Head of Credit - Institutional Banking

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First Abu Dhabi Bank
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Employment Type:
Full time
Corporate Banking, Credit
Sub Sector:
Other, n/a
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Job Description

Responsibilities not restricted to:

  • Guide a team of analyst to ensure robust credit analysis is being conducted  and appropriate approvals are obtained within the bank in timely fashion.
  • Ensures availability of information in timely manner as requested by Head of  Credit – IB Group for credit decision making.
  • Ensure early identification of problem credits and help identify problem borrowers for early intervention by the Bank.
  • Ensure credit processing & approval turnaround times as per agreed SLAs with CIB.
  • Periodic meetings / conference calls with clients to be undertaken along with RMs
  • Guide IB- Abu Dhabi teams for optimum  utilization of credit facilities by the corporate customers without compromise on credit quality.
  • Coordinate with internal counterparties  (CAD, Legal etc.) to provide guidance on risk assessment, risk rating, and documentation.
  • Maintain appropriate workload balance across the team of analysts.
  • Ensure accuracy of data being presented to various stakeholders including senior management.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Minimum 15 years of experience in core IB credit within the Banking industry
  • Masters graduate with any professional qualification