Operations

Escrow Officer

Permanent

HireBetter

Escrow Officer Austin Texas

The Role: Escrow Officer

Location: Austin, Texas


The Company

HireBetter’s client provides immediate legal support for real estate transactions. They offer refinance, home equity, residential and commercial closing services superior to other title offices.

The Role

We are seeking a Senior Escrow Officer to join our Austin office. Our ideal Officer is a driven, goal-oriented professional who is eager to solve problems and overcome challenges. As the title is a service-based industry, our ideal candidate loves serving others, and does it at a high-level. The position is intended to be quickly growing with the ideal candidate moving to branch manager on an expedited schedule.  Great management skills are a must.

Responsibilities

  • Act as primary manager for files ensuring g timely and accurate closings.
  • Oversee the curative process, ensuring curative is done correctly and personally managing heavy curative needs.
  • Interact and coordinate with industry contacts such as realtors, loan officers, underwriters, brokers, buyers, and sellers.
  • Ensure all terms and conditions of the purchase agreement are being completed timely and accurately.
  • Draft CDs and settlement statements for buyers, sellers, brokers, agents, and lenders.
  • Continue to train all assistants up to a level where ALL escrow tasks are handled by assistants and managed by you.

Qualifications

  • Juris Doctor degree is a plus
  • At least 5 years of title experience 
  • At least 5 years of experience working with real estate closing: residential sales, refinance, commercial sales, REO and short sale escrow
  • Strong understanding of real estate law, title and insurance, company policies and procedures, and regulatory guidelines
  • Strong knowledge of all aspects of closing: front end, middle and back end including funding
  • Possess a strong understanding of title commitments, mortgage loans, title insurance, and real estate contracts
  • Must possess proficiency in escrow/title software
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills are a must
  • Must have a “go-getter” mentality and strong problem solving skills
  • Must be able to work in Austin, TX

To Apply

Interested candidates should apply through the HireBetter website at jobs.hirebetter.com. Qualified applicants will be responded to as quickly as possible.


Please note: Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization that does not require sponsorship for a visa now or in the future.

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