Director - SME Lending - Regional roles

Recruiter
Dartmouth Partners
Location
Manchester, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
09 Feb 2019
Closes
13 Mar 2019
Ref
1057067477
Job Role
Finance Director
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
An award-winning challenger bank focusing on SME lending are looking for Directors to join them covering Birmingham, Bristol, London, Leeds, Manchester and the South East. Our client is a successful challenger bank that focuses on lending to SMEs & entrepreneur led businesses. The bank is expanding and this is an exciting opportunity to become part of that growth story;

Responsibilities:
Origination & execution of lending-based transactions to the SME market in London and surrounding areas. Building and expanding a portfolio of SME clients and ongoing relationship management Conduct initial due diligence on transactions and then work closely with the bank's dedicated deal execution and credit team to deliver deal execution. . Work closely with CEO, and exec team to advise and support in defining growth strategies and preparing business plans and budgets. Candidate profile You must be currently covering the relevant area in a relationship management / debt finance role, ideally with a generalist focus from an industry sector perspective. A strong track record within corporate / commercial banking in a relationship management or debt finance role. Strong and extensive local networks across the SME landscape in the relevant regional locations. Strong credit background. Excellent knowledge and exposure across a broad spectrum of industry sectors. Strong communication skills, work ethic and a collaborative approach.