Credit Risk Analyst - SAS/SQL - Graduate

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Credit Risk Analyst - SAS/SQL - Graduate
Central London
Up to £30,000 + benefits + bonus

Have you recently graduated from a maths, statistics or numerically focused degree? Perhaps you've just finished your masters or PhD? If you've had exposure to SAS or SQL and are looking for a position which will allow you to develop your career in Credit Risk this may be the position you're looking for.

THE ROLE

As Credit Risk Analyst you will undertake data driven analysis using statistical tools like SAS to drive insight into credit performance and optimise strategies. Additionally, you will play a pivotal role in communicating the outcomes of your findings and proposals to team leaders and other key stakeholders.

Key responsibilities:

  • You will use empirical, analytical and statistical techniques to generate loss rate expectations and scenarios to aid in valuation forecasting as well as influencing the direction of the agenda
  • You will use this insight to formulate proposals to address areas of weakness and to optimise portfolio performance
  • You will deliver these findings and proposed strategy changes to team leaders and various stakeholders in a clear, concise and effective manner
  • You will be involved in influencing on-going communications with key senior business stakeholders

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Educated to a degree level with at least a 2:1 in a numerate subject (maths, statistics, economics), having evidenced a strong academic performance throughout
  • A well-developed understanding of quantitative analytical methods
  • Excellent Excel skills (VBA preferable)
  • Previous experience in data manipulation using SAS or SQL (coding a benefit)
  • Experience thinking in a strategic way, with an appreciation for the risk of business activities and associated potential
  • Confidence communicating effectively and concisely to a variety of departments and senior members of the team

SALARY AND BENEFITS

As Credit Risk Analyst you could earn up to £30,000 plus benefits and bonus.

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