Risk Solutions Analyst

London - Strand, United Kingdom
22 Apr 2019
10 May 2019
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
If you're looking for the right environment to develop your commercial expertise and passion for analysis, here's a great opportunity to become a pivotal part of our business. Helping us make decisions that will direct the future of Shell's global success, whilst growing your career.

What's the role?

As a Risk Solutions Analyst you will undertake business intelligence & quantitative analysis and play a vital role, using your skills in analysis and commerce, to shape and lead our business intelligence, informing future strategy that keeps us ahead of the market.

You can expect to be responsible for a diverse mix of activities. From managing advanced data analytics to guiding decision-making based on a mix of insights, techniques and systems. A strong self-starter, you'll thrive working under pressure, optimizing your experience to understand how data analytics can direct credit and performance risk exposure, and bring strategic and cost improvements to the business. More specific duties might include:
  • Undertaking various credit and risk metric calculations.
  • Playing an active role in creating analytical solutions for risk reporting, systems and policy.
  • Driving operational and reporting standards.
  • Play a coordination role among team members across the globe.

Your strong people skills will make a real difference, as you nurture successful relationships with a range of business and finance stakeholders, confidently presenting complex ideas in ways that can be easily understood.

Where you fit in

This role sits in Shell's Global Trading & Supply Risk Management team, with a focus on supporting system and specific reporting development that involves more complex modelling algorithms, right across our businesses.

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Country of Work Location:
United Kingdom

Company Description:
Shell started operations in the United Kingdom more than 110 years ago. Since then we have grown into a leading innovative oil and gas company that rewards its employees by investing heavily in their careers and learning. Our people are our greatest asset, and our commitment to your career will see you thrive in a work environment that offers an industry-leading development programme. When your ideas travel, Shell will benefit and innovation will thrive. Shell has a key role to play in helping meet the UK's growing energy demand, whilst using innovative technologies to develop cleaner energy. We are the largest FTSE 100 company in the UK by market capitalisation, and make a significant contribution to the UK economy. As well as processing 35% of the gas coming into the UK, we serve more than four million customers at our filling stations each week. Shell employs some 6,400 skilled staff as well as many contractors.

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Shell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Work Location:
London - Strand

What we need from you

We're keen to talk to men and women with a Bachelor's degree, preferably in Statistics, Economics or Mathematics, who'll thrive within a global, virtual work environment. While experience in risk analytics is not essential, we'd expect to see some evidence of professional experience across a range of quantitative challenges. Beyond this, we're looking for a confident communicator, with as much of the following on your CV:
  • Strong knowledge of market and credit risk fundamentals.
  • Proven experience working with Advanced SQL, plus database knowledge.
  • Ability to model and develop in Matlab, R and/or SAS a plus.
  • CFA or GARP certificates will also be an advantage.

Our values

Shell is a company with shared values. Honesty, integrity, and respect aren't simply a strapline: they are a part of everything we do. What's more, Shell is an equal opportunities company, and we place the highest possible value on the diversity of our people and our inclusive approach. Join us and you'll belong to a world where you can feel pride in your achievements and propel your career with global opportunities

Women's perspective

We care deeply about fostering a truly diverse workplace. We believe in doing everything we can to make Shell as flexible, appealing and supportive a place for women to work as possible. We help with things like our formal (and informal) flexible working. Like our global and transparent pay policies, backed by a leadership team fully supportive of our diversity ambitions. And we'll foster your career through our Women's Career Development programme.

People with an impairment

At Shell, we're all about top talent. End of story. We encourage anyone who may face an impairment to see Shell as a place where you'll be fully supported to grow and develop your career. It's as simple as that. If you'd like to apply, just let us know about your circumstances. We can support you throughout the process: from application, to interview, to your first day of a rewarding career with us.

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