Credit Risk Manager - SAS

London, London
£55,000 - £65,000 per annum
14 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Credit Risk Manager
Location: London
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Job type: Full time

Our company client is an exciting Tier 1 Financial services brand who are currently looking to recruit a skilled and tenacious Credit Risk Manager to be part of the team office based in Zone 1 London. The successful applicant will be mainly responsible for leading and shaping the consumer/mortgage lending portfolio risk teams. The role holder will ensure the development, execution and monitoring of the new secured and unsecured loans and credit facilities whilst also being required to make recommendations for changes to models, lending policy and various processes.

Major duties for this position will involve:

* Analysis of consumer and mortgage lending portfolios
* Identify and develop acquisition credit risk strategies
* Use analysis to identify opportunities to improve the outcome of automated and manual decisions
* Maintain relationships with other areas of the business
* Manage a team of highly skilled credit risk analysts
* Provide insight on the various portfolios
* Support the in depth understanding of the profile and trends in the various portfolios.

Background and key competencies required:

* Proven experience managing teams of Credit Risk Analysts
* In depth understanding of the consumer and mortgage lending portfolios within the FS sector
* Experience developing acquisition risk strategies
* Strong SAS experience- experience working with large data sets
* Ability to manage and motivate others
* This role would suit a current Credit Risk Manager or Assistant manager who is looking to progress their career within an organisation who heavily invest in their staff or a lead analyst looking to take on further management experience and grow their career.

Keywords: SAS, SQL, Risk, Analytics, Customer Insight, Manager, Head, Director, Senior, Analyst, Propensity, Model, Regression, CHAID, Credit Risk, IRB, Portfolio, Unsecured, Secured, Bank, Finance, IFRS

Please send an up-to-date copy of your CV to be considered for this position.