Credit Analyst Jobs in Houston, TX at Calpine

Title: Credit Analyst

Company: Calpine

Location: Houston, TX

Calpine Corporation is America’s largest generator of electricity from natural gas and geothermal resources with operations in competitive power markets. Its fleet of 76 power plants in operation and one under construction represents nearly 26,000 megawatts of generation capacity. Through wholesale power operations and its retail businesses, Calpine serves customers in 22 states, Canada and Mexico. Its clean, efficient, modern and flexible fleet uses advanced technologies to generate power in a low-carbon and environmentally responsible manner.
The company was established on the premise that a strong commitment to the environment is inextricably linked to excellence in power generation and corporate responsibility. Since its founding in 1984, Calpine has led the power industry in its unwavering commitment to environmental stewardship. In addition, its renewable geothermal plants use steam generated deep below the earth’s surface to produce clean, renewable electricity.
Job Summary (includes but is not limited to the following, other duties may be assigned)
The Credit Analyst is part of a dynamic team focused on credit risk management and commercial support. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years of credit experience, with preference given to energy industry experience. The Credit Analyst supports both wholesale and retail energy operations.
Job Responsibilities

Supports high transaction volume retail business; establish/review credit quality and appropriateness of exposure and tenor using a wide variety of research and tools.
Collateral management including interpreting credit annex terms, making and responding to margin calls, tracking collateral activity, working with lender banks to issue and amend letter of credit.
Performs credit analyses including financial statement analysis and use of rating agent research and/or various scoring models to establish/support credit limits and transaction parameters.
Collaborates to identify, develop and implement process improvements, system efficiencies, reports, and tools to more effectively support sales and commercial operations.
Various ad hoc requests, reports, and projects.

Job Requirements

BBA/BS in Accounting, Finance or similar
Typically requires 2+ years of credit experience, with strong preference given to energy industry experience
Ability to thrive in a trade floor/fast paced environment is critical
Effective communication skills
Experience with Allegro and Salesforce a plus
Synthesize significant research and data to present for management decision making
Attention to detail and ability to multi-task are a must
Ability to work effectively with a variety of constituents including representatives of sales, commercial, legal, and third parties
Strong analytical and problem solving skill

Additional Calpine Information

Vaccination Information: Calpine requires an individual who is newly hired into this position to be vaccinated for COVID-19 within the first 28 days of employment – if not already vaccinated prior to starting employment. If you have any concerns regarding compliance with this requirement, you will need to discuss your concerns with Calpine’s HR department after a decision has been made about whether or not to make you a conditional offer of employment. Calpine does not require applicants to discuss vaccination status prior to receipt of a conditional offer of employment and complies with all applicable laws requiring reasonable accommodation.
Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.
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