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Analyst - Asset Performance

  • Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

  • Sector: Credit Risk & Analytics
  • Contact: Tom Cook
  • Contact Email: tcook@merje.com
  • Expiry Date: 08 August 2021
  • Job Ref: 17712

Are you looking to work with a market leader that is driven by their consistent levels of ambition?

Do you want to work with complex levels of data within a constantly growing and evolving business?

Your future employer is looking for an Analyst of Asset Performance to ensure management can perform effective decision-making to support the goals of the Asset Performance team.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Produce monthly performance reporting reports for the multi-geographical location portfolio to assess recoveries performance against forecast.

  • Develop and run Expected Recovery Curve modelling, financial, and analysis of operational activity to provide meaningful insight on portfolio performance

  • Use Profitability analysis tools to assess the effectiveness of collections strategies

  • Liaise with operational and analytical teams in country to understand and interpret variances

  • Provide analytical capability to assess the performance of potential new portfolios

  • Build and run analytical analysis, data extracts, simulation modelling and cashflow forecasts

  • Undertake analysis of eligible population sizing and assess the commercial impact of population changes

  • To conduct population scoring, regression modelling and propensity modelling techniques to continually refine and improve the accuracy of recovery forecasts

  • Provide appropriate challenge to all stakeholders on the information and assumptions provided to develop forecasts, to continue to refine and improve forecasting accuracy

About you:

  • Highly numerate Graduate or Post graduate

  • Professional or Academic experience in the development of Financial modelling, Cashflow simulation and complex, large scale portfolio analysis

  • Strong technical skills in the development and use of database reporting and analytical software solutions to develop complex reporting and analysis (SAS, SQL, R etc.)

  • Experience of Pricing, profitability, customer segmentation modelling highly desirable

  • Driven and self-motivated

  • Knowledge of credit risk, credit bureau and credit data in a consumer debt context is attractive

  • Curiosity and critical thinking skills

  • Structured and organised

  • Ability to convey complex concepts well in both written and presentational form

  • A bias to the practical application of statistical and analytical tools