Credit Analyst

A Credit Analyst is responsible for assessing a loan applicant's ability to repay the loan and recommending that it be approved or denied. Credit Analysts are employed by commercial and investment banks, credit card companies, credit rating agencies, and investment companies.

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KEY SKILLS

  • Accounting Skills

  • Diligence

  • Being well versed with software/technology used in finance

  • Knowledge of Industry

  • Communication skills

  • Problem Solving 

  • Accounting 

  • Computing skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Documentation 

  • Organization skills

  • Knowledge in risk analysis

  • Investigative

PROS


  • Regular business hours, decent working conditions

  • The steep learning curve, rapid growth, full-spectrum development, compensation is higher than peers

  • It has a regular set routine 

  • It is suitable for people who value relationships between co-workers and customers and want to work in a friendly non-competitive environment

  • Very high salary (top 25% highest paid careers)

CONS

  • The job is fast-paced and sometimes could be stressful

  • The job could get monotonous

  • Not suitable for people who like to work with designs

  • It is hard to get into this career

  • A considerable amount of work-related skill, knowledge, or experience is required for this career

OPPORTUNITY TYPES

GOT WHAT IT TAKES?

  • Companies

  • Freelancer

  • Agencies

  • Banks  

  • Investment

  • Firms

  • Business

  • Corporations

  • You like to analyze credit data and financial statements to determine the degree of risk involved in extending credit or lending money

  • You know how to generate financial ratios, using computer programs, to evaluate customers’ financial status

  • You like to consult with customers to resolve complaints and verify financial and credit transactions

  • You know how to prepare reports that include the degree of risk involved in extending credit or lending money

  • Ability to make informed decisions backed by sound assessment.

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