Associate Director, Underwriting

Experienced credit analyst and property based underwriter needed to join a reputable SME lender!

Your new company
This reputable and successful commercial property-based lender is long established with more than 20 years of successful operation. With offices in Sydney and Melbourne, it provides loans to Australian based property investors and owner-occupier businesses, with an entrenched culture of offering flexible, reliable and timely competitive loan solutions.

Your new role
  • Prepare and write high quality credit submissions for both new loans and rollovers
  • Complete all post-approval matters to take loans through to settlement/fulfilment
  • Monitoring of existing loans including dealing to any mid-term requests
  • Engage and communicate with a range of internal and external stakeholders including originators, brokers, borrowers, valuers and solicitors
  • Ensure all activities are conducted in compliance with applicable policies and regulations
  • Support the Chief Risk Officer and wider team as required

What you'll need to succeed
  • Sound commercial credit assessment background, ideally including experience dealing with commercial property loans in either a bank or non-bank environment
  • Core competency in understanding and analysis of financial statements
  • Strong commercial acumen and attention to detail
  • Good verbal and communication skills, particularly in relation to problem solving more complex credits.
  • A positive and proactive approach to closing lending solutions which sustain business growth, whilst ensuring the application of the company’s risk and credit processes.
  • Proven track record of being able to manage a high case load associated with a transactional lending pipeline (ie. managing multiple transactions at different stages)

What you'll get in return
  • A great opportunity to be an integral member of a small & nimble lender
  • Our management structure allows direct access to key decision makers which provides a competitive advantage and speed to market that few other lenders enjoy
  • Attractive remuneration package and bonus potential
  • Hybrid working arrangements

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, please forward a copy of your CV to Kim Nguyen at If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

At Hays, we value diversity and are passionate about placing people in a role where they can flourish and succeed. We actively encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.

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Job Type
Banking & Financial Services
VIC, Melbourne CBD

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Kim Nguyen, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Melbourne
Level 21, 360 Collins Street

Telephone: 99463558

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