Senior Risk Analyst

Cardiff Permanent £27,000 - £32,000
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About Our Client

The client is has strong roots in Wales and has spent the last 3 years investing heavily into a finance & risk function right in the heart of the Capital City.

Job Description

As the Senior Risk Analyst you would be involved:

  • Develop new credit risk strategies - for example auto decision strategies, lending policies and collection strategies.
  • Review, analyse and enhance existing credit risk strategies.
  • Design, maintain and disclose credit strategy monitoring frameworks & controls, e.g. auto-decision, policy exceptions, DLAs, risk scorecards.
  • Support in the development of retail credit scoring models and scorecards.
  • Support in the alignment of retail policies
  • Assist with the implementation of risk strategies, models and policies into production.
  • Independently validate or evaluate analysis or strategies produced by others / external parties.
  • Support the Credit Strategy team, Country Risk teams, Finance, Pricing and other teams as appropriate with technical analytical expertise and consultancy.
  • Ensure on-going adherence to all relevant compliance regulations that may govern the business and complete all regulatory knowledge training, where applicable.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have:

  • University degree in quantitative or finance related subjects (Engineering, Finance, Maths, Statistics, Economics or related) or equivalent.

  • Analytical experience, preferably in retail risk management within the banking / financial services industry, or similar.

  • Background in credit score development, credit risk modelling & strategies, auto decision strategies, retail underwriting policy management, reporting, collection strategies, loss forecasting all beneficial.

  • Competent in the use of SAS / WPS (Base, Macros), Tableau and MS Excel.

  • Functional use of MS Office; use of Visual Basic is beneficial.

What's on Offer

The successful Senior Risk Analyst will:

  • Be Based in South Wales, Cardiff
  • Received £27,000- £32,000 DOE
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Pension
Rianne O'Grady
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+44 2920 643 482

Job summary

Financial Services
Sub Sector
Business Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Rianne O'Grady
Consultant phone
+44 2920 643 482
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