Credit Risk Analyst

09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

As a Credit Risk Analyst you will provided analytic support for our asset and consumer debt portfolio valuation activities. This role will be excellent for someone with prior exposure to statistics and basic financial concepts (such as NPV), good problem solving skills, and a desire to solve challenging problems

The Client- A growing FS business based in Leeds.

This Client does not provide sponsorship.

The role-

•Using proprietary tools and models, and in close partnership with our sales/business development and operational teams to calculate asset prices, analyse supply and demand dynamics, and model operational performance
•Working collaboratively with the broader pricing team to complete well-reasoned and robust pricing analyses of consumer debt portfolios
•Partnering with operational staff to understand portfolio servicing strategies and incorporate the results into modelling and valuation work
•Providing analytic support for ongoing operational initiatives and projects
•Collecting, organising and analysing a wide variety of data to support ongoing modelling and operational work
•Presenting analytic results to the company’s Investment Committee and senior leaders

Key Requirements-

•Undergraduate degree in business or a quantitative science (e.g., economics, math, finance) with coursework in statistics preferred
•Relevant work experience in a financial services, technical or medical field
•Basic working knowledge (or better) of Base SAS and/or SAS/STAT, likely obtained through prior work experience conducting data analysis, reporting, and/or modelling
•Proficiency with MS Office, especially Excel
•Ability to work autonomously and in groups, and solid verbal and written communication skills
•Ability to work to tight deadlines and prioritise work
•Stakeholder management
•Team player who is dedicated to achieving goals