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Risk, Credit Risk, Structured Finance Retail, Vice President, Dallas 

adzuna-us  |  United States  |  

United StatesWorth St, TX, 75214
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MORE ABOUT THIS JOB Risk - Credit Risk - VP – DallasDivisional Overview The Risk Division is a team of specialists charged with managing the firm’s credit, market, liquidity, and operational risk.

Whether assessing the creditworthiness of the firm’s counterparties, monitoring market risks associated with trading activities, or offering analytical and regulatory compliance support, our work contributes directly to the firm’s success.

The division is ideal for collaborative individuals who have strong ethics and attention to detail.Credit Risk is responsible for managing the firm’s credit exposure to its trading and lending counterparties.

Leveraging its extensive expertise in financial, credit and risk analysis, Credit Risk ensures that credit exposure to our counterparts is managed within the firm’s risk appetite.

Credit Risk operates through 10 different offices around the world and credit professionals work closely with many areas of the firm.

Given this structure, Credit Risk professionals gain diverse financial experience and a broad perspective on how the entire firm functions.

The interaction with numerous departments and the range of projects that ensue allow for a challenging, varied and multi-dimensional work environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS ResponsibilitiesAnalyze third party loan originator credit underwriting policies across a variety of asset classes, including personal, student, and mortgage loansReview and approve the financing and purchase of assets, determine risk appetite and regulatory ratings, and monitor credit trends in the portfolioCoordinate with Sales & Trading, Investment Banking, Legal, Operations, and Compliance to fully analyze transactions and ensure appropriate documentation, risk mitigants, and limits to minimize defaults and maximize recoveriesEvaluate the risk resilience and risk adjusted returns of the structures under baseline and stress scenariosPerform sector analysis regularly in order to assess portfolio concentrations and trendsMonitor, manage, and report exposure at the facility, product, and portfolio levelsBasic QualificationsMinimum of 7 years of credit risk management experience, with exposure to loan underwritingDemonstrable track record of independent decision making and the ability to steer client and business negotiationsFamiliarity with regulatory rating requirements and application of such guidanceStrong documentation, analytical, presentational and communication skills requiredMust be able to lead individuals, providing guidance to and supervision of junior members of the teamMust be able to communicate at the most senior levels of the organizationPreferred QualificationsFunctional Expertise - Keeps up-to-date with emerging business, economic, and market trends Technical Skills - Demonstrates strong technical skills required for the role, pays attention to details, takes initiative to broaden his/her knowledge and demonstrates appropriate financial/analytical skillsDrive and Motivation - Successfully handles multiple tasks, takes initiative to improve his/her own performance, works intensely towards extremely challenging goals and persists in the face of obstacles or setbacksClient and Business Focus - Effectively handles difficult requests, builds trusting, long-term relationships with clients, helps the client to identify/define needs and manages client/business expectationsTeamwork – Gives evidence of being a strong team player, collaborates with others within and across teams, encourages other team members to participate and contribute and acknowledges others' contributionsCommunication Skills - Communicates what is relevant and important in a clear and concise manner, shares information/new ideas with others, and demonstrates judgment to escalate as appropriateJudgment and Problem Solving - Thinks ahead, anticipates questions, plans for contingencies, finds alternative solutions and identifies clear objectives.

Sees the big picture and effectively analyzes complex issuesCreativity/Innovation - Looks for new ways to improve current processes and develop creative solutions that are grounded in reality and have practical valueInfluencing Outcomes - Presents sound, persuasive rationale for ideas or opinions.

Takes a position on issues and influences others' opinions by presenting persuasive recommendations ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.

is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals.

Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2019.

All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.Job SummaryJob ID: 2019-54163Schedule Type: Full TimeLevel: Vice President/Executive DirectorFunction(s): Risk ManagementRegion: AmericasDivision: RiskBusiness Unit: Credit Risk ManagementEmployment Type: Employee