Senior Credit Risk Analyst
Senior Credit Risk Analyst / SME When registering to this job board you will be redirected to the online application form. Please ensure that this is completed in full in order that your application can be reviewed. Senior Credit Risk Analyst / SME Clayton Le Moors, Accrington Competitive + Benefits About us Now part of the Fraser Group, Studio Retail Ltd are one of the largest online value retailers in the UK, providing a personal shopping service to over 1.9 million customers each year through our award-winning App. And Studio & Ace websites. Our product range is huge, with over 60,000 different products covering clothing & footwear, electrical, household, textile, bedding, furniture, nursery products, gifts and greeting cards. We employ over 1500 colleagues in a wide variety of roles, many of whom have seen their careers grow with us. Our colleagues say they work here because of our people and customers, and we offer everyone the opportunity to develop and progress. Our customers are at the heart of everything that we do. We re currently undertaking a digital transformation program that will deliver the best service to our customers and our colleagues, to make us the leading online value retailer in the UK. About the Opportunity As Studio Retail progresses through its digital transformation, this opportunity forms part of the wider organisational development of the Financial Services function. Studio strives to put families at the heart of everything it does, offering them the best value on an aspirational range of products, with flexible payment methods. To deliver this to our customers, the pace is fast, and the working environment is dynamic. We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Senior Credit Risk / SME Analyst to develop and implement credit risk strategies that support and optimise outcome for customers with low financial resilience. Identify and maximise opportunities to improve strategy performance. Contribute to the delivery of FS goals for managing Vulnerable customers What will you be accountable for? Monitoring and developing the Credit Risk strategies, making recommendations to optimise their performance. Providing effective coaching and mentoring of Analysts, building capabilities to maximise Credit Risk models and strategies Implementing and adhering to all governance, risk and compliance standards, ensuring strategies deliver the best outcomes for customers and the business Identifying, building and maintaining key internal and external stakeholder relationships to deliver the agreed performance Who are we looking for? Experience of working within the retail, financial services sector Extensive experience of credit risk strategy development Extensive experience of working and delivering in a regulated environment Excellent working knowledge of financial standards and guidelines e.g. FCA, TCF, Data Protection Experience of managing and developing the performance of others, either through couching or direct reporting management. Is delivery and customer focussed Ability to plan and prioritise effectively to meet changing priorities and demands Excellent communication and engagement skills Proven track record in effective facilitation and communication at multiple levels Is commercially astute Ability to engage and influence stakeholders at an appropriate level Is analytical, pragmatic, and systematic in approach to problem solving Applied experience of analytic software, such as SQL or SAS. Ability to manage conflict and knows when to escalate IT literate Why Studio Retail? We have many experienced colleagues who ll tell you they love working at Studio because of the people and the opportunities to develop. It s a fast-paced environment and the offices have a friendly and informal feel to them, no suits required to do a great job here! We offer a great benefits package including flexible working hours and free parking and would love to hear from you if you think we could be the right company for you.