Sr. Underwriter (Payments/Merchant Services)

  • Maverick BankCard, Inc.
  • Calabasas, CA, USA
  • Jan 24, 2021

Job Description

Job Description About Maverick: Maverick Payments is a family-owned/operated full-service payment processor located in Calabasas, CA. Maverick has worked closely with thousands of businesses and gained vast knowledge to stay competitive in the industry. We provide credit card processing, ACH/Check processing, processing equipment and software, fraud prevention and other merchant services. The underwriter will be responsible for underwriting merchant account applications and reviewing supporting documentation to mitigate risk, watch for fraudulent activity, coordinate applications, and so on. Working with our sales support team to attain complete application packages from agents/ISOs is imperative to the success of the Underwriting Department while then working with Risk to mitigate exposure. Organization, thorough examination of applications, and completeness of work is essential to success. Come join our fast paced, growing company and further your career. Skills Needed: Attention to detail as it relates to compiling complete application packages Works well in a fast paced environment while staying precise in daily activities Must be able to communicate with our partners in a respectful and concise way Exudes respect and positivity in all interactions both inside and outside of the organization Superior Organizational Skills Able to work across all departments with ease but still work independently Efficient with Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Word and Excel 2-3+ years of experience in payment processing and merchant services underwriting, including experience with high-risk merchant types Able to navigate multiple system interfaces to key application information in a timely manner Will need to attain a thorough understanding of the company’s Underwriting & Risk Policy Has a understanding of the credit card processing industry including compliance and regulatory requirements Shows initiative and is willing to get the job done no matter the challenges that may arise Arrives to work on-time ready to do the work needed to be done Goes above and beyond to achieve more than the status quo Out of the box thinker willing to contribute ideas for process improvement when it comes to Underwriting. Compliance knowledge with financial institutions, card associations, etc. Requirements: High school education or equivalent; College degree preferred 2-3 years of experience in underwriting, specifically merchant services Must be familiar with TSYS and/or First Data platforms plus 3rd party tools used for underwriting and due diligence (Equifax, TINCheck, MATCH, G2, GIACT, etc.) Must know of Visa and MasterCard rules and regulations. Additionally, able to review financial documents (tax returns, bank statements, P&L, Balance Sheet, etc.) and understanding of industry-standard supporting documentation. Compensation: Salary to be determined contingent of résumé and will be discussed in interview. Maverick is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Job Type: Full-time Job Type: Full-time Job Type: Full-time Experience: underwriting: 2 years (Required) merchant services: 1 year (Required) Work Location: One location Schedule: Monday to Friday Company's website: maverickpayments.com