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Credit Risk Manager

Job Reference: RS0703

Job Title: Credit Risk Manager

Location: Europe

Product: Energy

Role: Risk Management

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 commodity trading house looking to hire a Senior Credit Risk Officer to join the team in Switzerland

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for managing the credit portfolio for the Group, maximising the progress of policies and functions related to risk management and feedback to management (corporate clients, interbank, retail credit risks)
  • Across trading and risk desks, develop and implement necessary risk management and reporting analysis to optimise the risk management system and contribute to the Group’s overall success
  • Conduct credit and counterparty risk, actively have a hand in cross-departmental projects (e.g. ICS revision and expanding stress testing function) and contribute to the risk assessment of brand new expansion projects and structures
  • Structure the limits and facilities to mitigate risk, as well as monitor macro-economic trends and market fluctuations to remain up to date with relevant market standings
  • Manage and provide support to other employees to ensure the Group’s risk awareness and capabilities are fully optimised

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 5-10+ years of experience as a Credit Risk Officer/Manager in a commodity trading house or commodity financing bank
  • Strong knowledge of credit metrics and relevant risk assessment tools
  • Excellent understanding of MS Office, CTRM solutions, credit analysis tools and data management
  • Strong communication skills with a dynamic and results-driven personality
  • Located in Switzerland

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.