Escrow Manager

Sales Dallas, Texas


Position at Parkway Title

Dallas, TX - Onsite    

About Parkway Title   
As the proud affiliate lender of Century Communities—one of the nation's largest homebuilders and industry leader in online sales—we know what it takes to be a market gamechanger, and that includes providing you with all the resources, opportunities and benefits to build a thriving and rewarding career.   
Benefits We Offer   
Team members enjoy an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with employer match, paid time off and sick leave, plus home and mortgage discounts. We also offer competitive salaries with the potential for discretionary bonuses and/or commission structure (depending on the position).   
We Hire the Best   
Our mission of insuring A Home for Every Dream™ is only possible with the best talent in the industry. If that’s you—if you’re a self-starter, changemaker and thoughtful collaborator ready to take their career to the next level—then apply today!   
What You’ll Do:   
The Escrow Manager is responsible for overseeing the branch and ensuring that all parties are kept informed during the closing process.  The Manager will provide expertise to our builder partner while ensuring closings occur timely and accurately. The qualified individual will have a minimum of 5 years escrow officer experience along with 5+ years of prior supervisory and/or management experience This role will be onsite in Dallas, TX office.  
 Your key responsibilities include:   
  • Ensure performance standards and closings dates are met.
  • Create a customer focused culture in a positive working environment.
  • Resolve escalated issues that can cause closing delays.
  • Obtaining all payoffs, taxes, and HOA dues. Prorating amounts correctly and collaborating with the title department to resolve title issues.
  • Preparing CD, Settlement Statements, and other closing documents.
  • Address inquiries from transaction participants in a timely manner.
  • Confirm closing dates, locations, and schedule signings.
  • Balancing and disbursing funds accurately and timely.
  • Perform other duties as needed or assigned.
What You’ll Need:   
  • Excellent at managing multiple priorities to help teams actively progress on their deliverables.
  • Thorough knowledge of the use of technology and are not afraid to work in a primarily paperless environment.
  • Possess exceptional communication skills (verbal & written) with both internal and external customers.
  • Proven ability to develop positive relationships.
  • Ability to resolve escalated closing issues quickly and meet deadlines.
  • Able to calculate discounts, prorations, and commission splits accurately.
  • Exemplary organizational skills.
  • Detail oriented and precision focused.
  • Ability to drive results and work in an outcome driven environment.
Your Education and Experience:   
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in handling closings, preferably in a builder environment.
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience managing a team.
  • Must have active notary and licensed, if required by state.
  • Experience in managing closing workflows and processes that quickly move a file to closing.
  • Familiarity with various title policy forms and typical endorsements required and knowledge of builder residential purchase/resale transactions from receipt of contract through final disbursement and any post-closing items.
  • Experienced in monitoring a closing pipeline of residential homebuilder purchase and resale transactions to ensure Close of Escrow dates are met.
  • Clarify direction for team members by addressing obstacles hindering their ability in meeting deadlines.