Role details

Senior Credit Analyst - Direct Lending

London   •   £40,000 - £50,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Exicting opportunity within a rapidly growing startup lender in the SME space
  • Massive upside for thosse looking for an entrepreneurial opportunity

About Our Client

The client is an award winning SME lender who cover both UK and European markets providing unsecured finance solutions. Have doubled headcount in the past 2 years to over 100 and are looking to continue growth after a successful round of fundraising.

Very much astart up culture with over 25 nationalities represented in the office.

Job Description

The Senior Credit Analyst will take take a lead on SME finance applications. The client has a robust credit system which will process the majority of the applications however for the Analyst will be required to use their understanding of SME lending and financial analysis to understand if an application is creditworthy.

Aside from this the Senior Credit Analyst will be expected to take a lead in training more junior members of the team and consistently devise ways to improve the underwriting system.

The Successful Applicant

  • Experience in commercial loan underwriting, preferably within the SME sector or in alternative lending.
  • Strong business acumen and a working understanding of what makes a good business good so you can quickly identify the key drivers behind an application.
  • The ability to interpret financial statements and an understanding of the key risk drivers specific to SMEs.
  • An analytical mindset with a practical approach to problem solving.
  • To be a confident, focused and person. You should be comfortable in a fast-paced start-up environment where every month needs to be a record month.
  • The ability to come up with innovative and scalable solutions to day-to-day problems and suggest changes to processes to improve our efficiency.

What's on Offer

The role is paying up to £50,000 base salary however as a senior member of staff the potential upside is substantial

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