Senior Associate - Risk Specialist - Commercial Credit Portfolio Management & Reporting

NYC 299 Park Avenue (22957), United States of America, New York, New York

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Senior Associate - Risk Specialist - Commercial Credit Portfolio Management & Reporting

We are searching for a Senior Risk Associate in the Commercial Credit Portfolio Management and Reporting team, which resides in the Commercial Credit Risk and Analytics (CR&A) department. The Commercial Credit Portfolio Management & Reporting team is responsible for creating, monitoring and delivering fundamental credit risk research to the Commercial Bank of Capital One. This group's responsibilities include monitoring the Bank's credit portfolio risk, performance, exogenous risks, and market trends.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Perform research and analysis: Conduct fundamental industry, segment, and name-specific credit research for the Commercial Bank. This can range from market sizing, segmentation, competitive and trend analysis of industries and individual borrowers to comprehensive analysis of the direction of specific sectors or of the overall economy.

Identify credit risks: Proactively identify risk and reward characteristics of a Commercial Lending portfolio with more than $90 billion exposure. Maintain a forward-looking view of risk and opportunities, incorporating internal and external single name credit risk estimates, internal and external market pricing data, industry research, macro data, etc. The emphasis is on identifying risk on the horizon.

Execute reporting and monitoring: Develop summary findings and strategy presentations for senior management. Take ownership of projects and deliverables to structure meaningful conclusions about strategic implications. Have a point of view and be unafraid to defend it when challenged.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or military experience
  • At least 2 years of experience in commercial credit research OR in credit/equity investment research for a strategy consulting firm OR in a corporate competitive research/market intelligence function
  • Experience in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint


Preferred Qualities
  • Bachelor's degree with a high GPA
  • Critical thinker with the ability to translate complex, esoteric concepts into meaningful insights
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Proficiency with relational databases (e.g., Teradata, Oracle, SQL)
  • Proficiency with R or similar statistical programming package (SAS, etc.)
  • Exceptional work ethic and a strong team player


At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.


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