Head of Consumer Credit Risk - Manchester

Robert Walters
£65,000 - £75,000 per annum
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A fast growing financial services organisation is currently seeking a Head of Credit Risk to join its operations in the North West. Reporting to the Finance Director, this is a newly created position with the key purpose of managing and monitoring all credit risk activity across the business.

Key duties include:

  • Oversee and monitor all company credit risk requirements including; setting credit risk policies, managing and growing a small team of professionals and representing the Credit Department at senior management meetings
  • Monitor the performance of the loan portfolio and report to the Executive Management Team on a periodic basis
  • Analysing and continuously monitoring credit policies, recommending improvements where necessary to adhere to company and regulatory requirements
  • Continue with system and process developments, to achieve business targets on the automation of digital credit risk decision making
  • Regularly meet with the senior management team to understand any changes in business strategy and ensure that the Credit Risk strategy is in line with any changes
  • Work to tight deadlines and react quickly to the growth strategy of the business
  • Make an effective contribution to the successful running of the business through strategic input to the Board, management and all other meetings

The successful candidate will have:

  • Financial services background
  • Excellent knowledge of consumer credit risk
  • Strong leadership and people management skills
  • Educated to degree level or hold a relevant appropriate professional qualification
  • Ability to understand and analyse data
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to liaise with all areas of the business
  • Ability to cope and deliver under pressure and meet strict deadlines
  • Keen eye for detail

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing brand in the market with excellent long term career prospects. Please reply with an updated copy of your CV as applications for this vacancy will close shortly.

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