Interim Chief Commercial Director, Retail Financial Services

  • Daily rate: £800 - £1,200
  • South of England based

An interim Chief Commercial Director is required to manage and caretake a retail financial services organisation’s commercial objectives while a permanent hire is recruited and appointed. The interim will be responsible for providing reassurance to the newly formed restructured team and ensuring the commercial targets are on track, including a mortgage lending target for 2019.

This individual will be expected to attend Board along with a number of committees including: Asset-Liability Committee; Credit; Product Management Committee (Chair); Executive Operations; Risk, Audit, Compliance and Conduct Committee; and Executive Risk. There is a strong focus in 2019 to look at reducing cost base while maintaining and delivering successful operational objectives. 

The successful interim will have oversight of a retail branch network, contact centre team, intermediary mortgage sales, direct mortgage advice, marketing and communications with members and prospects, product development and customer retention. Previous experience of having managed a mortgages and savings portfolio would be highly desirable; likewise strong people management. This role will have x5 direct reports, most of which are very self-sufficient with talented teams. 

Please reply by clicking on the "Apply" button below, submitting a CV and short covering letter demonstrating how you meet the requirements of this role, quoting reference number RAGF5986. Alternatively, for an informal and confidential discussion please call our advising consultants – Stephanie Clarke or Jane Heese - on 0845 261 0600. 

All third party and direct applications will be forwarded to Warren Partners.