Skipton Building Society has anexciting opportunity for a Credit Risk Analyst to join its Credit Risk &Risk Modelling team in Skipton. You will support risk management activity witha breadth of opportunity to add value to the Society. We’ve adapted really wellto home working during the current pandemic, so although the role is based atour Head Office in Skipton there would not be a requirement for you to be inthe office full time.  You will have theopportunity to flexibly work across the Credit Risk & Risk Modellingteam to support leaders and collaborate with colleagues to deliver departmentpriorities and personal objectives as required. At times the role may alsoinvolve working with cross functional project teams.

What You’ll Be Doing

As a Credit Risk Analyst, you will have apassion for analytics and have a natural curiosity to explore drivers of risk.You’ll support running critical processes by undertaking a range of analyticaltasks. You will contribute to the development and maintenance of key processesin Credit Risk. You’ll collate, create, and analyse your own data to contributeto committee content.  You will haveaccess to a breadth of data and tools, where your expertise can turninformation into real insight and opportunity. As a highly motivatedindividual, you will support change, through initiatives and projects as wellas implementing your own ideas.

This role will allow you to build excellent relationshipswith a range of stakeholders, supporting activities across the Society.  As a Credit Risk Analyst, you will supportthe team to manage lending and portfolio risk and support new mortgagelending. 

You will have a strong awareness of theexternal environment, to inform potential enhancements to risk management andcommittee management information.  Yourinsight and wider team engagement will support changes to lending and portfoliorisk management and ensure the on-going support of 2nd lineoversight or Lending Policy. You won’t hesitate to work autonomously and manageyour own workloads.  You’ll continue yourdevelopment, gaining relevant specialist skills and training in appropriateanalytical tools to aid your work. There will be opportunity to work across theCredit Risk & Risk Modelling team on a range of activity.


●Pension contribution & bonus scheme ●Private medical insurance & life assurance scheme ●Generous holiday entitlement ●Flexible working patterns ●Health cash plan ●Employee Assistance Programme

What You’ll Bring

You’re an excellent communicator and a rolemodel to the people around you.  You’ll have the ability to work withcomplex information and deliver value to the Society.  With experience in using analytical tools, you’llhave the aptitude and enthusiasm to learn new coding approaches and developyour analytical capability.

Your skills: ●Highly numerate and able to think in a structured, logical and timely manner ●Good working knowledge of MS Excel and analytical skill with the ability to interpret data ●Ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner.

About Us

At Skipton Building Society, we’re not just anotherFinancial Services institution. We’re a mutual organisation, which means we’reowned by our members and believe in placing them at the heart of everything wedo.

The same goes for our people. We can only besuccessful as a business if we have great people, and we believe in treatingpeople as individuals. Our values are Trust, Ownership andOne Team, whichreflect the attitudes and way of working everyone here displays on a dailybasis.

Ifyou’re up for the challenge, and you want to have a real say in how things arebeing done at Skipton, we want to hear from you. Apply today!