Credit Risk Analyst - Star Personnel Recruitment (Pty) Ltd, Cape Town

  • Cape Town
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Banking, Finance
  • Posted by Star Personnel Recruitment (Pty) Ltd on Wednesday, January 15, 2020
  • Reference: 1643598
  • Apply before Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 52 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Star Personnel Recruitment (Pty) Ltd

Your role will be to contribute to the management of the client’s Credit Risk by providing information and analytical support for the effective monitoring and control of risk exposure for a suite of consumer lending portfolios.



·      Production of risk reports as part of the monthly risk reporting processes

·      Perform standard and ad-hoc statistical analysis to investigate trends and to support credit risk decisions

·      Undertake analysis to determine the impact of strategy changes to areas of application and account management strategies

·      Present ideas via reports and presentations, outline findings and make recommendations for improvements to business stakeholders

·      Investigate data integrity issues, test assumptions and validate analytical results, ensuring accuracy and sensitivity of findings

·      Run statistical models to forecast portfolio risk and monitor trends

·      Test the implementation of strategy changes to live decisioning systems

·      Assist with scorecard monitoring

Candidate Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

·      A Bachelor’s qualification in Commerce, Science, or Humanities with a focus on Statistics, IT, Economics, Mathematics, or similar is preferred

·      >3 years’ experience in the following:

§  Credit risk analysis on lending products

§  Data manipulation and analysis using SAS, SQL or other data analysis tools

§  Bad debt provisioning techniques

·      Strong analytical and problem solving skills are essential

·      Good planning and organisation skills

·      Must be able to manage deadlines

·      Attention to detail and commitment to delivery is vital

·      Quality control of output data

·      Compilation of reports based on information retrieved and analysed

·      Strong ability to interpret data, communicate this to and influence key stakeholders

Apply before Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 52 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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About Star Personnel Recruitment (Pty) Ltd

Star Personnel Recruitment was established in 1986 and has become a well respected name in the recruitment and selection of top talent for a carefully selected number of the most sought after employers in South Africa. Having a reputation for expertly matching candidates based on skills, personality and attitude while treating all applicants in a confidential and professional manner.

With one of the most sophisticated and comprehensive recruitment databases in the industry, as well as a team of Senior Consultants constantly scouring the market for stars, Star Personnel takes the guesswork out of appointing top staff.