Credit Risk Analyst

Recruiter
GCS Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Location
Watford
Posted
27 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Credit Risk Analyst Job Responsibilities: - Develop a good understanding of the current new business risk strategies - Assist in impact assessment of infrastructural improvements to new business strategies and ramifications for the business - Identify opportunities to automate new business strategy - Work in collaboration with internal and external business partners to achieve consumer balance growth targets - Develop and improve new business strategy analytics across multiple asset classes - Produce accurate and timely cyclical and ad-hoc reporting - Provide mentoring and support to junior team members Knowledge & Skills: - Degree level qualification in mathematics, science, engineering, business, economics or similar discipline - Very good understanding of credit risk concepts, in particular consumer finance - Good understanding of credit risk underwriting - Strong analytical skills while working in commercial environment - Ideally a years' experience working in financial services in a similar role - Strong consumer lending underwriting skills - Good communication skills, including an ability to discuss underwriting concepts with a wide range of stakeholders - Ability to communicate policy concepts both orally and in writing - Proficient with MS Office applications, an understanding of how spreadsheets and data packages can be used to analyse numerical data - Strong quantitative & analytical background - Good SAS programming skills including Base SAS and Macros - Good data handling and processing skills including SQL programming - Good knowledge of statistics and econometrics
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