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Credit Risk Manager - Consultancy

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Up to £60,000 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 months ago

  • Sector: Credit Risk & Analytics
  • Contact: Beth Langstreth
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 19 March 2021
  • Job Ref: BL/17033a

MERJE is looking for an experienced Credit Risk modelling expert to join one of the big four consultancies and provide in depth technical expertise in relation to models, related documentation and regulations.

This company is unable to provide sponsorship

Key Responsibilities of the Credit Risk Manager:

  • Reviewing model development and validation documentation
  • Assessing model performance and reviewing models against regulatory requirements
  • Adapt and apply skills and expertise to a range of banking risk related issues
  • Leveraging knowledge of IRB, Basel, IFRS9, etc. to inform client decisions and solutions
  • Taking the lead on projects, guiding consultants and directing development and delivery of solutions


Required knowledge and experience for the Credit Risk Manager role:

  • 6+ years’ experience in Credit Risk modelling and/or validation
  • A retail and/or wholesale banking / financial services background
  • 2+ years’ experience managing / leading a credit risk modelling team
  • In depth knowledge of IRB/Basel/IFRS9
  • Wider credit risk expertise – processes, governance, documentation, etc.
  • Flexible to work across the UK as required
  • Programming capabilities – SAS, R, Python and similar
  • Excellent communication abilities – communicating technical information to all audiences, stakeholder relationships, influencing, presenting, etc.


Please note, should feedback not be received within 28 days due to the large volume of applications, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. However, we may be in touch with similar relevant opportunities.