Senior Associate/Vice President, Credit Officer, Wholesale Credit, Hong Kong
Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
May 17, 2018
About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:
Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.
Connecting Asia Pacific to the World Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region's leading financial services companies.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion mission.
Primary account responsibility for the Financial Institution portfolio (Government, Banks, Broker-Dealers, Insurers, Funds etc.), with secondary focus on Large Corporate and MNC clients.
Partner with Corporate Banking, Investment Banking, Global Markets, Global Transaction Services and other business groups to offer solutions and help them win in the market.
Independently complete high quality credit analysis (including risk rating assessments) and make sound credit recommendations (balancing risk and return) for joint Wholesale Credit and Risk approval. Drive responsible portfolio growth and maintain good asset quality.
Conduct periodic client due diligence to gain deeper understanding of clients' business, as well as identify any business opportunities for our Bank.
Ensure full compliance with internal policy, procedures and regulatory requirements; interact with Internal Audit when necessary.
Work on ad hoc projects assigned by managers.
Qualifications & Skills
Minimum Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Economics or related disciplines
Minimum 5+ years of experience in Corporate or Investment Bank with a credit, research, corporate banking or other analytical/ underwriting capability, preferably in a multi-national bank or large financial institution
Advanced knowledge in capital market transactions as well as banking products
An ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines and to plan and prioritize appropriately
High personal standards of quality and a willingness to take responsibility for accurate and timely completion of task
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Pro-active & positive nature, problem solving skills, and results-oriented approach
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer
Posting Date: 16/05/2018 Location: Hong Kong, , 2 QUEEN'S RD , - Hong Kong