SAS Risk Analyst

SAS Risk Analyst
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • Swindon, Wiltshire, England, UK Swindon Wiltshire GBR SN1 1AA
Job Ref: 50210252
Sector: Data & Analytics
Date Added: 08 June 2021

Risk Analyst with SAS skills - Remote working options available

We are currently recruiting for a Risk Analyst Lead for one of the UK's leading Financial Services organisations.

As part of a growing Insight team that sits within a Compliance Advice function, your focus will be producing high quality insight and analysis to the product teams within Compliance Advice and to teams, and support ongoing reviews within Compliance Oversight. The team also interacts with Operational Risk teams in the 2nd line, meaning that the team will support analytics support for the whole of Non-Financial Risk (NFR).

You will be working with internal customers to understand their analysis requirements and using and other tools to develop solutions which support their work. The work often consists of taking abstract ideas or thoughts and utilising data to test hypotheses and draw out any conclusions. The insight you produce will provide the team with a new perspective which will be used to challenge and engage with stakeholders right across the business.

We are interested in people with a logical and analytical mind, with the ability to solve complex problems with passion and confidently approach challenges from a different perspective. This person must be a strong team player but also have the ability to work under their own steam.

To be successful in this role you'll:

  • Have significant experience using Base SAS or Enterprise Guide and proficient in use of Macros and SQL.
  • Ideally be a fast learner who can champion new ideas.
  • Have excellent communication skills and be good at building relationships across all levels.
  • Be numerate and logical.
  • Be innovative, creative and agile, developing and championing new ideas, spotting opportunities, and learning fast along the way.
  • Have an appreciation of compliance issues, balancing the fair treatment of customers and clients with commerciality.
  • Be proficient in using MS Office Software - in particular, Excel.

It would be nice if you also had:

  • Experience developing solutions using Qlik Sense, ThoughtSpot or another BI tool
  • An understanding of the challenges facing a bank or building society in ensuring good outcomes for customers.

In return you will receive access to the following benefits:

  • A personal pension - if you put in 7% of your salary, we'll top up by a further 16%
  • Up to 2 days of paid volunteering a year
  • Life assurance worth 8x your salary
  • A great selection of additional benefits through our salary sacrifice scheme
  • Access to an annual performance related bonus
  • Access to training to help you develop and progress your career
  • 25 days holiday, pro rata

Please apply online today to Rebekah for consideration for the role.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

08/07/2021 09:35:35
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Contact Consultant:
Rebekah Wynne

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