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Counterparty Credit Specialist - City, London, United Kingdom, EC1A2


Counterparty Credit Specialist


Financial Services

My client are currently going from strength to strength and as such are looking to strengthen their Risk team with a Senior hire in the Counterparty Risk area. The successful candidate can expect to provide assurance to the business across reinsurance, derivatives and counterparties whilst providing a wholly independent view of the rating associated.

Role responsibilities:

  • Leading second line validation across investment risk
  • Daily counterparty risk monitoring
  • Period reviews and validations
  • Undertaking detailed credit analysis on the counterparties
  • Reviewing and validating analysis of actual counterparty related risk
  • Input for scenarios for stress testing

Role requirements:

  • Solid track record in a counterparty risk role performing credit analysis
  • Knowledge of credit risk traded products such as rates, SFTs, FX, credit and/or equity
  • Understanding of rating methodologies

My client are moving quickly on all applications so if of interest send a CV across ASAP!