About this job
The incumbent will be contributing to the management of the Fraud Division and will be responsible for the monitoring and control of risk exposure across a collection of consumer lending portfolios.
Test the implementation of strategy changes to live decisioning systems
Perform ad hoc analyses to help understand and mitigate fraud events
Conduct ongoing analysis to understand efficacy of current rule sets to make changes and suggest new rules
Assist with managing the transition from using Fraud rules to using Fraud scores in collaboration with internal Risk teams or a third parties, depending on scope of work.
Partner with the Fraud Department and ensure that the Risk and Fraud Department are always aligned on any rule or Fraud-tool changes
Engage with the wider company business to present analyses
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Strong ability to interpret data and communicate this to influence key stakeholders
Good planning and organisation skills
Ability to manage deadlines and expectations
Expert attention to detail
Quality control of output data
A Bachelor’s qualification in Commerce, Science, or Humanities with a focus on Statistics, IT, Economics, Mathematics, or similar is preferred
Previous exposure to Fraud analytics highly advantageous
At least 2 years’ experience in the following :
oCredit risk analysis on lending products
oData manipulation and analysis using SAS, SQL or other data analysis tools
oCompilation of reports based on information retrieved and analysed
Salary : Market Related incl Med Aid and Provident Fund + incentives.