Senior Mortgage Credit Risk Underwriter

Stellar Select Limited
£40k - £50k pa + benefits, bonus
07 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a great new role for a Senior Mortgage Credit Risk Underwriter offering up to £50,000 based in Bracknell. You will be responsible for the credit sanctioning of the most complex loans which could be outside of lending policy. You will make recommendations for changes to lending policy and processes aligned to the company's risk appetite and lending strategies and act as a point of reference as a subject matter expert primarily focused on complex residential loans Responsibilities for the role of Senior Mortgage Credit Risk Underwriter - Credit sanctioning a range of mortgage loans focusing more on complex residential loans including lending in Retirement - Providing loans outside of criteria within high level mandate authority - Act as a point of contact for other underwriters to provide guidance and approval of complicated mortgage scenarios - Making recommendation to Credit Committee for changes to criteria and procedures - Writing operational business requirements for improvements - Provide training to underwriters where skill gap has been identified regarding mortgage underwriting - Embed procedural changes to new business operations Experience required for the role of Senior Mortgage Credit Risk Underwriter - Significant underwriting experience with experience in a similar role - Previous individual mortgage underwriting experience with a mandate of at least £500,000 including an exception mandate - Experience of a manual underwriting environment - High degree of customer focus and commerciality with robust decision-making skills which can be easily communicated - Robust understanding of regulatory landscape, DPA, Money Laundering, TCF, MCOB and fraud awareness - Desirable - CeMAP qualification or part qualified Salary: Up to £50,000 plus benefits and discretionary bonus Location: Bracknell, Berkshire For more information regarding the role of Senior Mortgage Credit Risk Underwriter contact us Stellar Select is acting as an employment agency and is a corporate member of the REC Due to a high volume of applications, we will only contact you if your application has been successful. We aim to contact all successful contacts within two business days
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