Senior Credit Risk Manager - North West - £85,000

Leadenhall Search And Selection Ltd
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Leadenhall Search & Selection are currently recruiting a Senior Credit Risk Manager position for a market leading financial services organisation in the North West. Our client has gone through a lot of growth recently and are rapidly expanding their team within Credit Risk. The company is a forward- thinking organisation and this is a great opportunity to play a major role in its transformation. The role is a strategic position and they need someone who has successfully led a team.

The Role

-To lead and manage key portfolio(s) on a strategic & day to day basis to ensure long term member value is optimised at all stages of the credit life cycle whilst remaining within the agreed risk appetite of the business.

-To manage and control all aspects of the credit risk on the key retail portfolio(s)

-Oversee and implement policy change for the portfolio

-Lead the oversight and challenge of the development of new products

-Active management of the portfolio to ensure the portfolio is in line with risk appetite, identification and reporting of high risk segments

-To successfully lead a credit risk team and continually enhance the capability to improve the portfolio

-To maintain and develop excellent relationships across key stakeholders

-Initiate and lead projects to improve processes and core functions

-Leadership, training, developing and mentoring of direct reports

-Build constructive and positive relationships with other teams working collaboratively to deliver innovative solutions

-Work on projects within the department to improve the processes and core functions

-Training, developing and mentoring direct reports

Experience Required

-Strong understanding of retail credit risk portfolios

-Experience within banking, retail finance or loan providers

-Proven analytical skills including data manipulation and ability to present findings to key stakeholders

-Led and managed a successful credit risk team/function

-Strong SAS skills

What?s on Offer

-Opportunity a fast-growing organisation in the North West

-Working alongside high calibre colleagues

-Leading an established credit risk team

-Emphasis on home working and flexible working hours

-Salary £80,000 + car allowance + benefits

If you are interested or know anyone else that might be please get in touch with Jack Parsliffe on *********** or *************************************. We look forward to hearing from you.

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