Head of Credit Risk Analytics

COMPANY FACTS
Founded: 2014
Employees: Approximately 40
Website: www.collegeavestudentloans.com

College Ave is simplifying the student loan experience, so students can get on with what matters most: preparing for a bright future. As a fintech company with a sole focus on private student loans, we're using technology and our deep industry expertise to connect families who need to cover education costs with lenders who can provide that funding. College Ave has created an environment that is professional but informal, highly reliant on key suppliers to maintain a lean staff, performance-driven, and extremely collaborative. College Ave looks for people who embrace integrity, moral courage and selflessness: we say what we do and do what we say; we want people to speak up and offer constructive feedback and critique; we expect people to put the company first in setting their priorities and in helping their peers accomplish common goals. As a result, there is a single bonus plan for all staff, College Ave's plans and priorities are made available to everyone in the organization, and the information is shared within and across functional groups in a transparent manner.

Head of Credit Risk Analytics

THE POSITION SUMMARY

Location:
Wilmington, DE

College Ave Student Loans (CASL) is seeking an experienced Credit Risk Analyst to report directly to the Chief Credit Officer. The role will be responsible for analyzing key drivers of performance and providing recommendations on areas of improvement. The role will provide analytical strength in support of underwriting, pricing, collections, and recovery. This is a new position reflecting the growth and the corresponding increasing complexity of the organization.

The Team:
The position reports directly to the Chief Credit Officer and is part of a team of nine.

THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE:

  • 5+ years' experience in one of the following roles; credit, pricing, collections or recovery strategies for consumer products

  • Experience interacting and presenting to senior management

  • Understanding of P&L Proficient in SAS, SQL, Microsoft office products

The successful candidate - personal attributes:

  • Strong interpersonal skills with an ability to work across the organization and with all CASL stakeholders

  • Driven and proactive; demonstrates sense of ownership and urgency

  • A desire to be a part of something great, and contribute to its evolution and success

  • Team player, organizationally astute, with high emotional intelligence; able to quickly adapt to a new environment and culture and make an immediate impact

  • Impeccable integrity and ethical standards

  • Sound and mature judgment, around both people and business; acts as a role model; treats people with respect; puts the interests of the organization above self

  • An excellent communicator; self-assured and confident, with the poise to interact and work effectively with staff at all levels of the organization

For consideration, please submit resume, cover letter, and salary requirements by email to jobs@collegeave.com

College Ave Student Loans products are made available through either Firstrust Bank, member FDIC or M.Y. Safra Bank, FSB, member FDIC. All loans are subject to individual approval and adherence to underwriting guidelines. Program restrictions, other terms, and conditions apply.

WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO MODIFY OR DISCONTINUE (IN WHOLE OR IN PART) THIS LOAN PROGRAM AND ITS ASSOCIATED SERVICES AND BENEFITS AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE. CHECK WWW.COLLEGEAVESTUDENTLOANS.COM FOR THE MOST UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION.