Credit Analyst – Underwriting, Midrand – Ref: 1040869-2


Ref: 1040869-2

Job Description:

Our client, professionals in the banking industry providing possibilities for talented people to enjoy career paths filled with success and personal growth, has an opportunity for a Credit Analyst – Underwriting to participate in process improvement projects and to support other management directives as prescribed.

The ideal candidate will have a B.Com / BSc Degree with 3 years’ experience in data management or analytics.

Position details:
Job description / core competencies:

  • Monitor credit limit exposures.
  • Perform due diligence necessary to set credit limits for new and existing customers.
  • Work with the Credit Manager in setting credit limits applicable to authority and elevate as necessary.

Country: South Africa
Location: Midrand

Job Qualification & Experience:

Minimum Education:

  • BSc
  • B.Com

Minimum Experience

  • 3 years’ experience in data management or analytics

Critical competencies

  • Understanding and knowledge of
    • T-SQL
    • SAS
    • SSIS, SSRS
    • Bi Tools
  • Analytical skills
  • Attention to detail
  • MS Office skills
  • Process management
  • Report writing skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Statistical methods
  • Liaison skills
  • Project management skills
  • Mentoring skills
  • Coaching skills

Additional Competencies

  • Excellent written skills and documentation abilities
  • Presentation skills (MS PowerPoint essential)
  • Self-motivated and a person who takes initiative without requiring constant instruction and guidance
  • Ability to see opportunities for improvement, and the commitment to follow these through
  • Ability to present and deliver the business ramifications to management and distil the impacts of analyses beyond the technical detail
  • Negotiation ability – skills in communicating and interacting successfully in a matrix across departments and vertical boundaries
  • Deadline driven
  • Providing motivation and professional guidance within the team in terms of following best data practices and principles to ensure data quality, integrity, and superior design and implementation
  • A working knowledge (intermediate) of base SAS
  • Competent and fluent usage of the MS Office suite of products

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Initiative
  • Numeracy
  • Confidentiality
  • Results orientated
  • Adaptability
  • Self-motivated
  • Responsible
  • Team player
  • Stress tolerance
  • High performer

Company Description:

Banking Industry

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

Credit Analyst – Underwriting, Midrand – Ref: 1040869-2

Credit Analyst

Credit Analyst


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