Senior Model Assurance Analyst (12 Months Fixed Term)

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    2 days ago
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  • Join our high performing specialist team working at ASB’s Award Winning Head Office
  • Get involved in a variety of model risk validations across multiple functions at ASB
  • Be exposed to a diverse range of models and functions that will test your stakeholder management skills
  • Opportunities within our Model Assurance Team (MA) provide challenging career roles by conducting model validations across a wide variety of models and tools, together with supporting ASB model and tool owners with various model risk management activities or tasks. The MA team contributes to best practice by operating to a structured process, which in turn produces great outcomes for our internal and external customers.

    About the Role:

    ASB is highly focused on lifting our organisation’s risk awareness and capabilities to ensure we remain the industry leader for the management of model risk. Due to an increased demand for our specialist services, we currently have several Senior Analyst role available. This diverse team was established to lay the foundation of a strong model risk management culture at ASB.

    We operate as an independent COE function, in accordance with the three lines of risk accountability model (3LOA) to deliver bank wide assurance resulting in better customer outcomes and regulatory compliance. Key activities include independently validating ASB models and tools in accordance with ASB Model Policy, regulatory and banking standards and collaborating with your stakeholders by providing guidance and advice on model risk management.

    Key Requirements :

  • Strong SQL, VBA and technical analytical skills to deliver policy compliance
  • Outstanding verbal communication and report writing skills
  • Ability to build and grow effective working partnerships
  • Knowledge of banking and business analytics alongside audit and/or risk systems and processes
  • Tertiary qualification in mathematics, finance and/or risk management
  • Model building or validating experience
  • Audit or risk management role 3+ years’ experience
  • Change management experience is essential
  • Experience of credit, operational risk, compliance or regulatory frameworks in a financial services organisation is preferable.
  • Working for ASB

    In return, you will work for an organisation that places huge importance and focus on its people, where the sky is the limit for development and career opportunities. You will work in a successful and supportive team environment and be a part of the growth story that is ASB.

    ASB is committed to fostering a culture where people are engaged, passionate and valued – living our values every day is integral to achieving our purpose.

    For more information see the attached position description, or contact Wilmarie Jansen, Senior Talent Acquisition Consultant, on 

    Please note that all applications must be received via our careers site online.