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Mumbai / Bengaluru

(CRAs / Banks / Financial Industry)

2-5 years

About Brickwork Ratings

Brickwork Ratings (BWR) is one of India’s leading credit rating agency, committed to providing the investment community with products and services needed to make informed investment decisions. Established in 2007, Brickwork Ratings, a SEBI-registered and RBI accredited credit rating agency, has Canara Bank, a leading public sector bank as its promoter and strategic partner.

BWR is headquartered in Bengaluru and has a country-wide presence in over 150 locations including offices in Ahmedabad, Chandigarh, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, and New Delhi. The rating team is headed by the analytical prowess of the industry’s most experienced credit analysts, bankers, and regulators.

BWR offers rating services to Bank Loans, NCD, Commercial Paper, Bonds, Mutual Funds, PPMLDs and Security Receipts. BWR’s ratings has rated over 100,000 large Corporates, Banks, Financial Institutions, State and local Governments, and small businesses. BWR provides, investors and lenders, timely and in-depth research across the structured finance, public finance, financial institutions, project finance and corporate sectors.

Primary Responsibility:

Job description:

  • Conduct periodical review of internal risk assessment templates and Criteria for various sectors.

  • Assist in formulating Ratings Policies, Criteria & methodology for the ratings department.

  • Conduct periodical review to streamline and standardize rating criteria and policies in line with regulatory and macroeconomic environment changes.

  • Develop new products criteria and methodology in response to market needs.

  • Ensure objectivity in the rating process through consistent application of rating criteria, methodologies and procedures within analytical groups by frequent sample checks.

  • Coordinate with the business development team for market feedback and requirements for the new product development.

  • Assist in revising and updating the Rating Guidance Notes periodically incorporating regulatory guidelines in coordination with the internal teams.

  • Closely monitor regulatory policy changes with reference to CRAs and ensure timely adoption and dissemination of new/revised policies and criteria and regulatory guidelines within the organization.

Competency / Skills:

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to develop the Rating Criteria/Policy/Methodology.

  • Familiar with basic Maths and Statistics concepts like mean, median, mode, correlation etc.

  • Familiarity in identifying Key Performance Indicators of various sectors.

  • Ability to analyze performance of rating models and interpret data with attention to detail and accuracy.

  • Benchmarking performance with peers on various performance indicators.

  • Experience in Regulatory reporting and managing internal and or regulatory audits.

  • Excellent presentation and written skills - written and verbal.

Educational Qualification:


Graduate/Postgraduate in Finance / Engineering / CA. Any additional certifications in finance will be an added advantage.

Candidates who can join early are preferred Contact Information: || +91 8884455562