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The principle objective of the department is to provide independent assurance to the Remediation Portfolio Managing Director on the design and ongoing operation of controls across the Remediation Portfolio.
We are looking for a Quantitative QA Analyst to join us. As a Quantitative QA Analyst, you will work within the Quantitative Quality Assurance team (Quant QA) and be actively involved in providing/validating redress pricing models and reviewing redress calculations/outcomes across a number of complex projects within the Customer Portfolio Programme.
You will be required to work 35 hours a week, Monday to Friday. This is a 6-month contract, with the possibility of an extension
What will you be doing?
Review and challenge of Redress calculation policies and seen as a subject matter expert in their application
Creation of Quant QA tools to calculate redress using Pricing tools from Standard Bank Applications Library and VBA based programs
Liaison with internal business areas/ projects to obtain relevant information and detail
Detailed review and challenge (QA) of redress calculation policy and implementation through models
QA review performed through independent validation of models created by Quant QA team using Pricing tools from Standard Bank Applications Library
Highlight issues in the process and methodology for redress calculations
Liaison with Quality Control Checking (QCC) team members to ensure that QA review comments/actions are addressed in a timely manner
Serving as an escalation point for issues raised by other work streams related to QA work
Lead the wider Quant QA team to achieve stretching targets for the Remediation Programme
What we're looking for:
Technical knowledge of debt products
Strong ability to analyse historic performance of debt and working capital accounts
Good understanding of operational processes over several different loan products
Subject matter expertise in modelling, particularly in the creation of new models and their practical application
Financial services experience with preferably a background in investment banking and a broad understanding of various loan products (including annuity loans) and structured loans.
Ability to create policy and challenge existing policy/processes. Provide recommendations when there are multiple approaches involved and have ability to document observations
Proficient in Using Microsoft applications especially Excel, Word, etc
Excellent academic background including a degree in a subject with a material mathematics/stats content,
High level of analytical and numeracy skills.
Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to influence others
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team to drive initiatives forward
Skills that will help you in the role:
Detail oriented with good time management and works estimation skills
Ability to handle change in a dynamic fast moving environment with a positive attitude and ability to work under pressure
Knowledge and experience of loan products operations and pricing
Where will you be working?
Barclays, 1 Churchill Place, Canary Wharf, London
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At Barclays, we recruit based on merit and are committed to promoting diversity throughout our organisation. We're committed to providing the opportunity for our colleagues to integrate their professional and personal lives so if you need flexibility please let us know when you apply.
Our customers deserve the best and so do our colleagues. That's why you'll receive a range of benefits including a competitive salary, flexible hours and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be.
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