Risk Analyst

Ascendant Recruitment
Northampton, UK
15 Jul 2019
23 Jul 2019
Job Role
Risk Manager
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Newly qualified, Qualified
Risk Analyst Northampton £28,000 Our client is looking to recruit a Risk Analyst. A graduate with a strong quantitative degree - Maths, Stats, Physics, Economics or related subject. To work as a member of the Model Development Team within the UK Risk Analytics Unit. Technologies used in this role include Teradata, SQL and SAS and SPSS. The key accountabilities/responsibilities Model creation and monitoring Build new compliant ratings tools to improve regulatory coverage and improved business information. Monitor rating tools in line with standards and ensure model development plan is aligned to tracking results Data Gathering Provide technical support to extract and transform internal and external data to enable data aggregation, default definition, factor generation and Masterfile creation Business Intelligence Contribute to teams understanding of the customer journey (application processes, credit management processes, customer segmentation etc) and seek to exploit and retain knowledge associated with it Skills development Proactively seek and contribute to the internal skills development program. Strategic and management Candidate Specification A degree (minimum 2:1) - Maths, Stats, Physics, Economics or related subject Proven ability to articulate and document technical concepts and analysis Experience communicating complex material to a non-technical audience Strong problem solving ability If this sounds like you, please apply today. Ascendant Recruitment is one of Milton Keynes and Northampton's leading recruitment businesses. We support job seekers in Administration, Customer Service, Human Resources, & Finance positions. Ascendant Recruitment operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment. For more information on our current temporary, contract and permanent positions please visit, like & follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to get back to you within 48 hours. However, your application will be reviewed by a consultant as quickly as possible and if you are shortlisted we will aim to call you within two working days. If you do not receive a call please do not be despondent. Typically only one candidate can be successful per role Please apply for any future roles in the same way. Good luck