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Senior Credit Risk Manager - London, United Kingdom,


Senior Credit Risk Manager - Acquisition Strategy
£120,000 + Competitive Benefits

A successful challenger bank is seeking a Senior Credit Risk Manager or Head of Credit Risk with experience developing and optimising Credit Risk Strategies to join a fast growing lender at the cutting edge of lending. The role offers ownership over development and optimisation of new business and wider lifecycle stratgies. This is a fast paced role that will allow you to learn and grow in a dynamic environment managing a team of managers and analysts. You'll also be responsible for improving the yield from the data, optimising processes and managing relationships with data suppliers.

This is the chance to make a big impact in a growing lender.


  • Manager a small team of Credit Risk Managers and Analyts performing analysis, driving insights and developing strategies
  • Own analytics behind data driven Acquisition and wider lifecycle strategies
  • Analyse current strategies and work proactively to optimise strategies and portfolio performance
  • Work with stakeholders to improve data and model use and strategies
  • Manage relationships with credit data agencies
  • Work closely with marketing and insights, operational and technology teams
  • Be a leader within the business


  • Experience designing, developing and implementing strategies in a Credit Risk environment
  • Experience in Cards is ideal
  • Involvement or knowledge of the scorecards and Credit Risk decision models preferred
  • Strong SAS or SQL skills are highly desirable; programming experience in R or Python may compensate for lack of SAS and SQL
  • Highly numerate degree required


  • £120,000
  • Drive the strategic direction of an establisedh but growiing tech based challenger bank


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Credit Risk Analysis, Portfolio Analysis, SAS, SQL, Retail Banking, Strategy, Commercial, Acquisitions Strategy, New Business Strategy, Loan Optimisation, Collections Strategy, Existing Customer Management, Portfolio Analytics, Product Strategy, Digital Optimisation, Marketing Analytics