Front Office, Aviation Finance

  • Job Reference: SHJ007563
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2017
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Coverage Banking, Project Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Sam Harvey
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 0044 207 588 3322

Job Description

Exciting new opportunity to join a growing Aviation Finance team at a leading bank in London.

Main responsibilities will include:
Perform a supporting role in the front office Aviation Finance debt origination team.
Be part of an ambitious expansion plan for this business.
Assist in arranging, structuring and executing aviation finance transactions.
Participate where relevant in the assessment and authorisation process - including preparing credit papers and updating key financial/credit/client systems.
Maintain the highest standards of credit and underwriting risk management and stewardship.
Ensure that transaction structures are market-leading, sound and appropriately negotiated and documented.

Key skills and experience required:
Degree level and relevant industry expertise are both essential for this role.
Recent and relevant financial services experience essential, from a similar bank, lessor, consultancy or alternative.
Product understanding and experience in aviation, i.e. the airline industry, operating lessors and aircraft/engines.
Strong Modelling skills essential.
Knowledge of credit, risk management, market and legal aspects of aviation finance.
Ability to work on own and in team and prioritise without direction. 
Flexible, positive and tenacious attitude. 
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) with the ability to build credible relationships at all levels. 
Accurate with excellent attention to detail.