Munich, DE


Associate Structured Energy & Metals Finance (m/f/x) 

About Swiss Re

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions provides risk transfer solutions to large and mid-sized corporations around the world. Its innovative, highly customised products and standard insurance covers help to make businesses more resilient, while its industry-leading claims service provides additional peace of mind. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions serves clients from over 50 offices worldwide and is backed by the financial strength of the Swiss Re Group.


About the Role

After an appropriate period of onboarding and training, the expectation is that you quickly assume responsibilities within the team, being able to:

  • Analyze new business opportunities by assessing credit and transactional risks, terms and conditions and profitability/return, following Swiss Re's processes, approved business concepts and risk appetite
  • Prepare high quality transaction submissions
  • Present transactions and defend towards committees and decision makers in the credit approval process with confidence
  • Support negotiations with clients
  • Review and negotiate documentation of transactions in cooperation with legal department and senior colleagues
  • Handle post underwriting tasks such as transaction monitoring, amendments, restructurings and claims coordination
  • Manage monitoring, portfolio and cycle steering initiatives
  • Handle client issues and lead internal processes to ensure short response times and positive client feedback
  • Gradually take on client management responsibilities guided by senior market underwriters and regional business originators
  • Keep abreast with relevant market, economic, political and legal developments


About the Team 

Energy & Metal Commodity Finance provides credit risk sharing solutions to leading international banks active in financing commodity production and trade across the world. We are a team of expert professionals located in London, Munich, New York, Singapore and Zurich with an established international client base and the reputation for a sound risk taking approach linked with strong client service.


About You

  • You have 2-4 years credit/banking experience in structured trade and commodity finance or mining/oil & gas project finance. Ideally you have a background in credit analysis or structuring plus cash flow modelling and loan documentation experience.
  • You like analysing complex credit risks predominantly in emerging markets.
  • Working in a multi-cultural and cross-functional environment energizes you.
  • We are looking for a great teammate with strong interpersonal skills and a positive personality, who is self-motivated, well organized and efficient, sets adequate priorities and can deliver quality results within tight timelines
  • You should be a curious and creative mind seeking to provide better solutions to our demanding clients with persistence and thoroughness
  • Your excellent communication and facilitation skills allow you to work with ease with colleagues and clients globally
  • Language Skills - Strong verbal and written communication skills in English required - Other languages a plus
  • Other requirements/information - Business travel (ca. 10-15% of time), including extended flight time


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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