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Stellar Select




Posted: 18/06/2022

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Job Title: Underwriter

Location: Watford

Salary: Depending on experience

Hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm


Private Medical Healthcare through Vitality
Dental Scheme
Additional half-day annual leave on your Birthday
Annual leave purchase scheme
Pension Scheme
Free eye tests
Christmas and Summer Social Events
Top Performers Dinner each quarter
Fresh fruit in the officeAbout our client and the role of Underwriter

Our client is one of the UK's largest specialist property finance providers who pride themselves with their first-class service and expert market knowledge. Due to the business expanding their product areas, they are currently looking for experienced Underwriters across first charge, second charge and/or buy to let mortgages to join the team. The overall responsibility of the role is to take ownership of allocated cases from inception through to completion. There will be the opportunity to work towards holding a lending mandate.

Responsibilities for the role of Underwriter

Underwriting and assessing loan documentation, including valuation reports, and requesting additional information from brokers where required, highlighting any concerns.
Carrying out checks on the applicants and properties and assessing their suitability for the loan applied for
Proactive chasing of outstanding information from third parties and timely updates to introducers to enable service excellence.
Recommending and referring cases to Credit Committee where credit committee approval required.
Liaising with introducers, valuers, and solicitors
Overseeing cases from inception through to completionExperience and skills required for the role of Underwriter

A strong understanding of FCA regulation
Experience underwriting mortgage applications across either first charge, second charge and/or buy to let.
CeMAP Qualification is desired
Flexible, articulate and well organised
Robust and comfortable working to deadline and under pressure
Attention to detail
Ability to work as part of a team
Good written and verbal communication skillsFor more information regarding the role of Underwriter please 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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