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Senior Underwriter
Financial Services
£40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bens
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Sonia Katewu

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Updated: Wed, Dec 04, 2019 10:24 AM

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

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.

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