Risk Modeling Manager

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  • Location:

    Atlanta , United States

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Our client provides online services and products in a niche market and they wish to hire a Risk Modeling Manager that will be responsible for predictive modeling supporting all aspects of Risk Management function.  Specific areas of focus are credit risk, collection strategy, underwriting, and fraud modeling.

Essential daily duties will include:-

  • Build predictive risk models with regression, machine learning, and other methodologies with structured and unstructured data
  • Periodic validation of established predictive models while providing ongoing recommendations for enhancements and revisions
  • Support the development of economic stress scenarios and market risk assessment
  • Assists and provides support for complex risk projects requiring advanced analytical, quantitative and technical skills
  • Monitor macroeconomic indicators of all regions for potential emerging risks
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:-

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Quantitative Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Engineering, Data Science, Statistics or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in analytic functions relying on predictive modeling
  • Experience in risk management, financial lending or core credit risk management function
  • Proficiency in Excel/VBA
  • Exposed to programming languages such as R, Python, SAS, SQL, or other commonly used data modeling packages
  • Creative problem-solving skills, with the ability to flourish in a fast-paced, challenging environment
  • Exposure to credit attributes in a financial or related industry preferred
  • Exposure to statistical modeling for credit risk preferred