Credit Analyst – Lombard Assets & Counterparties

  • nc
  • Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Ficoba Consultants
  • 07 Aug 17

Credit Analyst – Lombard Assets & Counterparties - Private Bank - Geneva

Our client, a private bank based in Geneva, is looking for a

Credit Analyst – Lombard Assets & Counterparties


  • Working in cooperation with the Credit Monitoring team analyzing underlying Lombard assets and formulating recommendation for lending rules and strategy.

  • You will work alongside Counterparty Credit analysts publishing credit research notes for the benefit of the bank's Credit Committee and Treasury department.

  • You will also work with numerous areas of the bank in order to form a good understanding of products on which Lombard lending is provided and the bank's processes.



  • Perform a thorough risk assessment of all underlying assets in Lombard transactions

  • Review and update the bank's List of Lendable Assets

  • Monitor market movements and news on asset classes and analyze potential impact on Lombard portfolio

  • Ideally handle counterparty credit analysis of certain corporates or banks

  • Participate in credit policies and directives review

  • Maintain an on-going working relationship with other units of the Bank such as Trading, Products, Relationship Managers, Legal & Compliance Department



  • Master in economics, econometrics or finance

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in credit department of a bank or broker active in Lombard lending

  • Ideally additional experience in fundamental counterparty credit analysis or research

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in english

  • Experience of IT systems used to monitor Lombard credits