Posted on 2022-12-06
Welend Limited

Manager, Credit Risk and Business Analytics

Welend Limited

WeLab is a leading pan-Asian fintech platform, serving more than 50 million individual users and over 700 enterprise customers, which operates one of the first licensed digital banks in Asia – WeLab Bank, as well as multiple leading online financial services businesses, including WeLend and WeLab Bank in Hong Kong, WeLab Digital (我来数科), Taoxinji (淘新机), Wallet Gugu (钱夹谷谷) and Tianmian Tech (天冕科技) in Mainland China and Maucash in Indonesia. WeLab aims to bring joy to everyone’s financial journey, striving to improve people’s lives by reinventing financial services through our game-changing technology.

At WeLab, we always put our people first. Embarking on a career with WeLab means being part of the driving force to make financial services accessible for everyone. In our flat and agile organization, you will get all the opportunities to make real impacts and deliver change. Most importantly, while you achieve greatness, we will ensure you have an amazing experience at WeLab!

Our team is energetic and passionate who can deliver and execute, and we are looking for intellectually curious, open-minded, and smart-working individuals who are just as passionate as we are about making financial services enjoyable.

Join us to build a better financial future for everyone!

About this role

  • Reporting to the Head of Credit Risk & Business Analytics, the role is responsible for formulating and reviewing credit policies, procedures and guidelines to support WeLend's business, as well as ensuring proper credit risk mitigation measures are in place.

What you’ll do and what success looks like in this role

  • Formulate or enhance credit policies and guidelines to support business initiatives
  • Evaluate through regular quantitative analysis, acquisition and portfolio performance review on all loan products to improve the business efficiency/effectiveness
  • Perform credit portfolio analysis, prepare periodic and ad-hoc risk reports
  • Design and prepare Credit MIS reporting, and conduct issue investigation
  • Support statistical analysis of risk and business data, as well as the development of customer segmentation and risk modelling
  • Ensure compliance with internal policies and regulatory requirements and processes

What is required and what we’re looking for

  • Bachelor degree in Statistics, Quantitative Finance or Risk Management or related disciplines
  • 5+ years relevant experience in credit risk management, covering unsecured lending is definitely a plus
  • Demonstrated analytical experience and sound business judgment, SAS programming experience is an advantage
  • Entrepreneurial self-starter who can work in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated track record in successful management and ability to manage risk
  • Fluency in English and proficiency in Mandarin or Cantonese
  • Candidate with less experience will be considered as Assistant Manager

Perks and Benefits to enrich your experience at WeLab:

  • Learning and development stipend - we value lifelong learning and believe the best way to invest in our employees is to encourage them to continue to learn
  • Wellness and happiness – Numerous activities to let you focus on your physical and mental wellbeing, complemented by happiness dollars (basically, an extra stipend!) to spend on anything that makes you happy. We allow flexible time offs to take care of personal matters and to enjoy time with family and friends.
  • Comfortable and positive work environment – Open plan office for easy collaboration and social with your colleagues, or branch out into your own thinking pods when needed, with FREE food and drinks for when you want to recharge
  • Work smart, play hard – Connect with your colleagues over food and drinks at the stocked pantry, in the spacious social area with board games and a ping pong table, or over activities like hiking, yoga, badminton, etc.
  • A big and contagious smile on everyone’s face to make you happier :)

WeLab’s Awards & Recognitions:

  • 2021 CB Insights Top 250 Fintech Startups globally
  • 2021 Asia Banking Finance (ABF) Retail Banking Awards: Hong Kong Virtual Bank of the Year
  • Financial Times (FT) 2020 Asia-Pacific High-Growth Companies – #2 ranked company
  • 2020 CNBC Disruptor 50 - the only Hong Kong-based company on the list

We offer competitive salary package to the successful candidate. If you are interested in joining this exciting team, please apply with resume via the "Apply" button below.

All information provided by applicants will be used for recruitment purposes only. Information of unsuccessful applicants will be destroyed within 24 months of receipt. 

More job information
  • 5-day week
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Medical plan
  • Work from home
Job Function
  • Quarry Bay
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 5 years - 10 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree