Job Vacancies

Head of Savings 

Circa £70,000 + car allowance + bonus + benefits

Central Bath 

Moon Consulting is currently working with Bath Building Society to recruit a new Head of Savings.

Headquartered in the centre of Bath, the Society offers a niche range of mortgage products and retail and corporate deposit accounts. As a small local building society, it differentiates itself from the competition by offering high levels of service and being able to be flexible with its lending decisions.  The Society has achieved considerable financial success over the last decade.  It has consistently grown its base of commercial assets and has achieved strong levels of profitability that haresulted in the Society now being one of the best capitalised within its sector.

Reporting to the CEOthe Head of Savings role will suit an experienced and commercially minded individual who wants to join a mutual organisation that is a ‘fair player’ and that is committed to keeping its customers best interests at heart.

Possessing a thorough knowledge of the deposits and lending market, the ability to operate strategically and to develop and appraise business initiatives.  You will primarily be responsible for delivering the Society’s savings strategy and managing its marketing operations.

You will have the maturity, gravitas and leadership skills to be an effective part of the Society’s Senior Management Team (SMT).

A sound understanding of corporate governance and a successful track record of being part of, and leading, high performance teams are also essential. 

Key duties include:

• Developing the Society’s savings strategy as a key component of the overall corporate plan.
• Managing the Savings Department in-line with the Society’s business plan anddeveloping a coherent product range for each of the savings distribution channels.
• Managing a team of c20 reports via 3 direct line managers.
• Chairing the Society’s Conduct and Operations Committee that reports to the Board Risk Committee.
• Managing the Society’s marketing team.
• Overseeing the implementation of elements of the Society’s people strategy.
• Working with peers in the SMT to provide excellent leadership of the Society.

The successful candidate will have five years+ experience within the banking or building society sector.

Experience of sales and marketing, managing financial services products and customer relationship management is preferable but not essential

For further details and to apply, please contact Vanessa Moon or Simon Quinn on 01275 371200 or via quoting reference MC1948  

Bath Building Society has retained Search Firm Moon Consulting to manage this campaign and therefore are unable to accept CVs from third party agencies. All CVs and expression of interest received will be forwarded directly to Moon Consulting for consideration