Underwriter (Tier 1) - Kent


Ref: 1296Wednesday 9 June 2021

£ depending on experience

Our client is a market leader within financial services, going from strength to strength in the mortgage field. This is an exciting time to join the organisation as they grow and offer excellent opportunities.

As an Underwriter, you will be responsible for processing mortgage applications through to offer, with a designated personal mandate. The mortgages you will be involved in can range from residential, BTL, Bridging loans and subprime.

Duties will include:

  • Underwrite allocated applications to offer, within assigned mandate level and agreed service standards, requesting further information from relevant stakeholders where required and verifying this on receipt.
  • Offer mortgages to approved borrowers, within assigned mandate level and agreed service standards, requesting any outstanding information if required and verifying it on receipt
  • Review Agreement in Principle requests in a timely manner ensuring that the information meets the requirements of the Bank’s Lending Policy and confirms decisions to the relevant intermediary.
  • Communicate with intermediaries on declined cases, handle objections and provide objective feedback to any questions
  • Provide telephone support as required to ensure customer service standards are managed and maintained

The successful candidate will have:

  • At least 2 years’ experience within either a mortgage underwriting/packaging/processing role