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The East African : Dec 5th 2015
The EastAfrican 42 ADVERTISEMENT DECEMBER 5-11,2015 VACANCIES The Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank commonly known as the PTA Bank, is the financial arm of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA). The Bank’s objective is to provide short, medium and long term financing to viable projects and trade finance activities in member states. The Bank is looking for self-motivated and results oriented individuals to join a team committed to building a world class financial institution. The Bank offers competitive tax free salaries and benefits commensurate with the standards of excellence that it expects. Interested and qualified candidates are therefore invited from nationals of member states to apply for the following positions: 1. SENIOR CREDIT ANALYST Job Summary Responsible for ensuring the Bank’s overall credit risk exposure is maintained at prudent levels and within set parameters, by evaluating the financial performance of borrowers and determining an appropriate risk rating for assigned portfolios. Job Specifications • A Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics or Econometrics. A relevant Master’s degree will be an added advantage; • A minimum of 5-8 years’ experience in risk/control analytics in the banking industry; • Thorough knowledge of corporate and sovereign credit analysis and approval processes with experience in project and infrastructure and/or structured trade and commodity financing as added advantage; • Demonstrated understanding of credit risk management concepts and robust ability to analyse and interpret risk based transactions; • Strong quantitative and qualitative modelling skills; • Must be detail oriented but flexible to work in a fast paced environment and team player with excellent communication skills. 2. CREDIT ANALYST Job Summary Responsible for reviewing credit proposals to ensure that they are complete, logical and business case for lending is comprehensive. Also responsible for carrying out research, validating, and processing credit risk factors and reporting results for assigned accounts. Job Specifications • A Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics or Econometrics. A Masters and/or relevant professional qualification in a related discipline is desirable; • A minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in risk/control analytics in the banking industry; • Robust knowledge and understanding of credit risk management concepts and international credit risk management standards; • Strong quantitative and qualitative modelling skills; • Proven capability to analyse financial statements and risk based transactions; • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw logical conclusions. Applications should include a resume, recent passport size photo, full contact address and the names and addresses of three referees. Candidates must have a good knowledge of the operating environment. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. Interested and qualified candidates should express their interest by submitting their applications directly to firstname.lastname@example.org by 18th December 2015.
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