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Head of Underwriting

  • Location: City of London, United Kingdom
  • Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Credit Risk & Analytics
  • Contact: Tom Cook
  • Contact Email: tcook@merje.com
  • Contact Phone: 01618832840
  • Expiry Date: 16 September 2021
  • Job Ref: 17863

​Are you an Underwriting/Credit Analysis professional with a desire to help small businesses thrive?

Do you want to use your creative and innovative ideas within the exciting world of FinTech?

Do you want to grow a team within an organisation that is always pushing to be better?

Our client is looking to hire a Head of Underwriting to develop and grow an already blossoming Credit Analytics team. You will work with teams that span the UK and Europe to create new ways of working to ensure the business can hit its very clear goals.

About the role:

-          Take complete ownership of the underwriting process.

-          Build and develop a strong underwriting team.

-          Engage in a feedback loop to create an environment of continuous improvement for business processes.

-          Build strong relationships across a multi-disciplinary and cross-functional team.

About you:

-          Extensive experience in underwriting.

-          Proven competency in process improvements.

-          Managerial experience (both people and processes).

-          Strong Credit Risk background.

There are great flexible working arrangements and incredible company benefits on offer.