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Here at BuildStore, we specialise in the exciting world of self-build and renovation. You may have recently seen the TV series from Grand Designs: The Street which showcases the largest custom build site in the UK with permission for 1900 homes. This is a site that we are proud to be involved in alongside many more within the UK. Due to expansion, we are looking for experienced mortgage advisers to join our growing team.

This job will be different from many on the market due to the specialist element of the role. Every build and every customer will be completely different and if you want to experience one of the most niches markets in the UK this could be the job for you! You will be given full training and support whilst continuing to offer customers advice on ‘Buy to Lets’ and normal residential mortgages throughout your training.

You will be responsible for your advice and compliance which will be supported by the Mortgage Advice Bureau. You will have a team of admin staff that will work with you to collect appropriate paperwork ready for case submission.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Give appropriate mortgage advice and recommendations to a broad range of clients over the phone
  • Manage and keep up to date with all compliance activities as set out by the Mortgage Advice Bureau
  • Attend events and shows to educate the public and gain leads about our company
  • Self-generate leads through an extensive customer base
  • Work closely with admin staff to ensure a fantastic customer journey for all clients

Key Skills/Experience

  • CeMAP qualified
  • A top performer in current role
  • Self-motivated with a drive to succeed
  • Flexible
  • Experience in dealing with complex cases requiring research
  • Multi-lender background
  • Experience of working from home
  • Telephony experience

Experience

  • Mortgage Adviser: 2 years (Preferred)

Hours of Work
37.5 per week including weekends and one evening per week
Flexible working options available including work from home

Salary
£25-40K based on experience plus bonus

Job Types
Permanent, Full-time

Does this sound like the job for you? If so, we'd love to hear from you! To apply, please email a cover letter with your CV to emma.spence@buildstore.co.uk.

BuildLoan’s ambition is to be the best self-build mortgage packager for our customers and lenders. As a Customer Support Agent, you play a vital role within the Customer Support Team by helping customers cost their build, producing cashflows, liaising with lenders to release funds and ensure the customer’s build progresses smoothly. Working together with other teams across the business, you ensure customer queries are answered promptly and professionally. By providing proactive service and with a “right first time” attitude, you keep our customers informed and updated.

This is an exciting role. You are helping customers build a home!

Responsibilities

  • Review mortgage offers and confirm with customer
  • Confirm site insurance and warranty status
  • Calculate and collect fees
  • Identify changes in the build that could impact cashflow
  • Arrange release of funds with the lender
  • Assist with project queries
  • Referrals to the sales team
  • Support customers by monitoring their builds

Experience Required

  • Minimum 2 years of mortgage administration or financial services experience
  • Minimum 2 years of customer service experience
  • Telephony/call centre experience preferred but not essential

The role would suit an individual who is proactive, organised and passionate about delivering great customer service.

The salary is £20,000 to £25,000 with a performance-related bonus.

Does this sound like the job for you? If so, we'd love to hear from you! To apply, please email a cover letter with your CV to lachlan.archibald@buildloan.co.uk