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Credit Risk and Pricing Manager

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About the role

We are looking for a Credit Risk & Pricing Manager to be based in our Italian operation, ConTe, in Rome. You do not need to speak Italian, but a willingness to learn the language is important.

In this role you will work for the new ConTe Personal Lending Business Unit. You will define and implement the Credit Strategy in collaboration with Admiral Financial Services headquarters and reporting to Head of Loans in Italy. Your goal will be to create a solid and reliable competitive advantage in retail credit decision and profit maximization. Your tasks will include the design of the credit evaluation process, the pricing management and the definition of underwriting rules. You will also work on the data strategy and collaborate with the advanced analytics team to create a roadmap of data excellence.


  • Design and implement the Credit Risk Strategy
  • Work closely with ConTe and Group management in a diverse and international environment
  • Manage the Credit Decision Engine and Pricing Engine
  • Manage and maintain the UW rules
  • Lead the creation of key management information reports

We are looking for


  • Minimum of a bachelor's degree - preferably in Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering or Economics
  • Talent with numbers: significant experience in analysis, data manipulation and statistical models
  • Self-starter attitude and proven autonomy either in project management or team leadership
  • Start-up and entrepreneurial mind-set, flexibility and enthusiasm
  • Hands-on approach and a solid know-how of analysis tools such as Excel, SAS, MySQL
  • Fluency in English


  • Italian is a bonus, but not required, although willingness to learn Italian is important
  • Experience in a retail bank or in a lending firm preferred but not necessary
  • Experience in pricing, machine learning and advanced analytics tools preferred but not necessary

Work location: Rome


About ConTe

ConTe is the Italian brand of Admiral Group, a direct insurance company with more than 6m customers. 

ConTe shares Admiral’s unique culture based on openness, innovation and a strong focus on people. ConTe is considered a best employer and has been in the top-3 of the Italian "Great place to work" ranking for several consecutive years.  

With over 600 employees and an average management age of 38, ConTe, offers a young, informal and diverse environment. This is an ideal place to develop your talent, challenge yourself and grow.

We firmly believe in the motto of our founder "people who like what they do, do it better".  


If you'd like to know more about the role, please contact Maurizio Talarico, Head of Loans at ConTe.

To apply, please submit your application online.