Lead Credit Risk Strategy Analyst

£40,000 | Leeds | Permanent
Posted 1 month ago

Lead Credit Risk Strategy Analyst | Lead Credit risk Analyst | Portfolio Risk Analyst | Leeds | £33,000 to £40,000 bonus & benefits

Our client, a financial services provider based in Leeds is looking for a talented lead analyst to join their growing Credit Risk team. The Lead Analyst will have the opportunity to develop themselves and others in a high performance team, focusing on unsecured credit risk strategy and portfolio management. The lead risk analyst will be responsible for end to end strategy development projects and have the opportunity to mentor more junior members of the team.

As a Senior Credit Risk Analyst you will:
• Drive portfolio profitability across cards, loans and current accounts; balance risk and reward to support the business’s growth agenda whilst maintaining control of credit quality and performance.
• Optimise new and existing customer credit decisions, setting credit policy and developing strategies to this effect.
• Provide insight to and set expectation for portfolio and segment trends through targeted analysis, forecasting and the development of regular MI.
• Support the development of analysts within the wider credit team.
• Take ownership of credit initiatives; liaising with stakeholders, ensure all decisions satisfy risk appetite and managing controlled delivery.

What do you need to apply?

• At least 3 years of analytics experience in personal / retail financial services
• Tangible experience of credit risk strategy analysis
• Strong SAS / SQL skills
• Extensive programming, database extraction and reporting experience
• Strong communication and presentation skills.
• An excellent academic history with at least a 2:1 degree in a numerical subject and strong A Levels.

To discuss this opportunity to work for a major player in the banking industry, who have a reputation for being at the forefront of data rich strategic projects and technology, please contact matt.worsley@itqanalytics.com or apply online

SAS / Risk Strategy / Credit risk / strategy analytics

For more information about this role, please contact:

Matt Worsley

0161 237 0045

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