Underwriting Manager - Property Finance Bridging

Recruiter
WH Financial
Location
Swiss Cottage
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a market leading bridging lender offering bespoke short-term finance solutions to property investors in the UK and due to continued expansion they are now looking to recruit an experienced Underwriting Manager to join the growing team.

This is a highly varied role where your duties will cover:

  • Underwriting and approving bridging/ BTL/second charge loan applications in accordance with the Company’s lending policy.
  • Considering and recommending any cases outside the lending policy to the Board.
  • Dealing with all underwriting queries, resolving issues and decisions in principle for new cases.
  • Ensuring all cases have a robust documented rationale for the lending decision.
  • Reporting to the credit committee.
  • Liaising with Solicitors and Valuers when necessary.
  • Overall monitoring of cases.
  • Following up on post-completion matters, if necessary.
  • Identifying improvements to procedures and processes, working within other areas of the business.
  • Flexibility to assist with the wider needs of the business as and when required.

This is a great opportunity to join an established finance business at an exciting time of growth. Successful candidates will have previously worked in a specialist lender ideally dealing with both commercial and residential security as well as having experience in bridging/BTL/second charge lending as an Underwriter. You will need a thorough understanding of the UK mortgage and bridging finance market and how different processes apply to different products and will ideally be CeMap qualified. A competitive starting salary of up to £60k plus a generous bonus package is on offer and interviews are ongoing so apply now.