Commercial Senior Analyst, Credit Risk - Edinburgh

Job type:
on-site
Start:
ASAP
Duration:
6 months
From:
IDPP
Place:
Midlothian
Date:
11/09/2016
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
project ID:
1235238

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  • 6 months, Likely to be extended
  • 350£day
  • credit cards, banking experience

What will you be doing in the role?

  • Building models for credit risk and marketing, helping to optimise a range of objectives from customer acquisition to pricing
  • Working with a range of techniques - regression, propensity, similar statistical techniques
  • Spotting new opportunities for improvement, ensuring that models are up-to-date and fit for purpose
  • Presenting and liaising with senior managers and heads of departments
  • Taking ownership of projects
  • Continually honing your technical skills with a view to progressing your career

What are we looking for?

  • Strong analytical mind, ideally with a degree in Maths, Statistics, Operational Research, Computer Science, or a similar quantitative subject
  • Ability to analyse and interpret data, and provide meaningful recommendations - tell a story from the data!
  • Commercial experience of statistical modelling techniques, ideally in a financial environment.
  • Skills with SAS, SQL, Excel, SPSS, Stata, or similar statistical software would be very desirable
  • Understanding of customer insight/credit risk decision making processes - decision trees, risk appetites, etc

If you have the required skills and abilities please reply with an up-to-date CV for more details. Client offers excellent career progression and development.