Interim Head of Loan Processing
Job Title: Interim Head of Loan Processing Location: South West Start Date: ASAP six month fixed term contract Salary: c£35,000 pro-rata Our Client is a rapidly expanding financial services organisation, based in the South West. You are an enthusiastic and experienced individual with a solid background of working in the banking sector with up-to-date commercial and financial awareness, possibly with a mortgage background. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, you will be accountable for a team of Loans Officers and the Deputy Head of Loans Processing. You will have a strong and proven mentoring background, with good team leading and coaching skills. Your role will be to supervise the process of loans and ensure any new loan is viable prior to processing. You will ensure that lenders are matched to appropriate loans in a timely and professional manner and customer facing experience will be relevant here. It is imperative that in your key competencies, you have precise experience of due diligence and processing of loans, planning and organising skills and excellent written and verbal communication standards. Key Accountabilities: Loans: Receive enquiries from individuals/businesses potentially submitting a loan application You will build a comprehensive understanding of the proposition If relevant you will carry out investigations into the viability of the loan application If the loan has potential but there are aspects that need adapting/changing, you will liaise with the individual(s) applying and communicate the relevant information that needs to be taken into account You will provide guidance on non-standard cases to the loans team You will ensure the appropriate usage of Legal Panel Solicitors You will ensure that lenders are matched to the appropriate loans You will ensure compliance to FCA and other legal financial standards Managing and Supporting the Loans team You will ensure you have a comprehensive overview of current loan caseload and the progress of each individual loan from application through to being matched with lenders. You will allocate new loans to the team ensuring the relevant Loans officer has the necessary skills to progress and match loans accurately and ensure the correct procedures are followed by the Loans Officers You will provide advice to the Loans team as required and coach and mentor team members This is a really exciting opportunity for someone looking for a rewarding career move with the opportunity to develop a team and mentor the Deputy Head of Loans. Services advertised by itecopeople are those of an Agency.