Credit Risk Modeler

Full Time, Remote
Tunis, Tunisia
Posted 3 years ago

Acredius Group general description
Acredius Group (“Acredius”) is a Swiss Fintech group. Having the mission to make an impact in the real economy and be one of the future leaders of innovation, Acredius provides an ecosystem supporting entrepreneurs and investors. Acredius assists them throughout their journey, especially with:

  • A Crowdlending online platform that makes investors’ and borrowers’ needs meet in an unconventional, digital, intuitive and safe environment
  • A Private Equity Fundraising offer for promising startups and dynamic companies searching for equity investments
  • A Growth Strategy arm which closes the loop of the company’s journey by supporting it pre-, during and post fundraising, or credit obtention

Acredius Tunisia Center of Excellence (ATUCE) description
ATUCE is a new arm of Acredius focused on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and data-driven decision making. Its purpose is to help international clients stay relevant in a customer-centric and insights-driven future. 

What we offer

  • The opportunity to actively have an economic impact by helping innovation go from ideas to life-changing products and services
  • Access to international markets using Swiss enabled capabilities
  • An inspiring working environment fuelled by a Swiss quality label and Tunisian talents
  • A dynamic work environment
  • A guaranteed steep learning curve
  • A sharp and motivated team in a results-driven environment
  • Visits and trainings in Zürich (Switzerland), home of the Acredius Group headquarter
  • An international and multicultural team representing 11 nationalities and 4 continents
  • Being part of the Acredius worldwide expansion and in the driver seat of local/global innovation
  • An attractive compensation package

Key responsibilities

  • Manage credit and fraud risks with the use of portfolio analytics, data mining and modelling techniques
  • Execute regular and ad-hoc portfolio monitoring reports and analysis 
  • Define, argument and implement risk optimization measures and action steps
  • Assess the credit and fraud relevant risks, develop adequate controls and control mechanisms
  • Develop, monitor and maintain credit risk models (underwriting, provisioning, collection)
  • Initiate innovative risk assessment solutions 
  • Be the go-to person for any credit risk assessment related topic
  • Manage and coach team members when needed
  • Collaborate closely with the data science team and be part of data science related projects 
  • Develop the Acredius brand by engaging in internal Proof of Concept, conferences, meetings, blogs and other external public engagements
  • Assist the management in the recruitment of internal and external scientific and technical resources and track skills development, participate in job fairs and build a strong pipeline of potential candidates

Candidate profile

  • University degree in a quantitative discipline (statistics/mathematics/physics) or data science
  • Preferably 3+ years of experience in risk management 
  • Proficiency in data science tools 
  • Credit risk modelling practical experience is a plus
  • Experience with valuation and risk models
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to present complicated subjects in a simpler manner to different audiences, ability to share knowledge within a team
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and startup mindset. Humility and engagement are strong values

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

The Acredius Team

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Fintech, Information Technology

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