Residential Lending Advisor

Northwest Bancorp, Inc. Buffalo , NY 14202

Posted 2 months ago

This position is responsible for:

  • Ensuring the borrower understands their part in the origination process

  • Ensuring the timely closing of all loans originated

  • Being the main point of contact with the borrower post application date

  • Ensuring that all loan documentation is complete, accurate, verified, and complies with state and federal compliance

  • Reviewing file documentation and making sure all items needed are requested

  • Following up with all 3rd party orders

  • Working with underwriters and management on loan exceptions

  • Communicating counter-offers to the customer

  • Following the provisions of the Gramm-Bliley Act and Northwest's privacy policy

  • Maintaining a high level of confidentiality

  • Performing additional duties/activities as assigned by management

  • Working as part of a team

  • Working with onsite equipment

PREFERRED EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Associates degree or 4 year college degree preferred, customer service and sales experience essential, 3-5 years originating, processing or underwriting mortgage loans. Knowledge of investor and insurer underwriting guidelines, all applicable regulatory guidelines, secondary market and Northwest loan products and guidelines. Knowledge of government loan products and programs preferred.

REQUIRED: Per the SAFE Act, registration with NMLSR and annual renewal as a condition of employment.


  • Registering with the Registry and maintain registration

  • Obtaining a unique identifier through the Registry

  • Providing unique identifiers to consumers

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