Financial Services Manager

Finance Manager

Ref: 641Wednesday 11 November 2020

£30,000

Amour Recruitment are working in partnership with a leading business service provider revolutionising our client’ businesses through Financial Service expertise and innovation. Their aim is to help clients become more effective through leveraging the best in class business process outsourcing and operational transformation. They create value through partnering with their clients to transform their customer journey and operations.

We are currently looking for an experienced Financial Servicing Manager to join them during an exciting period of growth. The Financial Servicing Manager will predominantly work within the Lending function to ensure the Lending Desk carry out all functions in compliance with the business and its client policies, procedures and processes. Managers are role models for their employees and embrace and demonstrate the values and behaviours which they believe will grow their business and make them a great place to work.

This is a key technical and managerial role focussed on Lending regulatory adherence and the output of the team. This role interacts with various stakeholders including Team Leaders, Account Managers/Directors, internal teams and external clients requiring a range of communication styles.

The Manager leads a team of Executives, Technical Specialists and Senior Executives in a multi-client/multi-portfolio environment. There will be a focus on maximising team performance through coaching, target setting and measurement of performance outputs against the competency framework.

They will manage activities including, but not limited to;

  • Actively seek out and keep up to date with the latest in Regulatory change within the Lending area.
  • Coaching and supporting all team members
  • Ensuring team members have all access and systems required to complete their role
  • Providing clear Management Information in regards to team performance against client SLAs and KPIs
  • Cash settlements
  • Cash sweeps
  • Daily banking and allocation of funds in
  • Service Desk Management, ensuring timely resolution of all raised queries
  • Managing audits and project deliveries
  • First Line of Defence controls.
  • Identification and assessment of risks to ensure that appropriate controls are implemented and monitored, through process monitoring and reviews
  • Ensure breaches are logged and reported within the relevant timeframes, ensure breaches are being closed in timely manner
  • Working with operation areas to identify business improvement actions, implementing controls and reporting on progress. Ensure procedures accurately reflect controls.

Requirements

Essential:

  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Minimum of two years’ experience within finance servicing
  • Strong background of delivery in dynamic and progressive environment
  • Extensive experience of reconciliations
  • Two years internet banking experience of receipts and payments
  • Demonstrable leadership and people management experience

Desirable:

  • Accountancy qualification - AAT or equivalent
  • Ability to interpret portfolio dynamics and output from data integrity audits
  • Understanding of servicing agreements
  • Experience with system accounting
  • Project Experience
  • Experience in first line of defence and quality management

Benefits

Competitive Salary (£23,500 - £30,000 for this position depending on experience)

  • Training & Development, regular coaching from your Manager
  • Pension Contribution (plus salary sacrifice option)
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Generous holiday entitlement plus buy more through Target Flex
  • Life Assurance
  • A flexible benefits scheme (e.g. childcare vouchers, Dental cover)
  • Performance Reviews and support with development needs
  • A modern office and supportive culture
  • A fun Sports and Social program (free membership)

Apply for immediate consideration