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An expanding, ambitious bridging and development finance lender is looking for a Senior Underwriter for its London based team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Management of the underwriting team, coaching and encouraging knowledge gain. Also delivering training and guidance to the rest of the team on risk matters and development needs.
  • To proactively manage a pipeline of applications from receipt to completion and making decisions considering potential long term risks and implications.
  • Regulatory governance- compliance with the lending and credit policies applicable to the business including management of large exposures and concentration risk.
  • Proposing developments and enhancements to the lending policy.
  • Ensuring comprehensive up to date procedures/manuals are developed, evolved, documented and followed to ensure the business is developed in a controlled, measured yet efficient way.
  • Close liaison with stakeholders internally, and externally with third party service providers.

Key Skills

  • A deep understanding of mortgage lending, credit risk, regulated markets and experienced in holding a senior lending mandate.
  • Management experience is essential
  • Strong knowledge in all aspects of credit risk management including customer propositions, credit and finance in order to liaise effectively with stakeholders.
  • A proven track record of understanding complex business requirements and making decisions considering potential long term risks and implications.
  • Experience of conversion rates, case timeline management and potential procedural enhancements with the ability to suggest methods to improve or streamline.
  • Good experience in credit risk policy, strategy, operations and related procedures. Strong communication and interpersonal skills with proven ability to positively influence stakeholders across all parts of the business.

Contact: Keith 07891 906926 keith@cbcrs.co.uk