Senior Commercial Risk Reward Analyst

Competitive | Edinburgh | Permanent
Posted 11 months ago

Senior Commercial Analyst
Edinburgh | Permanent | Competitive

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Commercial Risk Reward Analyst within a major, fast paced and innovative Financial Services organisation within a dynamic analytics function based in Edinburgh. The role is focusing on credit risk strategy, ad hoc analysis and helping support the development of credit card and current account initiatives.

The primary responsibilities of the Senior Risk Analyst will involve:
• Support risk initiatives regarding card acquisition, conversion rates and promotional pricing.
• Regularly reviewing industry benchmarking for Credit Cards, tracking performances of challenger strategies and being able to identify areas of opportunity and concern.
• Provide ad hoc reporting and analysis into portfolio and strategy performance.
• Strong understanding of risk aspects evaluating data on credit card debit and economic downturn scenarios.
• Understanding the approaches of risk based pricing, financial forecasting, provisioning, collections and present value modelling.

The successful Senior Risk Analyst will likely have the following skills and experience:
• Tangible experience in a financial services or other regulated environment with the necessary analytical skills gained from other industries.
• Knowledge of PCA data sources, product knowledge and credit bureau data sources.
• Solid practical SAS and MS Excel experience to extract and manipulate complex datasets.
• Excellent communication skills to be able to build and manage relationships with key stakeholders across the business.
• Strong NPV modelling and risk strategy approaches to modelling as well as managing and forecasting P&L.
• Ability to drive insight around data and statistical analysis.

To enquire further or to register your interest in this exciting opportunity, please email

For more information about this role, please contact:

Georgia Gregoriou
0161 237 0021

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