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Litigation Specialist

Full Time

Pepper (UK) Limited

Litigation Specialist Uxbridge

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We have a very exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual looking to further their career in residential mortgages and broaden their understanding of the mortgage life cycle.

Pepper Advantage is a global credit management and intelligence company that accelerates business growth ambitions with high-quality, innovative data and analytics and we are currently looking for a Litigation Specialist with proven experience in customer service and liaising with solicitors in a mortgage or collections context.

If you are open to a new challenge and would like to chance to work within an organisation which can offer competitive benefits and career progression, then this is the role for you.

You will have opportunity to manage the delivery of the litigation process via liaison with the appointed solicitors. The successful candidate will also have regular interactions with our third-party stakeholders to ensure the litigation process is proceeding satisfactorily, whilst at all times adhering to the agreed policies and procedures.

The ideal candidate will have a good foundation and understanding of the life cycle of residential mortgages and a keen interest to learn more with a minimum of 1 years’ experience in a residential mortgage related position.

As a Litigation Specialist, your main responsibilities will be:

  • Assisting with monitoring the performance and auditing of external solicitors
  • Attending review meetings with external solicitors
  • Assisting senior and manager to collate information for instructions to solicitors particularly on complex or contentious cases
  • Drafting letters to solicitors or customers in relation to legal issues for senior / manager approval
  • Training to obtain mandate to be able to review and approve payments to third parties and  to be able to refer cases to senior management with recommendations backed by rationales
  • Making decisions on the progression of litigation, particularly standard cases
  • Assisting manager and senior with a small portfolio of complex cases and progressing them appropriately

We would welcome applications for this Litigation Specialist role from candidates with the following skills: Litigation Specialist, Case Manager, Asset Management, Property Services, Repossession Sales, Mortgages, Third Party Suppliers, SLAs, IT Literate, MS Office, Stakeholder Management, Customer Support, Financial Services, Compliance, Reporting, TCF, Administration.

The role will pay up to £32,000 plus benefits dependent upon skills and experience.

Benefits

Private medical insurance |Salary Sacrifice Pension matched up to 8% | 25 days holiday with length of service | Buy and sell holiday up to 5 days per year | Season ticket loans | Cycle to Work Scheme | Discounts in local shops | EAP Enhanced maternity and paternity | Wellbeing days | Volunteering days | Eye care | Payroll giving | Spice Reward & Recognition Program | Relaxed dress code | Discounted RAC Vehicle Breakdown | Discounted gym membership | Life Assurance.

Additional Information

Join an amazing working environment with opportunities for career development and training. In addition to our culture and amazing people, we offer competitive employee benefits. If you are looking for a progressive organisation, then apply for this job opportunity.

Essential Skills

The ideal candidate for this Litigation Specialist role will be able to demonstrate:

  • Extensive knowledge of the mortgage possession litigation process in Scotland, Northern Ireland and England and land law in England and Wales
  • Sound knowledge of the operation of mortgages and the regulation of secured lending in the UK, including the Consumer Credit Act and MCOB
  • Experience of monitoring third party performance
  • Analyses problems, thinks creatively, and makes effective decisions 
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to turn ill-defined opportunities and problems into clear strategic paths
  • Demonstrates a good understanding of regulatory requirements and the impact these have on the business
  • Evidences the ability to effectively relate to customer needs, and ensures, wherever possible, that third party suppliers do likewise
  • Excellent analytical and organization skills

Desired Skills

In addition to the above, you must be able to:

  • be detail orientated and able to work to tight deadlines
  • Form productive relationships at all levels
  • Be and enthusiastic, positive member of the team
  • Work within established internal controls and maintain a high standard of quality
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of Dimensions Access Accounting and Phoebus will be of benefit but not essential

About Company

We currently operate in nine jurisdictions across the UK, Europe, and Asia Pacific, and have over US$50 billion in assets under management. We employ more than 1,100 people to look after 65 clients and 1,000,000 end-users – and we’re growing fast. Through heavy investment in tech-enablement and data and analytics, we are driving operational efficiency, empowering clients, and expanding our remit all over the world.

Working across commercial and residential real estate, personal and SME loans, credit cards, asset finance and point of sale, our advanced credit intelligence platform enables us to arrive at the best solutions for our clients and their customers, and always pushes for the right outcome, whatever financial journey they’re on. As an employee of the Pepper Advantage community, you’ll be part of a unique global-scale data network, giving you access to all the latest market trends and opportunities. You have to be in it to get the full Advantage!

Essential Requirements

The ideal candidate for this Litigation Specialist role will be able to demonstrate:

  • Extensive knowledge of the mortgage possession litigation process in Scotland, Northern Ireland and England and land law in England and Wales
  • Sound knowledge of the operation of mortgages and the regulation of secured lending in the UK, including the Consumer Credit Act and MCOB
  • Experience of monitoring third party performance
  • Analyses problems, thinks creatively, and makes effective decisions 
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to turn ill-defined opportunities and problems into clear strategic paths
  • Demonstrates a good understanding of regulatory requirements and the impact these have on the business
  • Evidences the ability to effectively relate to customer needs, and ensures, wherever possible, that third party suppliers do likewise
  • Excellent analytical and organization skills

COVID-19 Litigation Specialist Uxbridge

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