Credit Risk Manager Opportunity in Dubai at GEOSERVE

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Headquartered in Dubai, Geoserve Energy Transport DMCC is part of the Scorpio group of companies, with 10+ years of experience in commercial operations. The team has played a key role in driving bottom-line efficiencies and has a proven track record of strong performance in delivering Commercial Management solutions for a large fleet of bulk carriers and tankers across the globe.

We believe that our deep expertise combined with our quality and process elements can transform the way in which your business connects with its stakeholders, generates efficiency, and gains valuable insights in their operations for continued growth and innovation.

About the job

Prime Responsibilities

  • Designing and implementing an overall risk management process for the organization, which includes an analysis of the financial impact on the company
  • Evaluating, Analyzing, and Identifying potential credit risks that are affecting various domains within the company particularly on counterparty credit in fuel procurement division.
  • Managing and onboarding KYC process for various new counterparties on the operations, agency, and fuel procurement domains
  • Ensure credit procedures and trades are compliant with company and regulatory policy.
  • Implementation and continuous improvement of the group credit policy and credit operating procedures
  • Risk reporting tailored to the relevant audience in the company
  • Conducting policy and compliance audits, which will include liaising with internal and external stakeholders
  • Responsible for day-to-day vessel and counterparty checks. Screening of counterparties on global credit risk database.
  • Assist in preparing reports and schedules that will be delivered to in-house stakeholders and relevant external parties
  • Participate in Quantitative Risk engagements with a Credit Risk focus
  • Work effectively as a team member sharing responsibility, providing support, maintaining communication, and updating senior team members on progress

Ideal Candidate:

We are looking for a candidate with an experience in credit risk control with a 3+ year background preferably in the Shipping industry:

  • Strong academic background preferably a degree or equivalent Banking/Finance/accountancy or similar
  • Experience in financial and/or legal services either as part of a business or in a consulting capacity to credit risk domain
  • Knowledge of compliance, insurance coverage and financial control regulations
  • Confident and credible communicator who displays both technical and commercial understanding in the Shipping and Bunker trading business


  • Good Interpersonal skills and ability to work with cross functional teams to develop, update, and communicate the most effective and efficient credit policy.
  • Sense of ownership and entrepreneurship in managing day to day business as well as establish and manage towards medium and long-term objectives.
  • Analytical and numerical skills with an eye for detail
  • Planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to understand broader business issues
  • Communication and presentation skills
  • Project management and excellent report writing skills

What we look for:

We are interested to hear from people with the right attitude for the job! We are looking for a naturally entrepreneurial person that feeds on the energy of a thriving global team. You’ll need a balance of technical and analytical skills, a creative approach to work and strong communication skills.

Source – Social Media Geoserve