This project is about understanding and contributing to the lifecycle of product delivery. It will involve ensuring that processes and models are running as expected by the business. You will delve into commercial data, gain an understanding of how the portfolio can change, and use analytics to identify trends within the portfolio. Then, within a supportive environment, you will work out how to distil these observations into a communication to the bank's senior management. 

Candidates will apply their statistical/mathematical and/or programming understanding in a commercial context.

Quantitative and Commercial Portfolio Analysts will be available as buddies and direction will be supplied by the Quantitative and Commercial Portfolio managers.

Note: the actual role will vary depending on candidate expertise.


Provide detailed analysis of the portfolio to senior management.

•    Assist with development, maintenance and documentation of Credit Risk Data Mart
•    Assist with development of Model Monitoring methodology and process
•    Perform regular Commercial Portfolio Reporting


This placement will be 30 days in duration, either full-time or part-time by negotiation. Ideally, this placement will commence in mid-November, but this may be negotiated.


Selection criteria

Essential skills

  • numerical background
  • advanced skills using Microsoft Excel
  • accuracy
  • willingness to learn, follow instructions and think critically
  • positive attitude
  • ability to meet deadlines

Desirable skills

  • VBA experience
  • programming experience - SAS/SQL experience

Please note to undertake a placement, candidates must be on track, past the confirmation milestone, and enrolled throughout the placement duration, with approval of their advisory team.

How to apply

You will need the following documents:

Please note this placement will only proceed once the host organisation has selected a candidate, and a placement offer is fully endorsed.

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