Job title: Mortgage Underwriter
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Pay interval: Daily
Pay rate: Negotiable
Location: London - Gresham Street
Job published: 23-06-2020
Job ID: 35636

Job Description

Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

 

Job Role: Mortgage Underwriter – Temporary – Remote Working – Banking

 

Location: Home / Remote Working

 

Duration: 6-12 months

 

Salary/Rate: Market Rates

 

Start Date: ASAP

 

Mortgage Underwriter – Temporary – Remote Working – Banking

 

We currently have multiple Mortgage Underwriter contract opportunities helping a leading UK Bank process an unusually high backlog of Residential and BTL mortgage applications. These opportunities are 100% remote working and could suite applicants that may require flexible working arrangements.

 

Responsibilities & Project Scope:

 

  • Reviewing and verifying loan applications and supporting documentation
  • Analysing loan risk and requesting additional information as necessary
  • Preparing reports on assessment findings
  • Making loan eligibility decisions and approving or rejecting applications
  • Reviewing and specifying loan conditions as necessary
  • Ensuring compliance with regulatory standards
  • Ensuring compliance with company policies and guidelines
  • Documenting and effectively communicating reasons for the approval/rejection of loans
  • Returning applications with additional documentation to the loan officer for review

 

Experience Required:

 

  • At least 2 years’ experience working as Mortgage Underwriter
  • Available within 1-week notice or immediately available (mandatory)
  • Highly organised and able to prioritise
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Good working knowledge of mortgage loan processing and relevant legal regulations