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Model Validation Manager

Model Validation Manager

Posted 21 November 2023 by Harnham - Data & Analytics Recruitment
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UP TO £80,000


This is an exciting new opportunity to be part of a highly specialised Independent Validation Team where you will be responsible for independent model review across all portfolios for the company. You will be exposed to a wide remit of models including IFRS9, IRB and Stress Testing.


This company advocates for businesses to foster sustainable growth and aim to help during crucial moments throughout their journey. The aim of the company is to be a digitally driven bank with exceptional customer experience who practices fair and personal trading.


You can expect to do the following on a day-to-day basis:

  • Evaluate technical documentation outlining model development and validation, ensuring alignment with pertinent regulatory standards.
  • Duplicate model developments, analyse performance, and create challenger models for comprehensive assessment.
  • Generate detailed documents, complete with relevant analyses, for audit and regulatory reviews, effectively conveying model risks.
  • Oversee a technical analyst to achieve targeted plans, concurrently managing independent validation projects to meet deadlines.
  • Cultivate collaborative relationships across the organization, engaging key stakeholders, including Director-level personnel. Present validation findings to approval committees with focused and engaging communication for the audience.


  • Experience in a statistical analysis or modelling role.
  • Ideally experience working on regulatory IFRS9/IRB models.
  • Experience in model development.
  • Experience working within the credit risk space.
  • Expertise in SAS or SQL.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Strong writing abilities.
  • A strong numerate degree.


  • A salary of up to £80,000.
  • £6,000 car allowance.
  • Generous annual bonus.
  • Annual holiday leave.
  • Hybrid working model.


Please register your interest by sending your CV to Gaby Adamis via the Apply link on this page.

Reference: 51661846

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