Posted: Friday, February 24, 2017 3:07 PM
Job Description We are looking for an experienced escrow officer to add to our growing team. Job Functions Include: -Completes real estate escrow transactions by determining requirements; clearing titles; assembling, preparing, and reviewing closing documents; disbursing funds -Determines the steps to be taken in order to transfer the title of property pursuant to the conditions called for in the real estate contract and lender instructions -Obtains clear title by ordering title reports; resolving title defects; satisfying existing liens and encumbrances against property or principals -Prepares transaction documents by completing forms and statements; collecting and reviewing existing documents -Completes calculations by prorating taxes and interest -Completes closing transaction documents by assembling documents; reviewing papers with parties; explaining provisions and procedures; answering questions; checking documents for completeness and accuracy; obtaining signatures -Completes closing by recording and filing documents; preparing and distributing final closing statements and title -Prepares HUD by utilizing lender instructions -Closes escrow account by balancing and disbursing funds. -Complies with regulatory requirements by adhering, and enforcing adherence, to requirements -Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations Job Qualifications -Must have high school diploma or equivalent -5+ years escrow experience to include escrow knowledge from processing closings or loans in a closer or assistant capacity, prior management or supervisory experience preferred but not required -Must have general knowledge of HUD (and balance), document preparation, file disbursement, post closing and customer service -Excellent written and verbal communication skills -Effective prioritization and organizational skills -Strong problem solving skills -Proficient in MS Office and Knowledge of Soft Pro Select is a plus Company Description We are a leading professional services company serving the real estate industry. Headquartered in Sheffield, Ohio.
• Location: Cleveland
• Post ID: 34983918 cleveland