Senior Associate - Shipping Finance

Crédit Agricole's shipping team in Oslo, consisting of 6 people, is now looking for a Senior Associate - Shipping Finance!

The main task will be to work closely with the department head and the relationship managers on the follow-up and management of a portfolio of existing clients and prospects of Nordic ship-owners.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Preparing marketing presentation and pitches and participating in meeting with clients.
  • Participating in the structuring of new transactions, including the preparation of cash flow models.
  • Preparing credit packages for presentation to credit committee.
  • Participate in the documentation process of the loan transactions in coordination with the Oslo Ship Finance Team and maritime lawyers until successful closing.
  • Agency work in relation to the existing portfolio of transactions, including covenant monitoring, reporting to syndicates.
  • Compliance follow-up & monitoring (KYC, Kiwis) in relation to the existing and new transactions and clients.


Formal qualifications:

  • Education on a master’s degree level in either business administration, finance, engineering or equivalent with good results
  • Some years relevant working experience in banking/shipping/offshore
  • Good knowledge of the shipping/offshore industry
  • Good strategic business understanding and excellent financial modelling skills
  • Fluency in Norwegian and English, both oral and written


Personal skills and capabilities

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Professional attitude and approach to the business and clients
  • Highly serviceminded
  • High working capabilitis
  • Proactive and independant, but also with good team capabilities
  • Structured
  • Capability of having many parallel tasks


The position offers intellectual challenges and personal development within the Oslo office in particular, and career opportunities throughout the Credit Agricole Group’s international network. Some travelling internationally and domestically will be part of the job.


About Crédit Agricole CIB

Crédit Agricole CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Crédit Agricole Group, the 10th largest banking group worldwide in terms of balance sheet size (The Banker, July 2022). Crédit Agricole CIB offers its clients a large range of products and services in capital markets, investment banking, structured finance and corporate banking.

The Corporate and Investment Bank is structured around six major divisions:

  • Client Coverage & International Network,
  • International Trade & Transaction Banking,
  • Global Investment Banking,
  • Structured Finance,
  • Fixed Income Markets,
  • Debt Optimisation and Distribution.


The Bank provides support to clients in large international markets through its network with a presence in major countries in Europe, America, Asia Pacific and the Middle East.

Active in shipping finance for more than 40 years, Crédit Agricole CIB ranks amongst the world's leading banks in this field. It finances shipowners worldwide with a broad variety of new and secondhand ships: very diverse cargoes (bulk carriers, oil and gas tankers, containerships, ro-ro ships), passenger ships (liners, ferries), ships and oil rigs for the offshore oil and gas industry.

Seven commercial teams comprised of confirmed specialists follow Asian, European and US ship-owning customers. Based in New York, Hamburg, Hong Kong, Oslo, Piraeus, London and Paris these teams work in close cooperation with the head office functions located in Paris.


Written applications in English, including cv and proof of academic results should be received as soon as possible and latest by August 28, by our application system.

For further information please contact Petter Endsjø at Hartmark Executive Search on tel +47 90833050 or

Lignende søk: Bank & Finans, Maritim / Shipping