Job Vacancy - Head of Group Risk – Asset Finance – South East – To £85k plus benefits - CBCRS


Our client is a major provider of leasing to the hard and soft asset sector.  They are looking to expand their business capabilities offering tailored leasing and finance solutions and require a Head of Group Risk to manager the risk function.

  • You will ensure risk provides an efficient response for risk recommendation on proposals, schemes and introductory sources agreement, in line with credit and risk policies, procedures and business strategy within a delegated authority.

  • Ensure quality of credit proposal, credit analysis and risk opinion is kept for submission to a higher authority including assessment of compliance of documentation.

  • Monitoring of Provisions for accounts in arrears or impaired in line with 4 eyes principle.

  • Oversight on the credit process across the business.

  • Maintain the Risk governance through Risk Committees, Provision Committees, Intro Source Accreditation and Counterparty Annual Review process.

  • Manage a team of credit officers and self-Underwrite transactions, schemes and introductory sources for all divisions within delegated authorities and turnaround times.

  • Ensure team meets expected service levels and self-prepare proposals for submission to a higher authority. Enhance Risk tools as appropriate. Engage with Legal regarding non-standard documentation with and Business Units

  • Chair Monthly Provisions Committee and ensure governance met for Risk Committees. 2nd Level controls of Asset Management assessment

  • Review new doubtful cases on a monthly basis to establish learning points

  • Undertake ad-hoc assessments of credit covenants in support of Business teams with regard to Annual Reviews and Watchlist

  • Reinforce the Risk Management Culture by showing Risk Awareness principles to all Business Teams

This a fantastic opportunity to work for a well-known and proven business. 

Please contact Mark Lyons in confidence at or call 07790808904