Credit Risk Manager

Company: MET International AG
Area: Finance
Country: Switzerland

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We are looking for a Credit Risk professional to join our international trading arm, MET International AG.

Essential responsibilities:

  • Credit analysis & credit limit proposals
  • Frame contracts (EFET ISDA CSA etc.) negotiations on key credit-related clauses
  • Credit exposures monitoring: compliance with limits & raising any issues or concerns
  • Coverage instruments negotiation (incoming and outgoing): guarantees, prepayments, etc.
  • Management of the credit insurance contract with the credit insurer (covered portfolio, premium, exposures reporting)
  • Advise and monitoring role vis à vis the local credit risk officers in the subsidiaries
  • Advise on credit structuring for large and/or long-term and/or sophisticated transactions, working with Front Office, Trade Finance, Legal, and other functions
  • Develop and support recovery efforts on distressed credits
  • Various projects contributions: long-term contracts, renewables PPA, new subsidiaries setup, etc.



  • Master’s degree or equivalent
  • 8 – 15 years of experience in credit risk management trade finance, or a related function within a financial institution, commodity trader, utility, trading house, corporates, industrials, rating agencies, or similar
  • Solid understanding of commodity trading, preferably in energy and derivative products
  • Detail orientated
  • Extensive knowledge of Credit Risk Reporting Systems
  • Experience in Credit ETRM transformation
  • Experienced in CVA/CVaR
  • Credit Risk modelling background/experience will be an advantage
  • Tenacity and a willing to improve Credit processes and systems
  • Ability to challenge Front Office on differing perceptions of credit risk
  • Excellent English skills

We are looking forward to receiving your application.