Climate Risk Specialist - Banking

  • Job Reference: 13108
  • Date Posted: 6 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Carr Lyons
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Credit Analysis/ Risk
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Sam Harvey
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0044 207 588 3322

Job Description

My client, a London based international bank, is looking to hire a Climate Risk Specialist. This is a newly created role and teamMain responsibilities will include:

To join a newly created team tasked with rolling out across the bank the Climate Risk methodology.

The key objective of the role is to drive the execution and implementation of this new methodology and further initiatives.

Work closely with both Credit Managers and Bankers to monitor key names in the portfolio.

Skills and experience required:

This role will suit an individual with both a Credit Risk and a Risk Governance background within banking.

Relevant Sector experience across power and energy, natural resources, heavy industry or a climate risk related field is preferred. 

Understanding of climate change and how physical and transition risks apply to market and investments is required.

Demonstrable stress testing skills and an understanding of risk frameworks required.