Senior Credit Risk Analyst (6 months contract)

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 27 days ago
Contact: May Anne Ramos
Reference: BBBH30942_1718953050

Senior Credit Risk Analyst

  • 6 months contract
  • Hybrid work arrangement
  • Work location: Robinson Road

Our Client

  • Leading global digital payment company headquartered in US

The Opportunity

  • Actively identify credit risks and provide recommendations to mitigate settlement risks.
  • Prioritize new license applications to support company's Asia Pacific growth strategy, with special focus on South Asia markets.
  • Lead and drive new credit risk solutions as the payments landscape has evolved to more complex business models.
  • Proactively engage with business partners and provide solutions to mitigate the credit risks of new Fintech players that are not well capitalized.
  • Actively manage the AP collateral portfolio, including supervising the Collateral Manager on timely collateral renewals and submission of reports.
  • Identity key risks relating to the new payment flows and propose new collateral options to mitigate these risks.
  • Provide training, strategic support and recommendations to empower Account Executives with predetermined collateral options.
  • Contribute to key market initiatives (Local collateral solutions in Bangladesh) and ensuring that proper processes are in place to support credit due diligence and ongoing monitoring.
  • Provide proactive insights and scenario modeling to effectively manage the settlement risks of AP portfolio.
  • Initiate ideas in automating and enhancing risk management tools for effective ongoing monitoring and ensure timely response to market shifts.
  • Drive process efficiency and support key project initiatives led by Global CSR.
  • Ensure Credit Risk Policy and Procedures are adhered to when assessing new clients and renewals of existing clients.
  • Responsible for coordinating global monthly, quarterly, and ad hoc dashboard and reporting for management.
  • Support cross-functional collaboration by contributing and providing appropriate advice from a credit perspective.
  • Lead complex projects and meetings, deliver presentations and able to interact with all levels of management as well as Client senior management.

Your Background

  • Bachelor's in Finance or equivalent and knowledge across Financial Institutions, Corporate and Fintechs. MBA or CFA preferred.
  • Minimum 10+ years of relevant experience, including at least 5 years managing the collateral portfolio and analyzing banks/non-bank financial institutions or corporates/fintechs in Asia Pacific.
  • Experience at both understanding and managing quantitative credit rating models (Banks and Corporates).
  • Ability to clearly articulate results after analyzing large scales of data to senior management as the basis for making key credit decisions.
  • Good eye for details noting discrepant financial trends in data analytics.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to present clear and concise recommendations to management.
  • Payment industry knowledge a plus.
  • Proficient in MS Office.
  • Able to effectively manage competing deadlines to meet business expectations and projects in a fast-paced environment.

Interested parties please click "Apply Now" or contact May Anne Ramos (EA Reg no: R1110127) at for more information. Peoplebank Singapore Pte Ltd, EA Licence Number: 08C5248.