West Coast Collateral Underwriter

Appraisal Review Cleveland, Ohio United States


CrossCountry Mortgage (CCM) is one of the nation’s top 3 retail mortgage lenders with more than 7,000 employees operating nearly 600 branches across all 50 states. We have been recognized nine times on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing private businesses and have received countless awards for our standout culture. Through our dedication to getting it done, we make every mortgage feel like a win.    
A culture where you can grow! CCM has created an exceptional culture driving employee engagement, exceeding employee expectations, and directly impacting company success. At our core, our entrepreneurial spirit empowers every employee to be who they are to help us move forward together. You’ll get unwavering support from all departments and total transparency from the top down.    
CCM offers eligible employees a competitive compensation plan and a robust benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, as well as a 401K. We also offer company-provided short-term disability, an employee assistance program, and a wellness program.    
Position Overview:    
The Collateral Underwriter will be responsible for the assessment of all subject collateral originated though our Retail platform for conventional loans. Clear and accurate communication to the origination and processing department is a must.  Experience of the use of Collateral Underwriter is preferred. This position requires West Coast support with Pacific Standard hours of 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m
Job Responsibilities:    
  • Critically analyze, evaluate and decision appraisal reports in accordance with all agency and investor guidelines and standards.
  • Complete comprehensive collateral reviews in a timely manner to meet service level expectations.
  • Maintain pipeline and communicate issues to Appraisers, Processor and Originators.
  • Remains informed and current on all agency and investor guidelines and updates.
  • Maintain high level of customer service.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Works with post-closing department on any stipulations for closed files.
Qualifications and Skills:    
  • Three years mortgage underwriting experience.
  • Proficient knowledge of industry standard computer programs.
  • Thorough understanding of all agency and investor underwriting policies.
  • Adhere to tight deadlines.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines.
  • Extensive analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Pay Range: 

  • $30.00-$36.06
The posted pay range considers a wide range of compensation factors, including candidate  experience and work location, while also allowing for salary growth within the position.
This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the job and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this job. However, this job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.    
CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC offers MORE than a job, we offer a career. Apply now to begin your path to success! careersatccm.com    
CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC strives to provide employees with a robust benefit package: https://mycrosscountrybenefits.com/    
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CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC. (NMLS3029) is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, religion, creed, color, orientation, gender, age, national origin, veteran status, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression, or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws. The collective sum of the individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, inventiveness, innovation, self-expression, unique capabilities and talent that our employees invest in their work represents a significant part of not only our culture, but our reputation. The Company is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture that welcomes diversity and inclusion. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation. CrossCountry Mortgage, LLC. is an FHA Approved Lending Institution and is not acting on behalf of or at the direction of HUD/FHA or the Federal government. To verify licensing, please visit www.NMLSConsumerAccess.org.