Mortgage Underwriter

Posted 1 week ago by KFS Recruitment
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We are pleased to be working with a Watford based lender, on their search for a new Underwriter to join the Mortgage team.

As an Underwriter, you will take ownership of cases from Inception through to completion.


  • Enter and update borrower data on the CRM system.
  • Ensure all aspects of the loans are recorded accurately and meet underwriting guidelines.
  • Carry out an assessment of the mortgage application to ensure all aspects of our underwriting criteria are met.
  • Provide concise and accurate updates to brokers.
  • Proactively chase brokers for outstanding requirements.
  • Ensure all underwriting is in line with Company policy and within regulation.
  • Ensure that all cases are Underwritten within the Groups Risk appetite.
  • Build good relationships with 3rd party suppliers including brokers and solicitors to assist in the smooth flow of business.
  • Maintaining a pipeline of cases, overseeing cases from inception through to completion.

Skills and experience:

  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Pass internal competency tests post induction.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • An understanding of FCA regulation.
  • Experienced inUnderwriting BTL mortgage applications.
  • CeMAP (desirable, not essential).

Reference: 52276173

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