Role details

Junior Credit Analyst

Houston   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Fast growing energy trading and distribution company
  • Exciting opportunity for career developemnt and growth

About Our Client

Our client is a fast growing, Houston based, commodity trading company which distributes chemicals all over the world. As a result of continuous growth globally, the company is looking to recruit a Junior Credit Analyst who will be an integral part of the credit team, which helps manage counter-party risk. The selected candidate will be fully trained by the credit manager and the credit team.

Job Description

  • Provide credit analysis to operations teams focusing on transactions to companies in Europe, Africa, and Asia regions
  • Analyze financial documents of counter-parties to recommend or approve credit limits in line with group policy
  • Actively manage a portfolio of companies to ensure that credit exposure, potential exposures, and credit quality does not change outside of expected limits
  • Work with a wide range of financial institutions including banks, insurance companies to structure transactions
  • Manage relationships with customers, traders and other stakeholders to keep them informed of credit matters and provide them with excellent customer service
  • Travel internationally 15-20% of time to meet clients in order to assess country, market and counter-party credit risk
  • Support the improvement of credit approval processes
  • Support credit manager with the implementation of credit management IT tools

The Successful Applicant

  • University degree with a preference for finance/accounting
  • 1-4 years of experience in finance with exposure to financial statements analysis
  • Experience in Big 4 accounting, credit department of bank/insurance company is preferred
  • Experience with trade credit insurance highly desirable
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and positive attitude
  • Ability to work with high level executives on client side
  • Open to international travel 15-20% of time
  • Fluent in English and one other language (Spanish, Portuguese, French, or Italian)

What's on Offer

  • Attractive salary package

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