Portfolio Risk Analyst paying up to £40k with sizeable annual bonus required by a reputable financial organisation which holds a highly regarded global presence. The Portfolio Risk Analyst will be an integral part of the Credit Risk Department with responsibilities including analysis of the automated decisioning system and the ability to detect trends and developments that will increase risk and report their findings back to the Sales and Business Development teams.
The successful Portfolio Risk Analyst will have a truly analytical mind that will aid in the assessment of how effective current data sources are, which techniques should be used with the aim of improving the overall data collection methods. They will be responsible for reporting back their findings to staff at all levels including senior members and the wider organisation so a knack for being able to present findings in non-technical terms is key. The successful candidate will be confident in their own abilities to identify where improvements can be made based on their findings and have an individual passion for the latest relevant techniques and technologies.
The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast-paced, busy environment where no two days are the same and they will be ready to perform to the best of their ability at the drop of a hat. They will be personable, have excellent communication skills, and able to explain the mechanics of data analysis to colleagues across the board.
Relevant Skills and Experience:
-Skilled in database integration and analysis tools (Hadoop, SQL, SAS)
-Exceptional knowledge of Excel and/or VBA
-Experienced at working with Risk automated decisioning systems (BRE)
-Ability to form meaningful relationships with staff at every level of business
-Experience within a similar role within the financial or leasing sector.
This is a great opportunity for a professional with a real passion for data to show off their skills within a sought after industry. Apply now.