Buy-to-Let Underwriter

London, England, United Kingdom · Underwriting

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What are we about

LendInvest (www.lendinvest.com) is the UK’s leading online platform for property finance and investing. Since launching in 2008, LendInvest has lent over £1.5 billion ($1.9 billion) to help buy, build or renovate over 5,000 homes across the UK.

LendInvest uses technology to provide borrowers with short-term bridging finance, development finance and Buy-To-Let; and investors that include retail investors (in our London Stock Exchange listed bond), investors on our Online Investment Platform and some of the world’s largest financial institutions, with stable income secured against property.

LendInvest is still majority owned by the founders and staff of the business, but has also raised equity from the same investors that founded Skype, and early investors in financial technology businesses like Klarna, Stripe and SoFi.

What is the role about?

Lendinvest has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Buy-to-let (BTL) Underwriter to join the expanding Lending Operations Team. Working in a dynamic and fast paced environment you will be lucky enough to be involved with the launch our new BTL product.

This is a new role within a new team and you will be responsible for the underwriting of BTL loans from enquiry stage through to completion. You will be required to demonstrate a good understanding and experience of assessing credit risk on borrower applications, valuations and legals whilst taking a balanced view on the risk return for the business. You will be responsible for rationalising your decisions and assisting with making commercial decisions to ensure cases complete quickly whilst following the Lendinvest Lending Policy and providing positive outcomes for the customer.

This role would suit someone who is used to working under pressure, is proactive and has a positive “can do attitude”. You should interact well with the rest of the team to ensure that both your own and the team’s SLA’s are achieved.


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