Jr. Home Lending Officer

Date: Sep 2, 2021

Location: New York, NY, US, 10004


Join the Popular Team!

Founded in 1893, Popular Inc. has been built upon strong institutional values while providing broad financial services within the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Caribbean.

We strive to create an extraordinary legacy with a passion for customer service, tremendous dedication to our employees, and strong partnerships in the communities where we reside. Come explore Popular - Our bottom line is you.

National Mortgage US

This position is responsible for supporting the Mortgage Lending Officer with the mortgage application, processing, and closing process. In addition to supporting the mortgage process, the Mortgage Associate will also be supporting business development & database management efforts.

In this position, you will:

  • Assist in working with customers to complete borrower loan applications.
  • Review and convey mortgage program options with potential borrowers.
  • Review and convey mortgage terms and pricing.
  • Act as liaison between borrower and processing, with emphasis on follow up for required/outstanding documents.
  • Manage pipeline, including: Docusign or written consent, lock pull-through, lock expiration, approval deadlines, & closing deadlines
  • Coordinate and collaborate with MLO & Realtors to plan events including open houses, realtor office presentations, and first time home buyer seminars.

To be considered, you will need:

Education / Experience

  • Required: High School Diploma or GED and 1-2 year of related experience
  • 2-4 years experience in mortgage processing preferred
  • Database management experience preferred
  • Mortgage loan origination experience preferred
  • NMLS License

Skills & Competencies

  • Excellent negotiation skills to deal effectively with customers
  • Providing timely and professional support to all internal/external customers and vendors
  • Working with minimal supervision

Moderate travel - primarily to local events and client appointments, with possible travel out of state for training


Please consider joining our DYNAMIC, friendly team! It takes only a few minutes to check-out this great opportunity and apply!

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

To learn more about Popular, visit our website at www.popularbank.com

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