Thursday , September 21 2023

Barclays Careers in New York – Leveraged Finance Analyst

Website Barclays

Job Description:

As a Barclays Leveraged Finance Analyst you will be a part of the Wholesale Credit Sanctioning (WCS) Americas Leveraged Finance Team. Your team will be responsible for carrying out credit analysis, sanctioning credit limits and ultimately approving credit risk for all leveraged finance obligors domiciled within North America and operating within their respective industry sectors.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Staying current with financial analysis and risk profile of the assigned sector, borrowers and counterparties
  • Engaging in assessing and making recommendations of proposals received from business development/product areas
  • Ensuring that the approvals are within the defined Limits and Mandate and Scale set for the Sector
  • Being responsible for prudent and appropriate use of delegated discretion to approve the granting of credit approval in accordance with Bank policy
  • Maintaining integrity of credit risk function whilst ensuring that the team continues to fully support Front Office relationship and sales staff
  • Alerting senior management to negative developments and trends within the assigned sectors and clients
  • Preparing credit papers for new transactions, annual reviews, and quarterly reviews/Watchlist

Job Requirements:

  • Independent problem solving skills
  • Knowledge of Loan, High Yield and derivatives documentation
  • Good understanding of corporate finance and banking products
  • Team player
  • Product and industry knowledge
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, or Economics preferred
  • Experience in credit risk or relevant experience, covering both Investment Grade and Leveraged and/or Sub-Investment Grade clients
  • MBA, CPA, or CFA and Formal Credit training preferred

Job Details:

Company: Barclays

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: New York, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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