Mortgage Underwriting Officer

Markham, Ontario

Employment Type: Temporary Industry: Accounting Job Number: 60581

Our client, a leading Canadian banking institution, is looking for Mortgage Underwriting Officer to join their team.  

Pay Rate: $ 18.24 /Hr
Location:  3500 Steeles Ave East, Markham
Duration:  3 Month Contract (Extension Possible based on performance) 
Hours:  Mon-Fri 7am-8pm Sat 7am-4pm (flexibility to work within this schedule) 

Must have good credit score and clear criminal record

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Review mortgage applications to determine if they are fit-for-underwriting. 
  • Complete checklist to ensure all required documentation is present prior to underwriting; credit product experience/knowledge is required. 
  • Responsible for providing leadership in order for the unit to meet and/or exceed service level agreements and as such requires impact and influence capabilities.
  • Communicate with MMS partners on a daily basis for missing documentation/clarification. 
  • Flexibility to assist with Adhoc requests & administrative tasks as assigned. 


  • Must be able to communicate effectively and professionally (verbal and written)
  • Knowledge of products, end-to-end processes and systems an asset. 
  • Ability to identify & communicate trends. 
  • Ability to understand credit application compliance requirements.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment & efficiently manage workflow. 
  • Ability to work independently and manage one's time in a high volume and high risk environment. 
  • Demonstrated computer proficiency, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Win Zip and any other related financial software. 


  • 0-2 years credit/financial or accounting experience required.

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