Lead Credit Risk Analyst - East Midlands

Location: East Midlands, England Salary:
Sector: Business Intelligence & Data Analytics , Risk Type: Permanent

Senior Credit Risk Strategy Analysts x2


East Midlands

Real Staffing is currently working closely with our client, a leading financial institution with an excellent reputation as an employer, to assist them in the recruitment of an additional 2 people into their Credit Risk team based in the East Midlands.

This role will provide the successful candidate with ongoing challenge, as well as exposure across Credit Risk. In the role, you will take responsibility for the development of Credit Risk Strategies that are in-line with the overall strategy of the business. This will involve analysing large volumes of data (£10bn+ lending, 1 million+ potential annual acquisitions) to best manage risk across the portfolio and how best to make decisions across the book whilst maintain attractive propositions with customers best interests at the fore.

To be successful in your application for this role, you need to be able offer a number of years experience working in a Credit Risk environment with good conceptual thinking and analytical capabilities that will allow you to optimise strategies. Alternatively you may have gained transferable skills in a marketing analytics/strategy environment and be keen to move into credit risk. Working with large datasets you will distil information that predicts customer behaviours, mastering decision trees, regressions, scorecards, and other modelling techniques will be critical to refine this into insight and action.

SAS knowledge (or SQL, R or other similar tools) will be needs, alongside a strong appreciation of statistical techniques. Previous experience in a consumer lending environment beneficial.

If you want the opportunity to work as part of a well regarded team, that offers a history of providing future progression, then this is the role for you. For more information on the role, please contact Ben Halfpenny on 0161 817 7805 or via the links below.

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