Structured Finance Analyst (m/f/d) for Loan-Level Data

Native Level Speaker in German – Level C1

This role ensures the ABS loan level data submitted by European financial institutions is of high quality and adheres to the ESMA templates. In addition, the employee will help to convert this raw data into useful information for investors, researchers and other market participants.

You are responsible for analysing data (asset, bond, waterfall, triggers, counterparties) which needs to be reported in structured templates under the new securitisation regulation (ESMA).

Daily activity for this position will also include frequent interaction with external clients as well as liaising closely with all internal departments.

Your Tasks:

  • Develop and maintain close relationships with ABS issuers and management companies
    • Assure a high coverage of the relevant ABS market (Germany) by keeping close contact with customers
    • Organise and participate in regular client visits and European webinars to keep the market informed
    • Consult data users in case of any deal-specific questions
  • Ensure accessibility of all relevant transaction data and documentation in compliance with the disclosure requirements
  • Analyse loan level data stemming from RMBS, SME, Auto, Leasing, Credit Card and Consumer ABS transactions based on the ECB/ ESMA taxonomies
  • Analyse investor report and prospectus information, reconciling with loan-level files
  • Design and improve existing quality control processes to ensure high-quality ABS loan-level data

Your Skills, Knowledge, and Interests:

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in Finance / Economics / Banking / Statistics/ Mathematics or a proven comparable qualification
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience
  • Work experience in the European ABS market
  • Work experience in the European ABCP market (desirable)
  • Strong data and quantitative analysis skills
  • Self-management skills
  • Native level speaker in German – C1 level (mandatory)
  • Very good verbal and written communication skills in English  (mandatory)
  • Additional European language (beneficial)
  • Good knowledge of MS-Office and CRM
  • Programming skills in database management applications, VBA, SQL (desirable)

We offer:

  • The opportunity to work in a data-driven market-leading company
  • Above market salary
  • Team culture with a participatory leadership style
  • Public transportation subsidy and monthly SODEXO spending stipend
  • 30 days of holidays as well as a half-day off on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve
  • Annual team and individual training opportunities
  • Annual company summer and holiday parties
  • Flexible working hours and mobile working
  • Modern office with height-adjustable desks, meeting CUBE, and fruit and beverage deliveries

Additional Information:

  • Duration: 24 months. Strong candidates may have the opportunity to be offered a permanent contract after this period
  • Eligibility: Only applicants who are eligible to work in the EU will be considered
  • Fulltime: (40h/week)
  • Location: Frankfurt (Germany)

Ready to start ?

Send your complete application, including your salary expectation and earliest possible start date, to the following email address:

For any further inquiries please contact Kerstin Krause at
Telephone: +49 (0) 69 50986 9322

Converting Data into Market Trust

European DataWarehouse (EDW) is a Securitisation Repository designated by the European Securities and Markets Authority, established in 2012 to facilitate the collection, validation, and download of standardised loan-level data for Asset-Backed Securities and private whole loan portfolios. Developed, owned, and operated by the market, EDW helps to facilitate risk assessment and to improve transparency standards for European ABS deals.