Credit Sanctioner VP - Tier 1 Bank - London

Job Title: Credit Sanctioner VP - Tier 1 Bank - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Reference: BBBH19567_1536656164
Contact Name: Charlotte Emms
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 11, 2018 09:56

Job Description

Twenty Financial Services are currently recruiting for a VP Credit Sanctioner for a Tier 1 Bank. This is a multiple headcount role with vacancies both in London and in Birmingham.

In London, the successful candidate will be responsible for corporate lending between 10 and 75 million to medium enterprises; in Birmingham, corporate lending will be 0 to 10 million for SMEs.


  • Review credit applications from the 1LoD for UK corporates and sanction deals with individual discretion; clients will be corporates (variety of sectors)
  • Continuous credit risk management and reporting of sanction decisions
  • Ensuring approvals are within risk appetite and activities operate within control framework
  • Regular interaction with product and coverage teams; assisting them in structuring deals, delivering to client expectations
  • Contribution to sub sector portfolio reviews
  • Liaise with various other team such as Portfolio, Lending Operations, Legal and Compliance to support the management of credit risk and decision making
  • Attending client visits to support growth strategy

Key Skills

  • Corporate credit analysis experience
  • Experience in sanctioning deals
  • Ability to structure proposals and to challenge, negotiate and present