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25/02 Shweta
Director at Connections India

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Head - Risk - FinTech (8-15 yrs)

Bangalore/Karnataka Job Code: 896583

Strategic role, to set the company direction for the next 5-7 years.

Job Description :


- Responsible for designing and building the risk and underwriting infrastructure for the most innovative consumer lending platform in India

- Creation of the risk and underwriting policies, infrastructure, development and deployment of underwriting models, risk decision strategies and fraud detection

- Be involved in the full-life-cycle and straddle credit-and non-credit functions (initially)

- Work closely with Sr. Management team and lending partners in managing Risk/Return of the portfolio, defaults & collections

- Represent the company to the outside world, including lending partners, board of directors & other strategic alliances

- As the Head of Risk you will be reporting to the CRO and will be responsible for heading a Risk team

- Responsible for credit underwriting / analysis / appraisal as well as developing the lending norms / rates / policies for all retail lending products offered. This would include overseeing Risk for products across Business Loans, Vehicle Loans, Personal loans, Mortgages, Loans Against Property, Loans Against Shares, Micro-finance and Agri-loans.

- You would ensure that the customer portfolio meets the quality measures. You would also manage internal stakeholders in addition to regulators and governing bodies.

The candidate should have :

- Deep knowledge of scorecards, credit policies and risk management in an unsecured context

- Experience in validating and implementing risk models and strategies

- Atleast 3-5 years of experience in using analytics for credit modeling

- Passion for using data and algorithm to drive underwriting decisions

- Extreme comfort with technology and working with engineers

- Passionate, creative, innovative and looking to work in a fast-paced and collaborative environment.

- MBA/CA (first attempt) or IIT B.Tech with atleast 8+ years of experience in a retail bank or retail NBFC, Indian or foreign

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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