BMO Financial Group Associate, Corporate Banking - Montreal in Montreal, Canada
Corporate Banking is an integral part of BMO Capital Markets’ Investment and Corporate Banking group which offers corporate, institutional and government clients a complete range of financial services, including lending, equity and debt capital raising, structured finance, M&A, treasury and market risk management services, research and institutional investing.
Corporate Banking is responsible for the marketing, management and monitoring of the Bank's corporate loan portfolio, and also supports the credit requirements and cross selling efforts for other businesses including derivatives, foreign exchange, cash management, and trade finance.
The successful applicant will assist Portfolio Managers in managing and growing a loan portfolio from diversified companies based in Quebec.
Key responsibilities encompass:
Processing client requests (e.g. new credit facilities and extensions and/or amendments to existing credit facilities).
Completing annual / interim credit reviews. Credit reviews include industry and financial analysis comprising of: operating performance, cash flow, leverage, coverage and liquidity, as well as capital-at-risk and other regulatory capital calculations.
Monitoring performance of portfolio companies against credit terms and conditions and identify changes in the financial condition of a client.
Preparing presentation materials and relationship profitability assessments, which involve liaising with other product and industry groups within BMO Capital Markets.
Performing other duties including industry and company-specific research, as well as ad hoc projects for senior professionals.
MBA, CFA or professional accounting designation preferred in addition to an undergraduate degree in business/accounting/finance.
Strong interest in finance and banking.
Demonstrated leadership in extracurricular activities.
Strong financial analysis and modeling skills.
Proficient in Word/Excel/PowerPoint.
Effective written and verbal communication skills essential.
Highly motivated, fast learning and able to work with limited supervision and adapt to frequent market, systems, and process changes.
Outgoing and personable; team player able to work effectively in small groups.
Knowledgeable in the principles of finance and the financial markets.
Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.
1-3 years of previous commercial/corporate banking or credit risk management experience required.
Location: Montreal, Quebec
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