Reporting to: Group Data Director
Location: Cardiff Bay – South Wales (Preferable). However, for the right candidates there may be the possibility to work remotely.
Remuneration: Package based on experience.
As part of a team based the HQ of Creditsafe, the successful candidate would be required to take a role in Creditsafe’s data modelling and ad-hoc statistical analysis responsibilities. The primary responsibility would be to use statistical modelling techniques to help build various predictive scorecard models, both internally and externally. Other responsibilities will include mentoring a small team, providing ad-hoc analysis, customer visits and support, and presenting conclusions to management.
To build predictive models for both Creditsafe and Creditsafe’s customers, such as application, behavioural, retention, termination and other scorecards.
To carry out statistical analysis on large volumes of data.
To mentor and assist the Data Modelling Team.
To present findings to management.
To work closely with other departments.
To work as part of a larger data analyst team helping out with various projects.
To act as a point of contact for statistical queries for the Creditsafe Group.
To assist in any project work that involves the statistical analysis of data.
Travel overseas (occasional short visits e.g. Mon to Fri) to support Creditsafe’s branches or customers in various projects.
Knowledge/ background/ experience in carry out modelling techniques (e.g. Logistic Regression/Decision Trees etc.). Minimum 2 to 3 years of working experience
Computer literate with experience of using statistical software such as SAS or the use of Open Source technology such as ‘R’.
Experience of using and understanding SQL (essential).
Post-graduate education preferable in a relevant subject such as Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Financial Engineering etc.; but not a requirement, should past experience be both extensive and relevant.
Knowledge of the Credit Risk Scoring (essential).
Analytical minded, problem solving abilities and the ability to work under your own initiative.
The ability to perform under pressure and meet agreed deadlines.
Excellent presentation and communication skills.
In addition to the responsibilities listed, you may be required to perform additional duties as reasonably requested by your line manager.
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