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Credit Risk Analyst - Manchester, Lancashire, United Kingdom, M21 0


An established household name business, recently becoming part of one of the UK's largest retailers and offering a range of financial products. Currently looking for two Credit Risk Analysts to focus on credit risk strategies within the store card business.

Offering an excellent basic salary of up to £45,000, as well as good benefits including up to 20% bonus, 22 days' annual leave, company discounts on major brands and a matched pension up to 7.5%.

Location: North Greater Manchester

This Client does not provide sponsorship.

Key Responsibilities of the Credit Risk Analyst:

  • Develop, implement and monitor credit risk strategies
  • Evaluate, test and report on scorecard/decision systems
  • Liaise effectively with internal and external contacts - colleagues, teams, Collections Manager, third party suppliers, etc.
  • Analyse and interpret complex information
  • Identify areas of business improvement and make recommendations
  • Support and mentor team members

Ideal knowledge and experience for the Credit Risk Analyst role:

  • Credit Risk experience is essential
  • SAS, SQL or SPSS knowledge
  • Strong excel skills
  • Scorecard development experience is desirable
  • Have been involved in projects
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong commercial awareness