Credit Risk Manager
Updated: 29 Apr 2022
Offered by:Banque Lombard Odier & Cie SA
A career at the Lombard Odier Group is something to be proud of. Our mission is to protect and grow our clients wealth - but not by any means necessary. Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do and we treat our clients wealth as if it were our own. We protect our clients assets for the long-term using expertise and innovation, all underpinned by our Rethink Everything philosophy. Our colleagues are the foundation of our success. We employ people at different life stages, from graduates to executive level leaders. The one thing they all have in common is that they seek to challenge the status quo, are imaginative and have the ability to offer a fresh perspective.Bank Lombard Odier & Co Ltd in Geneva is looking for a candidate to fulfil the following mission statement: Credit Risk ManagerWe are looking for a Credit Risk Manager to join Lombard Odier Financial Risk department. The person joining us will need to understand, monitor, report and manage credit risks faced by the Bank towards its clients (lombard loans, guarantees, overdrafts ) and its banking counterparties. The person will also be involved in the development of credit risk monitoring tools.YOUR MISSION:Daily management of the credit risk controls, for both client and counterparty risks, and resolution of the issues with the support of risk colleagues, front and back office teams, and in line with the Group credit policy;Management of the credit risk framework, including operational duties relating to calibrating pledge values, monitoring credit collateralisation, cash and securities transfers;Management and strong support to the maintenance, automation and development of the dedicated Client and Counterparty Credit risk monitoring and operational tools, independently (using Excel, VBA, SQL, Tableau, Python) and in coordination with Credit and IT teams;Monitoring and reporting of credit risk exposures to the different Bank and Group governance bodies;Analysis of our counterparties taking into consideration business needs and financial health, including the submission and the recommendation of on-boarding and limit changes to governance bodies;Support and coordination of Credit Risk topics and projects with Lombard Odier external offices;Ad-hoc analysis on targeted credit linked topics.DESIRED PROFILE:Experience in finance (37 years), with a good kledge of Client/Counterparty Credit risk and financial instruments;Masters degree in finance, science, accounting or business a plus;Strong skills in Excel, VBA, Tableau, Python, a plus (or other programming languages and keen to learn);Ability to deal with complex matters;od communication and people skills;Proactive behaviour and management of own workstreams;Fluent in English and French;Appetite for further development, including professional qualifications (e.g. FRM, CFA);Resident in Switzerland or willing to relocate to Switzerland.