What you will be responsible for?
One of our greatest achievements over the past couple of years is that of our 'Self-Employed' Division' which has grown in profitability and popularity nationally with clients and candidates. Now, due to the growth of this new department, we are able to offer a highly-rewarding opportunity for an experienced Area Director to drive the momentum and nurture the talent within our teams.
The purpose of this role will be to establish leadership and direction to a highly talented team of self-employed Mortgage and Protection advisers within our Self-Employed Division.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience as a sales manager within the financial services industry with a demonstrable record of recruiting, motivating and leading a high performing team of Mortgage and Protection Advisers.
Who you will be responsible for
You will recruit, support and develop a team Mortgage and Protection Advisers, helping them to achieve their individual Business Plans, working with them to drive their income whether that’s through helping them identify Lead Sources, improving their mortgage productivity or increasing the cross sales within their business.
Your day to day duties
You play a key part in the recruitment, development and retention of your team of Mortgage and Protection Advisers in line with Just Mortgages' already successful recruitment strategy. On a day-to-day basis, you will fulfil the role of Supervisor as defined in our network's (Openwork) Performance Management Scheme. Ensuring that a robust processes are in place across the business and aiding the delivery of a consistent and high quality customer service at every opportunity.
Recruitment is paramount, with the ability to recruit high calibre Advisers in high numbers to ensure the Division meets its exponential headcount targets. It is expected that the job holder will be able to recruit a minimum of 10 advisers in the first 3 – 6 months as well as assisting other Area Directors with their recruitment to achieve the Regional headcount target.
Excellent stakeholder relationship skills are vital in your role, working closely alongside Estate Agency and New Homes Introducers to ensure a consistent and joined up approach is adopted in respect to all business development activities.
As the Divisional Sales Manager, you will act as the 'Champion' for the "fully protected mortgage" (FPM) concept and ensure the sales process is followed. You will work closely with our in-house Training and Compliance Teams to continually develop and review the training and development needs of the Self-employed mortgage advisers in your region.
You will enjoy delivering a challenging and rewarding environment which encourages staff to continually add value and improve both professionally and personally through strong team leadership and management.
This is more than just a job; this is your chance to develop a career in one of the most in-demand mortgage brokerages in the country. Just Mortgages want to help you grow and develop with your team as we continue to grow the business to new heights.
What you can Expect
This is an opportunity for a real leadership role to further your career in finance services management, giving you an immense degree of satisfaction, recognition and reward.
You will join a culture of opportunity, allowing you to progress your career path to achieve all of your professional and financial goals. We’ll offer a competitive salary based on your experience and our commission structure will keep your take-home pay very healthy indeed.
Did we mention that we have sent our top performing Managers to ‘once-in –a-lifetime’, all-inclusive company holidays to Bangkok, New York and Abu Dhabi? We also host some of the most lavish conferences in the industry in the UK's most eloquent locations.
What will your industry-leading package look like?
What you will need
This role is ideal if you have already achieved an industry relevant Professional Qualification (i.e. CeMap or a similar qualification) and have a minimum of 2 years in a Sales Management role, preferably with Mortgage and Protection Advisers within an estate agency or retail environment. You will have an excellent level of technical and e-commerce knowledge particularly relevant to the housing and mortgage market. The career journey you will have already embarked upon will have given you experience in leading, motivating and influencing sales people in a customer facing environment.
You will also be both results orientated and be able to embrace accountability and responsibility. Each member of the Just Mortgages team acts with a spirit of professionalism, humility and integrity towards each other and towards our clients.
Attitude you will need
Skills you will need
Knowledge you will need
Your next step
We really want to hear from you - simply apply online and we will be in touch within 10 working days
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