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Senior Quantitative Analyst (EKE 172)
Posted date [2018-Apr-10]  (ID: 2392)
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Senior Quantitative Analyst (EKE 172)

Salary: R600k to R900k

Location: Sandton

Preference will be given to EE Candidates

Educational Requirements:

  • Commerce / Engineering / Science / Maths / Economics / Stats degree with solid results.
    • Other degrees may be considered on a case by case basis.
    • Honours degree or higher beneficial, but not required.
    • Professional qualifications (e.g. CFA, CA, Actuary) beneficial, but not required
  • Solid matric, especially maths and science (A or B preferred).

Experience Requirements:

  • 5 years in banking industry preferred including at least three of the following

Credit policy specification

  • Scorecard development (application, behavioural or collections)
  • Portfolio modelling and reporting
  • Impairments modelling and reporting
  • Credit risk analytics
  • Collections strategy
  • Presenting findings to senior business stakeholders


  • Analytics:
    • S trong numeracy
    • Strong analytical / problem solving ability
    • Track record in working with large and complex data sets (SAS, Matlab, SQL, Excel, etc.)
  • Communication:
    • Track record in documenting and presenting work; strong presentation skills
    • Articulate communicator
  • Leadership:
    • Willing to manage, mentor & influence others (experience here valuable, but not usually required)
  • Market Knowledge:
    • Good understanding of the banking market, financial services, risk, profit & loss

Key Duties and Responsibilities (Broad):

  • Analyse and interpret quantitative and qualitative data.
  • Interpret verbal problem statements and through analytical insight provide implementable solutions using expertise with data management tools and statistical analysis.
  • Build and formally present reports by monitoring business performance within the set risk appetite and through analysis.
  • Build and refine financial models using software tools
  • Report to, monitor and advise operational areas to manage trends through analysis for ad-hoc requirements.
  • Increase efficiencies through programming and automating processes.
  • Presentation of finding to senior stakeholders and Credit Committees

Please APPLY ONLINE and quote EKE173 in the subject line


Job Title Senior Quantitative Analyst (EKE 172)
Post Details
Nationality South African
Employment Equity Affirmative Action Position
Town/City Sandton
Location Gauteng
Country South Africa
Job Type Permanent
Industry Banking & Financial Services
Salary R 600k to R 900k per annum
Languages Spoken English
Job Ref No EKE172
Start Date ASAP
Closing Date 31 April 2018
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