Mortgage & Bridging Underwriter

SJR Recruitment Limited
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Mortgage & Bridging Underwriter - Up to £30,000 - £45,000 (Negotiable) Hours: Monday - Friday: 9am-5pm


Are you an experienced underwriter looking to advance your career?

Overall function

Due to expansion, our client, a well-respected financial and banking practice, are seeking an experienced Senior Mortgage/Secured Loan Underwriter to join their established team (Bridging experience is essential). With the ability to adopt a pragmatic approach to underwriting mortgage applications within an approved lending mandate, you will hold a clear mandate to underwrite loans, be responsible for underwriting the existing flow of loans, supervise the loan processor and to report to the board on underwriting cases. You will also have an interest in increasing the broker panel and growing the volume of loans.

What the role involves

  • To understand and analyse key items such as credit searches, bank statements, financial accounts, property valuations and business appraisals in order to make informed lending decisions.

  • To deliver high levels of accuracy and attention to detail in data input and all written communication produced and deliver to board of directors.

  • Able to develop a rationale for those cases outside of own lending mandate or company lending policy

  • To build successful working relationships with external contacts

  • To effectively manage a large pipeline of cases through to completion, ensuring both company service standards and the lending policy is complied with throughout.

  • Work effectively with the team of administrators, credit risk and finance teams to ensure all lending requirements are satisfied prior to release of funds

  • To embrace the principles of treating customers fairly and responsible lending

Bridging experience is essential.

What our client is looking for

  • A self-motivated individual with a CAN-DO attitude

  • Have an entrepreneurial flare and thrive in this kind of environment

  • An openness to accommodating new loan products in the future

  • Have the confidence to represent the company by yourself and establish new business relationship

What the company can offer you

  • Competitive salary

  • Opportunity to start in a senior position and develop career further

If you are keen please apply now!!!!!!