Credit Analyst - Corporates / Global Markets (100% - m/f)

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Credit Analyst - Corporates / Global Markets (100% - m/f)

The credit analyst will be mainly responsible for establishing of credit limits for international corporate clients with emphasis on Russian and CIS markets. Such credit limits are required to facilitate the fast growing corporate, structured and global markets business, which Sberbank is continuing to establish out of its Swiss subsidiary. 

The ideal candidate is a self-starter, well-organized team player who contributes with professional experience to the development of the Credit function and growing portfolio/ credit limits at Sberbank Switzerland. The candidate has good communication and presentation skills and is interested to embrace a fast-paced, ever-changing environment in a growing bank based in Zurich, Switzerland and backed by one of the largest European banks. 


Your responsibilities:

• Preparing a comprehensive credit package and present credit assessments/applications in a clear, structured, concise and confident manner and ensure adherence to the defined lending standards and working instructions 

• Conducting in-depth financial and transactional analysis of international corporates, and review these periodically

• Ensuring a smooth and efficient credit approval process in Sberbank Group and Sberbank Switzerland in respect of various types of financial market/ credit limits

• Structuring of credit facilities (including prepayments, working capital facilities), where required 

• Contribute in drafting of credit documentation/ ISDA agreements

• Monitoring financial markets and regulatory developments with respect to the existing counterparties

• Interacting with Business and Risks functions of both Sberbank Switzerland and the Sberbank Group

• Training and mentoring junior colleagues


Your team:

• Dynamic team of 7 people covering the credit supply chain from due diligence and structuring of limits to the credit approval 

• Hard working, cross-trained, able to cover each other at all times, closely communicating

• Great team spirit, working as a strong and close team

• Collaborating closely with all teams of the bank and top management of the bank 

• Next to day to day work, the team is involved in various projects for the benefit of the bank


Your profile:

• Swiss / EU passport or valid Swiss work permit

• University degree in Business/Finance/Banking. Preferable is a Master or equivalent graduate degree

• Detail oriented with excellent understanding of credit risk & knowledge of financial analysis under several standards

• At least 3 years’ experience in banking or credit risk function 

• A good understanding of corporate lending and structured commodity finance

• Strong analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills 

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to clearly provide instructions to others, summarize and articulate issues, and document them in a concise manner

• Structured, flexible self-starter with willingness to maintain strong attention to detail under pressure

• Reliable, committed and highly motivated team player that drives projects and tasks independently with a hands-on mentality that is willing to accept challenging tasks under demanding circumstances 

• Fluent (spoken and written) in English and Russian, German is a plus


What we offer: 

• A bank that offers to employees market competitive remuneration and additional benefits

• A bank that values its employees and takes care of them

• A place where employees can develop personally and professionally

• An exciting place to work where you can be part of a growth and success story where individual contributions matter


If you fulfill the above requirements and are looking for a challenging role in a multicultural and rapidly growing bank, please send your full application (cover letter, curriculum vitae, reference letters and certificates).