Job Title: Business Development/Relationship Manager – Full Time – Permanent – Multiple Roles

Location: Field based in the North (Newcastle/Middlesborough, Manchester, Leeds) with a requirement to visit the North East based Head Office when required

Salary: Up to £85k plus benefits package

About the Company:

Our client is a new to market Challenger Bank with a specialism in Development Finance, both Residential and Commercial. This is a rare opportunity to join a growing and innovative organisation, where you can add value and contribute to its strategic direction.

Job Description:

  • The role holder will be responsible for identifying new to bank clients who are wanting to borrowing up-to £5m on a single development. This will include deal structuring, credit application submission, onboarding as well as a hands-on approach to managing the scheme throughout it’s life cycle.

Skills and experience needed (essential or preferred):

  • We are looking for experienced Development Finance lenders with a track record in lending to SME developers and a strong professional introducer network.

For more information then please contact Sophie Cooper on 07432 582338 or by email on sophie@cfrecruitment.co.uk

Job Title: Credit Underwriter – Full Time – Permanent – Multiple Roles

Location: Field based in the North (Newcastle/Middlesborough, Manchester, Leeds) with a requirement to visit the North East based Head Office when required

Salary: Up to £70k plus benefits package

About the Company:

Our client is a new to market Challenger Bank with a specialism in Development Finance, both Residential and Commercial. This is a rare opportunity to join a growing and innovative organisation, where you can add value and contribute to its strategic direction.

Job Description:

  • The role holder will be providing underwriting support to a small team of BDMs in the Development Finance arena. Along with the responsibility of underwriting deals up-to £5m in a single scheme it’s likely that the successful candidate will provide a hands-on approach, working with the BD in structuring the deal and attending joint visits to the client

Skills and experience needed (essential or preferred):

  • We are looking for experienced underwriters in the development finance space as well as a demonstrable track record in lending in the wider commercial lending arena.

For more information then please contact Tracy Fletcher on 07852 150953 or by email on tracy@cfrecruitment.co.uk

Job Title: Product Analyst

Location: Chester

Salary: £30,000

About the Company:

We are recruiting for an Agriculture Bank whose sole purpose is to provide bespoke financial support to the sector.

Job Description:

  • Analyse product data and make recommendations to further strengthen the Banks product.

Skills and experience needed (essential or preferred):

Essential 

  • Degree Level educated
  • Quantitative analytical skills
  • Finance or economic background

Desirable

  • Knowledge of Agriculture sector in the UK
  • Knowledge of Natural Capital modelling

For more information then please contact Alison Campbell on 07903 018136 or by email on alison@cfrecruitment.co.uk

Job Title: Portfolio Executive – 6 month Contract

Location: North West (Home Based)

Salary: £50-£55k plus benefits

About the Company:

We are recruiting for a Fund management company, currently managing a number of funds across the North of England.

Reason for the vacancy – long term sick cover – may have the opportunity to extend but wouldn’t like to commit to this.

Job Description:

  • The Portfolio Executive will assist in the management of portfolio investments and will seek to minimise the risk of financial loss and maximise the profit.
  • The ideal candidate will build close working relationships internally and with external business introducers and service providers. 
  • Produce and maintain relevant, accurate monitoring systems for all client companies’ activities.
  • Monitor and assess relevant information including financial information to prepare necessary reports on performance of portfolio companies.

Skills and experience needed (essential or preferred):

  • Strong banking technical skills
  • Experience of working in a Relationship Management role within a bank or similar financial environment and in particular experience of analysing financial information to a high level.

For more information then please contact Melanie Phillips on 07538 919456 or by email on melanie@cfrecruitment.co.uk

Business Architect – Banking or Financial Services experience highly desirable

Location: Remote-based (weekly travel to London required)

Salary: £60,000 – £110,000 DOE + Benefits + Bonus

A global bank is currently seeking a Business Architect to join their Transformational Change Team. You will join an extremely busy team who are currently focusing acting as an advisory platform to enable large-scale transformational change across a portfolio. You will bring with you refined business architecture skills as well as a highly analytical mindset and the ability to influence senior stakeholders confidently and efficiently. In addition, you will be technically savvy to understand the technical implications and the relevant assets needed for these digital transformations to occur.

In return, you will gain exceptional exposure to a highly varied portfolio of projects and be visible to the banks’ most senior stakeholders. There is the scope for progression of the team which in turn, will allow you to develop your career in a forward-thinking and innovative environment. Furthermore, you will earn a competitive salary along with a generous benefits and bonus package.

To be considered for this role, you must:

  • Be able to illustrate previous Business Architecture experience.
  • Ideally come from a banking or financial services background.
  • Have previous experience of Business Analysis.
  • Have been heavily involved with digital transformation projects and ideally have been involved in multiple projects at any one time.
  • Possess a strong understanding of digital technologies such as AI and robotics.
  • Be a hugely effective communicator and problem-solver.

If you feel you have the prerequisite skills and experience for this role then we want to hear from you. To apply, please send your CV via the link below or get in touch with Sophie Cooper at sophie@cfrecruitment.co.uk or Tracy Fletcher at tracy@cfrecruitment.co.uk.

Agricultural Relationship Manager for a Bank
Locations:  London & the South-East
Must have an Agricultural Background – Non-Banking profiles will be considered.
Full details will be discussed on application
Contact Alison Campbell on alison@cfrecruitment.co.uk

Job Title: Customer Service Representative

Location: Leeds

Salary: £18,945 rising to £20,774 after probation + excellent benefits package

Our client has won some seriously impressive awards for the outstanding way they treat both their customers and staff, they are absolutely passionate about delivering brilliant customer service. They really do put their customers and their colleagues at the heart of everything they do. They are growing quickly and investing in their future so are creating exciting new opportunities for talented people to join the team.

  • You’ll be enabling customers to find a sustainable solution to managing their personal debt.
  • You’ll use either telephone or digital (webchat, email) communication channels, when interacting with customers.
  • You’ll demonstrate effective questioning and listening skills and really know what it means to show empathy, all the while finding a sustainable solution for them.
  • You’ll treat customers fairly and put them at the heart of everything you say and do.
  • You’ll interact with customers in vulnerable circumstances and find the right outcome for them.

What you’ll need

  • You’ll have developed excellent customer services skills.
  • You’ll have an empathetic and approachable manner and sharp listening skills so that you can pick up on verbal cues and clues.
  • You’ll be computer literate and have some experience of inputting customer data onto CRM systems.
  • You’ll be organised, and comfortable working to achieve targets which focus on quality, accuracy and compliance.

For more information then please contact Melanie Phillips on melanie@cfrecruitment.co.uk

Job Title: Product Manager

Location: North West but some remote working

Salary: £50 – 60k depending on experience plus benefits

Description: We are looking for someone with experience of working in product development with consumer finance/point of sale experience to join a fast-paced new to market fintech

For more information or to send applications then contact Alison on alison@cfrecruitment.co.uk or ring her on 07903 018136

Job Title: Commercial Director

Location: North West but some remote working

Salary: £50 – 70k depending on experience plus benefits

Description: We are looking for a business developer with experience of working within financial services, to join a fast-paced new to market fintech. Ideally will have connections with many of the major banks and some of the challenger banks. Ideally will have worked in FX, payments and/or card services.

For more information or to send applications then contact Tracy Fletcher on tracy@cfrecruitment.co.uk or ring her on 07852 150 953.

Job Title: Business Development Manager (Multiple Roles)

Location: Flexible

Salary: £50 – 70k depending on experience plus benefits

Description: We are looking for at least 2 business development professionals with experience of working within financial services to join a fast-paced new to market fintech. Ideally we are looking for individuals with a network and strong connections within healthcare or the education sector, either within a payments, card services or cash management arena.

For more information or to send applications then contact Tracy Fletcher on tracy@cfrecruitment.co.uk or ring her on 07852 150 953.