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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Credit Risk Analyst

We are currently recruiting for a very established and dynamic financial services organisation, based on the outskirts of Sevenoaks (Must have own transportation) that are seeking to recruit an experienced Credit Risk Analyst to join their business.
The role involves monitoring and management of the credit risk profile of the company’s finance loan portfolio.

*Production of monthly risk reporting materials, including analysis
*Organisation, maintenance and publication of official Risk figures
*Modelling and forecasting of the portfolio
*Understand how the business is changing over time in terms of business mix, take-up rates, and other metrics
*Maintaining a good relationship with other teams understanding their needs and scheduling ad-hoc meetings to discuss portfolio trends
*Some light report design, coding, and automation
*Deep dives into specific topics
*Opportunity for data science (R/Python-based)

Key skills and experience required:
*Previous data analytics or risk (credit) within the financial services industry will be required
*Degree educated with a relevant degree
*High standard of written and spoken English
*Excellent Excel skills a must
*Basic T-SQL knowledge essential
*R or Python knowledge beneficial
*Must be a good communicator, able to clearly and concisely convey defensible views to management
*Ability to work as part of a team but also individually
*A logical mind suited to problem-solving
*Commercial awareness
*Must drive and have own transport due to location

Apply now for this excellent 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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Data Analyst (R/PYTHON)

We are currently recruiting for a fantastic financial services organisation based on the outskirts of Sevenoaks (own transportation will be required) that are seeking to recruit an experienced Data Analyst with extensive R/Python exposure to join their organisation.

Duties will include:
*Use data science/machine learning techniques for prediction, automation, behavioural analysis
*Reviews of portfolio trends and KPIs, with deep dives as needed
*Regular use of T-SQL, R and/or Python, and Excel
*Analysis to support and/or identify new projects, products and business opportunities, including presentation of findings and suggestions to senior management
*Assist with maintaining a suite of 300+ SSRS reports for users across the business
*Provide data and analysis ad-hoc as required by the business
*Act as an internal consultant, interpreting user requests and where appropriate, making suggestions for better/alternative ways of obtaining and presenting the required information
*Contribute to documentation of core processes and procedures
*Regularly explore and investigate new tools for data storage, querying, analysis, modelling, data exploration, presentation; making suggestions and implementing them as appropriate

Skills and experience required:
*Extensive experience in an Analytics or similar role
*Experience using R and/or Python for machine learning and statistical analysis (logistic/linear regression, CART, clustering, SVM, etc.)
*Good working knowledge of T-SQL and SQL databases
*Advanced Excel user
*Experience with Power BI or similar self-service data exploration tool is helpful but not required
*Degree or work experience in a numerate or analytical subject (Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Economics, Physics, Engineering, Accounting, Finance or similar)
*Analytical mindset – you spot trends and notice details, and have a natural intellectual curiosity
*You are a self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit who can take ownership and work independently towards tight deadlines, prioritising your work appropriately
*Very good interpersonal and communication skills; you are good at presenting and explaining technical information in a non-technical way
*Strong service focus and a passion for delivering high-quality end-user experience to internal and external clients
Apply now for this wonderful 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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Complaints / Resolutions Handler

We are currently recruiting for a fantastic financial services organisation based on the outskirts of Sevenoaks (own transportation will be required) that are seeking to recruit an experienced Complaints / Resolutions Handler to join their thriving team.

Please note you must be flexible and able to commit to the following shifts:
Hours: Rota shift working based on 8am-8pm Weekdays and 9am-5pm Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holidays (time off in lieu for weekend hours)

The role will require you to handle complaints including liaison with company external contacts, customers and the Financial Ombudsman Service by telephone and correspondence, ensuring accuracy and compliance with the company’s processes and procedures.

Duties will include:
*Investigate complaints in accordance with the company complaints procedure
*Liaise between customer and external agencies to obtain a resolution
*Research root causes of complaints
*Ensure regulatory responses are issued accurately within the deadline

Key skills and experience required:

*Previous complaints handling experience
*Financial services industry experience would be a distinct advantage
*Outstanding inter written and verbal communications skills, both internally and externally
*Team player
*Flexible
*Results orientated
*Organised with high attention to detail
*Must drive and have own transportation due to location

Apply now for this excellent 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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Administrator / Customer Services

We are currently recruiting for a fantastic organisation based on the outskirts of Sevenoaks (own transportation will be required) that are seeking to recruit a number of professional individuals to join their organisation. We have a number of opportunities within customer services (office based) and administration within this fantastic expanding company.

Please note you must be flexible and able to commit to the following shifts:
Hours: Rota shift working based on 8am-8pm weekdays and 9am-5pm Saturdays, Sundays & Bank Holidays (time off in lieu for weekend hours).

So if you have good working experience within customer services (this could be retail or administration experience (any industry) coupled with:

* Experience of liaising directly with the customer on the telephone
* Ability to understand and comply with company processes, policies, and procedures
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Good educational background with proficiency demonstrable in Maths and English (Testing at interview stage)
* Computer Literate, including MS Office and Email
* Must drive and have own transportation due to location

If you are looking for an opportunity to take your career to the next level then apply now!

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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Christmas Temps – Immediate start!

Are you in between jobs and looking for extra cash for Christmas? Are you available for temporary work in and around Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells or Paddock Wood?

We are looking for temporary staff for all kinds of work over the Christmas period. We have jobs in Tunbridge Wells and the surrounding areas and, If you drive, we have work all over Kent.

You must be hardworking, turn up on time, and have good communication skills. Above all else, you must be reliable.

You may need steel toe capped boots for some jobs. You may need your own transport.

If you are available for temporary work, get in touch with Jane, Ellie, Hanna or Louise

KH Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Contracts Manager (EMEA)

We are working with a leading global organisation who are looking to add a Contracts Manager to their team in one of their leading divisions based on the Surrey/Sussex borders.

This role is key to the profitable growth of this industry leading division as it will support and advise at all stages of the contract lifecycle for all customer and supplier contracts across EMEA.

Working largely in a standalone role with responsibility for developing internal relationships when working with cross functional teams locally and globally. This provides a great next step for those with proven experience working in a highly regulated environment in a similar role.

In addition to substantive industry experience managing, reviewing, and negotiating international commercial and supplier contracts, you will also have sound commercial/business acumen, the ability to identify and highlight risk factors and non compliance, and be able to summarise material contract terms for internal teams and senior stakeholders.

In return, you will receive a generous base salary and:
– Discretionary bonus structure
– Generous benefits package
– Flexible benefits package
– 33 days holiday

If you are looking to make the next step in your career, and can demonstrate more than five years experience in a similar role, have a legal background or an IACCM qualification, we need to speak with you.

Send CVs to Ellie or call the office for further details

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…

Credit Risk Analyst

We are currently recruiting for a very established and dynamic financial services organisation, based on the outskirts of Sevenoaks (Must have own transportation) that are seeking to recruit an experienced Credit Risk Analyst to join their business.
The role involves monitoring and management of the credit risk profile of the company’s finance loan portfolio.

*Production of monthly risk reporting materials, including analysis
*Organisation, maintenance and publication of official Risk figures
*Modelling and forecasting of the portfolio
*Understand how the business is changing over time in terms of business mix, take-up rates, and other metrics
*Maintaining a good relationship with other teams understanding their needs and scheduling ad-hoc meetings to discuss portfolio trends
*Some light report design, coding, and automation
*Deep dives into specific topics
*Opportunity for data science (R/Python-based)

Key skills and experience required:
*Previous data analytics or risk (credit) within the financial services industry will be required
*Degree educated with a relevant degree
*High standard of written and spoken English
*Excellent Excel skills a must
*Basic T-SQL knowledge essential
*R or Python knowledge beneficial
*Must be a good communicator, able to clearly and concisely convey defensible views to management
*Ability to work as part of a team but also individually
*A logical mind suited to problem-solving
*Commercial awareness
*Must drive and have own transport due to location

Apply now for this excellent 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.

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…