Senior Risk Analyst - Central London

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Risk Analyst - Central London
Up to £45,000 + Excellent Benefits Package

THE COMPANY

This is a unique opportunity to join a company going through a period of significant change and growth, giving individuals the opportunities to learn and develop new skills, work with the latest versions of analytical tools and features, and be part of an organisation that is pushing the boundaries within consumer finance. They are part of a World class solution with £40m invested across their infrastructure programme, revolutionising the way the brand works
Their vision is to move away from legacy, traditional high street banking, and offer consumers products and services which are fast paced, innovative and market leading, which requires their analytical capability to be at the centre of their decision-making
They seek bright, confident, exceptional candidates which are driven, focused and passionate about what they do.
This opportunity would suit someone looking for projects in a dynamic environment which follows fin-tech strategies and methodologies

THE ROLE & THE TEAM

The main focus of the business area is Credit Risk Modelling, Systems and Data and Forecasting & Stress Testing
They believe their people make the business and understand the highly competitive market for quantitative skills. As such, they are heavily invested in offering structure, recognition and a future
The team's focus is to continue to measure risk for the brand, continue to run controls and systems, and maintain effective model suite whilst going through the migration strategy
As there is little room for error, they seek passionate and confident analysts willing to roll their sleeves up - for this, employees are rewarded with a great benefits scheme and succession plans
In terms of tech and systems; they have leading edge capability with a cutting edge SAS tool kit, with best in class systems

The good news for people coming into this function is there is a broad role remit, with the potential to cover all portfolios and model types
The company's design and build is more advanced that most of their competitors offering analysts and distinct advantage
Analyst's tasks and responsibilities are not compartmentalised, offering the modelling teams strong engagement with stakeholders
They are flexible with moving teams within modelling and across Decision Science, allowing analysts to gain maximum exposure to the lifecycle

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

Strong experience in a Credit Risk role within either telecoms, financial services or utilities
Experience in developing scorecards / models advantageous
SAS coding skills
Strong reporting and analytical skills
Experience in monitoring and developing behavioural strategies
Good communication skills both internally & externally
Good ability writing coherent and complex business specifications
Understanding or the ability to pick up the operational & commercial dynamics of a company going through a period of change/migration

THE BENEFITS:

  • Bonus
    * Pension
    * Health care
    * Flexible Working Hours
    * Generous allowance to spend on lifestyle benefits

HOW TO APPLY:
Please register your interest by sending your CV via the Apply link on this page

KEYWORDS:
Capital Impairment Stress Testing Risk Management SAS Scorecard