Credit & Risk Analyst

Recruiter
Broadgate Search Ltd
Location
London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

My Financial Services Client are looking for a Credit & Risk Analyst. The role will support business development by deriving actionable insightful from the analysis of portfolio trends, customer behaviour and profitability.

  • Produce accurate and timely cyclical and ad-hoc reporting for the Credit & Risk Department and the wider business
  • Carry out thorough and detailed analysis on all reporting, adding value by identifying trends, summarising key points and making recommendations for improvement
  • Support the development of scoring models for risk and other applications
  • Deliver insightful analysis of customer behaviour and profitability, making recommendations for how we can add value to our customers and the business
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the Credit & Risk Department and the wider business through idea generation, and designing and conducting statistically valid tests to support any recommendations Carry out 'Champion vs. Challenger’ reporting and analysis

Required Skills

Essential

  • Strong Competency in SAS
  • Graduate in a numerate discipline such as mathematics, statistics, engineering or economics
  • Minimum of 12 months experience working in an analytical role
  • Excellent numeracy and analytical capability
  • Knowledge and understanding of data management, analysis and transformation
  • Advanced Excel spreadsheet skills
  • Active interest in statistical techniques and their application (e.g. Linear / logistic regression)
  • Ability to problem solve through 'train of thought’ analysis, showing high attention to detail
  • Good verbal and written communication skills enabling effective communication of outcomes
  • Able to work using their own initiative, to deadlines and under pressure

Desirable

  • Masters in statistics or operational research
  • Experience in a credit risk, financial services or regulated environment
  • Knowledge of financial services products

If you would like to know more please contact Sam Luxton