US Associate Analyst - Structured Finance Transportation Group Department

Vacancy details

General information


About Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank (Crédit Agricole CIB)

Crédit Agricole CIB is the corporate and investment banking arm of Crédit Agricole Group, the 10th largest banking group worldwide in terms of balance sheet size (The Banker, July 2022).
8,600 employees in more than 30 countries across Europe, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, the Middle-East and North Africa, support the Bank's clients, meeting their financial needs throughout the world.
Crédit Agricole CIB offers its large corporate and institutional clients a range of products and services in capital market activities, investment banking, structured finance, commercial banking and international trade.
The Bank is a pioneer in the area of climate finance, and is currently a market leader in this segment with a complete offer for all its clients.

For more information, please visit




Update date


Job description

Business type

Types of Jobs - Corporate & Investment Banking

Job title

US Associate Analyst - Structured Finance Transportation Group Department

Contract type

Permanent Contract

Job summary



Credit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank (“CA-CIB”) is seeking to hire a US Associate for its Transportation Group (Structured Finance Division). CA-CIB is a worldwide leader in aircraft and rail financing and has received many awards over the last 15 years. The team works with airlines, lessors, and rail companies based in North America and Latin America to structure and arrange tailor-made financing solutions across a wide range of products and markets.


Key Responsibilities


As a US Associate in the Transportation Group, you will work on a variety of tasks and transactions. The US Associate will work in a team environment, would support Associates, and would interact closely with the Group's Transaction Manager, Relationship Managers, as well as external groups, such as the credit department, back/middle office, and various product groups. The US Associate will have the opportunity to become involved in a wide range of projects and play an important role in the team’s day to day activity.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

·         Complete knowledge of the bank's systems and procedures

·         Preparation of client pitch books/presentations for Associates and Relationship Managers

·         Run profitability analysis on new deals and assess counterparties’ ratings

·         Support Associates in the preparation of credit analyses on airlines, aircraft leasing companies, and railcar leasing companies for new transactions and annual reviews.

·         Interaction with the credit department, back office, and middle office personnel, as well as other product groups (such as Debt Capital Markets, Loan Syndications, Interest Rate Derivatives, etc.).

·         Special Projects

Position location

Geographical area

America, United States Of America



Candidate criteria

Minimal education level

Bachelor Degree / BSc Degree or equivalent

Academic qualification / Speciality

·   Bachelor Degree / BSc Degree or equivalent

·   Relevant business/finance course work in school. Previous experience in banking a plus, but not a requirement.

Level of minimal experience

0-2 years


1-2 years’ experience including internships

Required skills

·   Strong analytical, credit and communication skills.

·   Proactive disposition with strong interpersonal skills

·   Verbal and written proficiency in English, ability to multi-task in a high work flow environment.

·   Proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint.