Credit Analyst experience preferably with US or large foreign bank in Tokyo or Hong Kong
Strong corporate underwriting/structuring experience preferably with large corporate/multi-national corporations with capital markets knowledge. This should include proven and detailed analysis in cross-border transactions.
Strong corporate finance and accounting skills with familiarity with international financial reporting standards (IFRS).
Support senior bankers in their credit origination including term sheet preparation and deal structuring on new client opportunities and underwriting large and complex clients.
Work closely with the portfolio managers in supporting senior bankers by providing underwriting for credit opportunities (i.e., corporate lending, trade finance, derivative hedging, transactional banking, etc.) with publically listed Asian Corporates and Asian subsidiaries of US multi-nationals.
Ensure a high quality portfolio by proactively managing the credit responsibilities for a portfolio of existing customers including the delivery of periodic earnings reports and industry news, preparation of annual reviews, interim credit actions, waiver requests, covenant monitoring, etc.
Analyze historical financial statements and develop projections and rationale
Prepare in-depth industry reports. This should include specific analysis related to our customer’s competitive position in its respective market and comparative analysis with its competitors.
Assist with the prospecting initiatives in our key strategic markets in Asia including country analysis, public market characteristics, major industries, and identifying key strategic prospects that are consistent with Wells Fargo’s Foreign Corporate strategy.
Excellent time management and communication skills with ability to coordinate with internal partners across multiple time zones during non-traditional working hours.
Strong research and industry analysis skills. Capable of disseminating important information on an ongoing basis and providing relevant analysis to facilitate effective risk identification and risk mitigation.
Bachelor’s degree in business administration, finance, or accounting.
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Fluent in English. Fluency is another language, such as Japanese, is a plus.
Strong team player, high level integrity, self-motivated with a strong work ethic
Expected travel 15%+.
Team members support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit’s risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements.
We want to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. Our vision has nothing to do with transactions, selling products, or getting bigger for the sake of bigness. It’s about building lifelong relationships one customer at a time. When it comes to acquisitions, we build relationships that often take years to bear fruit. We look for economies of skill, not just economies of scale.
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