On behalf of our trusted client, an international FinTech firm, Swisslinx is looking for a Senior Credit Risk Manager to join the team based in Zurich. The business operates within the local SME space and provides tailored solutions within foreign exchange risk management, trade finance and global payments. In this role you would take full ownership of the credit risk lifecycle within the Swiss entity and work closely with the international credit risk team as well as the Country Head Switzerland.
Your Responsibilities: - Assess credit risks related to SMEs on the Swiss market by performing underwriting and providing reporting on risk exposure on the local market - Perform in-depth analysis on existing clients and prospects - Report and present to the global risk committee on the performance and risk exposure of the Swiss entity - Define, implement and apply limits of credit risk exposure - Liaise with legal professionals and regulators when needed - Collaborate with the front and back office on site to ensure risks are mitigated and requirements for the onboarding of new clients are met
Your Profile: - Prior expertise in credit risk analysis on SMEs in the Swiss market across industries -Extensive track record (minimum 7 years) in the credit risk/underwriting field - Prior work experience in FX risk or trade finance would be advantageous - Complete Excel proficiency - Fluency in both English AND German or French
Your Benefits: - Work alongside a young and energetic team within a growing FinTech - Become part of an international team of Senior Managers and Analysts - Responsibility for the entire credit risk life cycle of the Swiss entity
If you are interested in finding a new, challenging opportunity in a growing business we are looking forward to receiving your application.
Please note that fluency in German or French as well as prior experience working in Switzerland is mandatory for this role and we can only consider candidates who fulfil these requirements. By applying for this position, I consent to the Swisslinx Group of companies: - storing my personal information (including name, contact details, Identification and CV information etc.) on their internal or external servers for the purpose of informing me of potential employment opportunities - using my personal information or - supplying it to third parties upon express consent for the purpose of informing me of potential job opportunities - transferring where applicable my personal information to a country outside the EEA/EFTA