Credit Portfolio Management, Officer Credit Portfolio Management, Officer …

Mizuho Bank
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 23 Aug 19
Mizuho Bank
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 23 Aug 19
Credit Portfolio Management, Officer
About the Team
Credit risk measurement and portfolio management are evolving within financial institutions. The late stage of the credit cycle and concerns about credit outlook are heightening scrutiny of the credit portfolio and the focus on industry and concentration risks. Further, the evolving regulatory and market environment continues to drive changes in organizational approach and priorities.

The Credit Portfolio Management ("CPM") team provides proactive monitoring for obligors and sectors utilizing various market indicators to support Credit Risk Management decision making across the Mizuho. The team uses both quantitative and qualitative methods to execute portfolio stress-testing, concentration risk management, identification of emerging risks and comprehensive industry/sector credit analyses.

Support the MD and Head of Credit Portfolio Management with risk management of Mizuho's credit asset portfolio. Key responsibilities are summarized below:
  • Design, develop and execute key credit risk management portfolio reporting, ensuring visibility of trends/concentrations, limit monitoring, and key risks across portfolios and business lines while validating data accuracy.
  • Improve understanding and usage of technology, systems, and workflows helping to develop portfolio risk management systems.
  • Analyzing and preparing reports and presentations on business and/or Bank-level credit risk management activities to identify themes or trends.
  • Assisting in the oversight and completion of in-scope process documentation and testing of key controls to support Portfolio Credit Risk objectives.
  • Ensure that Credit Risk management practices reflect best practice, review and refine various credit risk initiatives and assist in adopting automation, streamlining processes, and identifying and implementing appropriate technology solutions.
  • Promote regulatory and compliance awareness and ensure adherence to risk-related policies and best practices.

  • Bachelor's degree with major in Finance, Business Administration, Computer Science, Accounting, or Economics.
  • Technical Skills: Strong knowledge of Microsoft office products including Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Must have strong Excel skills (e.g., proficient with pivot tables, vlookup, filters, charts, tables, formulae etc.). Previous experience using Python script, VBA and/ or programming expertise is a plus.
  • Proactive, curious, self-starter who requires minimal supervision. Demonstrated drive to improve, learn, research, and resolve issues independently and/or with others on team.
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills demonstrated the ability to assimilate new information, understand complex topics, and arrive and sound analysis and judgment.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and thrive in a fast-paced team environment.
  • 1+ years of related work experience
  • Eligibility to work in local market

Company Overview
Mizuho Americas is a leading financial institution comprising several legal entities, which together offer clients corporate and investment banking, financing, securities, treasury services, asset management, research and more. Mizuho's operations in the Americas connect a broad client base of major corporations, financial institutions and public sector groups to local markets and a vast global network. Mizuho Americas is an integral part of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: MFG), which is comprised of offices in nearly 40 countries, approximately 60,000 employees, and assets of more than USD 1.8 trillion. Learn more at

Mizuho Bank Ltd. offers a competitive total rewards package.
We are an EEO/AA Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran.
We participate in the E-Verify program.
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.