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Development Bank of Wales Asks – ‘Are you Looking for a New Challenge in 2018?’


Here at the Development Bank of Wales, we are recruiting for a portfolio support executive.

Based in Wrexham, this is an exciting role for someone looking to take responsibility for a portfolio of clients; maximizing the return on our micro investments.

We’re looking for someone who is self-motivated, results focused and comfortable dealing with time critical client work. You’ll definitely need a proactive approach. In return, we offer a great package including a competitive salary, bonus scheme and 30 days leave plus bank holidays.

But, don’t just take our word for it; meet Stewart Williams who is a Portfolio Executive based in Wrexham.

Stewart, tell us about life at the Development Bank of Wales

Here in Wrexham, it’s an exciting time.  The launch of the Development Bank of Wales has been warmly welcomed throughout the region and we’re now busy providing funding where it is needed most.

Importantly, there is plenty of scope for growth. From tourism businesses to service providers and food manufacturers, we work with some truly inspirational business owners. We get to work with businesses across a diverse range of industries, in an economy that is ripe for growth.

What drives you and the team?

It’s always been very important to me to do what I believe in. That’s why it’s so rewarding to have the flexibility and the capital to back the businesses that I really think can flourish.

I love the fact that I am working with a team at the development bank that shares the same values and client relationship ethos as myself; we genuinely benefit from a positive can-do attitude.

Would you recommend others to consider a role with the Development Bank of Wales?

Absolutely. I have to say that I really couldn’t ask for more. A job I love that gives me the satisfaction of directly influencing the prosperity of the Welsh economy by creating and safeguarding jobs and wealth. It’s a win-win scenario for my career and my family.

There are several vacancies available with the Development Bank of Wales. Visit the Development Bank of Wales Careers site to find the role that suits you.