Job details

Structured Finance Manager

Job reference: 004343

Closing date: 22/10/2021

Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits

Department: Finance

Hours per week: 36.17

It’s fast and furious here at times, but this just means something new and exciting is always on the way. So, if you collaborate, think on your feet, embrace innovation and love rising to a challenge, then our role may be for you. Working with us will have a serious impact on the business, your career and our customers’ lives; you’ll understand why we’re proud to be N Brown.

Within our award-winning Finance department, we pride ourselves on being the best at what we do and put the customer at the heart of everything we do. But, most importantly within N Brown, we recognise that it’s the people that make the difference to our organisation. So, are you ready for a new challenge? 

As Structured Finance Manager you will manage the securitisation programme.

​​​​​​Additional responsibilities include:

  • Ensure compliance with Master framework agreements in place with Bank Investors
  • Support the optimisation of the eligible pool upon which the securitisation is based
  • Manage forecasting processes supporting future Group Liquidity requirements
  • Report to the Banks and produce internally MI within agreed SLA’s
  • Manage stress testing and covenant management within Group and Bank appetites
  • Support Group Treasury processes and controls
  • Support Group wide projects from a Funding perspective, providing impact assessment and alternate funding strategies
  • Manage Funding and Interest rate risk by supporting and recommending of hedging strategies
  • Manage periodic Bank due diligence processes
  • Manage periodic refinancing in-line with business requirements

What we’re looking for:

  • Highly analytical with strong technical skills, with an eye for detail
  • Accounting/finance qualification with good PQE (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/ACT)
  • Strong communication and presentational skills including PowerPoint / Word
  • To be able to build key stakeholder relationships
  • Prior experience of securitisations (desirable)
  • Background financial services (Structured finance - desirable)
  • Knowledge/experience of SQL (desirable)

Our benefits:

  • A competitive salary (DOE) plus benefits
  • Company pension with up to 8% N Brown contribution
  • Life Assurance and Private Medical Insurance
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Incredible colleague discount across all our N Brown Group brands (Simply Be, Jacamo, JD Williams, Home Essentials, Ambrose Wilson to name a few).
  • Local restaurant discounts across Manchester’s Northern Quarter
  • 24 days annual leave (plus 8 bank holidays) with the option to buy an additional 10 over the year
  • Hybrid working, enabling you to work from home or office (at a frequency agreed with your line manager) and staggered start times. We know these are different times and have embraced them to ensure our colleagues are supported.
  • A Manchester City Centre office base, socially distanced workstations and sanitizing stations around the business
  • Great tech to enable you to not only make doing your job easy but to also allow you to work from anywhere with a great WIFI connection
  • Onsite café at great subsidised rates

Who are we:

Here at N Brown we serve our customers through distinct brands; we are experienced, gained from over 160 years of trading; Inclusive as we believe in fashion without boundaries; sustainable as we strive to make as little impact on the planet and focused on the future as we are ALWAYS looking for ways to develop our business and serve our customers better.

Have a question about the role? You can contact the Talent Acquisition Team at Careers

Employees in our business may have access to our customers’ personal data therefore for a number of our roles, offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory criminal record check; having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an individual from obtaining a position with JD Williams