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Date live: Apr. 16, 2024

Business Area: COO & Functions

Area of Expertise: Risk and Quantitative Analytics

Reference Code: 90377615

Contract: Permanent

Wholesale Credit Risk - Capital Projects

As a Barclays Wholesale Credit Risk - Capital Projects, you will join our Risk Information Services Capital team supporting the transformation of business processes and system architecture.  With a significant focus on regulatory programmes including IRB repair and Basel IV you will support critical, high-profile projects. This includes a unique opportunity to interact with a wide range of stakeholders and to present your analysis to senior management to support decision making.  

Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, established in 1690, with a legacy of success, quality, and innovation. We offer careers that provide endless opportunity – helping millions of individuals and businesses thrive, and creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted.

At Barclays, we offer a hybrid working experience that blends the positives of working alongside colleagues at our onsite locations, together with working from home. We have a structured approach where colleagues work at an onsite location on fixed, ‘anchor’, days of the week, for a minimum of two days a week or more, as set by the business area (or nearest equivalent if working part-time hours). Please discuss the working pattern requirements for the role you are applying for with the hiring manager. Please note that as we continue to embed our hybrid working environment, we remain in a test and learn phase, which means that working arrangements may be subject to change on reasonable notice to ensure we meet the needs of our business.

What will you be doing?

•    Participating in strategic business and regulatory driven projects including implementation of new business process and system change
•    Being responsible for supporting accurate and regulatory compliant calculations and reporting of capital metrics
•    Designing, developing and testing of data solutions, providing customer guidance when requirements need translating from business language and ensuring good practice
•    Being responsible for developing and maintaining networks and close working relationships with key stakeholders across the business and functional areas
•    Being responsible for enhancing the accuracy and efficiency of the control environment, documenting issues, and proposing resolutions
•    Conducting impact analysis relating to model change and changes in in regulations and Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR) permissions

What we’re looking for:

•    Developed written and verbal communication skills, with an ability to digest and convey complex information effectively
•    Working knowledge and understanding of the CRR regulation, in particular Advanced Internal Ratings Based approach to calculating capital requirements for Credit Risk
•    Proven problem solving and decision-making skills, able to break down complex issues and think creatively to help deliver practical solutions
•    Excellent analytical skills including a practical experience of using tools like SQL to interrogate data

Skills that will help you in the role:

•    Previous experience of analysing capital reporting data and credit factor movements driving changes in capital consumption
•    Exposure to business analysis, investigating issues and documenting findings
•    Confidence to manage and leverage relationships with a variety of stakeholders 
•    Post graduate degree or professional qualifications such as ACA/CIMA/ACCA/CFA/FRM

Where will you be working?

Our new state-of-the-art Campus, right in the heart of Glasgow is a hub of creative collaboration. A place where everyone can bring their true selves to work and reach their full potential. Home to 5,000 of our colleagues, our Tradeston campus will support the community in more ways than one - by creating thousands of new career opportunities and celebrating local artists. A short walk from Central Station on the south of the Clyde, it will be a key location for the Barclays business that will deepen our ties with the city and its communities.


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