Portfolio Manager Loans

  • Robeco
  • Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Jul 27, 2017
Full time Finance

Job Description

Robeco is looking for his internationally successful credit team expansion in the field of private loans. Robeco's credit team has spread its scope to private loans in addition to the public bond market in recent years. Within Robeco, this is seen as an important growth market, and as part of it Robeco manages the Company Loans Fund ('BLF'). This fund is aimed at providing loans to Dutch businesses. The fund works closely with the Dutch big banks. The fund is funded by a number of large Dutch pension funds and other institutional investors.


Robeco's credit team currently consists of 9 portfolio managers and 19 sector analysts. The team is responsible for managing various global corporate bond portfolios with a total amount of over 25 billion euros. The team has experienced strong international growth in recent years as a result of the good investment results and is widely recognized as one of the leading corporate bond players in Europe. Within this team, two managers are currently active in managing the BLF. This team focuses on investments in bank loans and private placements and is part of Robeco's global credit team. We are currently looking for a third manager for the management of the loans.



As Portfolio Manager Loans, you have the following responsibilities:

  • Analyzing companies and financing issues (credit analysis)
  • Monitoring the loan portfolio
  • Maintain contact with the banks and with (potential) customers (borrowers)
  • Collaboration with sector analysts and portfolio managers from the credit team
  • Structuring and negotiating new financing


The ideal candidate for this function meets the following profile:

  • WO work and thinking level
  • 2 to 5 years relevant work experience
  • Experience with lending, preferably at a Dutch bank or debt advisor (for example, as a credit analyst or as a leveraged finance analyst)
  • Experience with writing credit proposals and structures of financing
  • Knowledge of loan documentation is a pre
  • Strong communication skills
  • Control of Dutch and English language


  • An inspiring international work environment
  • Excellent growth opportunities
  • good working conditions
  • Self-employed function in a successful team of ambitious professionals