Welcome to VERCIDA website.

Skip to main content
Enable Recite to make this website accessible

Profile completeness

Did you know that users who have filled in their profile details are 42 times more likely to get matched with the right employer?

security illustration Help us find the best workplace for you by sharing more about yourself. We will never disclose your information with others.

Job description

Job description
We need
  • An Experienced SAS Analyst in our Northampton office
  • A competitive salary (based on experience) and a range of other benefits, including a highly competitive pension scheme
  • A flexible remuneration package, including the ability to 'buy' up to 10 days more holiday.
  • Flexible working arrangements will be considered
  • Closing date for the role is Monday 31st May 2019


The expanding role of risk and the importance of risk management has led to Nationwide Building Society investing in their analytical capability. As part of this investment, several exciting analytical roles (across a full range of experience levels) are now available in the Retail Financial Risk modelling team.

Who we're looking for
Skills that will help you in the role are:
  • Experience in a Credit Risk or an analytical role
  • Experience in statistical / analytical tools such as SAS / SPSS / R or similar
  • A strong degree in a highly numerate discipline (Mathematics, Statistics or related subject) or the equivalent role related experience
  • Good written, verbal and influencing skills, and ability to deliver on shared goals by cooperating with other team members
  • Passion for researching new ways to solve complex problems that deliver valuable insight and real business benefit.
  • A genuine desire to be a part of a close-knit team and develop a career with a leading financial services player
  • An aptitude for working with data, analysing, generating insight and sharing your conclusions in an open, honest and precise manner
What you'll be doing
Under the guidance of a Modelling Manager, you will be responsible for:
  • Employing relevant statistical and analytical techniques to develop and maintain stress testing and IFRS9 models.
  • Employing best in class modelling practice.
  • Sharing knowledge and expertise across the team.
  • Communicating the performance of models to the wider business.
  • Working with stakeholders from across the business.
  • Contributing to the success and evolution of the team.

Who will you be working with
  • We are a friendly team that operates from Northampton working together to produce the best in class retail model developments in the Concurrent Stress Testing (CST) and provisioning (International Financial Reporting Standard 9 - "IFRS 9") space.
  • This role will provide the successful candidate an opportunity to be part of this close-knit team analysing complex problems to provide recommendations and solutions which deliver real business benefit.

Apply now
The extras you'll get
If you put a lot in, it's only fair you should get a lot out. So if you help us do the right thing for our members, we'll help further your career with us. As part of our team you'll get:• Access to training to help you progress and develop your technical skills and career• Pension scheme where if you pay in 7% we'll top it up to 23%• Life assurance worth 8x your salary• 24 days' holiday plus bank holidays• The ability to 'buy' up to 10 days more holiday• Flexible benefits scheme giving you access to discount vouchers at various retail outlets• Access to an annual performance related bonus scheme

Work with PRIDE

Why work for us?

At Nationwide we're here for our members and we put their needs first in everything we do. And now, more than ever, two things are helping us go from strength to strength: we put our customers first, and we're known for being open, honest and trustworthy.We're also the world's largest building society, with communities at the heart of everything we do. We aim to do the right thing for our members which helps set us apart from our competitors. But we need good people to help us do it. People who understand what we believe in, and have the talent and drive to keep us successful.

Job Sector
Strategy & Consultancy
Job Position
Business Analyst
£34,960.00 - £50,497.00 / year
Northampton, UK Show on map
Post date
Closing date

How would you fit?

Learn more about Nationwide Building Society

Be unique. Be authentic. However you prefer to say it, we really mean it. Our culture embraces people’s diverse perspectives and creates a positive environment where everyone belongs. We’re determined to build a better, more connected world for everyone.

Articles you might like

Other jobs in Finance and Banking

You will receive an email with link to reset your password.

Enter your new password