Underwriter – 2nd Charge Mortgages

Underwriter - 2nd Charge Mortgages


Watford, Hertfordshire


£35,000 - £42,500 Per Year


Kind Consultancy is working with an alternative Financial Services business which is now seeking an Underwriter to join them in a full-time, permanent role focussing on 2nd Charge Mortgages, to based in their Hertfordshire office, paying £35,000 to £42,500 dependent on experience.

Reporting to the 2nd Charge Mortgage Team Leader, the 2nd Charge Mortgage Underwriter will:

  • Take ownership of allocated 2nd Charge Mortgage cases from inception to completion
  • Enter and update borrower data on the lending platform, ensuring all aspects of the case are recorded accurately and meet underwriting guidelines
  • Provide concise, accurate updates to brokers
  • Pursue outstanding requirements from brokers
  • Ensure that all underwriting is in line with company policy and regulations and that all cases are underwritten within the risk appetite
  • Build good relationships with third party suppliers including brokers and solicitors
  • Maintain a pipeline of cases

Our ideal candidate for the 2nd Charge Underwriter position:

  • Has past experience of underwriting 1st and 2nd Charge mortgage applications
  • Is CeMAP qualified (not essential)
  • Has a good understanding of FCA regulations
  • Is an excellent communicator in both writing and speech
  • Works well as part of a team
  • Is well-organised with consistently strong attention to detail

If you have the skills and experience we're looking for, you live in or can commute to Hertfordshire and you're interested in the 2nd Charge Underwriter opportunity, please apply with an updated CV today.

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