Branch Manager / VP of Mortgage Lending
We are currently seeking a hard-working, dedicated Branch Manager / VP of Mortgage Lending to join our innovative and passionate production team. This is a sales and leadership position.Who we are: Guaranteed Rate is one of the ten largest retail mortgage lenders in the US The company has become The Home Purchase Experts(R) by offering industry-leading self-service tools and low rate, low fee mortgages through an easy-to-understand process and unparalleled customer service. Headquartered in Chicago with approximately 2,500 employees in 175 offices across the US and licensed in all 50 states, Guaranteed Rate has helped hundreds of thousands of homeowners with more than $65 billion in home purchase loans and refinances since 2000. Guaranteed Rate was ranked No. 1 in Scotsman Guide's "Top Mortgage Lenders 2013" honors, and was recognized by Inc. magazine as the No. 4 private company job creator in the US in 2013. Guaranteed Rate has been able to expand successfully nationwide through a business model that allows top originators to join the company and close more loans faster through its technology, pricing, process and support. The company now has more top loan originators in the annual national rankings from mortgage industry publications Mortgage Executive, Scotsman Guide and Origination News than any other bank or mortgage company. Competitive Edge: Streamlined processing, underwriting and closing procedures to reduce time from application to funding Standardized and automated marketing for all loan officers to guarantee contact with and retention of their clients Ability to price loans profitably while being a low price market leader because we understand that price does matter to our customers 96% customer service satisfaction Ability to write loans in 50 states Qualifications: 2+ years of residential loan origination experience. Currently licensed (or ability to be licensed) as a state and federal loan originator Knowledge of residential mortgage processing, underwriting, and closing procedures. Knowledge of conventional and/or government lending guidelines. Knowledge of Federal lending regulations governing real estate lending. Demonstrated ability to cultivate and develop relationships with realtors, builders, attorneys, accountants, etc. Proven ability to multi-task in a fast paced, constantly changing environment Computer proficient High school diploma or equivalent mandatory. Four-year college degree preferred Guaranteed Rate is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages all applicants to apply regardless of age, race, sex, religion, color, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital or parental status, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy or other reason protected by law.