team leader - mortgage credit in Sydney CBD

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sydney cbd, new south wales
banking & financial services
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richard kennedy, randstad
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job description

This leading financial institution seeks an experienced credit analyst to join their mortgage division to lead a team of 8 people to achieve greatness. This bank has a reputation for excellence and is well known for developing strong careers in Australia and around the world.

Based in the Sydney CBD, this exciting new position has become available due to organic growth and the client is ideally looking for proactive individuals who have strong leadership and coaching skills.

The responsibilities of the role include:

• Operational Management to key performance measures including financial, client service, service quality, credit risk, staff engagement and process improvement
• Application of Lending Policy balancing growth and risk
• Management of Credit Quality aligned with the policy.
• Effective management of all stakeholders (both Internal and External)
• Process improvement to enable measurable productivity improvements

The desired candidate will have strong traits in the following areas:

• Current or previous Delegated Credit Limit (DLA) of at least $750k
• Proven staff management and leadership experience within professional services
• Strong analytical problem solving skills and a strong commercial mindset
• Exposure to complex credit scenarios such as Trust, Business, and Foreign Income applications
• Ability to make credit decision based on available information
• Professional oral and written communication skills
• Enjoy working in a team environment
• Able to negotiate/communicate effectively and manage business pressures and client expectations
• Determination to achieve high performance and a wiliness to exceed objectives
• Working knowledge of standard mortgages processes
• Proven ability to adapt and be flexible on a case by case assessment

This is an exciting opportunity to work for a leading organisation in the mortgage industry, and hone your credit leadership skills within a supportive, energetic and fast paced environment.

If you meet the above criteria and would like to find out more information please apply or call Richard Kennedy on 02 8298 3893 for more information or forward your resume to and I'll get back to you.


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Strong Credit Analysis experience within retail / mortgage space, with high level technical DLA. Great leadership, coaching and people leadership skills.

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree