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CREDIT RISK ANALYST – gain Strategy Development experience with leading Retailer – CAPE TOWN, Salary negotiable

Job Title: CREDIT RISK ANALYST – gain Strategy Development experience with leading Retailer – CAPE TOWN, Salary negotiable
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cape Town
Salary: Negotiable
Contact Name: Gary Silbermann
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 12, 2018 12:26

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity for a CREDIT RISK ANALYST to gain client-side STRATEGY DEVELOPMENT, PREDICTIVE MODELING & ANALYTICS experience with a leading RETAILER.

Based in CAPE TOWN this CREDIT RISK ANALYST role offers a competitive salary based on experience.

One of the most successful and best performing RETAIL businesses with a strong RISK AND ANALYTICS Team who manage aspects of building Risk Models, Analysis and Insight Delivery, and Strategy Development across the Retail Credit lifecycle.

As CREDIT RISK ANALYST you will join a team focused on STRATEGY DEVELOPMENT, DATA MODELING (Predictive) and QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS. You will be responsible for ad hoc analyses; the development of statistical models for strategy development; monitoring and tracking of existing models and reporting. You will receive training in technical, functional and strategic aspects of Credit Risk, Collections and Recoveries.

Experience in collections or recoveries is essential.
Highly analytical and with advanced numeric skills.
Desirable education: BCom / BBusSci / BSc Actuarial Science / BCom Investments or similar qualification - majoring in Statistics with a strong academic record.
Experience in building, implementing and using statistical models for strategy development.
SAS Base / SAS Enterprise Guide programming experience.
SAS Enterprise Miner programming experience advantageous.
Experience building Predictive models.
Experience in a retail or financial services industry with specific collections or recoveries experience is required.
Experience with bureau data will be beneficial.

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Gary Silbermann 
021 801 5001

If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.