Wintrust Mortgage is not like other mortgage providers. For us, it's not just about products and price. It's about service to our customers and our community. Whether you're buying your first home or refinancing, Wintrust Mortgage is your calm, clear and experienced guide through the mortgage process.
Wintrust Mortgage was created to assist in the realization of the American dream of home ownership. Since its founding in 1981, Wintrust Mortgage has weathered the ever changing real estate market. As a full service federally-chartered lender with offices located across the country, Wintrust Mortgage is dedicated to providing customers with a wide range of mortgage products. To compliment the basic Conventional, FHA, and VA Programs, Wintrust Mortgage is positioned to meet the needs of the continually evolving mortgage market. Wintrust Mortgage is a part of Wintrust Financial Corporation, a well capitalized, diverse, financial services company.
Primary responsibilities include:
Work directly with Sales, Underwriters, Processing, Closing, and Management.
Responsible for coaching, training, development, and discipline of the Underwriting Staff (10 employees).
Monitor daily and monthly production of the underwriting staff.
Track daily and weekly overtime to align with production goals.
Responsible for underwriting and completing 2nd reviews when volume dictates.
Research guidelines and matrices for all programs to insure loans are underwritten to guidelines.
Follow all department policies and procedures.
Provide coaching and training to the underwriters within the region.
Assist the Underwriters and Loan Officers with escalations and inquiries.
Follow department standards for time off and vacation requests for all employees.
Assist with new hire training and test case review process.
Respond to post-closing audits from Investors on behalf of the regional underwriting team.
Respond to pre-closing audits from the QC Department on behalf of the regional underwriting team.
Assist National Underwriting Manager with leadership tasks for the betterment of the team.
5-10 years of experience in the field.
Detailed knowledge of Conventional, FHA, VA, USDA, Bond and Non-Confirming underwriting guidelines.
High school degree or similar experience.
Problem solving skills.
Good communication skills.
The ability to multi task
Wintrust Mortgage offers competitive benefits package inclusive of;
Flexible works hours, Medical, Dental, Vision, and Pharmacy Coverage, Flexible Spending Account, 401k Plan, Short & Long Term Disability Coverage, Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and Paid Time Off.
Wintrust Mortgage is an Equal Opportunity Employer. "he management at Wintrust Mortgage believes in equal employment opportunity. We strive to select the best qualified person for every position based on merit, qualifications, previous experience, and ability to perform the work without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, childbirth, veteran status or other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Managers and supervisors must ensure that this policy is carried out in all aspects of our operations.