VP Credit Risk

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 07-25-2017
Are you an experienced Risk professional looking to provide leadership and oversight to a growing Financial Institution? Do you have solid commercial credit risk expertise from a complex and diverse Business banking background? If so, and you possess strong team leadership and management experience, you will be excited about this opportunity.

Our client is hiring a VP of Credit Risk. You will lead, coach and develop a high performing team, providing direction and collectively driving growth strategies for the function. You will be responsible for credit risk management reporting, ensuring policies, procedures and formal delegations are in place.  You will be a thought leader within the industry!

This is a highly visible role in which you will regularly meet with the executive/management team to collaborate on priorities and corporate goals. You will also be leading analytics and reporting, along with ownership of credit policies and development of the risk strategy whilst evaluating portfolio results and supporting business profitability objectives and regulatory requirements.
In order to be considered for this role, you will possess the following:
  • Undergrad in Finance, Business or Economics coupled with an MBA or CFA designation
  • 10+ years of progressive experience within the Financial Services Industry
  • Expertise in Credit Risk, statistics, business finance, capital funding and contracts ideal
  • Solid team leadership and management of a high performing team
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to build relationships, influence thinking and decisions and provide strategic leadership
  • Exceptional communication skills, professional and career driven
This is an exceptional role in the Canadian Investment space, highly visible and will be rewarded with a solid compensation package.
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