Credit Analyst, Montreal

Last update 2023-10-01
Expires 2023-11-01
ID #1849159801
Credit Analyst, Montreal
Canada, Québec, Montréal,
Modified September 19, 2023


Duration: 12 months contract,Full-Time

Job Description:

We operate between front office and senior risk decision makers by analyzing financial institutions, and generating actionable credit risk recommendations for review. In addition, we monitor the organization's institutional credit risk portfolio on an ongoing basis and intervene where necessary. The team also promotes a strong culture of risk management within the Group.


  • Prepare and present annual credit reviews and new requests to credit committees for Latin America based banks and brokers under his/her portfolio.
  • This process includes comprehensive financial analysis on the counterparty and comparison with its peers, recommendation of rating using internal rating models, and expression of a well supported credit opinion.
  • Analyze capital markets and corporate banking transactions with financial institutions.
  • Capital markets: derivatives (swaps, foreign exchange, credit and equity derivatives), repo, securities lending, prime services.
  • Corporate banking: import and export trade finance transactions, and syndicated loan participations.
  • Review counterparty credit exposure excesses on financial institutions reported by the Credit Risk Control team.
  • Co-ordinate with Legal Department to execute legal documentation by providing credit-sensitive terms.
  • Review all legal documentation during annual review, ensuring all necessary documents are in place (including guarantees) and being familiar with the products covered under ISDA/CSA, GMRA, GMSLA...
  • Work closely with Relationship Managers, Traders, Market Risk, Legal and Operations personnel to structure transactions to mitigate diverse forms of risk.
  • Support all business lines credit requests / transactions for BNP Paribas' clients.
  • Effectively handle multiple tasks and review multiple files simultaneously through effective prioritization of requests (in conjunction with immediate supervisor) and sound organizational skills.
  • Participate to internal exercises to review exposures and ensure data quality for counterparties.
  • Keep up to date with industry risks/trends, including credit, regulatory, and legal issues.
  • Identify and escalate as necessary any deterioration in his/her portfolio.


  • Minimum 3-5 years' experience in credit analysis on Latin American based financial institutions/financial sectors
  • Good knowledge of derivative products (IRS, CDS, TRS, options...), repurchase agreements and securities lending, as well as associated risk analysis (VaR, stress-testing, slippage risk, liquidation risk)
  • Good knowledge of the current political, economic, operational and legal environment in diverse Latin American countries
  • Clear communication skills to firmly and confidently express credit decisions & opinions
  • Ability to organize time and meet deadlines/deliver requests on time
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite
  • Fluency in English and Spanish and/or Portuguese (both a plus)


  • BS/BA required (with finance or economic background preferred).
  • MS, MBA, CFA or FRM is a plus

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Recruiter Details:

Name: Sapna Singh


Direct: : (551) 307-0330 Ext 7777

Internal Reference ID : 23-27211

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Credit analyst

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