Underwriter

Recruiter
Personnel Selection
Location
Hampshire
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Due to internal movement, an exciting opportunity has arisen with a growing and award winning financial services company based in Fleet. We are seeking an Underwriter within the Operations Team, focusing on the Mortgage side of the business. The opportunity offers working hours of 9am – 5pm. You will receive a salary of £28K to £31K, plus 25 days holiday, non-contributory pension, private healthcare, life assurance and income protection and a discretionary company bonus. To be successful for the Underwriter position, you will preferably have experience of mortgage underwriting, however other Financial Services underwriting experience will be considered. You will also have a working knowledge of legislation and regulations. The Underwriter will report to the Operations Manager and will support our customers and third parties. The role will involve: * Work to agreed objectives, service standards and deliverables. * Ensure relevant documentation and information received is checked for adherence to policy and criteria. * Deal with queries and enquiries effectively, accurately, and professionally, delivering excellent customer service. * Provide a prompt reply to all written correspondence. * Develop positive working relationships with colleagues. * Make suggestions for improvements to processes to enhance service and efficiency. * Adhere to internal/external compliance, credit review and audit requirements. * Apply all aspects of the desired consumer outcomes of Treating the Customer Fairly (TCF). * Use initiative to resolve queries outside own area of expertise. * Train and mentor new team members. * Take responsibility for your own learning and development. * All other associated duties and responsibilities and carry out any tasks as required by management. Successful candidates will be PC literate with a good knowledge of Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. CeMAP is preferred or a willingness to study but this is not essential. To apply please click the apply button