Skipton Building Society has anexciting opportunity for a Senior Model Governance Analyst to join its CreditRisk & Risk Modelling team in Skipton.  You will develop, implement and maintain modelgovernance processes and controls with a breadth of opportunity to add value tothe Society. We’ve adapted really well to home working during the currentpandemic, so although the role is based at our Head Office in Skipton therewould not be a requirement for you to be in the office full time.  You will have the opportunity to work flexiblyacross the Credit Risk & Risk Modelling team to support leaders andcollaborate with colleagues to deliver department priorities and personalobjectives as required. At times the role may also involve working with crossfunctional project teams.

What You’ll Be Doing

As a Senior Model Governance Analyst, you willhave a passion for data and analytical governance within a highly regulatedenvironment. You’ll be responsible for ensuring governance practices are developed, documented,implemented and maintained within the Credit Risk & Risk Modelling teams.You will liaise closely with other data and analytics areas to ensureconsistency of approach and sharing of ideas to strengthen the broader Societygovernance framework.  As ahighly motivated individual, you will identify opportunities to support change,through initiatives and projects.

This role will allow you to build excellentrelationships with a range of stakeholders. You’ll act as a role model,supporting activities across the Society, demonstrating an awareness of theexternal environment and applicable regulation, where you will bring a deepunderstanding of risk controls and a good understanding of modelling andeconomics.  You won’t hesitate to workautonomously and manage own workloads, identifying opportunities. You’llcontinue your development, gaining relevant specialist skills and training in appropriateanalytical tools to aid your work, share best practice, with the potential tocoach more junior members.  There will beopportunity to work across the Credit Risk & Risk Modelling function on arange 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 criticallyanalyse and work with complex information to deliver value to the Society.  With a background in data or analyticalgovernance and experience in using advanced Excel, SAS, SQL, R or Python,you’ll have the aptitude and enthusiasm to apply these skills to maintainrobust processes and controls.

Your skills: ●Excellent analytical skill and the ability to interpret data and provide recommendations ●Ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience, including technical reports and presentations ●Ability to identify areas of opportunity fordevelopment in Credit Risk & Risk Modelling governance, while communicatingin a clear and concise manner

About Us

At Skipton Building Society, we’re not justanother Financial Services institution. We’re a mutual organisation, whichmeans we’re owned by our members and believe in placing them at the heart ofeverything we do.

The same goes for our people. We can only besuccessful as a business if we have great people, andwe believe in treatingpeople as individuals. Our values are Trust, Ownership and One 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!


Job Refence: VP29737100