Loans Agency Team Leader

Position: Permanent

Salary: Up to £65,000

Location: London

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Loans Agency Operations Team Leader to join the London office of a very successful and busy Loans Agency business.

You will manage a portfolio of Loan Agency deals and a small portfolio of escrow/calculation agent transactions by providing post-closing administration services.

Main Responsibilities of the Loans Agency Team Leader:

  • The successful candidate will be assigned a portfolio of active and pipeline deals and will be expected to:
  • Help oversee the workflow of the team
  • Set up deals in their books and records (LoanIQ is system of record for loan agency deals)
  • Book loans and manage all loan related activity such as interest and fee payments, drawdowns, rollovers, prepayments, ad hoc payments etc.
  • Administer waivers and amendments
  • Assist transfer processors with processing of lender transfers if required
  • Manage ad hoc waterfalls and distributions for escrow/paying agency product
  • Respond to lender and borrower queries/requests
  • Work very closely with Relationship Managers and management on ad hoc deal requests and projects

Skills required of the Loans Agency Team Leader:

  • Minimum 3 years of loan servicing (preferably loan agency) ‎experience
  • Understanding of LMA loan agreements, specifically ‎thorough knowledge of operational provisions
  • Ability to calculate loan interest, fees and to process drawdowns, rollovers etc
  • LoanIQ and Intralinks knowledge preferable
  • Quick learner and have the ability to take initiative and work well unsupervised
  • Ability to work under pressure and prioritize tasks accordingly
  • Strong work ethic, a proactive approach and a can do mentality
  • Excellent communication skills and professionalism
  • Team player