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Mortgage Analyst / Assistant

  • Location: Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, 07310
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Excellent contract opportunity in Jersey City, NJ (renewing every 3 months) for a Mortgage Analyst to support Residential Real Estate staff (loan officers and mortgage specialists) with different aspects of mortgage process, including initiation of inquiry to closing, and mortgage rate modifications.

•    Includes preparation, maintenance and communication of pipeline.
•    Being responsible for different activities from registering applications through underwriting submission.
•    Reviewing and following up on a frequent basis to process trailing documents as needed.
•    Ability to obtain relevant information from clients, realtors, builder, title companies, appraisers, bankers, accountants or anyone associated with the origination process.
•    Functioning as part of a deal team that requires effective participation and contribution. The position requires the individual to independently exert leadership and effectively orchestrate the assigned portion of the mortgage process.
•    Meet assigned qualitative and quantitative MBO's, as determined by line and product management jointly.
•    Support, on specified basis, back-up needs for Loan Officer colleagues from other businesses / regions.

•    1-2 years of work experience in a corporate environment (Administrative, Operations, etc.)
•    Working knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel
•    Prefer familiarity with mortgage origination process, including processing, underwriting, and closing.
•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills; and a high level of interpersonal and consultative skills.
•    Strong team, client and service orientation.
•    Problem solving ability
•    Goal orientation supported by a strong focus on client needs. Strong time management and organizational skills, with superior follow-up and attention to detail.
•    Proactive, energetic, resourceful.
•    Prefer a 4-year/Bachelor’s degree.