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Credit Risk Analyst

Job Reference: RS0712

Job Title: Credit Risk Analyst

Location: US & Canada

Product: Oil

Role: Research & Analysis

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with an international oil trading company looking to hire a senior credit risk analyst to join the team in New York or Houston.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Meet with counterparties as needed and provide detailed, accurate evaluations of counterparty risk and negotiate credit lines
  • Quickly identify and report any breaches of credit limits
  • To assist with the assessment of physical exposure of the company and support projects related structured financing
  • Develop and implement systems to mitigate effect of negative events or coverage
  • Reports into the head of credit risk

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 5-10 years in a similar credit risk focused role in an oil trading company
  • Must be incredibly knowledgeable of the petroleum market
  • Must have experience in analysing contracts, credit documents, incoterms and financial statements
  • Must be available to travel for work
  • Role to be based ideally in New York but Houston will also be considered

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.