Senior Credit Risk Analyst - SAS - Leeds

Recruiter
Aspire Date Recruitment
Location
Leeds
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & benefits packagetxtSalaryFrom=30000
Posted
18 Apr 2017
Closes
18 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title:                             Senior Credit Risk Analyst
Location:                             Leeds
Salary:                                  £30,000 - £40,000 + bonus & benefits 

An expanding analytics consultancy has opportunities for experienced Risk Analysts to join their London-based team.

The Role 

- Play a lead role in the analytical delivery of projects.
- Data extraction with the SAS programming language
- Analysis of data with the ability to interpret the results within a financial environment
- Building statistical models using the SAS programming language and Excel from first principles
- Building financial models using the SAS programming language and Excel
- Supporting consultants and projects through reporting of data analytics and modelling using Excel, Word or PowerPoint
- Production and upkeep of internal models and toolkits using Excel, VBA and the SAS programming language
- Support project team in client engagement e.g. meetings, conference calls, etc.
- Embedding latest risk techniques and academic thinking within the company through research

 Candidate Profile 

- At least one year’s experience in a technical role within retail financial services, ideally this will be in retail credit risk, however other candidate experience will be considered
- Experience of manipulating and analysing large and complex data using SAS and Excel
- Experience of building and apply statistical models in retail lending
- Experience in writing reports and presenting results to management
- Educated to degree level in mathematics, statistics, econometrics or related discipline