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Jr. Escrow Officer (Carrington Escrow, Inc.)
Ref No.: 16-07230
Location: Irvine, California
FOUNDED IN 2003, Carrington has evolved from a mortgage credit asset manager into a vertically-integrated real estate and mortgage company with four business divisions: Asset Management, Mortgage Servicing and Origination, Property Logistics and Management and Real Estate Services. TOGETHER, the Carrington Family of Companies has the ability to direct a range of activities across the life cycle of single family residential assets. TODAY, Carrington seeks to deliver to investors and consumers a comprehensive set of products and investment opportunities in the single-family residential markets with the ability to execute immediately.

As a result of our continuing growth and success, Carrington Escrow is seeking a Jr. Escrow Officer to join our team in Irvine, CA!

Responsibilities: The Jr. Escrow Officer will be responsible for developing, enhancing and executing escrow processes. Process escrow documents in accordance with established policies and procedures. Complete real estate escrow transactions by determining requirements, clearing titles, assembling, preparing and reviewing closing documents, and disbursing funds. Perform all duties in accordance with the company's policies and procedures, all US state and federal laws and regulations, wherein the company operates.
  • Complete transaction documents by assembling documents; reviewing papers with parties, explaining provisions and procedures, answering questions, checking documents for completeness and accuracy, and obtaining signatures.
  • Complete closing by recording and filing documents; distribute final closing statements and title after Escrow Officer has finalized the figures.
  • Disburse all documents and funds to the appropriate parties.
  • Determine escrow requirements by studying and clarifying buyer, seller and lender instructions.
  • Establish escrow account by depositing funds; maintain records.
  • Prepare transaction documents by completing forms and statements; collect and review existing documents.
  • Complete calculations by prorating taxes and interest.
  • Obtain clear title by ordering title reports, resolving title defects, satisfying existing liens and encumbrances against property or principals.
  • Enhance organizational reputation and capability by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests, exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Comply with regulatory requirements by adhering and enforcing adherence to requirements.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, and participating in professional organizations.
  • Maintain records in the escrow accounting system and customer database.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Business preferred
  • One (1) to two (2) years of related work experience
  • Certified Notary preferred
ControlID: 14.234.89 SHR