products
  • Strong writing skills particularly assessing and summarizing financial transactions (credit requests, covenant waivers, etc.) and making a recommendation
  • Ability to investigate / research / synthesize data and make appropriate conclusions
  • Ability to prepare financial models / forecasts for various scenarios; 
  • Ability to organize time and manage deliverables to meet stringent market deadlines
  • Ability to complete work with minimal or no supervision and accommodate shifting priorities
  • Ability to work in a team environment and coordinating with various stakeholders, such as front office bankers and salespersons, risk team, and clients spread across different time zones

Why join us

We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status

Business insight

At Société Générale, we are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of

tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.

Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have

a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA.

If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a

daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us!

Still hesitating?

You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during

their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional

integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices and sharing their skills with

charities. There are many ways to get involved.

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: 210002F0
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: immediate
Publication date: 2021/09/09