Assistant Mortgage Operations Director – To $125K – Chicago, IL – Job # 1756

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & San Antonio, TX. Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking and accounting talent. In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers or accountants themselves!

We know how to evaluate the very best banking and accounting talent available in the market. Whether you are a candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank or company president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our bank client is seeking to fill an Assistant Mortgage Operations Director role Chicago, IL market. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in managing and directing the daily activities of the mortgage operations department ensuring the quality and quantity of loan documents meets the Bank and regulatory standards.

This position offers a generous salary of up to $125K plus annual bonus and a full benefits program

Assistant Mortgage Operations Director responsibilities include:

  • Assisting the Director in the managing of the pipeline ensuring that timelines, department goals and, customer expectations are met. Sets performance goals for staff to meet/exceed. Tracks and measures performance goals for the department and individual staff.
  • Coordinating and supervising staff assignments. Hiring, training and evaluating employees based on mutually agreed-upon goals.
  • Ensuring that staff members are knowledgeable of required compliance regulations (may include those here:) and are applied to day-to-day activities.
  • Preparing, maintaining and implementing policy, procedures, and processes for the residential loan operations department to function efficiently and economically. This includes the accountability for maintaining origination, processing, and closing systems and interface enhancements to assure the operation runs as efficiently as possible and data integrity is maintained.
  • Researching problems and answering questions regarding loan processing, documentation, and compliance. Providing direction and support to bank personnel, such as lenders and senior management in the processing of loans.
  • Reviewing loan documentation for structure and format so that the bank’s legal position is adequate. Preparing documentation for complex loans. Ensuring accurate preparation and perfection of collateral documents is maintained.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • Four-year college degree or equivalent combination of coursework and experience preferred.
  • Three or more years’ Mortgage/Operations Leadership or Supervision.
  • Strong Analytical skills.
  • In-depth knowledge of the mortgage industry, products, lending practices, and regulatory guidelines.
  • Self-directed, with the ability to plan own activities to achieve sales goals.
  • Strong verbal/written communication, organizational and time-management skills.
  • PC skills, including knowledge of mortgage origination and automated underwriting systems.

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