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Underwriting Team Manager - Mortgages

  • Salary: Up to £33000 per annum + Package
  • Location: Solihull, West Midlands
  • Sector: Underwriting
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted:
    02 Nov 2018
  • Job reference: 31855

A market leading insurance organisation who pride themselves on the service they deliver to their customers are looking to recruit an Underwriting Team Manager to supervise the the underwriting department and the achievement of service levels.

You will take responsibility for monitoring and reviewing daily workload and distribution of case load according to mandate whilst assessing potential breaches in service level agreements. You must ensure underwriting resource is used to its best advantage and key targets and service levels are achieved.

Direct line management of underwriting team of 10, in association with the Underwriting Manager, to ensure that staff performance is monitored and assessed on a regular basis, including regular one to ones, annual appraisals, completion of training plan and management of any disciplinary issues.

Whilst mortgage experience is not essential you must have a detailed understanding of the underwriting process and its controls to ensure all activity is compliant, to ensure the delivery of a high level of technical underwriting and suggesting recommendations for product or process change. This will include the ongoing review of Junior Underwriters to ensure service levels and quality assurance targets are being achieved.

Whilst the technical elements of this role fall within mortgages, the business will look at Insurance Underwriting Managers providing they have exceptional leadership qualities and the ability to manage different personalities.

This is a business that rewards ability, performance and attitude with an industry leading package.

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