Reports To: Head Banks & FI, Nigeria
Overall responsibility for Credit Risk and analysts within the Segment.
Primarily responsible for managing the credit risk associated with the portfolio and ensuring high quality of the portfolio.
Closely work with the RM from the origination & play a vital role in deal structuring to add good value from a credit/policy perspective.
Work with the RM on a specified portfolio and facilitate revenue growth in the portfolionig
Interact with the client, gather deal requirements, financial statements and other inputs for performing quality analysis and due diligence.
Work with RM/product partners in structuring credit solutions for the clients and ensuring the appropriateness of the products.
Work with the RM, in:
obtaining all pre clearances like ER negativity, segmentation, etc.
preparing & presenting work-shopping note and c) expediting approvals.
Responsible for end-to-end BCA process including preparing all the tools like Odyssey, Scorecard, etc, in-depth analysis of various risks, quality presentation and ensuring fast credit approval.
Ensure compliance of all internal and regulatory credit/other portfolio related policies e.g. preparing the Country portfolio standard checklist, Temasek check, other special reporting requirements, etc.
Coordinate and prepare for GCC meetings
Liaise with GAM Credit for limit approval/allocation.
Release the trade offerings in IMEX, after obtaining the necessary approvals.
Seek necessary approvals for excesses in the account.
Monitor quality of the portfolio by tracking Excess/past dues, strictly complying with ASTAR, EAR processes.
Ensure timely submission of quality Quarterly Credit Reports
Monitor Risk Triggers, Covenants and other credit conditions and report appropriately
Ensure Zero BCA over dues.
Liaise with Credit on BCA and other credit issues and ensure quick turnaround on queries.
Proper maintenance of Credit files and ensuring Audit Ready at any time
Attend EAR/Portfolio call/MTM calls along with the RMs
In partnership with the relationship manager, ensure timely identification of accounts to be put in EAR as per the bank’s policies and guidelines
University Degree or Professional Qualification in a relevant discipline
Minimum of 5 years banking experience with significant corporate banking knowledge
Strong Communication and people management Skills
Strong selling and negotiation skills
Strong Financial, analytical and writing skills.
Thorough understanding of the bank’s products and credit policies