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

Job Title: Head of Operations – Retail and Consumer Finance

Location: Preston, North West

Salary: £50,000 – £55,000 + Benefits + Bonus

Are you an expert in the Retail and Consumer Finance landscape?

Do you have an in-depth knowledge of all things compliance and risk?

Are you looking for a new role where you will be highly influential within an evolving business?

If so, we want to hear from you!

We are currently looking for a highly knowledgeable and experienced Operations professional to join our expanding and evolving client based in Preston. They are looking for somebody who has ample experience in the Retail and Consumer Finance landscape to oversee areas such as risk, compliance, legal, relationship management and loan processing.

The business is currently going through and exciting time of growth and evolution to achieve their vision. You will play an integral role in the delivery of this and influence the way these aims are delivered. You will act as a conduit between the Sales, Relationship Management and Development Department to ensure that all changes and improvements are delivered efficiently and quickly. Beyond this, you will be a key figure in BAU operations.

To be considered for this role, you must:

  • Have proven experience in the Retail and Consumer Finance landscape,
  • Be highly experienced in Operations Management within the financial services,
  • Have an in-depth knowledge of risk, compliance, and loan processing,
  • Possess exceptional communication skills and be confident to challenge ideas and express your own,
  • Be commercially savvy with an understanding of laws, rules, and regulations of the consumer finance market,
  • Be a collaborative and team-oriented worker.

If you feel you have the prerequisite skills and experience, then we want to hear from you. Contact Sophie Cooper on sophie@cfrecruitment.co.uk or ring her on 07432 582 338.

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.

Broker Manager – Asset Finance Sector

Location: Manchester

Salary: £50-55k + Benefits + Bonus

Are you a highly experienced Asset Finance professional?

Do you have an active network of introducers and contacts in the Asset Finance space?

Are you looking for a role where you would ultimately lead on the Asset Finance offering?

If so, we want to hear from you!

We are currently recruiting on behalf of an up-and-coming company based in Manchester in the business and consumer lending space. They are looking for a highly experienced Asset Finance professional to come in and ultimately steer on the offering and products. You will not only be an active deal-doer, but you will also shape the products and packages that are offered. Moreover, you will work extremely closely with the board of directors and share your expert knowledge to influence the presence of the entire company. As the sole Asset Financier in the company, your scope for progression and future opportunities is immense.

In return, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and bonus package, along with genuine room to develop professionally and make an impact in the company. You will be joining at an exciting time where you will assist in defining key strategies and be at the forefront of watching the business grow.

To be considered for the role, you must:

  • Be a proven expert in the Asset Finance space – both hard and soft assets.
  • Have an active network on introducers and other connections in the industry.
  • Possess a strategic mindset and be confident in sharing your ideas with the senior team.
  • Be willing to share knowledge of the sector and upskill individuals where necessary.
  • Have an excellent track record of structuring and delivering Asset Finance deals.

For more information contact Sophie Cooper on sophie@cfrecruitment.co.uk or Alison Campbell on alison@cfrecruitment.co.uk

Business Developer

Location: Based Liverpool or Cheshire Area

Salary: £45,000 – £55,000 Depending on Experience

Experience in Cash Flow Lending essential

Full details upon application.

For more information contact either Sophie Cooper on sophie@cfrecruitment.co.uk or Melanie Phillips on melanie@cfrecruitment.co.uk