BNP Paribas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has a presence in 73 countries, with more than 200,000 employees – including more than 146,000 in Europe and over 6,000 in Portugal alone.
BNP Paribas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entities operating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.
Worldwide, the Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and
Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors.
The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporate and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.
RISK Corporate main missions are to:
Ensure the quality of risks taken on CIB Corporate activitiy
Monitor the risk profile of corporate exposures
Lead the Corporate Client Continuum
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
In order to enhance RISK Corporate capabilities in portfolio exposures monitoring & Early Warning Signals detection, the missions of the Credit Portfolio analyst will consist in;
1. Ensuring the information sharing between the Risk Officers and the points of contacts in regions through the coordination of regular meetings (2 to 4 a year) to discuss deals, portfolio trends, market updates, lessons learnt and alerts, update of business strategy, risk orientations and any other topic deemed relevant.
This entails, at least;
o Regular contacts with contributors
o The definition of a harmonized approach (agenda, templates…)
o The preparation of the final support document
o The production of minutes of the exchanges
o The follow-up of decisions and next steps taken during the meetings
2. Contribute to the preparation and production of other portfolio-related initiatives within RISK Corporate
The Corporate Credit Portfolio Analyst will contribute to the elaboration and coordination of others portfolio elated initiatives originated by RISK Corporate such as;
o Sector and Product Coordination Forums, which are forums which purposes are to develop a transversal view and expertise about the challenges, opportunities and risks faced by a specific sector or product; to help identify the key drivers of the related portfolio, anticipate the future evolution, draw lessons from relevant developments; to contribute to the operational insertion of guidelines and to foster discussions and analysis geared at enhancing the internal risk management framework of the sector/product. It is an ongoing forum which aims at creating a framework for fruitful cross-fertilization and exchange of views and experience between the participants. Each SPCF has a role of animation, portfolio analysis communication and anticipation regarding the related sector or product.
o Other portfolio reviews held within RISK Corporate that are deemed relevant
o Strong interpersonal skills: adaptability to various working environments, open and agile-minded, proactive
o Agility with Excel, Powerpoint and other IT tools
o Strong interest in credit topics, sectorial dynamics, economics and geopolitics.
o Languages: English (advanced)
BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.
Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.
In case you are selected for this role, further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.