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Credit Risk Officer/ Credit Analyst (Banking)

Location: Bezirk Zürich
Sector: Business Analysis
Job Type: contract
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH130298

Credit Risk Officer/ Credit Analyst (Banking)

Experis is the global leader in professional resourcing and project-based workforce solutions. Our suite of services range from interim and permanent recruitment to managed services and consulting, enabling businesses to achieve their goals. We accelerate organisational growth by attracting, assessing and placing specialised professional talent.

On behalf of our client, a leading financial institution in Zürich, we are looking for a Credit Risk Officer with very good understanding of Credit Portfolio Management.

Overview of the project:

  • This role will support Credit Portfolio Management team with the following main team responsibilities:
    • Providing transparency on the credit portfolio and identify risk (e.g. concentration)
    • Defining, reviewing and monitoring of the Credit Risk Appetite Framework
    • Providing expertise for risk appetite planning and stress testing
    • Providing analytics on the credit portfolio to stakeholders
    • Validating reports and ensuring data quality
    • Providing subject matter expertise in several divisional and group led initiatives/projects


  • Support the team in its business-as-usual responsibilities:
    • Develop and assess views of the Divisional credit risk portfolio composition and its risk drivers
    • Monitor emerging issues in credit risk and changes in the market,
    • Support country risk framework; cover report sign offs, challenge and enhance current status quo and address Credit Portfolio Management requirements in Divisional and Global projects
    • Support regulatory or internal/external auditor queries and delivery of regulatory or audit remediation
  • Support projects as subject matter expert on credit portfolio management This program will implement an automated and streamlined Lombard offering on a state-of-the-art risk platform. Tasks to be covered can range from gathering/documenting business requirements, testing or facilitating discussions on the target operating model.


  • At least 5 years' experience in credit risk management, preferably in credit portfolio management (including credit stress testing, concentration risk management and development of risk appetite framework) or as a credit officer
  • University degree in finance or another quantitative major

  • High analytical skills, ability to understand complexities within the credit portfolio and the impact of data sourcing and exposure calculations
  • Independent and systematic working style, high degree of flexibility, hands-on approach and high drive for innovation and changes
  • Excellent skills in MS-Office, particularly Excel and handling of large data sets
  • Superior written and communication skills in English

Beneficial skills:

  • Basic coding skills in at least one programming language is an asset
  • Experience in Wealth Management products
  • German language skills

Interested in this opportunity? Kindly send us your CV today through the link in the advert. However should you have any questions please contact Sophia Biafora on +41 44 229 99 40.

Even though this position may not be the perfect fit for you, please reach out to us, as we have hundreds of open positions at Experis IT across Switzerland.

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