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