Mortgage Underwriter

Mortgage Underwriter, major Irish bank, 12 month temp contract, immediate remote start available, Dublin

Your new company
Your new company is one of the leading Irish lenders with a strong brand within the mortgage market. You'll be working within the Mortgage Lending Unit, usually based in a city centre office, but initially you would be able to start this role working from home.

Your new role
You new role is working as a mortgage underwriter within the mortgage lending unit, a specialised department providing an independent dual sign off for home mortgage credit applications which come through to the bank through the various customer channels. You will be assessing and recommending credit applications in line with the mortgage lending policies, processes and procedures. You will be working through a queue of cases and will be allocated a certain number of applications to assess on a daily basis. You will be interacting with other business areas to discuss the lending propositions and will provide tailored advice in each instance. Within this role you will be closely mentored by senior lenders within the bank, and will get frequent feedback to ensure you develop in the role and work towards achieving your own lending discretion.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have recent experience working as an underwriter within a home lending department. You will need to have a sound and up to date knowledge of credit regulations and policies, as well as be a fast-learner who is able to adapt in an environment where the lending policy can change. You will need to be able to interpret and understand complex credit cases and have evidence of providing informed advice and/or approval in relation to credit decisions. You will also need to meet the bank's minimum educational requirements of 5 passes in Leaving Certificate to include English and maths at ordinary level or an Honours degree.

What you'll get in return
You will start on a 12 month initial assignment with a view for extension and potential for further contracts with the bank. You will be paid on a weekly basis by Hays, and will be working 37 hours per week Monday - Friday. You will be entitled to 23 paid annual leave days.

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Job type:
Banking & Financial Services
Dublin City Centre
Corporate Banking
Competitive Hourly Rate
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Sarah Lyons, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hays Recruitment, Dublin

26/27a Grafton Street, Dublin

Telephone: 015710015

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