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Senior Credit Officer Lombard (Ref. 0997)

Bank J. Safra Sarasin AG
Zurich or Basel


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Senior Credit Officer Lombard (Ref. 0997)

Senior Credit Officer Lombard (Ref. 0997)

Bank J. Safra Sarasin Ltd is a leading sustainable private bank, offering all the advantages of the Swiss banking

environment together with dynamic and personalised advisory services focusing on opportunities in international

financial markets. The Bank provides a high level of services and expertise when acting as investment advisor and asset

manager for private and institutional clients. Financial strength, excellent client services and outstanding quality

are therefore key elements of its corporate philosophy. J. Safra Sarasins most valuable capital is its employees. They

are essential to the success of the organisation, now and in the future. Their technical expertise, professional

qualifications and social skills are highly valued by the Groups clients, management and business partners. The

success of J. Safra Sarasin depends on the enthusiasm and commitment of every one of its employees

worldwide.DivisionChief Operating Officer Asia / CreditFunction/PositionSenior Credit Officer Lombard (Ref.

0997)LocationZurich or BaselFunction/Position objectivesManagement of credit analyses and requests, advisory to

Customer Relationship Managers, identification of credit risks, credit decisions.Responsibilities

- Risk-appropriate credit analyses based on the Banks Credit Policy and Directives

- Provide solutions and risk oriented support to sales organisation: interface between Credit and the front line,

pro-actively working with Private Banking teams in structuring credit proposals

- Propose credit transactions to the relevant authority level and execution of approved transactions including

documentation and perfection of security

- Preparation of periodic credit reviews, credit limit requests and portfolio overviews

- Provide ongoing support to the management with regard to the identification and management of credit risks

- Promote an integrated team and share knowledge, experience and best practices

- Promote a strong risk culture within the Bank and improve coordination and communication with the national &

international network of the Bank


- Higher education in either Banking / Business / Finance, Bank apprenticeship with additional education in Credits

- 5-10 years experience as a Credit Officer in a Private Bank or in a Financial Institution with credit authority and

credit origination

- Excellent analytic and technical skills combined with an ability to apply these in a practical and balanced manner

- Well organized self-starter with the ability to work independently and efficiently

- Senior, engaged, flexible and open-minded personality who is able to successfully operate in a dynamic and

international environment

- Strong skills in prioritization and organization and interpersonal skills are essential

- Fluent both in English and German. Additional knowledges in French are an advantage

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