Non-Executive Director – Consumer Credit

Leading Consumer Credit business with International exposure. MERJE are currently searching for an experienced individual to serve on the board of management as a non-executive director, and act as the company’s new Consumer Champion. This is an exciting opportunity for a well-rounded senior manager with significant relevant experience to become involved in and influence the board in issues relating to our products and how they interact with our customers.


  • Attend regular monthly board meetings which will usually be held in the City of London
  • Question the activities of the board on matters relating to the fair treatment of customers
  • Be available as an adviser to executive management on an ad-hoc basis
  • Act as a Consumer Champion ensuring all regulatory / legal expectations are met and surpassed
  • To sit on and contribute to other various working groups or committees as may be required by the company from time to time
  • Commitment of up to 20 days per year

Experience / Qualifications

  • Previous exposure in the Financial Services sector and/or management in a consumer facing industry would be a significant advantage
  • Previous experience as a board member or senior management committee
  • Extensive Knowledge of the Consumer Credit Act and relevant rules and regulations (CONC, SYSC, DISP)
  • Appointment to this role will be dependent upon approval by the FCA
  • Previously held a Head of, Director of or C-Suite level role within an FCA regulated business and be currently approved or previously approved under the FCA (example CF1, CF10, CF11 etc)