Credit Risk Specialist - BCBS239 - Tier 1 Banking - Leeds

Job Title: Credit Risk Specialist - BCBS239 - Tier 1 Banking - Leeds
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH14285_1488557890
Contact Name: Sarah Spooner
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 03, 2017 16:18

Job Description

Contract SAS Credit Risk Analyst required for Tier 1 Bank in Leeds to aid with key financial and regulatory transformation project for BCBS239. This role sits within and plays a key part in supporting Data Strategy & Modelling during a period of adaptation and flux and will give the successful analyst exposure across multiple areas and stakeholders. This role is also a clear

Key Aspects of the role include:

  • Requirements gathering and analysis to define possible holes in documentation to prompt action.
  • Working to create data definitions with Key Stakeholders across the business.
  • Developing Credit Risk Models in line with new standards.
  • Participating in code reviews and supporting more junior analysts.
  • Develop new SAS modelling processes in line with new data platforms.
  • Guide the strategy and process of the BCBS239 Plan.

Key Requirements:

  • Experienced within large scale data risk projects.
  • Understanding of the change management lifecycle.
  • Ability to apply and understand high level analytics using SAS, including packages such as Enterprise Guide, visual analytics etc.
  • Experience in supporting junior analysts and managing team strategy.
  • Understanding of relational databases, risk systems, architecture and concepts.
  • Knowledge of BCBS239.

This is a truly rare opportunity to have such a key stake within a project of this scale and importance on a project basis. If you would like to hear more about this role or to discuss your career with a specialist consultant please get in touch.