Credit Risk Manager

Recruiter
Huntress Ltd
Location
London
Salary
50000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Credit Risk Manager required for our client, the European subsidiary of a global, Financial Services business, based in the City.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with strong risk management and international trading knowledge, to work for a very well established and highly regarded organisation.

Key skills:

* Strong experience within risk management, in multinational trading companies, credit insurers, or banks. Legal background is also welcomed.
* Candidates must hold a degree, ideally in Economics or another finance related subject
* Strong communication skills, fluent in English (both orally and in written), additional language skills would be desirable
* International trading knowledge (Incoterms, payment terms, etc.).
* Ability to analyse company financial information.
* International economics and financing knowledge.
* Knowledge of bankruptcy laws, collaterals and debt recovery in general

Role will include:

* Proactively advising and consulting business departments regarding risk management issues such as credit, market, country and investment risk and negotiating with the insurer, lawyers and insolvency administrators regarding bad debt.
* To assess and analyse credit risk issues from business departments in the EMEA region
* To make quantitative and qualitative analysis of each customer and to provide necessary advices to business staff and make recommendations to senior management for establishing of credit lines as well as for making decision for investment.
* To visit customers and risk investigation agencies and collect risk related information.
* To closely monitor overdue & over-credit situation of each customer and try to find its reason and help to avoid such situation.
* To create and execute strategies for recovery of debts from problematic customers across EMEA region. To assist problem solving whenever being arisen.

Risk Management

* To accurately and efficiently assess credit, trade, market and country risk of trading entities within the EMEA business unit, and offer appropriate advice to business staff in order to create risk / return well balanced business.
* To help to find out significant risk and problems within the territory and to think of solutions.
* To compile, consolidate, monitor and report on risk related positions within EMEA region for senior management and head office review.
* To liaise with and provide support to the EMEA offices regarding risk management.
* To support business departments in terms of their credit applications, client meetings, collecting risk related information, difficult debts collection, customer bankruptcies and queries they have with regard to the process.
* To study and resolve any ad hoc issues relating to risk management.
* To report in writing, including the Over-credit / Overdue reports.
* To continue to improve self-skill and coach risk management related staffs.
* To manage credit, market, country and investment risk issues make special monitoring for key accounts of EMEA.
* To be contact windows for external parties such as credit insurers, brokers, suppliers and assisting in negotiations

For more information, please contact Amel Steel on [Phone number removed] or email [Email address removed]

Huntress does not discriminate on the grounds of 'protected characteristics' as defined under the Equality Act and other relevant UK legislation.

Huntress acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.