VP of Mortgage Quality Control

Risk & Compliance Remote, Remote


Position at Celebrity Home Loans, LLC

Who we are… 

Celebrity Home Loans, (“CHL”) is a national independent mortgage bank with a progressive 50 state licensing strategy. We lend billions of dollars annually through our highly diversified network of retail divisions, regions, and branches. Our corporate core mission is to create a culture of responsible autonomy- which means every one of our employees has the freedom and flexibility to reach their highest goals while remaining accountable for their decisions and their results. We want our team members to drive this organization forward. We seek similarly minded folks who believe they work best and achieve the most when given the opportunity to operate within responsible autonomy.


We’re Building a Different Kind of Team

Our mission is the simple, powerful, act of caring more. We prioritize the needs of people and make a difference with open, empathetic, and honest communication that educates, empowers, and enables people to improve their financial lives, and as a result, their whole lives. We believe in building a relationship that goes beyond the transaction and we are empowered to take care of each other.


At Celebrity Home Loans we roll out the red carpet for our stars; our employees are integral to our success, bringing commitment to our purpose, driving growth through responsible autonomy, empowering people with information and understanding, and living our values. Culture is the foundation of everything we do at Celebrity. We define culture as our values in action and you can make a difference to the people we help.


The Opportunity

Reports to the Chief Risk Officer and General Council. The VP, Mortgage Quality Control encompasses an understanding of CHL business processes, any associated risks and identifies control issues.  You will be responsible for overseeing the daily operations of pre-funding and post-closing quality control reviews to ensure compliance with agency, private investors, and client specific guidelines. 


What You’ll Contribute:

  • Provide strategic direction and vision for the Quality Control function
  • Oversee the QC workload and task management for QC Analyst and QC Admin teams
  • Provide oversight for the selection, completion, and reporting of pre-funding and post-closing audits to ensure compliance with external programs and processes
  • Monitor training of new QC employees and ongoing review of existing QC employees
  • Update QC Plan and ensure adherence to company QC plan
  • Evaluate operational guidelines, controls or procedures using high-level knowledge and expertise.
  • Develop and maintain close working relationships with senior business leaders
  • Directly interface with and respond to requests from third parties such as regulators, investors, etc.
  • Stay current on all agency and private investor guidelines and state and federal laws, rules and regulations.


What You’ll Need:

  • Bachelor's Degree and 10+ years of experience in mortgage lending with a background in Quality Control
  • Excellent working knowledge of ACES QC platform and related technology tools 
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of organizing people, tasks, and activities to yield efficient workflow
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of quality control for a variety of loan programs; Conventional, FHA, VA, FNMA, Freddie
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of mortgage lending processes, procedures, and regulations
  • Demonstrated leadership, management and coaching skills required
  • Demonstrated experience in analytical, critical thinking, and research techniques
  • Demonstrated experience working in a fast paced and changing environment
  • Demonstrated experience with attention to detail, written and oral communication, multi-tasking, and working in a team atmosphere adhering to strict deadlines
  • Sound knowledge of mortgage banking risks and controls (both originations and servicing)
  • Knowledge of key federal regulations impacting mortgage servicing and originations
  • Ability to develop and maintain close working relationships with senior business managers


What We Offer:

  • $135,000 - $165,000 + Discretionary Bonus (Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.)
  • Benefits Include: Medical, Health Savings Account, Flexible spending account, Dependent Care Flexible spending account, Dental, Vision, voluntary life and AD&D, Employer paid Short-term disability, long-term disability, Critical illness, Cancer, Accident, Legal, identity theft protection, 401k and Flexible Time-off


Celebrity Home Loans is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, and protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Celebrity Home Loans, LLC | NMLS #227765 

One Mid America Plaza, Suite 800 | Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181