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Credit Risk Analyst

  • Job
    Full-time
    Junior & Mid Level
  • Banking & Finance
  • Manchester

AI generated summary

  • You must be highly analytical, degree educated, self-motivated, with strong communication skills. Previous Credit Risk experience, SQL/SAS skills, and Excel proficiency are essential. Accuracy and attention to detail are vital.
  • You will analyze credit risk data, create reports, support strategy changes, and collaborate on projects to ensure lending strategies are effective. Advanced SQL and SAS skills are a must.

Requirements

  • Highly analytical with strong technical skills
  • Degree level educated, ideally in a numerate discipline
  • Previous experience of working as an analyst in a Credit Risk team
  • Self-Motivated and reliable
  • Strong communication skills
  • Accurate with a high attention to detail
  • Logical thinker
  • SQL and/or SAS skills are essential
  • Use of Microsoft excel, including lookups, pivots and charts

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for undertaking complex ad-hoc analysis, providing conclusions and recommendations to support the Credit Risk team
  • Provide support in the planning, testing and implementation of strategy changes within the credit risk decision engine
  • Responsible for the accurate and timely production of regular MI, including insight into these reports for senior management
  • Create and undertake analysis to monitor the groups lending strategies and risk decision systems to ensure these are working as expected
  • Representing the Credit Risk team across cross-functional projects
  • Develop an understanding of the Financial Services key metrics and Credit Risk Key Risk Indicators and how changes in these can affect N Brown performance
  • Develop existing SQL and SAS skills to an advanced level

FAQs

What qualifications are needed for the Credit Risk Analyst role at N Brown?

The ideal candidate for the Credit Risk Analyst role at N Brown should be highly analytical with strong technical skills. They should be degree level educated, ideally in a numerate discipline, and have previous experience working as an analyst in a Credit Risk team. SQL and/or SAS skills are essential for this role.

What are the responsibilities of a Credit Risk Analyst at N Brown?

The responsibilities of a Credit Risk Analyst at N Brown include undertaking complex ad-hoc analysis, providing recommendations to support the Credit Risk team, supporting in the planning and implementation of strategy changes, producing regular MI reports, monitoring lending strategies and risk decision systems, and representing the Credit Risk team in cross-functional projects.

What benefits are offered to Credit Risk Analysts at N Brown?

Benefits for Credit Risk Analysts at N Brown include hybrid working, 24 days holiday (+ 8 bank holidays), annual bonus scheme, enhanced maternity and adoption leave, company pension with up to 8% N Brown contribution, mental health support, financial wellbeing support, colleague discounts, onsite café with subsidised rates, paid volunteer time, and more.

Where is the N Brown Head Office located?

The N Brown Head Office is located in the Northern Quarter in Manchester City Centre. The office is easily accessible by train, tram, or bus, and is surrounded by cafes, bars, and restaurants.

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Industry
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Employees
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Mission & Purpose

We are a Top 10 UK clothing and footwear digital retailer, with a home proposition, serving our customers across a portfolio of retail brands including JD Williams, Simply Be and Jacamo. Our ambition is to become the most inclusive retailer in the UK across fashion and home, which is relevant and accessible to all. Our Financial Services offering supports our accessibility by helping customers to spread the cost of shopping with us. Our Manchester grown business celebrates a heritage spanning over 160 years and we currently employ over 1,800 people across the UK.