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10 Jan 2022

Full-Time Sr. Credit Risk Associate

MyNiceJob – Posted by mynicejob Dallas Jersey City, NJ

Job Description

  • The Counterparty Credit Risk (CCR) team is primarily responsible for assessing the financial stability of member firms by interpreting financial statements of banks, broker-dealers, and other financial firms.
  • As a Senior Credit Risk Associate within the CCR team, you will be responsible for assessing the creditworthiness of a portfolio consisting of banks, broker-dealers, and other financial institutions.
  • You will perform annual reviews and ongoing surveillance, review earnings releases, and new member applications.
  • You will also be tasked with maintenance of the credit risk rating matrix, and compliance assessment with established financial parameters.


  • Analyze financial statements to identify credit risks and mitigants, and to assess trends in financial institutions’ (e.g., banks, broker-dealers, insurance companies, central securities depositories, etc.) capital adequacy, profitability, asset quality, and liquidity/funding management
  • Perform annual reviews and ongoing surveillance of member firms across clearing corporations, to assess the creditworthiness of member firms.
  • Participate in gathering requirements for the design of credit risk monitoring tools to further automation and other risk-related initiatives.
  • Work with internal departments, including Market Risk, Product Management, Relationship
  • Management, Legal, and Compliance, to maintain transparency when assessing potential risk exposures within member firms.
  • Review new member full-service applications to assess whether the applicants’ financial condition meets DTCC member requirements.
  • Assess whether member firms need to be placed on enhanced surveillance based on newly disclosed material events.
  • Adhere to risk-related policies and best practices of CCR.
  • Demonstrate the behaviors and competencies that create a risk management mindset in the organization.
  • Demonstrate regulatory awareness and compliance and ensure adherence to risk-related policies and best practices.
  • Ensure compliance with CCR’s policies and procedures.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or Economics required, MBA or CFA preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in risk management or financial analysis
  • Excellent knowledge of financial statement analysis for various financial institutions, particularly banks and broker-dealers
  • Fundamental credit analysis skills, including knowledge of CAMELS and other rating systems
  • In-depth understanding of regulatory rules and regulations

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience in working with new technological initiatives and setting forth business requirements
  • Effective communication skills, both oral and written

Job Categories: Credit Risk. Job Types: Full-Time.


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