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Date live: Jul. 27, 2022

Business Area: COO & Functions

Area of Expertise: Risk and Quantitative Analytics

Reference Code: 90336045

Contract: Permanent

Job Title: Risk Measurement Analyst - BA4
Location: Noida

About Barclays
Barclays is a British universal bank. We are diversified by business, by different types of customers and clients, and by geography. Our businesses include consumer banking and payments operations around the world, as well as a top-tier, full service, global corporate and investment bank, all of which are supported by our service company which provides technology, operations and functional services across the Group.

Risk and Control Objective
Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards.

Working Flexibly
We’re committed to providing a supportive and inclusive culture and environment for you to work in. This environment recognises and supports ways to balance your personal needs, alongside the professional needs of our business. Providing the opportunity for all our employees, globally to work flexibly empowers each of us to work in a way that suits our lives as well as enabling us to better service our customers’ and clients’ needs. Whether you have family commitments or you’re a carer, or whether you need study time or wish to pursue personal interests, our approach to working flexibly is designed to help you balance your life.  
If you would like some flexibility, then please discuss this with the hiring manager.

Introduction:

The purpose of this role is: Conduct Impairment oversight to ensure that balance sheet has adequate coverage against expected risk, identify new opportunities to rationalize impairment/capital, production of short term forecasting and production of outlooks, measurement of forecast vs. actuals performance, portfolio analytics to help understand drivers of impairment/RWAs (Risk Weighted Assets) and support implementation of new models and policies.

The work carried out within the role can be broken down into three “layers”:

1.    Data - Colleagues need to have a deep knowledge of data sources to carry out risk measurement analyses.  Detailed knowledge of risk data is required (particularly risk measurement and portfolio risk data) as well as understanding of techniques and ideas to streamline and optimise risk measurement activities and processes. Where required, support will be provided to help colleagues build up their knowledge in this area.
2.    Analysis - Ability to carry out detailed and highly complex analyses to understand portfolio performance and drivers of capital.  
3.    Communication - Results of analyses will need to be presented to senior stakeholders (both technical and non-technical) in a clear and concise manner.

What will you be doing?

•    Provide comprehensive Impairment oversight along with check and challenge to ensure adequate Impairment provision as per IFRS9 standard. 
•    Work on projects related to adequate impairment/capital, identify new opportunities to rationalize impairment/capital 
•    Manage impairment forecasting and stress testing models to support submissions under key Barclays internal and regulatory exercises
•    Work closely with CRO & CFO to agree relevant business inputs for the forecasts/stress tests
•    Present and communicate results to Senior Management and drive stakeholder discussions
•    Ensure compliance and appropriate governance is followed in producing results and evidence stored.
•    Transform high-level requests into focussed and specific analysis
•    Synthesise analysis results to inform business issues
•    Extend/ modify analysis based on observations/ knowledge of data and limitations, and implications of results
•    Contribute to business development activities 

What we’re looking for:

•    A degree in an analytical/business related discipline
•    Analytical skills: problem-structuring, hypothesis testing via data analysis.
•    Data management/analysis skills, with experience in usage of widely known commercially and open-source available data processing software (SAS, SQL, etc.).
•    Team working and stakeholder management across all levels.
•    Project management skills to ensure delivery across multitude of tasks, by enabling pragmatic prioritization across the team.

Skills that will help you in the role:

•    Knowledge of Credit risk management in retail lending
•    Knowledge of Capital regulatory standards (CRDIV)
•    Knowledge of Impairment provisioning standards (IFRS9)
•    Forecasting, portfolio risk management, risk modelling technique knowledge
•    Knowledge of financial services industry and market

Where will you be working?

Noida

Be More at Barclays
At Barclays, each day is about being more – as a professional, and as a person. ‘Be More @ Barclays’ represents our core promise to all current and future employees. It’s the characteristic that we want to be associated with as an employer, and at the heart of every employee experience. We empower our colleagues to Be More Globally Connected, working on international projects that improve the way millions of customers handle their finances. Be More Inspired by working alongside the most talented people in the industry, and delivering imaginative new solutions that are redefining the future of finance. Be More Impactful by having the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects, and Be More Valued for who you are.
Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit home.barclays/who-we-are/ for more details.

Purpose, Values and Mindset 

We deploy finance responsibly to support people and businesses, acting with empathy and integrity, championing innovation and sustainability, for the common good and the long term.
Our values underpin everything we do: Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship.

Respect
We harness the power of diversity and inclusion in our business, trust those we work with, and value everyone's contribution.

Integrity
We operate with honesty, transparency and fairness in all we do.

Service
We act with empathy and humility, putting the people and businesses we serve at the centre of what we do.

Excellence
We champion innovation, and use our energy, expertise and resources to make a positive difference.

Stewardship
We prize sustainability, and are passionate about leaving things better than we found them.
Our Mindset shapes how we take action, living by our Values, driven by our Purpose, always with our customers and clients at the heart of what we do; our Mindset is to Empower, Challenge and Drive.

Empower 
Trust and support each other to deliver. Make decisions with those closest to the topic. Include diverse perspectives. Celebrate success and learn from failure.

Challenge
Question whether things can be done better. Use insights based on data to inform decisions. Be curious about how we can adapt and improve. Speak up and be open to alternative viewpoints.

Drive
Focus on outcomes. Deliver with pace. Be passionate and ambitious about what we do. Take personal responsibility. Actively build collaborative relationships to get things done.

More about working at Barclays

The Barclays Way

This is the spirit of Barclays. It’s why we exist, what we believe and how we behave. But most importantly, it’s how we make decisions, take action and get things done.

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Purpose

We exist to provide responsible finance to people and business – but also a whole lot more.

Values

We believe great talent RISES. It acts with Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship.

Mindset

We discover our full potential through our desire to Empower, Challenge and Drive each other.