Office based Mortgage Adviser/Broker

Job Description

Bower Mortgages, an established leading UK financial advice company is seeking an experienced mortgage broker or adviser to work from their busy office in Southend, providing regulated mortgage, protection and general insurance advice.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced fully CeMAP qualified (or equivalent) mortgage broker/adviser to join part of a financial group. A successful and multi-award winning UK financial services company.

With a team of national independent financial advisers that do not give mainstream mortgage advice, we require a mortgage broker to service enquires from our financial advisers and the customer contact centre that receive mortgage enquiries.

You will provide clients advice on residential mortgages as well as protection products including life cover, critical illness, ASU and buildings and contents and refer to other financial advice departments.

Bower has won the best broker for equity release at the Mortgage Strategy Awards 2017, following on from the winning the Equity Release Awards and What Mortgage Awards in 2016.

Working alongside the Customer Contact Centre and administration team in Southend, you will service the ever-growing mortgage enquires received via our web sites, financial advisers and introducer channels. Bower is a fast-growing financial advice company covering the UK and has many opportunities for career development.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who is hardworking, professional and wants to become an integral part of a multi award winning and growing company, that will provide you with opportunities for career development, training and support, for you to attain your full potential. As you will be the head mortgage broker/adviser working within the branch, you will need an excellent proven knowledge of mortgages and general insurance products.

Applications will be considered from individuals from a tied, independent or banking mortgage environment if they can show an excellent track record in mortgage sales. You must have CeMAP, CF6 or MAQ qualification and have attained Competent Adviser Status.

The Role

  • Providing mortgage advice in line with each customers individual’s objectives and circumstances
  • Providing clients with comprehensive recommendation packs, including KFIs in line with the company’s best practice
  • Proactive contact with client prospects.
  • Promoting our company as one of the UK’s national leading advisory companies in the field of mortgages.

Personal Specification

We are looking for someone with the following skillset:

  • FPC or CeFA, DipFA, CeMAP Qualified
  • CAS status
  • Good compliant regulated financial services background
  • Excellent customer service background
  • Work well independently and as part of a team
  • Commitment to the Company Values – Trust. Honesty. Service
  • A minimum of 6 months experience in a sales role within the field of regulated financial services
  • Strong background and work ethic
  • Excellent computer skills and proficient in Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Professional pride and attention to detail

Why work with us

When you join us at Bower Retirement, you do more than simply work here. You become part of a talented team that has, through hard work and dedication to our customers, become one of the most successful equity release companies in the UK (Bower Retirement has won Best Equity Release Adviser in the What Mortgage Awards for the last six years).


To apply for this challenging and rewarding role, please email your CV and covering letter to

Or send it by post to:

Bower Retirement
The Gables,
Ongar, Essex

Or call us on 0203 824 6080

Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location.

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