vice president, credit approver, commercial banking in Kuala Lumpur

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kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
banking & financial services
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leong kok yuen, randstad
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job description

About our client

Our client is a South East Asia focus regional financial institution with a long established presence across South East Asia, including Malaysia. Our client is looking for a senior credit manager for their commercial banking business (private or listed companies with annual revenue from RM 150 million up to RM 500 million).

About the role

The senior credit manager (SCM) is expected to evaluate and approved/declined credit proposals prepared by the business for trade/non-trade credit facilities. The SCM will be granted a discretionary approving authorities (upon confirmation of employment) to approve various requests from the business. The role report to Country Head, Commercial Banking Credit based at the Malaysia head office.

  • The SCM is also expected to ensure all credit applications and approvals comply with local/regional credit policies and other regulatory guidelines.
  • The SCM is responsible to review and approve internal credit ratings after having confirmed that the scorecard and the inputs are correct.
  • The SCM is responsible for ensuring that credit applications are processed/evaluated for a decision to be made within a reasonable turnaround time
  • The SCM is to work with the business unit, if necessary, to identify, mitigate and manage credit risks including resolving complex credit issues such as to understand the risks to facilitate decision making.

About the requirements:

  • You must have minimum 10 years of experience in a credit evaluation role, evaluating or approving credit papers for the commercial banking segment (or middle market)

Interested, please send your resume to