Credit Risk Analyst

Bolton, Greater Manchester
£24,000 to £29,000
13 Nov 2017
13 Dec 2017
Experience Level
Contract Type
Full time

As a Credit Risk Analyst, you will assist in the monitoring, evaluating, communicating, testing and reporting on all aspects of the credit strategies and scorecard/decision systems to support the store card business.

The Client: A well-established retail business with some major UK high street brands.

This Client does not provide sponsorship.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement and monitor the Credit Risk Strategies
  • Monitor relevant strategies and scorecard/decision systems through appropriate reporting
  • Ensure the accuracy of reports through appropriate checking and validation
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of reporting using appropriate tools
  • Analyse and interpret reports in line with business requirements
  • Identify areas for business improvement and assist in their implementation
  • Assist in the implementation and testing of new strategies/scorecard/decision systems
  • Assist in the upkeep of documentation of the relevant strategies and scorecard/decision systems
  • Effectively communicate within/between own team and other functions

Key Requirements:

  • Proficient in Excel
  • Proven experience of SAS / SQL / SPSS / VBA Programming skills
  • Financial services experience including FCA or regulated environment
  • Previous credit risk experience (preferably within a retail or credit card organisation)
  • A good communicator
  • Analytical Thinker / Good Problem Solver / Attention to Detail
  • Ability to access information from a variety of sources and accurately interpret results of reports produced.
  • Good graduate in a numerate discipline (ideally mathematics or statistics)