Provident Financial Yorkshire Way, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD7 3LG, UK
Jun 28, 2017Full time
Reporting Analyst We've been finding a better way for over 130 years. Now it's your turn. Part of a FTSE 100 financial group who've been in Bradford since 1880, we exist to help people when others won't. We're a trusted and ethical lender - lending to our customers face to face, and making sure the loans we offer are manageable, understandable, and exactly right for them. It's this personal, responsible approach that really makes us different. And, joining our team, you'll be a big part of this. About the role A new opportunity has arisen for a Reporting Analyst at our head office in Bradford. Here you will be tasked with First line monitoring & Reporting to demonstrate the effectiveness of 1st line controls across the business. You will also provide assurance of the 1st Line controls by completing regular monitoring, and to provide continuous reporting to the 1st line functions through senior management reports and dashboards. Responsibilities of the role will include conducting reviews of first line controls, providing assurance that key controls are effective and demonstrate adherence to business processes & procedures, ensuring information provided is accurate, up to date and meets the needs of the stakeholder, understanding business processes and control frameworks in order to identify areas of weakness and contribute to effective mitigation proposals, and monitor and report on potential ineffective 1st line controls with particular focus on areas where customer detriment has/could be the result or where there are conduct related issues. Other duties will include utilising data produced from exception reports in order to perform reviews on appropriate controls, providing outputs/written reports of reviews and contribute to reports that will inform key stakeholders and senior manager forums such as SMC, and reviewing management information and data in order to identify trends and articulate findings in appropriate formats. About you The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience: • Good Understanding of the business and its processes and policies. • Excellent communication skills at both colleague and management levels • Good understanding in the use of IT systems and Equipment. • Rigorous attention to detail. • Proven ability to plan & organise own workload, with strong time management skills. • Good report writing skills The benefits The satisfaction of working for a successful and ethical business who are here to help people is a big benefit of joining us, but it's not the only one. We'll invest in your development - giving you the support and training to become better and better at your job. We take the work/life balance seriously, with plenty of flexible working options. And, working in a bright and refreshingly relaxed environment, you'll find your opinions are valued and listened to. On top of all this, we'll give you a package including pension and bonus schemes, and a whole range of other benefits besides. To apply for the role of Reporting Analyst, please click 'apply now'.