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Credit Risk Manager (Trading Team) - 12 month fixed term contract


This is an excellent opportunity for a talented Manager to join our Credit Risk team for a 12 month fixed term contract. You will partner with our businesses across the region to analyse and evaluate credit risk across the Foreign Exchange and Quantitative Investment Strategies businesses across corporates and private equity funds. Additionally, the opportunity will arise for involvement in related activities including corporate lending, new product assessment and structured finance transaction analysis.

You will have the opportunity to undertake sector and counterparty specific market analysis, forecasting the likely impacts of changing market conditions on a transaction or counterparty operating environment. You will be responsible for the review of new counterparties (Corporates and Private Equity Funds) and establishment of credit limits, as well as ongoing monitoring responsibility for a portfolio of counterparties. Your role will entail interacting with traders, identifying key issues, and responding to live trading requests. You will also be responsible for the negotiation of ISDA legal documents, ongoing and self-initiated monitoring of counterparty and industry developments as well as participating in client visits to gain a better understanding of the client's credit position, when required.

You will have demonstrated experience in financial markets from a recognised financial institution, with experience in vanilla and complex derivatives. You will be able to present complex structures in a concise and clear manner, including making recommendations to senior risk management staff.

You will be a self-starter with a growth mindset and desire to learn and display strong resilience and the ability to defend your view when challenged. If you have a history of building strong positive working relationships with key stakeholders across multiple teams within an organisation and have the ability to be flexible and work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, then we would love to hear from you.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you to take the next step in your career, please apply online now.

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About the Risk Management Group

Risk Management Group is an independent, centralised unit responsible for ensuring all risk across Macquarie are appropriately assessed and managed. Its divisions include Credit; Prudential, Capital and Markets; Market Risk; Operational Risk; Compliance; Quantitative Applications; and Internal Audit.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

Macquarie is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, gender identity, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.

We recognise that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 15,000 employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, investment banking and principal investment.

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Job no: RMG-953878
Work type: Fixed term
Location: London
Category: Mid-senior, Credit
Group: Risk Management Group
Division: Credit
Recruiter: Hannah Pain
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