Commercial Property Underwriter

Recruiter
JCW Search Ltd
Location
City of London
Salary
£30000 - £40000/annum benefits
Posted
20 May 2017
Closes
19 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a small commercial property lending business in Central London, are seeking a Junior Underwriter to join their them. They are seeking a candidate with at least 2 years experience in an underwriting role, with an entrepreneurial spirit who may be looking to grow into business development focused opportunity.

Key Responsibilities:

* Working to manage a case load of commercial real estate loan applications from initial application and assessment to legal closure
* Assessing all cases from new borrower clients and brokers to make underwriting decisions within set polices and criteria
* Managing on-boarding of new clients
* Liaising with legal to ensure the timely completion of all security and legal requirements
* Minimising risk to the business, with a strong focus on AML and KYC requirements
* Providing a high level of customer service

Key Skills:

* At least 2 years underwriting experience, within the commercial real estate lending environment
* Experience in Business Development would be advantageous
* Experience working with brokers and third parties
* Strong communication skills
* Good influencing and negotiation skills
* Good time management