Senior Credit Risk Analyst

Reed Technology
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
£40k - £45k pa + Additional Benefits
12 Jul 2017
20 Jul 2017
Senior Credit Risk/Scorecard Analyst Cardiff £40,000 - £45,000 Additional Benefits Are you an experienced Credit Risk/Scorecard Analyst looking to further your career in a market leading company? Based in the Cardiff City Centre, the team is currently experiencing an exciting transition period. My client is recruiting a Senior Analyst who will have the opportunity to work on a full range of projects which will be incorporated into the whole credit risk lifecycle. As well as project diversity, they are also committed to investing in training for all analysts so that they can develop the most capable credit risk team. You will enjoy a fantastic benefits package ranging from a first rate pension scheme, discount shopping, additional perks such as extra days off for special occasions and much more in between. Please note that candidates must successfully complete a credit check prior to attending an interview. JOB DESCRIPTION The role will involve playing a leading role in the Scorecard team in building and maintaining scorecards and other statistical models. Further responsibilities will include producing reports on scorecard performance and other management information as and when required. There is a broad role remit with potential to cover different portfolios (secured and unsecured) and including (but not limited to) application modelling, credit risk modelling, stress testing and portfolio optimisation. Responsibilities: - Be responsible for the development and maintenance of scorecards - Production of reports including scorecard monitoring and management information - Taking ownership of assigned projects and support of the Credit Risk and Scorecard manager - Identify areas for improvement, and be prepared to challenge - Help in responding to specific requests from other stakeholders, and communicating your results with staff from multiple functions across the business - Maintain awareness of developments across the business and understand how you can contribute to this - Assist with the training and supervision of junior analysts - Undertake any other reasonable tasks as and when requested by Line Manager. Selection Criteria Essential:- - Experience in a Credit Risk role developing scorecards/models - SAS coding skills - Strong reporting and analytical skills - Sound decision making and judgment skills - Works on own initiative - Attention to detail and accuracy of work - Able to remain calm under pressure and in a busy environment - Excellent IT skills in Excel If you would like to apply for this role or find out some more information then please send your CV to Alistair.Cairns- Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided.