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IF Specialist Team Lead - SVP/ Director

Miami, FL 33126
The Investment Finance (IF) Specialist Team Lead is a strategic role who will be managing a team of Structured Lending Specialist professionals. This is a SVP/ Director level role within the Latam Investment Finance business, and will be in the first line of defense. Excellent managerial skills and communication skills are required in order to negotiate internally and with the clients. Developed communication and diplomacy skills are required in order to guide, influence and convince others, in particular colleagues in other areas and occasional external customers. Accountable for significant direct business results or authoritative advice regarding the operations of the business. Necessitates a degree of responsibility over technical strategy. Primarily affects a sub-function. Responsible for handling staff management issues, including resource management and allocation of work within the team/project.


+ Responsible for managing a team of highly experienced Credit Officers who are experienced in offering Structured Lending solutions to CPB clients

+ Responsible for executing the business strategy at the same time ensuring overall adherence to regulatory mandates and applicable laws, rules, regulations, Policy and Procedures

+ Responsible for instilling best-in-class credit discipline within the team

+ Ensure there is strong partnership with IF Origination team, Bankers, Legal, Risk, Product Partners and other stakeholders within the Bank in our goal of delivering best-in-class solutions to our clients

+ Apply sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with full transparency

+ Act as the point person for the region in Credit and control related reviews by Auditors

+ Ensure the team members are provided with appropriate training opportunities depending on their level; Ensure Credit Officer and Senior Credit Officer level team members are nominated and attend the requisite training for their elevation of approval levels

+ Lead Portfolio Management meetings and ensure the team members are well versed and well prepared for presentations in Greenlight discussions, High Risk reviews and portfolio reviews

+ Ensure the metrics around annual reviews, extensions, covenant compliance and documentation and other control metrics are well managed within the acceptable limits

+ Partner with senior managers in other regions and groups by offering ideas, owning up responsibilities in implementing credit solutions on the Banks reengineering efforts


+ 15+ years of credit experience in a senior role, preferably as a Senior Credit Officer

+ Strong and proven leadership, managerial, analytical, financial structuring and execution skills

+ Strong knowledge of Citibanks Credit Policies, Product Programs and Citi Policies

+ An in depth knowledge and understanding of Financial Analysis including Financial and cash flow modelling

+ Excellent communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills

+ Good negotiation skills

+ Strong initiative and interactive approach to problem solving

+ Displays flexibility and independence in a demanding environment

+ Team Player


+ Bachelor's/University degree, Master's degree preferred


**Job Family Group:**

Private Client Product Services


**Job Family:**

IF Lending Generalist


**Time Type:**

Full time


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Posted: 2022-05-13 Expires: 2022-06-12

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