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Credit Risk Analyst

Job Title: Credit Risk Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Maidenhead, Berkshire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 12 Months
REF: CRA - RS_1531471809
Contact Name: Racquel Smith
Contact Email: Racquel.Smith@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Job Context

Working for a telecoms company, predominantly this person will be responsible for interpreting information provided by the team, and based on this information present and make recommendations to senior management.

It is a lead role where they will be the main link into the Sales and Marketing teams, will also manage 1 direct report who is a Credit Analyst. The overall team has 19 people.

The Role:

  • Regular communication with all business areas (mainly Sales, Marketing and Fraud) and the channel partners
  • Analyse and interpret credit policies in order to make recommendations
  • Budget, forecast and reforecast Credit Risk Opex
  • Involved in the future planning of campaign activity
  • Involvement in ad-hoc projects
  • To provide recommendations and insight based on analysis
  • Manage key performance objectives
  • Mentor and develop team members, will , manage 1 direct report who is a credit analyst

Requirements:

  • Excellent written and verbal comms
  • Experience of leading a team or mentoring junior members of a team
  • Analytical approach to problem solving
  • Intermediate Excel skills (Pivot tables, v-lookup, formulas)
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • No finance qualifications required
  • Open to background - Ideally insurance/asset finance/finance/credit risk - The current team come from various industries e.g. Leaseplan, Capita.

Key Additional Info

  • There is flexibility to work from home one day a week (not Tuesdays as they have to be onsite for the weekly sales meeting).
  • Due to the team being split between Maidenhead and Glasgow, there will be the occasional (3-4 time a year) travel to Glasgow for team events.
  • This is more of a fluffy role, it's a lot more about the softer skills.

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