18th November 2020
Delivering finance for good
The CDFI Way
The Associate Investment Manager will initially join the Start Up Loans team who are experiencing high volumes of activity.
Ideally suited to a graduate with some financial services background, the Associate Investment Manager receive continuous development across the business and will be supported with professional studies.
Ideally with a related degree and some financial services experience, you will be keen to become professionally qualified and commit to studying for the Chartered Banker qualifications which will be supported by the company.
Initially, you will be working as part of a team of Investment managers in our Start-up loans department looking at loan proposals for pre-start businesses through to those that have been trading for up to 2 years. Training will be provided to ensure you operate to set minimum standards, but you will need to be a self-starter with a strong work ethic that enables you to adapt quickly to many different types of business proposals.
Over time you will need to be able to identify and bring in lending opportunities to the organisation by developing professional introducer contacts in the region. You are supported by a dedicated marketing and administration resource.
There will also be an opportunity to work in our established business loans team where you will be putting proposals together to present to the credit panel and will become used to meeting strict targets for lending and managing a portfolio of clients. You will gain experience of working within the SME sector and obtain a good working knowledge of all issues relating to running an SME.
You will have good analytical skills to quickly become confident with reading and interpreting a set of accounts and business plans. You will need to be comfortable with working in a team environment.
Salary and Benefits:
To apply, please submit your CV to Susan Milner, HR Manager.
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