Wedgewood

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Underwriter

Underwriter

Business Unit 
CIVIC Financial
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-CA-Redondo Beach
Category 
Operations
Job ID 
2017-1688

More information about this job

Wedgewood is currently seeking an Underwriter to join our team! Our company is a leading acquirer of distressed residential real estate, specializing in the purchase, rehab, and resale of single family homes. Founded in 1985, we have since grown into a diversified, vertically integrated company, expanding our business footprint to also include non-performing notes, home warranty, lending, design, brokerage, property management, escrow, and more.

What you'll do

 

  • Ensure a high level of understanding of business products, process flow, and financial underwriting practices.
  • Evaluate applications for loans and make decisions regarding whether to approve for financing.
  • Performs all necessary functions to effectively and efficiently process underwriting role
  • Communicates areas of accountability and performance expected of personnel assigned
  • Identifies standards of performance as a basis to provide to Director, Operations for review and approval to measure progress of personnel assigned.
  • Ensures proper training of personnel assigned.
  • Fosters a cooperative and harmonious working climate conductive to maximize employee morale and productivity.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as required or requested.

 

What you'll need

 

  • 5 years underwriting experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • High level of detail
  • Ability to project manage and complete tasks on time

 

What's in it for you

Wedgewood offers our team members a competitive compensation, 401K, and traditional benefits like medical, dental, and vision.  We also have many additional perks:

                          

  • Company Sponsored Outings: Past events have included sporting events, happy hours, parking lot BBQs, bowling and bocce ball tournaments, office theme parties, and more.
  • Vacation Homes: Thirteen vacation properties for employees to utilize in various locations in California, Utah, Colorado, and Nevada.  
  • In-house Investment Programs: Participate in the growth and profitability of the company through our in-house investment programs. We also offer home ownership & loan programs.
  • Contribute to Your Community: Through our volunteer service, sustainable initiatives, charitable giving, and work with local universities, Wedgewood provides opportunities throughout the year for its employees to give back to the community for the greater good.

 

Wedgewood occupies 50,000 square feet in a state of the art headquarters in Redondo Beach, California and was named Company of the Year by the city in 2015. We also have multiple locations around the country. Wedgewood is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We look forward to hearing from you!

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