J3289 - Senior Credit Underwriter - UK, Surrey (Hybrid) - Asset Finance

Job title: J3289 - Senior Credit Underwriter - UK, Surrey (Hybrid) - Asset Finance
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Redhill
Function: Credit / Risk,
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 plus excellent bonus and benefits
Reference: J3289
Contact email: careers@newleafsearch.com
Contact phone: 0203 740 7222
Job Published: February 13, 2024
Workplace TypeHybrid

Job description

J3289 - New Leaf Search has partnered with a leading solutions-oriented asset finance partner in its search for a Senior Credit Underwriter to underwrite and evaluate credit and transaction risks through completion of credit applications for new and existing customers.

Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 plus excellent bonus and benefits. Location: UK, Surrey (Hybrid)


  • Analyse and underwrite transactions under own authority for all types of assets.

  • Analysis of customer creditworthiness via financial data, credit and sector reports; including customer visits.

  • Risk evaluation of the deal structure including collaterals, asset values and evaluation of exposure.

  • Preparation of credit applications for deals above own authority.

  • Pre-qualification of deals with Sales function.

  • Full compliance with all Risk Policies.

  • Adherence to decision making according to the authority matrix.

  • Compliance with rating systems.

  • Risk Reporting.

  • Organize and maintain credit files.

  • Novation and reschedule decisions.


  • Relevant experience in credit risk / lending division of leasing company or financial institution.

  • Experience of personal underwriting authority for new business.

  • Detailed understanding of financial statements and ability to interpret them .

  • Ability to work with all levels inside the business.

  • Strong MS Office skills, ability to work remotely.

  • Car driver essential.

This is a great opportunity to join a leading financial services company offering realistic career progression.

We strongly favour applicants with proven, relevant experience in Financial Services; particularly Asset Finance and Leasing.

You will also require relevant IN-COUNTRY experience; without which, your application will NOT be considered.

Contact us for a confidential discussion.

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