Senior Underwriter

My client, a leading Brokerage firm are looking to recruit a Senior Underwriter to join their growing company

Benefits:
Gym membership contribution
Private Health care
Free car parking available
25 days holiday

As Senior Underwriter you will be required to provide support to the Head of Lending; Underwriting applications accurately within prescribed timescales whilst focusing on providing excellent customer service at all times. Responsibilities will include managing key relationships, underwriting cases and maintaining internal systems with up to date lender data/criteria.

A key part of your role will be providing training to Underwriters where skill gaps are identified, whilst also taking ownership of complex cases and queries.

You will also be required to assess portfolio Landlords in accordance with current regulations and guidelines, so you will need to have the ability to Interpret CAIS information in accordance with current lending guidelines.

The ideal candidate would need to have a minimum of:

A minimum of 2-3 years underwriting experience preferably within the Buy to Let market, although residential or commercial markets can be considered.
Previously held a mandate in excess of £250,000
Experience in dealing with brokers and third parties such as Solicitors and Valuers.
Excellent communication skills
Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
Strong planning and problem-solving skills
Have a strong knowledge of the mortgage markets
Previous experience in lending to Limited Companies, Portfolio Landlords and Ex-Pats

If you have the relevant experience, feel free to contact Sonia on 01732 879 716 to discuss further.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Compliance and On-boarding Administrator

We are currently recruiting for an outstanding financial services organisation that is seeking to recruit an experienced Compliance specialist to join their team on an initial 12-month contract.

The role will require you to support on-boarding activities and management, in delivering a high quality and efficient service and to conform to the company’s compliance arrangements and relevant regulatory framework.

Duties will include:
*Conduct due diligence screening in line with Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulations
*Comply with and utilise internal intelligence tools and systems
*Accurately screen and prepare files for Customer and Enhanced Due Diligence reviews
*Ensure Politically Exposed Persons are identified and referred for review/approval
*Ensure all necessary paperwork is correctly logged, completed and data is accurately recorded on relevant systems
*Comply with the effective controls and procedures that are present and maintained
*Provide assistance and support team on ad-hoc tasks and projects as required
*Build and maintain strong relationships with all team members in order to deliver a high level of productivity
*Ensure compliance with financial crime and anti-money laundering legislation

Key skill and experience required:
*Knowledge of relevant UK and International legal & regulatory requirements
*Good understanding of client on-boarding requirements and the associated risks
*Good knowledge of Corporate Structures and Trusts
*Understanding of the risks and issues that impact on the ability of KYC On-boarding Team to meet its objective
*Experience of working in the Financial Sector
*Experience of client screening and on-boarding requirements
*Experience of working within the rules and regulations of Financial Crime, Anti-Money Laundering & CASS
*Experience in working as part of a multi-process team with varying fixed deadlines
Apply now for this outstanding opportunity!!

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

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Mortgage Consultant – Buy to Let/ Residential

Residential Mortgage Adviser
£30,000 to £32,000
10% Commission
25 days holiday
50% off gym membership for an upmarket gym
Yearly bonus (based on company performance)

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Buy to let or Residential Mortgage Adviser to join a dynamic company. Reporting to the Sales Director you will use your experience to take ownership of the role and will be given the flexibility and trust to further develop it.

Mortgage Adviser Job Role:

*To receive mortgage enquiries by e-mail/telephone from new/existing sources, converting those enquiries into completed mortgage business. This includes the effective management of the ‘processing’ of cases from enquiry through to receipt of Application.
*To manage and develop effective, lasting relationships with external clients/lenders, pursuing the core objective of increasing revenues.

Process Related tasks

*Receive and process enquiries by telephone/e-mail and communicate appropriate recommendations to the client with all data to be recorded on centralised database in line with published SLAs
*Establish an effective proactive system for the follow-up of all proposals made to improve the overall rate of conversion of enquiries to business
*Develop and maintain key client for own portfolio needs, to include a regular contact programme for all clients in line with the published sales process
*Provide clear written/verbal instructions to the Case Management Team, with respect to the processing of cases after Application, assuring the quality of work to be processed
*Maintain sound working relationships with key lenders in the market, ensuring that requests for funding are communicated to them clearly and without ambiguity
*Utilise all IT and sales support materials effectively to ensure timely and accurate advice
*Ensure that lenders’ core criteria/information requirements are satisfied prior to submission of Application to Case Manager
*Communicate Terms of Business clearly to the client

CeMAP and also a high knowledge of Buy to Let experience would be required for this position.

Skills:
Appropriate professional qualification, ideally with a financial/business management orientation.

Proven ability to develop sound internal and external relationships (well-developed people ‘management’ and influencing skills)

Sound communication skills (written and oral)

Experience of working as part of a team motivated by a series of stretching business objectives with a sales/income orientation.
Innovation and creativity

This is an opportunity to join a great company that offers a fantastic benefits package and rewards its staff for hard work.

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a “clean” copy in Word. Thank you.

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. KHR – Recruitment Specialists is a trading name of KH Recruitment Ltd Keep in touch with us online for job alerts, industry updates and market…