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Escrow Officer at First American

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full Time
Location: Port Saint Lucie, Florida





Job Description:

COMPANY SUMMARY

Join our team! As a global leader in providing title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, First American Title Insurance Company (NYSE: FAF) is an ideal place to build your career. We have been entrusted with helping our customers achieve and protect their dream of homeownership since 1889. First American Title s Direct division provides comprehensive title insurance protection and professional settlement services for real estate purchases, refinances and equity loans.We believe that our people are the key to the company s continued success. Because our employees enable our future, we invest in theirs by supporting their careers and promoting their overall wellbeing. First American has created an award-winning culture and has been named to the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For 2018 list for the third consecutive year and to more than 50 regional Best Places to Work lists. For more information, visit www.firstam.com.

JOB SUMMARY

Come work for Fortune 100 s Top Places to Work in 2019! We Look for People First!

Do you love interacting with people and seeing them accomplish their American Dream in a team environment?

You will be responsible for establishing new escrow accounts and process escrow documents in accordance with established policies and procedures. You will complete real estate escrow transactions by assessing and resolving requirements; clearing titles; preparing, and reviewing closing documents and disbursing funds all to lender specifications.

You may also assist in obtaining clear title by ordering title reports; resolving title defects; satisfying existing liens and encumbrances against property or principals along with the following:

Prepares transaction documents by completing forms and statements; collecting and reviewing existing documents; explaining provisions and procedures; answering questions; checking documents for completeness and accuracy; obtaining signatures.
Completes calculations by prorating taxes and interest and closing by recording and filing documents.
Follows regulatory requirements by adhering, and enforcing adherence, to requirements.
We are looking for people who can improve organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring chances to create valuable contributions to job accomplishments. You should have a passion maintaining personal networks and participating in professional organizations.

Job Qualifications

High School diploma or equivalent
2- 4 years experience with 2+ years experience directly handling escrow transactions as an escrow assistant or in a related field
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as guidelines, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

First American invests in its employee s development and well-being, empowers them to provide superior customer service and encourages them to serve the communities where they live and work. First American is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer. For more information about our Company and our dedication to putting People First, check out firstam.com/careers..