Escrow Assistant at First American in Folsom, California

Posted in Other 30 days ago.





Job Description:

Company Summary

Join our team! First American's Mortgage Solutions division provides lenders with solutions to originate, close and service quality loans. As a global leader in providing title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, First American (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. We believe that our people are the key to the company's continued success, and we invest in diverse talents and backgrounds and empower our teams to achieve more than they could anywhere else. First American has created an award-winning culture and has been named to the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For list for the fifth consecutive year and to more than 50 regional Best Places to Work lists. For more information, please visit www.firstam.com/mortgagesolutions/

Job Summary

Join our team and see what it's like working for one of Fortune's 100 Best Places to Work! We are growing, we have stability and we're simply a fun place to work! In your remote role of Escrow Assistant, you will be providing support to the Escrow department by assisting with customer service and administrative duties related to escrow closings primarily focused on residential transactions.

Typically found in a branch/office setting where the assistant is providing support to Escrow department by assisting with customer service and administrative duties related to escrow closings.The Escrow Assistant mayprovide general support for a team, or partner with an escrow officer. Primarily focused on residential transactions.

Essential Functions


  • Performs a wide range of administrative duties to gather information and assist in the escrow process

  • Duties may include: Opening orders, inputting closing statement information, preparing documents for closing and handling the complete disbursement and follow up of all escrow transactions

  • Communicates requirements and other information to clients

  • Interprets various agreements as they relate to closing and prepare all documents required for transactions

Knowledge and Skills/Technology Used


  • Customer service skills

  • Problem solving skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Knowledge of MS Office suite

  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills

  • Able to maintain professionalism and a positive service attitude at all times

  • Strong detail orientation

  • Knowledge of company and/or client operating systems


Typical Education

  • High School diploma or equivalent


Typical Range of Experience

  • 2+ years experience in an escrow related experience


License or Certification


Disclaimer
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal work hours and/or responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

First American invests in its employees' 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.

Based on eligibility, First American offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K and other great benefits like an employee stock purchase plan. For more information about our Company and our dedication to putting People First, check out firstam.com/careers.