Senior Analyst - Credit Strategy - SAS/SQL

  • Job Reference: 25184372-2
  • Date Posted: 11 January 2017
  • Recruiter: Harnham
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Start Date: Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 EST

Job Description

Senior Analyst - Credit Strategy - SAS/SQLBristolUp to £40,000 + benefits An opportunity for a Senior Risk Strategy Analyst with strong SAS experience has become available for a fast paced team within a growing bank. This is an exciting role for a self-starter looking to be part of a team that are constantly looking for ways to innovate. THE ROLEAs Senior Credit Strategy Analyst you will undertake data-driven analysis using statistical tools like SAS to drive insight into product performance and optimise strategies. Additionally, you will play a pivotal role in communicating the outcomes of your findings and proposals to team leaders and other key stakeholders. This is a role where you will be constantly challenged to provide unique and constantly evolving strategies. Key responsibilities: You will use empirical, analytical and statistical techniques to generate loss rate expectations and scenarios to aid in valuation forecasting as well as influencing the direction of the agendaYou will use this insight to formulate proposals to address areas of weakness and to optimise portfolio performanceYou will deliver these findings and proposed strategy changes to team leaders and various stakeholders in a clear, concise and effective mannerYou will be involved in influencing on-going communications with key senior business stakeholders YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE Educated to a degree level with at least a 2:1 in a numerate subject (maths, statistics, economics), having evidenced a strong academic performance throughoutProven Credit Risk Strategy experience for a leading FS company A well-developed understanding of quantitative analytical methodsExcellent Excel skills (VBA preferable)Strong experience in data manipulation and analysis using SAS or SQL Confidence communicating effectively and concisely to a variety of departments and senior members of the team SALARY AND BENEFITSAs Senior Credit Strategy Analyst you could earn up to £40,000 alongside a very comprehensive benefits package which includes competitive pension, bonus, gym and health care. CONTACTTo apply for this role, please submit your interest by pressing 'Apply Now' on this page. For further information please contact Charlie at Harnham. -