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Credit Risk Manager

  • Location: Nottingham
  • Salary: Up to £650pd per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 21 days ago

  • Sector: Credit Risk & Analytics
  • Contact: Eleanore Sykes
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 883 2750
  • Expiry Date: 09 June 2023
  • Job Ref: ES/10319



Credit Risk Manager

Fantastic contract opportunity based in the midlands with a growing FS business. Hands on role within specialised field.



Knowledge, Experience and skills:

  • Experience in mortgage credit risk - experience of managing a credit risk team is desirable but the appetite to support with team management is essential, the right person and culture fit is key

  • In depth experience of portfolio management across the credit lifecycle

  • Experience of designing & implementing analytics, strategies and models working within complex credit processes and systems in a heavily regulated environment

  • Prudential risk management experience including IFRS9 models, stress testing and ICAAP

  • Knowledge of all relevant regulation and legislation - FCA Handbook, PRA Rulebook, MCOB and SS20/15

  • Experience in SAS programming or other analytical software

  • Excellent communication skills, able to articulate complex information and influence on all levels

  • Strong stakeholder management skills, able to build relationships and engage across all areas of the business


  • Ensuring new business and overall performance remain within Board approved credit risk appetite

  • Maintain and develop credit MI and portfolio monitoring, including deep dive analysis to understand performance and identify potential opportunities

  • Optimisation of credit policy and credit strategy

  • Supporting to delivery of credit risk initiatives and credit transformation, including scorecard development, credit decisioning upgrade, and IFRS 9 model enhancement

  • Oversee and manage IFRS9 models, climate risk models, stress testing and ICAAP

  • Close collaboration with product, distribution and finance in the development of propositions

  • Working closely with the Head of Credit and Credit Risk manager to build capability across the Credit Risk team

  • Manage and develop a small team of analysts