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Credit Underwriter

Funding Circle


Posted over 30 days ago...


Join the revolution in SME lending at Funding Circle UK as a Credit Underwriter


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London, United Kingdom - Hybrid

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Organisation summary: Funding Circle UK is on a groundbreaking mission to redefine small business financing. By combining sophisticated data analytics with user-friendly technology, they've crafted a platform that's revolutionizing the SME lending market. For over a decade, Funding Circle has been positively impacting small businesses, communities, and the economy at large.

  • Role Summary:
    • Work in a dynamic, high-performance lending culture
    • Develop a versatile risk management skill set
    • Assess and determine creditworthiness for SME borrowers
    • Contribute to the growth of small businesses and the economy
  • Role Requirements:
    • Curiosity and a critical thinking approach
    • Adaptability and a drive for continuous improvement
    • Experience in credit analysis, preferably in SME lending
    • Strong analytical, decision-making, and communication skills
    • Understanding of UK accounting standards
  • Benefits:
    • Hybrid working model (2-3 days office-based)
    • Free barista and subsidised lunches
    • Support for home office setup
    • Flexible working arrangements
    • Private Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, MediCash
    • Free online therapy sessions
    • Discounts on reproductive health support

The organisation - Funding Circle UK We are on a mission to build the place where small businesses get the funding they need to win. We unite cutting-edge data and technology to deliver an unbeatable customer experience. With a decade of expertise under our belt, we've built a platform that's reshaping the landscape of SME lending. We have a huge impact on the businesses that borrow through our platform, the communities they serve and the overall economy.

The role - Credit Underwriter The Underwriter role will expose you to a fast-paced, high performance lending culture and expand your skill set for a successful career in risk management. Our Underwriting Team helps small businesses raise funding by assessing the creditworthiness of each borrower to give them access to our fast and flexible loans.

Job requirements We are looking for someone with an inquisitive mind-set, openness to change, willingness to challenge the status quo and a great work ethic. Experience in credit analysis (Ideally SME lending), strong analytical, decision-making, and communication skills and a firm understanding of UK accounting standards are required.

Benefits Our Circler proposition is designed to support employees both in and out of work, and it is anchored around four pillars: Health, Wealth, Development & Lifestyle. We offer hybrid working, with 2-3 days per week based in the office. When you’re in the office you can take advantage of our free barista and subsidised lunches through JustEat and we will help support your home working set-up. We support flexible working arrangements. We also offer Private Medical Insurance through Aviva, Dental Insurance through Bupa, MediCash, free access to online therapy sessions and exclusive discounts with Hertility for reproductive health support.

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