The Seneca Bridging team has grown significantly since our inception. We are a proactive team that share a like-minded approach to lending in bridging and development finance. The concentration of expertise within and across the team is highly valued by our clients and our loyal intermediary community. We pride ourselves on that fact that our clients work closely if not directly with decision makers, an approach which has withstood the test of time and ultimately sets us apart from the larger scale alternative finance firms that operate in our space. We are always open to speaking to experienced professionals with a strong lending background who are interested in joining our team.

Applications for the vacancies we have advertised below can be made by emailing your CV to

Current vacancies

Business Development Manager – Bridging & Development Finance

Responsibilities include...

  • Developing relationships with financial intermediaries and property developers
  • Deal origination
  • Optimising funding opportunities through our established large network of financial intermediaries
  • Full management of a funding application from application through Credit sanction
  • Preparation of the Credit Submission
  • Work closely with our underwriting team and external partners to make the process through to completion as seamless as possible for our customers

Skills & experience...

  • Minimum 2 years’ prior industry related business development experience
  • Deep knowledge of the Bridging and Development finance market and associated credit features.
  • Proven experience of working with and managing client and broker relationships
  • Strong communication skills, professional telephone manner and commercial acumen
  • Self-motivated and a good team player

Working with Seneca...

  • Competitive remuneration package based on experience
  • Performance related incentives
  • Flexible working available with offices in Haydock and Bolton

Property Finance Paralegal or LPC Graduate

Responsibilities include...

  • Reviewing credit documentation to gain a clear understanding of the lending opportunity in question

  • Liaising with panel law firms to facilitate new lending operations

  • Resolving legal issues which arise from time to time and ensuring pre and post-lend conditions are satisfied

  • Reviewing reports on title in respect of our proposed security

  • Drafting loan agreements and security documents accurately

  • Ensuring steps and actions in cases of default are handled correctly and promptly

  • Ensuring good portfolio management of any loans that are approaching, or are in, default

Skills & experience...

  • Minimum 2 years’ recent experience as a property finance paralegal in a financial or law firm setting. A graduate having completed their LPC is preferred but not essential
  • Good grounding of lender security and enforcement processes
  • Legal drafting experience and be comfortable with loan agreements and security documentation
  • Self-motivated and a good team player
  • Organised and able to prioiritise tasks with minimal supervision and work well under pressure
  • A problem-solver so that solutions are found to issues
  • Competent at MS Office applications including Outlook, Word and Excel

The right candidate will join us on a full-time and permanent basis and be located at our office in Haydock. Initial training and ongoing support will be provided.

If you require a flexible and personable lender who will work to bring your clients’ plans to life:

Call Us: 01942 295 982