Senior Credit Risk Analyst

Senior Credit Risk Analyst


Senior Credit Risk Analyst

Nasdaq Clearing is now looking for a Senior Credit Risk Analyst to join the Stockholm office. Nasdaq Clearing is a multi-asset derivatives clearinghouse covering Commodities, Equity and Fixed Income. The major risks involved in the clearing business are counterparty risk, market risk, liquidity risk and operational risk.

Risk Management aims for intra-team knowledge sharing across markets and tasks, and you will have the possibility to gain knowledge of the clearing industry and of the products cleared at Nasdaq Clearing. This role will, from time-to-time, work closely with specialists from other teams in the Risk Management department (Risk Modelling, Risk Operation & Default Management), Business Development, Operations, and Legal.

The Team

This role will be part of the Credit Risk team in the Clearing Risk Management department, forming the first line of defense for Nasdaq Clearing. The main task for the team is to perform credit risk analysis, and monitor new and existing counterparties to Nasdaq Clearing. This can include members, collateral issuers, settlement banks and liquidity providers. The role reports to the Head of Credit Risk of Nasdaq Clearing.

Your role and responsibilities

Perform credit risk analysis and monitoring of Nasdaq Clearings counterparties; both existing and new

Lead credit risk evaluation of counterparties, including credit risk rating, due diligence, and annual review

Lead further development of Nasdaq Clearings credit risk framework, with respect to quantitative credit risk models as well as qualitative counterparty evaluation guidelines and related processes

Participate in Nasdaq Clearings product development initiatives and provide credit risk related inputs

Participate in meetings with members and other third-party stakeholders

We expect you to have

Education Required: Bachelor or higher Degree in Business Administration/Finance/Economics or similar

Approximately 8 years of relevant experience in risk management area, with majority experience related to credit risk

A solid understanding of financial statements and credit risk is a requirement, preferably of both banks and non-financial companies in the commodities sector

Positive attitude and an ability to adapt to an ever-changing environment

Advanced user of Microsoft Office programs

Fluent in one Nordic language and English

It would be great if you have

Credit risk modelling experience is an advantage

Programming skills (C#, SQL, Python etc) is an advantage

Experience from an international organization is an advantage

Experience relates to anti-financial crime risk management is an advantage

Does this sound like you?

To be successful in this role you also need to be a strong communicator when in contact with different counterparties. You should have a high level of integrity and a creative mindset and a willingness to challenge how things are done.

This is a permanent full-time position located in Stockholm. Desired start date is as soon as possible. As the selection process is ongoing, please submit your application in English as soon as possible but no later than 12 September 2021.

Come as You Are

Nasdaq is an equal opportunity employer. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of age, color, disability, national origin, ancestry, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable law.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

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  • Arbetsplats: Nasdaq Stockholm
  • 1 plats
  • Tills vidare
  • Heltid
  • Fast månads- vecko- eller timlön
  • Publicerat: 23 september 2021
  • Ansök senast: 23 oktober 2021


Tullvaktsvägen 15
Stockholm, 11556

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