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Underwriting Analyst in Montreal at Pivotal Payments

Date Posted: 11/1/2018

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Job Description

As an Underwriting Analyst, you will review and analyze merchant applications to qualify their credit worthiness.  You will follow all Pivotal appropriate credit policies and guidelines to mitigate overall financial and reputational risk exposures. You will be actively engaged with the Loss Prevention and Sales teams to identify risk and market trends.



  • Review merchants’ application using different Underwriting tools.
  • Work with Pivotal Partners to ensure compliance with various industry requirements.
  • Answer internal and external inquiries with regard to Underwriting issues
  • Audit of auto-approvals.
  • Any other tasks as assigned
Thank you for your consideration.

Job Requirements

Functional Proficiencies


  • DEC, preferably in Administration
  • 2 years’ experience in bankcard industry an asset
  • Experience in bank or bankcard industry
  • Good practical knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Good business sense
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment


Working Language


  • English (written and spoken) is the language used 99% of the time, as work colleagues and clientele are both geographically dispersed within and outside of Quebec.
  • Internal communications between colleagues occur in English or in French, depending on the parties involved. Strategic suppliers are located outside of Quebec.
  • A basic knowledge of French is required for any position located within Quebec. English is required for this position, as it could report to someone outside of Quebec, and requires frequent out of province communications.