Credit Risk Manager - Growth Portfolio

London, South East England
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Credit Risk Portfolio Manager - Growth Opportunities
Leeds - Bradford
Up to £44000 + bonus + benefits

This is an exciting new role that will give you the chance to take ownership of a portfolio of unsecured lending products in a well-established bank. Our client is undergoing accelerated growth and this is a fantastic opportunity to use your Credit Risk knowledge and Analytical experience to own portfolio optimisation for this exciting brand. If you are looking for a step up into management or have previous management experience but are looking for a new challenge where you can grow your career this could be the role for you.


With one Analyst reporting directly into the successful candidate, you will be given a key responsibility to ensure all elements of Credit Risk strategy of this leading lending portfolio are covered. You will have ownership over portfolio performance and be ensuring Portfolio alignment with Credit Risk appetite and Strategies as well as having team management responsibilities. Additionally, you will work towards wider business goals and as such have the dialogue with senior stakeholders so this is a real chance to create a commercially relevant difference.


The successful Credit Risk Manager will likely have the following skills and experience:

Educated to a degree level in a numerate discipline
Proven leadership skills in a Senior Credit Risk role
Skilled communicator, comfortable working with stakeholders up to Board level
Proven experience with SAS, able to be hands on when required
Commercial mindset, understanding of issues involved in running a business, and the key financial drivers
Portfolio Analysis, Strategic or Modelling experience within a Credit Risk environment required
Passionate about challenging the norm and challenging thinking


Up to £44,000
Competitive benefits
Exposure to senior management with ample progression opportunities
Join our client at an exciting period of growth


Credit Risk, Portfolio, Strategy, Unsecured, Modelling, Manager, SAS, SQL, Python, Credit Card, Current Account, Loans, Analytics