Location: All Applicable States - Department: Sales
Job Summary:

AmWest Funding Corp. has been a renowned innovator of mortgage lending since 1995. The company prides itself on providing exemplary services to brokers and lenders nationwide. Despite these challenging times, AmWest has consistently delivered with quick turnaround and customer satisfaction. We offer a variety of products including Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Ginnie Mae, QM, and Non-QM with a proprietary Price Engine. As a testament to our success, AmWest has funded over $4.1 billion dollars in QM.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Source new business through daily/weekly/monthly contact with existing brokers and prospects via face-to-face meetings, telephone and e-mail communication
  • Maintain wholesale and/or correspondent loan production for FNMA/FHLMC/GNMA and Non-QM loan products while ensuring loan level compliance deadlines are met
  • Service broker needs to AmWest products, programs, policies, and procedures by ongoing communication and training
  • Achieve and exceed loan volume/revenue goals and departmental objectives
  • Contribute recommendations based on knowledge and expertise to enhance overall company performance.
  • Stay current of industry knowledge along with market trends and conditions, regulatory issues and MBA-related issues while maintain and improve overall professionalism through continuing education
  • Represent AmWest in the mortgage market by focusing on broker satisfaction and utilize independent thought to implement an effective business plan
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Job Requirements:
  • 2+ years’ experience (current) in wholesale lending with proven record of success
  • Excellent computer skills and working knowledge of MS office products
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
  • Strong customer service skills
Location: CA, Brea - Department: Loan Servicing
Job Responsibilities:
  • Handle inbound customer service calls answering various customer inquiries
  • Make outbound customer service calls
  • Handle inbound customer service calls
  • Handle inbound collections calls answering various customer inquiries and collecting past due mortgage payments
  • Make outbound collection calls
  • Audit new loan files to ensure loans are boarded accurately
  • Perform other duties as assigned or required
Job Requirements:
  • Associate's degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience in related field
  • 2-3 years of loan servicing experience
  • Detail-oriented and strong organization skills
  • Strong communication, problem solving, and analytical skills required
  • Ability to work independently and to adapt to as fast changing environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Excel, Word and Outlook
Location: CA, Brea - Department: Operations - Underwriting
Job Responsibilities:
  • Knowledge of underwriting and property evaluation
  • Perform timely reviews of stipulations/conditions submitted
  • Analyze loan packages to deliver valid credit decisions
  • Perform other job-related duties and collaborate with administrative team on special projects as required
  • Ability to train and work with a diverse group of underwriting staff
  • Able to make well-informed escalation and exception decisions
Job Requirements:
  • 8 or more years of mortgage underwriting experience with major wholesale lenders
  • Professional level of Complex FHA
  • Professional level of VA
  • Professional level of Conforming
  • Professional level of Jumbo Loans
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Any type of underwriting management experience a plus
Location: CA, Brea - Department: Operations - Underwriting
Job Responsibilities:
  • Supervises daily operations of the underwriting process
  • Provides credit decisions for complex cases
  • Responsible for reviewing plans and procedures regarding risk management, application and renewal, and acceptance and rejection of Underwriting team members' tasks
  • Keep the underwriting team abreast of all industry, company, and agency changes to guidelines and policies
  • Manage subordinate staffs' day-to-day performance of their job
Job Requirements:
  • At least 8 years of underwriting experience
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