Nedbank Ltd Senior Quantitative Analyst Jobs in South Africa

Nedbank Ltd Senior Quantitative Analyst Jobs in South Africa


Job Purpose

  • To develop and maintain best practice models and assessment strategies in line with regulations (where applicable) in order to facilitate world class risk management and/or attainment of strategic objectives.

    Job Responsibilities

  • Build and formally present reports by monitoring business performance within the set risk appetite and through analysis.

  • Report to; monitor and advise operational areas to manage trends through analysis for ad-hoc requirements.

  • Manage client expectations by liaising with stakeholders through the model build process as well as the systems and strategy development process.

  • Increase efficiencies through programming and automating processes.

  • Enhance business efficiencies and ensure compliance through formal communications and interacting with external bodies.

  • Challenge model builds from around the cluster through peer review participation and ensuring best practice.

  • Contribute to a culture conducive to the achievement of transformation goals by participating in Nedbank Culture building initiatives (e.g. staff surveys etc).

  • Research and make recommendations for corporate citizenship initiatives in area of influence

  • Participate and support corporate responsibility initiatives for the achievement of business strategy (e.g.. Green Strategy).

  • Seek opportunities to improve business processes; models and systems by identifying and recommending effective ways to operate and adding value to Nedbank.

  • Contribute to the development of differentiated; superior solutions (solution engineering) that meet stakeholder and business requirements through analysis; business requirements gathering and designs validation.

  • Ensure product and/or solution design is congruent with the required business specifications through meeting stakeholder requirements timeously.

  • Contribute to the development of differentiated; superior solutions (solution engineering) that meet stakeholder and business requirements through analysis; business requirements gathering and designs validation.

  • Ensure product and/or solution design is congruent with the required business specifications through meeting stakeholder requirements timeously.

  • Ensure continuity and record keeping through formal sign-off at forums and by creating documentation.

  • Ensure data accuracy through data and front-end analysis; pre and post testing of system /strategy changes.

  • Ensure business process consistency through formal communication; updating and maintaining policies.

  • Ensure accuracy and feasibility through impact analysis for newly developed products.

  • Review reporting and ensure accuracy through analysis and providing feedback.Providing advice to key operational areas ensuring optimal resource allocation and desired results through analysis and communication.

  • Manage access and change control and ensure compliance by creating change logs and restricting /providing access.

  • Take corrective action where
    risk is identified in any processes; models or reporting; through analysis and formal communication.

  • Support the achievement of the business strategy; objectives and values by reviewing Nedbank and Business Unit Plan and ensuring delivered systems; process; services and solutions are aligned.

  • Improve personal capability and stay abreast of developments in field of expertise by identifying training courses and career progression for self through input and feedback from managers.

  • Ensure personal growth and enable effectiveness in performance of roles and responsibilities by ensuring all learning activities are completed; experience practiced and certifications obtained and/or maintained within specified time frames.

  • Enable skilling and required corrective action to take place by sharing knowledge and industry trends with team and stakeholders during formal and informal interaction.

    Essential Qualifications - NQF Level

  • Advanced Diplomas/National 1st Degrees.

    Preferred Qualification

  • Post graduate degree in Statistics /Mathematics, CFA/ FRM/CQF.

    Minimum Experience Level

  • 3-5 years relevant experience in an analytical environment.

    Type of Exposure

  • Analysing situations or data that requires an in depth evaluation of multiple factors.

  • Developing ways to minimize risks.

  • Managing conflict situations.

  • Influencing stakeholders to obtain buy-in for concepts and ideas.

  • Sharing information in different ways to increase stakeholders understanding.

  • Comparing two or more sets of information.

  • Working with a group to identify alternative solutions to a problem.

  • Interacting with diverse people.

  • Building and maintaining effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Analysing and interpreting quantitative and qualitative data.

    Technical / Professional Knowledge

  • Industry trends.

  • Microsoft Office.

  • Principles of project management.

  • Relevant regulatory knowledge.

  • Relevant software and systems knowledge.

  • Risk management process and frameworks.

  • Business writing skills.

  • Microsoft Excel.

  • Business Acumen.

  • Quantitative Skills.

    Behavioural Competencies

  • Applied Learning.

  • Coaching

  • Communication.

  • Collaborating.

  • Decision Making.

  • Continuous Improvement.

  • Quality Orientation.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Nedbank Ltd Senior Quantitative Analyst Jobs in South Africa


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