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Associate Lending - ABN AMRO Bank

Location: Amsterdam
Employment: Full-time
Are you ready to join a dynamic client-facing team of lending specialists who provide tailor-made financing solutions for our (international) clients?

We are looking for an

Associate Lending

At a glance

Do you want to share your knowledge and experience on (sustainable) finance and structured lending in the interests of our clients and the future of our bank? We are looking Lending specialists (on various levels of seniority) to join our growing Lending department within Structured Finance & Portfolio Management (SF&PM) part of Corporate & Institutional Banking (CIB). In close collaboration with internal and external stakeholders (Borrowers, Client coverage, Credit Risk, Loan Origination, Portfolio Management, internal and external Legal Counsel), Lending is responsible for structuring, negotiating and executing complex bilateral and syndicated lending transactions for clients of CIB in the Netherlands and NW-Europe. 

Your job

As an Associate Lender you will work closely with Senior Lenders and Sector Coverage Teams. Collectively all Lenders have a shared responsibility for the credit relationship and management of the portfolio of the European clients. This includes the structuring of complex tailor-made and bilateral financing solutions, advising and providing various lending products to new- and existing clients. As a Associate you will work in close cooperation with Senior Lenders and manage the portfolio of Corporate Lending Europe. You can be part of Client Service Teams (CST) which are multiple product teams that are managed by the coverage banker to tackle client questions and develop commercial propositions. You will be involved in the origination and execution of deals including pitching to clients, writing credit applications, structuring transactions, reviewing and negotiating credit documentation, and coordination with external advisors (legal, technical, insurance, markets).

Your working environment

CIB aims to be the best Dutch bank focussed on clients in the Netherlands and NW Europe. In line with our moderate risk profile, we support clients with their sustainability transition by offering a wide range of services and products in Markets, Lending and specialized departments such as Project Finance, Export Finance, Leverage Finance, Infrastructure & Fund Management, PE activities and Clearing.

You will be working in Corporate Lending Europe, that in total covers ~250 clients. You will join a culturally diverse team of 25 Lending colleagues, aged between 25 and 50. We work closely together with other SF&PM teams such as Loan Origination, Sustainability, Export Finance and Central Portfolio Management ensuring that our portfolio is sound and grows in a sustainable manner. Our office is based in Amsterdam (Gustav Mahlerlaan) where we work in an open floor space and have all stakeholders in our vicinity . We have a flexible operating model that allows for working at home via VPN.

Your profile

We are looking for an enthousiastic person who is educated at university level, has relevant lending experience, is analytical, eager to learn, and enjoys to operate in an international (english speaking) environment. 

Check your profile and qualifications:

•    A genuine interest in the financial markets with strong analytical skills supported by prior experience in credit analysis and a willingness to improve the client credit journey
•    Strong local knowledge and experience of financial markets that fall in scope of our NW-strategy
•    Excellent knowledge of loan markets products, structuring, relevant regulations, negotiations & documentation and the ability to educate others 
•    Track record of understanding customer needs, developing and maintaining ‘trusted partner’ relationship with both internal and external stakeholders 
•    Interpersonal: pro-active and intrinsically motivated, critical thinking and problem-solving skills, pragmatic, excellent communication skills, ability to work under pressure and handle multiple tasks simultaneously, a flexible and adaptable approach to change.

It is very valuable if you already have qualifications as per the above. However, we see our roles as a permanent learning experience. If you are highly motivated and have the commitment to develop yourself day after day, then we ensure you that we have development programs in place and we will help you grow in this role.

What we offer

We offer you a dynamic and international environment. You will work with colleagues who have a passion for their job. You will be offered an excellent opportunity to develop yourself personally and professionally. We also offer: 
•    We work ‘Hybrid’ at ABN AMRO. You choose where and when to work—naturally enough in consultation with your team—based on what you’ll be doing on a given day. We offer good facilities for remote working. 
•    The opportunity to pro-actively work on your vitality and fitness
•    Competitive salary, solid pension plan and support to help your personal development
•    A personal development budget of EUR 1.000 per year besides regular training budget. 

ABN AMRO is driven by its purpose ‘banking for better, for generations to come’. At ABN AMRO, we use our knowledge, expertise and network to help our clients within and outside the Netherlands achieve their goals based on responsible decisions. Our clients’ interests always come first. We want clients to understand our products, and we sometimes say ‘no’ if a product involves a risk that is too high for the client. Putting clients’ interests first also means communicating in plain language and crafting smart solutions that genuinely make a difference. That is our goal.

Agency calls are not appreciated.

Equal opportunities for all

The success of our organisation depends on the quality of our people and the ideas that they have. Truly surprising insights and innovative solutions for our clients result from an interplay of cultures, knowledge and experience. Diversity is therefore extremely important to our organisation. To ensure that everyone at ABN AMRO can develop their talents, we encourage an inclusive culture in which all colleagues feel engaged and appreciated.

Disclaimer external recruitment agencies

External recruitment agencies need to have a signed agreement with ABN AMRO BANK N.V., executed by a Talent Acquisition Specialist, when submitting a resume to a vacancy. In addition, a recruitment agency can only submit a resume when invited by a Talent Acquisition Specialist to join the search for a right candidate. All unsolicited resumes sent to us will be considered property of ABN AMRO BANK N.V. In this case, ABN AMRO will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.


Information and application:


Please send your application for Associate Lending at ABN AMRO Bank in Amsterdam including your CV via our website.

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Job posted
24 november 2021
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Does this sound like something you’d be interested in? Send us your application as soon as possible. To find out more, contact Ceyda Sipahi, We look forward to meeting you.

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