Property Underwriter

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 27000 - £ 32000 / Year
  • Category
    Construction & Property - Property Management, Facilities Management
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-022020-119760

Property Underwriter


Location: Canary Wharf


Salary/Rate: £27,000 - £32,000 annum


Type: Full time, permanent



Our client is a high-end property business based in Canary Wharf are looking for a Property Underwriter to join their team. The purpose of this job role is to provide industry knowledge to support the property team. The successful candidate will be joining a team of 5 and will ideally have a background/ interest in the property sector.


Duties include but are not limited to:



  • Use industry knowledge and experience to research potential Part Exchange properties

  • Speak with estate agents to organise valuations

  • Keep fully compliant with up to date legislation and best practice procedures

  • Act as central contact for estate agents

  • Arrange and attend meetings with current and prospect clients

  • Answer the telephone when other team members are occupied and refer calls to the appropriate member of the department.

  • Attend team meetings.

  • Support and assist the property team with administration in the absence of other team members.

  • Create weekly reports on excel.

  • Update property files with the latest information from developers

  • With strong attention to detail and excellent written and verbal communication skills you will also possess ability to plan, organise, prioritise and manage time.

  • Support CEO with other office related administrative tasks.

  • Ensure all correspondence is responded to as and when received.


Key Skills:



  • Previous estate agency experience

  • Interest in property

  • Professional approach

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Customer-focused with commitment to maintaining excellent service standards at all times

  • Organised and systematic - able to prioritise workloads

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft systems

  • Proactive with good time-management and ability to multi task


We regret that due to volume of response, we can only contact successful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 14 days, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful.


Please apply online or call Maddie Hyden on 0207 300 9121 to find out more.


Adecco is an Equal Opportunities employer that is happy to welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. The Adecco group is a global company with more than 33,000 FTE employees and around 5,100 branches in over 60 countries and territories around the world. The Adecco Group offers a wide variety of services that include temporary staffing, permanent placement, career transition and talent development, as well as outsourcing and consulting.


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Maddie Hyden