Senior Credit Strategy Analyst

Data, Risk & Analytics London, United Kingdom


Senior Credit Strategy Analyst


Competitive salary + benefits

Who are we?

Funding Circle was built with a big idea: to revolutionise the broken financial system and secure a better deal for everyone.

We have crafted the top tier small business loans platform in UK, US, Germany and Netherlands; a marketplace that directly connects credit worthy businesses with investors wanting attractive returns.

In just eight years, 80,000 Funding Circle investors have lent £5 billion to 50,000 businesses across the world. In addition, in 2017 lending through our platform created and sustained 75,000 jobs worldwide and contributed £4 billion to the global economy.

As a Senior Credit Strategy Analyst you will…

  • Join Funding Circle’s Risk & Analytics team, where leading edge models and analytics are created to harness the power of data and enable scientifically optimised business decisions.
  • Collaborate with experts in risk management, technology, data management, capital markets, sales and business operations to understand business objectives and shape analytical solutions.
  • Be part of the team that sets Funding Circle’s credit risk strategies with a clear focus on delivering both stable and predictable credit loss performance as well as business growth
  • Guide business decisions by carrying out ad hoc analysis, providing credit risk insights and recommendations for optimising credit risk strategies and business processes
  • See your projects right through to completion by leading on the implementation efforts and developing ongoing monitoring plans

You must have....

  • Experience in credit risk strategy analytics within an SME/retail lending environment in financial services. 
  • Proven problem-solving skills using logical reasoning and analytical methods
  • Passion and interest in Funding Circle’s mission and values
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel, working knowledge of SQL and one other programming language (R, SAS, Python etc.)
  • Degree in a quantitative field (Finance, Mathematics, Economics, Engineering etc.)

What do we offer…

All employees get shares in Funding Circle as part of your package, we also offer private healthcare, pension, discounted gym membership, free breakfast and barista coffee, access to our internal learning and development academy, money for personal development and more.

If this role sounds of interest to you please apply today

As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate on age, gender, religion, nationality, gender expression, disability or anything else that makes you who you are