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VP Credit Risk Analytics

at GM Financial

Posted: 9/6/2018
Job Reference #: 26950

Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-TX-Fort Worth
    Requisition ID
    Employee Type
    Full Time-Regular
    Risk Management / Insurance
  • Overview

    GM Financial’s North American division, based at our corporate headquarters in Fort Worth, TX, is experiencing tremendous growth, and to support this growth our Risk Management team is ready to hire a key officer level individual with the following attributes:

    • Substantial credit risk experience at the management level with respect to data mining and analysis, modeling, and strategic planning
    • Extensive experience in leading and managing the design, development, and maintenance of complex analysis related to consumer loan and lease originations and portfolio performance
    • Proven ability to lead and develop a team of managers and analysts
    • Ability to proactively develop positive relationships with internal customers
    • Effective written and verbal presentation skills across a wide variety of audiences

    If this description sounds like you, and you’re ready to join a dynamic growing company, check out the full job description below and apply now!

    About the Risk Management Credit Risk Analytics Team

    The Risk Management Credit Risk Analytics team is responsible for developing and maintaining analytically based solutions to manage, monitor and quantify credit risk, set credit policy, and evaluate credit structure, credit execution, and credit performance for GM Financial’s growing auto loan and lease portfolios. The team supports multiple departments including North American Consumer Credit and Sales Operations, Commercial Vehicle Lending, and Pricing and Product Development.



    The VP Credit Risk Analytics is responsible for developing, directing and monitoring sophisticated credit risk management strategies associated with loan acquisition activities. The position is also involved in leading and developing credit analysis to support credit policy, credit procedures, market analysis, product testing and identification of emerging trends. Additionally, the VP Credit Risk Analytics is responsible for summarizing and reporting credit risk information to a variety of internal clients as well as interacting with other departments in the interest of achieving the overall company objectives.


    • Lead multiple teams focused on auto loan and lease origination credit risk analysis, providing effective organizational management and leadership
    • Oversee credit risk monitoring and analysis processes and resource allocation
    • Develop and implement procedures to ensure highest standards of quality, accuracy, and customer satisfaction
    • Lead the design, development, and implementation of sophisticated data analysis methods and models
    • Assess credit risk related to loan and lease originations including but not limited to credit structure, credit demographics, and credit execution ensuring risk based origination strategies are properly developed and executed
    • Develop risk management strategies that utilize technology based decision tools as well as support pricing and market research efforts
    • Partner with and provide recommendations on the appropriate application of data analysis and risk management techniques to origination credit policies and strategies to Senior and Executive leadership


    Reports to: SVP – Credit Risk Analytics Direct Reports: AVP – Credit Risk Analytics




    • Effective written and verbal presentation skills with an ability to communicate well with and Senior and Executive Management
    • Ability to effectively collaborate with internal and external customers and vendors
    • Capable of managing multiple and varied projects, including the ability to coordinate numerous tasks in a time sensitive environment, under pressure, while meeting deadlines and maintaining a big-picture perspective
    • Demonstrated quantitative data analysis skills with the ability to apply complex financial and statistical principles and identify emerging business trends
    • Proven training, leadership, and team development skills


    • Substantial credit risk analysis experience at a management level including but not limited to;
      • Data analysis
      • Credit risk modeling
      • Strategic planning
    • Extensive knowledge of finance, statistics, economics, and consumer credit
    • Demonstrated understanding and experience with technical systems, rational datasets, data warehouses, data mining, and data analysis techniques
    • Solid understanding if credit bureaus and the structure of their credit files
    • Advanced skills and experience with SAS, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word


    • Bachelor's degree required; Master’s degree (preferred) in Finance, Economics, Business, MIS, or other quantitative field
    • 7+ years of consumer credit risk analysis experience, with auto credit risk experience in an OEM captive finance company environment strongly preferred
    • 4+ years of experience managing and leading a team of data analysts


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    GM Financial is the captive finance arm of General Motors, providing leasing and lending solutions to GM customers across the globe. As the VP Credit Risk Analytics you will be an officer in one of the most well-known automotive organizations in the world, with a global reputation for excellence. Not only will you enjoy the stability of working for an established industry-leading company, but our continued dynamic growth will also provide you with exceptional career development opportunities and genuine potential for advancement. In addition to a competitive salary and bonus structure we offer a comprehensive, affordable, and flexible benefits package, offering you peace of mind and the opportunity to invest in your future. Read more about our company at

    Here is some of what we have to offer:

    • Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
    • Health Savings Account and/or Flex Spending Account
    • Life and Disability Insurance
    • 401(K) with company match*
    • Performance incentives (annual and deferred)*
    • GM Company Vehicle Program (officers only)
    • GM vehicle discounts for you and your family
    • Generous paid time off (holidays, vacation, sick, personal, and floating holidays)
    • Paid time off for volunteer work through GM Financial’s Community Investment Program
    • Learning and professional development programs

    * Future payouts are not guaranteed and are based on annual Board approval

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