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Director, Illiquid Credit Trading Structured Lending (m/f/d)

VTB Bank (Europe) SE is a European bank with an international customer focus and is headquartered in Frankfurt. The bank was established in 2017 following the merger of VTB Bank (Austria) AG, VTB Bank (Deutschland) AG and VTB Bank (France) SA – combining 45 years of European-Russian specialist banking experience. We now consider ourselves to be the leading European bank in this segment. VTB Bank (Europe) SE offers a wide range of products that support our clients’ day-to-day activities and business needs. These include a full range of commercial banking and investment banking products.
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Your Responsibilities

  • Full responsibility for leading transactions including loan origination, initial review, deal structuring and negotiation and execution and subsequent distribution
  • Pre-screening of opportunities, tailoring transactions to internal and investor risk appetite and requirements
  • Working closely with Structuring to propose deal structures and detailed terms. Leading commercial negotiations with clients
  • Leading completion and delivery of credit analyses, due diligence, and internal credit processes and approvals
  • Monitoring and active risk management of the existing loan portfolio
  • Contributing to the development of the team including managing junior members, acting as a mentor and fostering their professional development


  • Bachelor`s or Master’s degree from a top-tier institution, strong academic qualifications
  • MBA, CFA or other financial industry certification is a plus
  • 5+ years of experience in an investment banking or investment management environment including at least 3 years in a credit product / lending area (Leveraged Finance, Project Finance, Corporate Lending, etc.)
  • Experience in structuring and negotiating debt financing transactions and understanding loan documentation
  • Transaction experience in CEEMEA
  • Solid credit analysis skills, analytical and quantitative skills focused on financial analysis, accounting and corporate finance
  • Ability to analyze complex financial information and identify structuring solutions
  • Ability to lead a transaction, work independently to make efficient use of junior resources and engage effectively with other parts of the Bank
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining high standard of work
  • Strong written and verbal communication and negotiation skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Commercial acumen
  • Fluency in English and German
  • Russian or another European language is a plus

We Offer

  • Attractive remuneration package with company pension scheme
  • „Job ticket“ (ticket for public transportation), “VWL” (capital-forming benefit), restaurant cheques and recreation allowance
  • International orientation through the global network of the VTB Group
  • Individual further training measures and certifications
  • Western European Headquarters
  • Light-flooded, modern workplaces in a central location in Frankfurt with very good transport connections

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