Lead Credit Risk Portfolio Analyst

Job Title: Lead Credit Risk Portfolio Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
REF: 165446_1505987156
Contact Name: Luke Almond
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Analyst - Lead Credit Risk Analyst

Milton Keynes

To £60,000

I have just been briefed by a leading client in the Milton Keynes area for a number of credit risk requirements ranging from Analyst through to Lead Analyst level. My client are a leader within their area of the market and are looking for astute risk and analytically minded professionals to join the business and enhance their credit risk framework.

My client are offering successful candidates a long term career plan alongside industry leading training schemes where you can pick up tools such as R and Python or hands on modelling experience.

Role responsibilities:

You will be required to work independently to interpret, analyse and/or model data from a variety of sources in order to provide analytically sound solutions and judgements to senior management. You will work closely with various Senior Managers and Heads of Risk when presenting your recommendations and communicating your findings.

As a Risk professional at my client you will be involved in undertaking in depth portfolio analysis and taking accountability for the development/monitoring of various models, including stress testing models

If joining as a Lead Analyst you will be involved in mentoring junior analysts and have the chance to be fast tracked through to management

Required skills:

Analytical mindset - with hands on experience using SAS/SQL

Educated to Bachelors/Masters level in a numerate subject

Experience within Risk Strategy/Portfolio Management/Stress testing desirable

Experience within the Financial Services sector

Strong interpersonal skills


  • Salary up to £60,000
  • Industry leading benefits
  • Flexible benefits

Send your CV to Luke Almond ASAP to be considered for this opportunity.

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