Credit Analyst - Senior Associate Director

Date: 04-Jun-2022

Location: London, GB

Company: Mizuho

We are currently recruiting for a Credit Analyst to join our Europe Corporate Functions Department


Profile Summary

A front office customer facing role to principally provide a full support function to the Relationship Manager Team and the respective Industry Head in supporting the Senior Director managing CFAE, including but not limited to preparation of new & renewal credit applications, credit monitoring & administration and Head Office Reporting.


Duties and Responsibilities

Overseeing the full credit analysis for new, amendment and renewal credit applications for an Industry Vertical defined sector portfolio;
Assist with portfolio management duties e.g. analysis of portfolio structure, risk, industry concentration and asset sales;
Assist the Senior Director in the management of work flow within CFAE;
Assist in any ad hoc / project related work;
Assist Relationship Manager Team and the respective Industry Head in marketing activities in respect of ‘opportunistic’ transactions, i.e. involvement in initial deal negotiations in respect of structure, Terms & Conditions etc;
Overseeing portfolio administration within the assigned Industry Vertical;
Credit Monitoring including monitoring / internal reporting in accordance with the bank’s procedures;
Read, understand and comply with MHBK London’s Compliance Manual;
Be up to date with Anti Money Laundering training;
Have signed the required Compliance Undertakings
Report promptly any identified compliance or money laundering risks or actual breaches to the Compliance Department and / or Europe Division

Qualifications, Skills and Experience




Financial spreadsheets / accounting knowledge
Cash flow analysis/modelling skills
Team Management
Knowledge of syndicated loans and legal documentation
Computer Literacy
Time Management
Knowledge of English Law
Minimise reporting / procedural errors
Achieve timely credit approvals
To have met compliance responsibilities during the reporting period
Support the Relationship Management Team(s)
Minimum 2 ‘A’ Levels or equivalent



Knowledge of industry sectors covered by the Relationship Management Teams.
A requirement to respond to changing priorities within the role
Utilise changing systems or procedures
Degree qualified or equivalent


We champion a flexible work environment, as we understand the need for people to meet other commitments or simply strike a good work-life balance. As such, we are happy to talk flexible working for this role such as reduced working hours. The role will also include homeworking.


At Mizuho we are committed to supporting equality and diversity, and seek to create a workplace that is fully inclusive. We welcome applications from all sections of the community that we operate in and from all ethnic backgrounds, sexual orientation, beliefs, gender identities and disabilities.


If you require more information about our equal opportunities policy or wish to discuss any accessibility requirements or reasonable adjustments please contact the recruitment team – and we will be happy to help.




Mizuho Bank provides financial and strategic solutions for the increasingly diverse and sophisticated needs of international clients, focusing its efforts on serving major corporations, financial institutions, individuals and public sector entities. A relationship management approach to serving clients enables Mizuho Bank, together with group companies including Mizuho Trust & Banking and Mizuho Securities, to develop customised solutions in areas such as corporate, structured and project finance, transaction banking and risk management. 

With 81 offices outside Japan, Mizuho Bank offers both local experience and the ability to progress careers across its global business network. Mizuho Bank is a subsidiary of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc, one of the largest financial services companies in the world, with total assets of approximately US $1.8 trillion (as of March, 2016). Mizuho London Branch has over 850 employees, Mizuho Bank employs over 27,000 employees and is part of the Mizuho Financial 
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