Job Title: Head of Credit Underwriting & Portfolio Management

Location: Manchester 

Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits

About the Company:

This is a hybrid role to lead the Credit & Underwriting and Portfolio Management functions within the Specialist Finance Team, to provide oversight of the underwriting of all deals and management of a portfolio of clients.

Job Description:

The key requirements for the role are…

  • To underwrite and manage loan applications in line with Policies and Procedures and act as mentor to other Team Members of the Underwriting Team.
  • To lead the team responsible for mainstream underwriting of all deals, with due regard for Policy and regulation
  • To ensure systems and processes for credit underwriting and monitoring of MI are fit for purpose
  • To proactively manage a portfolio of clients by overseeing development drawdowns, renewals, expiries and redemption of loans and maintain systems and controls to monitor performance of the loan book

Skills and experience needed (essential or preferred):

  • Proven background in Banking with particular emphasis on Credit, Securities and Banking Law.
  • Extensive practical experience of Credit Underwriting and Loans Administration from within both a Commercial Banking environment and Specialist Finance environment
  • Previous experience of Line Management responsibilities
  • Excellent planning & organisational skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines when required and experience of working in a dynamic team
  • Computer literate (good knowledge of MS Office suite – Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

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

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: Relationship Manager

Location: Manchester City Centre

Salary: Up to £38,000

About the Company:

Private Commercial Bank

Job Description:

The Relationship Manager will be responsible for managing long term relationships with Key Business Introducers and direct clients in the Specialist Finance market. With exceptional customer service you will be responsible for managing and overseeing all aspects of origination and initial assessment of Specialist Finance loan enquires, focusing on managing existing relationships and supporting the addition of new relationships.

You will have a strong and demonstrable knowledge of real estate lending, preferably in the specialist finance market but not exclusively.

  • You will have a proven ability to provide an outstanding level of customer service to clients and key business introducers
  • You will be able to speak with confidence and knowledge about the Specialist Finance market, real estate market and products
  • You will have the ability to identify new business opportunities from within the existing introducer and client base as well as your wider professional network
  • Be able to assess, consider and explore a range of proposals from purchase bridges to construction projects, identify the key risks and mitigates of these proposals and present a succinct recommendation of the rationale for progressing a case

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

Relationship Manager

Location: Manchester

Salary: To be discussed on application

Must have experience in Real Estate Lending / Bridging

Full details will be discussed on application

For more information on this amazing opportunity contact Alison Campbell on alison@cfrecruitment.co.uk