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Mortgage Underwriter (Acopia Capital Group)
Ref No.: 16-08550
Location: Goodlettsville, Tennessee
We are growing! We are looking to add an experienced, enthusiastic and dedicated Wholesale Underwriter to our team. If you are looking for a career with a growing company that cares about the employees then Acopia is right for you!
Underwrites residential mortgage loans in accordance with FHA, VA, USDA and Conventional guidelines ensuring compliance with agency and Acopia standards. Reviews and verifies all borrower data submissions and decisions files based on guidelines and underwriting expertise. Demonstrates strong knowledge of lending guidelines and is able to communicate these to loan officers,, loan processors, and sales associates. Upon review completion, decides to approve or deny the borrower for the loan amount requested committing the company's financial resources to fulfill the approved loan.
Essential Job Duties:
  1. Demonstrates strong decision-making capabilities based on thorough understanding of underwriting guidelines and procedures, creditor financial analysis techniques, and Acopia requirements when evaluating loan applications.
  2. Delivers strong attention to detail on data review and guidelines and exercises judgment in regards to borrower's ability to repay the loan obligation.
  3. Performs credit and property analysis on loan files submitted within the time frame established by department management.
  4. Performs timely reviews of conditions submitted as well as loan resubmissions.
  5. Provides exemplary customer service to both internal staff and third party vendors.
  6. Works in a team environment in an effort to achieve business and volume goals and assists team members when needed
  7. Maintains quality and production standards as defined by Acopia.
About Acopia Capital Group:
We are mortgage banking professionals committed to making our communities a better place to live and work. Acopia Capital Group does this by providing superior customer service, innovative products and technology.

At Acopia Capital Group, we understand our success depends on our ability to develop trust with our clients and employees. This trust is obtained by our actions and ability to provide high caliber quality results. Therefore, we will build our reputation around these commitments:

To our clients, we commit:
We will make a best effort to structure a loan package to provide solutions to your loan scenarios.
We will assist you with defining your needs, and obtaining your goals.
We will only offer you options that are right for you and your customer.
We will offer great products, competitively priced, with the highest caliber service available.
If we ever make a mistake, we will work quickly to remedy the problem.

To our employees, we commit:
We will treat you with respect.
We understand you have employment options. We will always strive to confirm your decision to work at Acopia Capital Group.
If you have a comment or suggestion, please share it with us. We will listen.
We will provide competitive compensation and fringe benefits, because you and your families deserve financial security.
Job Requirements
Basic Qualifications (Minimum Required Experience, Education, Knowledge/Skills/Abilities, Essential Physical Demands):
  • 3+ years Mortgage Underwriting experience with at least one year in a Wholesale Environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively solve problems and make decisions in an independent manner.
  • Strong communication, organization and time management skills.
  • Expertise and knowledge of lending guidelines in at least two lending areas - FHA, VA, USDA and/or Conventional.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines with minimal supervision.
  • DE Certification, SAR, LAPP Certification required.
Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent

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