SAS MODELER - SAS / PD / LGD / GBP60k+
Job Description My client is looking to hire an experienced Risk Modeling analyst to their expanding team! This position will be working closely with the senior management, and have the opportunity to take on lead responsibilities as well as advance quickly. * Develop, interpret and implement statistical models to predict customer behavior applicable to Credit Risk initiatives such as targeted acquisition, retention and behavior-triggered programs. * Monitor and track performance of models in production to determine degradation and the need for re-calibration or redevelopment. * Provide support to Model Governance, Model Validation, internal and external Audit. * Dive into large amounts of structured and unstructured data to extract information, gain insight and create predictive variables to be used as inputs into models. * Effectively communicate findings and insights gathered throughout model development to internal partners in a concise and easy-to-understand way. * Recommend adoption of new techniques/processes to enhance the current modeling environment. * Interact with internal stakeholders to gather the requirements from the business and be able to translate them into technical terms and vice-versa. Also, the incumbent is expected to gauge the effort needed to develop models/analyses and provide realistic timelines and recommendations keeping in mind the end product and overall expectations. Job Requirements * Ability to develop and validate models independently. * Excellent programming skills, preferably in SAS. * Superior analytical and problem solving skills. * Excellent communications skills, both oral and written * Superior organizational abilities and project management skills, evidenced by completion of concurrent, complex projects. * Ability to work with large databases and/or data warehouses, and related data processing skills.Please do not delay in applying for this quality role - interviews will be happening in the next few weeks! Alternatively if you have a friend or colleague that may be suitable please pass on my details. Successful referrals will be rewarded with shopping Vouchers. To discuss this and other exciting opportunities in more detail please send your CV to or call Michael on in complete confidence ASAP.Nigel Frank International is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.