Loans Ops Analyst - Credit Lending Boutique, Sport & Music Industry

Carnegie Consulting Ltd
London (Greater)
To £35k + bonus + benefits
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Opportunity:

  • This is a unique opportunity for a candidate at the early stages of their career who is looking for something a little different and exciting
  • Working for a boutique (circa 20 people) financial services business that specialises in lending to the sporting, music and entertainment industries you will work in a company that has had a huge amount of success to date, and, has a very exciting future of growth forecast. This role has been created in preparation of this anticipated growth
  • Working within a small team concerned with operational oversight and administration of the loans, this role will be varied and offer a huge amount of exposure to the business as a whole. The office is open plan and you will quickly gain a broad understanding of a wide range of functions including deal origination, credit analysis, legal side of the deal, compliance etc.
  • Broad duties will include (and will not be limited to) Loan administration and covenant management, Operating bank accounts, Banking system operations, Operational Cost Management, Dealing with Funding Banks, ad-hoc projects
  • More specific duties will include:
    • o Managing interest and principal repayments diary within the banking system
    • o Preparing payment advice notices to send to borrowers
    • o Capturing covenant requirements at closing of transaction and recording within the banking system
    • o Managing covenant requirements throughout life of the transaction
    • o Setting up deal related payments from bank accounts
    • o Managing user access
    • o Monitoring and managing data quality within the banking system
    • o Report building, extracting and manipulating data
    • o Bank reconciliations

Your Experience:

  • You will have a strong record of academic achievement and be focused on a career in financial services
  • It is essential that you?ve had some work experience, ideally within financial services, and, through this experience be motivated to work for a boutique firm
  • You must be IT literate with demonstrable experience of using Excel and other MS Office programmes, and, ideally other databases as within this role you will be taking a lead in using a newly acquired loan management system
  • This role will have a range of both administrative and more complex duties requiring good numerical skills and excellent attention to detail / accuracy. You must therefore be realistic and flexible, and, happy to work in a boutique company where you can?t be precious and must be hands-on
  • It is fine to be ambitious as this firm has a very exciting future planned. Therefore, the opportunities for you in the medium to long-term could be interesting
  • Some experience of working in loan administration could be useful but is not essential
  • A demonstrable interest in sport or music would also be great as this passion runs through the firm

My Client:

  • A very successful boutique firm that provides securitised lending to the music, sporting and entertainment industry. Rather niche perhaps, however, they are experts in what they do and this expertise is leading to a clamour for their services
  • The working environment is exciting, energetic, dynamic and entrepreneurial
  • A wonderful opportunity to get on board with a firm that has a very exciting future ahead of it

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