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Credit Risk Officer/GCIB GMC Associate-Global Renewable Energy Credit

New York, New York;

Job Description:

At Bank of America, we are guided by a common purpose to help make financial lives better through the power of every connection. Responsible Growth is how we run our company and how we deliver for our clients, teammates, communities and shareholders every day. One of the keys to driving Responsible Growth is being a great place to work for our teammates around the world. We’re devoted to being a diverse and inclusive workplace for everyone. We hire individuals with a broad range of backgrounds and experiences and invest heavily in our teammates and their families by offering competitive benefits to support their physical, emotional, and financial well-being. Bank of America believes both in the importance of working together and offering flexibility to our employees. We use a multi-faceted approach for flexibility, depending on the various roles in our organization. Working at Bank of America will give you a great career with opportunities to learn, grow and make an impact, along with the power to make a difference. Join us!

Job Description:
Embedded across the bank’s eight lines of business, the Global Renewable Energy Credit team reflects the bank’s initiative to fuel the global economy, build trust and credibility with communities, and represents a company that people want to work for, invest in, and do business with. The Global Renewable Energy Credit team supports the continued growth in sustainable, renewable, and green finance and further deliver on the bank’s commitment to help society transition to a low-carbon economy. The Global Renewable Energy Credit Team covers transactions for Corporate Lending and Project Finance through the involvement in the origination and underwriting of transactions and the ongoing portfolio management process.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Sets or supports the oversight of the ongoing management of risk parameters and guardrails for credit risk while ensuring adherence to risk appetite/limits, and actively inspects and/or designs risk scenarios to implement decisions
  • Supports the credit approval process and therefore is accountable for overall portfolio performance and asset quality, including underwriting, structuring and monitoring tasks
  • Conducts analysis, inspects and/or develops credit risk reporting for specific products, and monitors and reports on key indicators for changes in credit quality to communicate to senior management
  • Ensures adherence to policy and standards and performs due diligence that the risk is within the bank's defined risk appetite, using knowledge of stress testing and its applicability to credit risk
  • Supports monitoring of adherence to industry risk governance, as well as monitoring for potential operational, reputational and market risk issues
  • Identifies risks early that could impact the assigned portfolio and coordinates with business counterparts to resolve portfolio issues
  • Structure complex transactions and negotiate credit documentation to mitigate risk appropriately
  • Develop and maintain a deep understanding of the industry and an assigned portfolio of clients to assess risk solutions that balance risk and return
  • Develop and maintain a deep understanding of the Global Banking & Markets product spectrum
  • Develop and maintain strategic partnerships with Corporate Banking, Investment Banking, Global Markets and Treasury Management
  • Independently develop high quality credit analysis with a focus on business rationale, key risks, sources of repayment, projections, and returns/profitability
  • Responsible for driving portfolio asset quality and speed to market

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ yrs experience in Commercial Credit, Corporate Credit or Project Finance environment, with understanding of loans, trading, and treasury products for Credit Risk Officer, 3+ yrs experience for GCIB GMC Associate.
  • Able to soundly manage the portfolio and justify rationale for recommended transactions.
  • Must have ability to manage the most complex transactions, possess strong credit skills and transaction experience, and demonstrate the ability to work with senior officers, business partners, and clients.
  • Must be able to independently lead diligence efforts, make approval recommendations, negotiate loan documentation, and execute timely closings​​


  • Credit and Risk Assessment
  • Financial Accounting
  • Issue Management
  • Portfolio Analysis
  • Risk Analytics
  • Attention to Detail
  • Business Intelligence
  • Collaboration
  • Interpret Relevant Laws, Rules, and Regulations
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Oral Communications
  • Presentation Skills
  • Prioritization
  • Project Management
  • Written Communications

Education Requirement: BA Degree in Finance or related major


1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 


Learn more about this role

Full time


Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 5% of the time

New York pay and benefits information

New York pay range:

$110,000 - $184,000 annualized salary, offers to be determined based on experience, education and skill set.

Discretionary incentive eligible

This role is eligible to participate in the annual discretionary plan. Employees are eligible for an annual discretionary award based on their overall individual performance results and behaviors, the performance and contributions of their line of business and/or group; and the overall success of the Company.


This role is currently benefits eligible. We provide industry-leading benefits, access to paid time off, resources and support to our employees so they can make a genuine impact and contribute to the sustainable growth of our business and the communities we serve.