Location: Houston

Post Date: June 6

Employment Type: FA Direct Hire

Reference Code: #6282

Job Description

Credit Analyst, Houston, TX


  • Fastest growing trading company globally
  • Company trading volume has grown 5x in the last 4 years
  • With the growth in volume, company has had record profits each of the last 4 years
  • Company has grown from 2 business units to 5, and are market leaders in 3
  • This remains a company that you can get hired as an accountant or financial analyst and become CAO or CFO (current CFO was hired as financial analyst, previous Treasurer was hired as financial analyst)
  • Company has EXCELLENT BENEFITS - company pays 100% for employee and dependents
  • Excellent Compensation package (very strong and consistent bonus payouts)
  • Company contributes $17K to 401k
  • Bonus is discretionary and can range from 20-100% of base salary, heavily weighted on individual performance


  • In-depth analysis of counterparties to approve or recommend limits on credit
  • Manage counterparty portfolio detailing credit exposures, potential exposures, and changes in credit quality
  • Collaborate with insurance companies in securing, structuring, and pricing transactions
  • Communicate with traders and customers to establish new relations or resolve credit issues


  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in credit department, credit insurer, or a trading or distribution business
  • International travel required about 15% of the time
  • Proficiency with Excel required
  • Familiarity with the chemicals/polymer industries of Latin America a plus
  • Fluency in Spanish or Portuguese a plus

Please submit resume above or contact Stephan Patsch at 713.357.9565 or spatsch@talancegroup.com