Parallel Consulting

Parallel Consulting City of London, UK
Full time
Senior Credit Risk Analyst Location: Central Bank station, London Remuneration: Salary £60,000 + Bonus + Pension Permanent Company Description: My client is an exciting niche lender located within the financial heart of London in the square mile. Working with varied portfolios and risk within consumer lending products. You will work within a cross-functional team with exposure to advanced analytical techniques and senior stakeholder management. Along with learning and development opportunities, you will be working with some of the best minds within the analytical market. On top of this, my client pays one of the best packages within the market. Key responsibilities & accountability: Required to work with competence in the optimisation of borrowing alongside the development of new data sources for analysis and Application of forward-thinking analytics and data mining techniques to determine customer wishes. Generate a strategy on how to best implement the most up-to-date regulation requirements. Oversight of portfolio analytics and insight into the idle potential in portfolios and presenting such opportunities. Furthermore, inspecting data to find trends, forecast performance and offer insightful recommendations. Peer review of colleagues to support analyst development within the team. Requirements: Strong strategic analytical skills within the credit risk function of retail financial services. Minimum of 2 years. Solid knowledge of SAS/SQL/Excel with use within a practical environment having manipulated and handled data alongside generating reports within the financial sector. A clear and logical approach to problem-solving with a high attention to detail. Excellent oral and written communication skills. With knowledge of credit rating agency characteristics. Desirable: Masters or PhD Scorecard cut-off and tactical optimisation Experience in credit analytics working with consumer lending products Knowledge of other programs/analytical tools (Python, R, Tableau) Parallel Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.