Decision Science Manager

A leading Commercial Bank is looking for a Decision Science Manager to join their team at their offices in Stellenbosch.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To oversee and direct a group of experts in the function of (Collections, Recoveries and Account Management / Granting Model) who will conduct analysis to convert live business data into actionable strategic information and update the company on any crucial and quantifiable credit and risk indicators.
  • To ensure the objectives, plans, processes and standards within the (Collections, Recoveries and Account Management / Granting Model) function align with those of Credit Decision Support and Credit Management as a whole.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Grade 12 National Certificate
  • Honours Degree in Science or Mathematics
  • Master’s Degree in Science or Mathematics (Advantageous)
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a Credit Risk Environment
  • Minimum 2 years management experience
  • Experience in Leading a team.
  • Extraction and aggregation of data
  • Data Mining and predictive modelling
  • Experience with Relationship and stakeholder management (Advantageous)

Skills required:

  • Communications Skills
  • Computer Literacy (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook)
  • Attention to Detail
  • Planning, organizing and coordination skills
  • Programming skill (SAS, SQL, R, Python)
  • Interpersonal & Relationship management Skills
  • Leadership Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Facilitation Skills
  • Analytical Skills
  • Numerical Reasoning skills
  • Reporting Skills
  • Strategic Thinking Skills

If you meet the above requirements and want to make a career-changing move, apply today by either filling in the online application form or by emailing your CV to Financialcareers@hireresolve.za.com

You are welcome to connect with Shannon Watson or Lindy-Lee du Plessis on LinkedIn or contact them on 021 551 8638.

Please note that correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates for this position.
Please consider your application unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 days

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