Head of Credit

  • Salary: GBP90000 - GBP120000 per annum
  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Company: JCW Search

A fast growing real estate lending firm is looking for a Head of Credit with a background in alternative finance and lending to join their ranks to head the credit committee and help grow the business

An alternative finance firm with a focus on real estate lending is growing rapidly and are now looking to bring on a new Head of Credit.


  • To head up the credit committee and manage credit strategy across the business
  • Liaise with the board and executive team on developing and improving credit policy and formulating and presenting credit proposals
  • Analyzing the entire portfolio on a case-by-case basis and take sanctioning decisions
  • Run the credit risk function throughout the firm
  • Deal with various clients inlcuding high-net-worth, individual and other lenders including banks, pension funds, wealth managers etc.
  • Manage the credit managers and assist with analysis of potrfolios to satisfy lending and credit requirements


  • Minimum 10 years' experience in Real Estate Finance
  • Strong knowledge of property development finance lending (bridging and mezzanine finance)
  • Experience of the Credit Risk Regulatory environment
  • Proven experience of making credit decisions and ability to challenge if necessary
  • Experience managing and leading teams
  • Strong and articulate communication

Type: Permanent, full time

Location: London, City

Salary: negotiable, dependant on experience

  • Risk Management, Regulatory Compliance & Audit Recruitment
  • Visit us at our website www.jcwresourcing.com
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