Lead Modelling Manager

  • Metro Bank
  • Central London, London, UK
  • Jan 21, 2020
Full time Banking

Job Description

Are you an analytical genius? Do you consider yourself to be a game changer in the world of Credit Risk? Do you want join a Bank that focuses on providing professional development? Then look no further, we may have the role for you!

So what would you be doing?...

  • Steering and shaping the development of business critical statistical risk models
  • Supporting the developing models, the implementation of model monitoring, calibration and stress testing 
  • Working with various areas of the Bank to develop analytical and statistical solutions
  • Building and developing great relationships with a number of key colleagues across the bank
  • Sitting on a variety of technical working groups, project boards and business engagement forums
  • Championing the importance of credit risk to the wider bank

You need to be this kind of person…

  • Passionate about providing unparalleled levels of service and convenience for customers
  • Prepared to stick at something – we get nervous if someone has jumped from job to job as we want people who are prepared to learn and grow 
  • Able to work and learn quickly in a fast paced, fun and dynamic environment
  • Care about doing a great job and exceeding expectations with the quality of what you do

And... we are a bank so risk is a part of everything we do. We love people who take responsibility, do the right thing for customers, colleagues and Metro Bank and have the courage to call out any concerns.

We always support colleagues to develop their skills. But to be successful in this job you really do need to already be able to do most of these wonderful things...

  • Understand the risks associated with your job and what that means for you, Metro Bank and all our stakeholders
  • Existing experience in a credit risk modelling under IFRS9 framework
  • In order to be amazing in this role, you will have extensive experience in a quantitative role in risk management at a financial institution with experience in either model development or validation
  • Already be proficient in SAS and Microsoft Office 
  • Ideally you will have some leadership experience
  • You will probably come from a consultancy or banking background