Blend is a diverse team of problem solvers who believe that the world’s financial resources should be more accessible. Our cloud banking platform is used by Wells Fargo, U.S. Bank, and over 330 other financial services firms to acquire more customers, increase productivity, and deliver end-to-end digital experiences. Our software enables our customers to process an average of more than $5 billion in loans per day, making it possible for consumers to reach their financial goals faster and lead better lives. Come do work that matters.

 

Blend is seeking an Escrow Assistant to support all facets of the title and settlement environment. We're building a tight-knit, diverse team of problem solvers who want to change this industry for the better, and positively impact millions of people in the process. Our ideal candidate is innovative and excited to join a team that is transforming the mortgage industry, where you'll be able to have a massive impact on our overall growth. We are radically improving the consumer lending experience. What else might we achieve with you on the team? 

Ideally, you have experience in the mortgage industry, but if you are a customer centric person with strong administrative skills, this could your calling. We would like to see this role grow into an Escrow Officer. We would support you with training and mentorship as well as guide you through obtaining a title insurance license. This really could be the start of something great.

How you'll contribute: 

  • Assists in processing escrows/settlement files with a high degree of quality, including balancing figures, ordering payoffs, clearing title curative issues, and scheduling signing appointments
  • Orders all necessary documents to close escrows in a timely manner (i.e., demands, loan documents, and insurance)
  • Maintains records of communication with all partners involved in escrows
  • Follows company standards and practices when processing transactions, as well as applicable state laws and guidelines
  • Informs escrow officers of any missing items or problems relevant to closing
  • Returns all calls, voicemails, and emails in a timely manner
  • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor

Who you are: 

  • Minimum one 1 year of experience as an Escrow Assistant is preferred OR 3-5 years in a administrative support function
  • Resident of Utah
  • Understands escrow standards, title clearance, real estate regulations and guidelines, and document preparation
  • Comprehends pay off per diems, tax prorations, interest, and the like
  • Understands lender documents and recordings

Benefits and Perks: 

  • Meaningful equity and a 401(k) plan
  • Comprehensive health benefits
  • Wellness benefits covering a variety of wellness activities, gym memberships, fitness classes and more
  • Daily meal stipend during COVID-19 (lunch, dinner, snacks, and Pizza Fridays when working from the office)
  • 16 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Generous vacation policy, company-wide mental health days during COVID-19
  • Work from home office set up stipend and internet stipend during COVID-19

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