Lead Data Analyst (SAS, Proc SQL, Excel, BCBS239)

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
Northampton
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
LEAD DATA ANALYST (SAS, PROC SQL, EXCEL, BCBS239)
FINANCIAL SERVICES PROVIDER
NORTHAMPTON
£50,000 + BONUS + PACKAGE

A global financial sercvices provider are looking for a lead data analyst with a strong SAS background to join their credit risk department to support strategic data projects as well as improve the data infrastructure within this business area. This would include defining data requirements for a range of projects such as BCBS239.

THE COMPANY

This company is a global FS provider offering services across personal, corporate and investment banking as well as credit cards and wealth management

THE ROLE

If you were to be successful in your application for this Lead Data Analyst (SAS, Proc SQL, Excel, BCBS239), your responsibilities would include:

Reporting and Data Analysis (60%)

* Ensuring strategy and portfolio activity are accurately tracked, monitor and controlled as well as identifying opportunities to improve existing reporting and where appropriate provide details for data enhancements needed
* Reviewing and rebuilding existing processes;; enhancing the existing feeds into the BCBS239 compliant solution
* Managing the methods for testing solutions against the requirements (use case, test scenarios and scripts)

Stakeholder Management and leadership

* Providing clear and concise analysis to help define data requirements for project related work and facilitating the delivery of data projects whilst validating the data infrastructure along the way
* Engaging and supporting various project work streams, working closely with various teams such as IT, SME's, solution architects, BA's and managers

Risk and Control

* Embed controls for the data, compliance, for other regulatory projects (BSBS239)
* Ensure governance standards are maintained as well as an awareness of risk oversight responsibilities and ensuring the necessary control evidence is stored and available for inspection

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

In order for your application for the Lead Data Analyst (SAS, Proc SQL, Excel, BCBS239) role to be successful you will need;

* Strong analytical skills and attention to detail from prior experience of advanced data analysis
* Excellent experience of data analysis and manipulation using SAS (SAS base coding) and SQL (Proc SQL is adequate)
* Excellent Excel skills - ideally VBA but not a necessity
* Experience resolving data quality or integrity issues and working in a highly governed environment with high volumes of sensitive data - eg BCBS239, IFRS9 etc
* A good understanding of reconciliation requirements and implementation within compliant solution

HOW TO APPLY

If you are interested in this Lead Data Analyst (SAS, Proc SQL, Excel, BCBS239) , role please apply via this site.

KEYWORDS

SAS, Base SAS, SQL, PROC SQL, Analysis, Risk, Reporting, BCBS239, Data Analysis, Financial services, Risk Analysis