Credit Underwriter

Credit Underwriter

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Office Support

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jane Spearman

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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This fabulous opportunity is working with a fantastic company who really care about their employees, understand, and are committed to the market, and have implemented market leading broker systems to drive their growth.

As a Credit Underwriter your responsibilities and duties will include:

* Timely and accurate underwriting decisions within a higher level delegated authority and recommendations to senior management where outside of personal mandate

* Prepare comprehensive financial analysis identifying all material financial and other risks and opportunities in order to arrive at a balanced and informed recommendation

* Undertakes all appropriate diligence in respect of transactions, including reference to relevant bureaus, referencing agencies & other external sources ensuring alignment to the Bank's risk policies

* Maintains active watch over portfolio performance & awareness of market trends

* Able to liaise with key customers

About You

If you are currently in an Underwriting/Credit role or are currently working as a Credit Underwriter, this is the ideal next step in your career

Skills required for the Credit Underwriter role:

You must have:

* Extensive experience in a relevant role within Credit / Risk Management

* The willingness, aptitude and gravitas to be a key member of a growing business

* Fundamental knowledge of accountancy and financial analysis of SME's and corporates

* From a credit perspective, lending experience of SME and corporate clients

* Understanding of regulatory governance and ensuring compliance with lending and credit policies (including management of large exposures / concentration risk)

* Experience of refinancing and security structured transactions

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