Statistical Modelling Pricing Manager RM104068
Job Industry: Accountancy
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Job Type: Permanent
Reference Number: RM104068
- Are data and analytics your thing? Do you have an interest in Retail Banking?
Wilkinson & Associates are working with a large banking group in Edinburgh.
The purpose of this role is to impact both tactical and strategic pricing changes in a fast paced environment which deliver optimised outcomes for a complex set of business goals. You'll balance what is commercially optimal, transparent and fair, and working within business risk appetite, you'll use a variety of industry leading techniques, and a deep understanding of consumer behaviour.
Summary of the responsibilities the jobholder will have:
*Developing different solutions to different problems or opportunities, sometimes reacting quickly to competitive dynamics, and at other times developing long term solutions to drive competitive advantage
*Developing the optimal settings for credit risk parameters and margin management
*Continuously improving modelling techniques and capabilities to enhance the outputs' predictive accuracy, and drive greater business insight
*Helping to embed a culture of standards, governance and control across the model suite, and to maintain appropriate documentation
*Providing ongoing monitoring support to identify changes to key portfolio drivers, and to develop early warning measures of changing behaviours
*Engaging with customers to understand priorities and proactively provide insight where appropriate
To be considered for the role our client is looking for someone with strong experience of pricing, along with a track record of developing pricing strategies. Excellent analytical skills are essential to success in the role, and you'll need to comfortable dealing with large and complex datasets, and able to look behind the numbers to understand the story that drives them before you convey that story to the business.
We'll also expect:
*Proven understanding of statistical or credit analysis and modelling,
*Advanced Excel skills and experience of SAS (or equivalent)
*The ability to effectively manage and deliver multiple projects in a fast paced dynamic environment
*Robust stakeholder management skills, and the capability to influence to senior management level
*Excellent written and spoken communication skills, allowing you to articulate complex information a meaningful way to wide and varied audiences