Robert Half International Commercial Underwriter in San Francisco, California

A major financial software company located in the South Bay is looking for a Commercial Underwriter with operations experience to join the team. In the commercial underwriter role, you will be responsible for developing and leading the end to end underwriting work flow from both an operational and risk perspective. You will also partner closely across the risk, compliance, marketing, product and operations teams to drive successful implementation.

To apply, please send your resume directly to Aaron Rhodes at

  • Responsibilities:Include:

  • Evaluating Applications: Your main focus will be to analyze customers' creditworthiness and make underwriting decisions. Using our proprietary models and your own underwriting expertise, you will analyze information provided in applications, credit bureau information and other third party data to determine whether to approve or decline applications.

    • Improving Underwriting Process and Policy: You will work closely with our PM and PD teams to improve the underwriting process. You will also work to optimize the application and experience for customers, while identifying areas in need of further incremental improvement.
    • Risk Model and Underwriting Policy Improvement: You will work closely with our risk modeling teams to strengthen our underwriting models and policies.
    • With a compliance first attitude, identify issues, improve quality, and mitigate risk.
  • 5+ years of experience in commercial underwriting

  • Financial services experience

  • Knowledge of financial statement components and solid understanding of key risk drivers

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to simply lay out reasons for decisions

  • Strong analytical skills with real credit awareness and a practical approach to implementing processes

  • Ability to constantly focus on the process and to develop and implement operational changes in order to improve efficiency and limit risk throughout the underwriting process

  • Advanced Excel user

  • Familiarity with QuickBooks and Salesforce a plus

To apply, please send your resume directly to Aaron Rhodes at

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