Residential Mortgage Underwriter (Bilingual)

CanWise Financial
October 6, 2020
Toronto, Canada
Job Type
Years of Experience Required
3+ years
Licenses / Registrations Required?
Start Date
Contact Name
Karina Nalbandyan


Attention experienced Mortgage Underwriters  – we are looking for you!


CanWise Financial is looking for a Residential Mortgage Underwriter to add to our expanding and fast growing team.

This role will be focused on rendering credit decisions on incoming applications, while adhering to the Company and Insurer policy and guidelines and focusing on client satisfaction.


Responsibilities and Duties

  • Maintain positive relationships with clients, insurers, and all external contacts.
  • Adjudicate and verify Mortgage applications, credit reports, income documents for completeness and accuracy, as well as other credit information.
  • Terms and conditions on all mortgage applications.
  • Review of real estate appraisals for consistency, with prevailing market conditions.
  • Follow up on outstanding conditions/documents.
  • Prepare and issue mortgage commitments.
  • Loan to Value analysis.
  • Ensure due diligence at all times prior to signing off on any mortgage documents.
  • Continued focus on service excellence.
  • Stay current with latest industry knowledge, competition, and market trends.


Required Qualities and Skills

  • Self Motivated
  • Analytical: You can break down complex information for our clients
  • Resourceful: You may not have all the answers, but you know how to get them
  • Proactive: You are never idle and love being busy
  • Positive attitude: We have a great culture and want to preserve
  • Ability to build and maintain positive relationships
  • Strong aptitude for service excellence
  • Proved interpersonal and  communication skills - both in English and French
  • Ability to multitask and pay strong attention to detail
  • Organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to work in a high volume environment with tight turnaround times
  • Minimum 3 years of previous mortgage underwriting experience required


Why is this an amazing opportunity?

CanWise is part of Ratehub Inc., Canada's #1 mortgage lead generation company.

CanWise was named the ‘Brokerage of the Year’ in 2018, 2019 AND 2020!!

Last year 10% of Canadians visited with 75% of that traffic in the mortgage vertical.

Beautiful new office located in Downtown Toronto.

Steps away from public transit (TTC and the GO)



Our ideal candidate profile?

3+ years of underwriting experience with excellent work ethics.

Our ideal candidate is a highly intelligent, resourceful and self-motivated individual, with a strong financial aptitude and excellent customer service skills - sound like you?


Our Offer

  • Be part of a high-performing team and company on the verge of explosive growth.
  • Beautiful office space in downtown Toronto equipped with a ping pong table, hand basketball, and other fun activities.
  • Competitive compensation package consisting of salary, bonus, 3 weeks paid vacation and health benefits paid by the employer.

CanWise welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


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