Title Underwriter - Remote in Chantilly, VA at Sage Title Group, LLC

Date Posted: 7/31/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Sage Title Group™, is one of the largest title agencies in the Mid-Atlantic. Our footprint encompasses 40 locations operating in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Virginia with more than 200 years of combined industry experience. This sets us apart from the competition, making us “The Wise Choice” for all your real estate transactions. We have specialized teams of attorneys and title professionals throughout our footprint that respond quickly with solutions tailored and getting the transaction to the closing table. Our team is dedicated and committed to excellence with a genuine concern for our clients and our customers. Join our dynamic team today!

TITLE UNDERWRITER - Remote

Job Summary

Under the general direction of the Title Production Manager, the Title Underwriter communicates with settlement offices to coordinate preparation of title insurance commitments and policies for Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Delaware and The District of Columbia as assigned.  Regular, predictable and dependable attendance is essential to satisfactory performance of this job.

Key Responsibilities

  • Reviews title work and surveys and prepares title insurance commitment with a minimum review by team leader or senior underwriter
  • Contacts title insurance underwriter’s counsel to resolve underwriting problems.
  • Obtains approvals from title insurance underwriter’s counsel for large or abnormal policies.
  • Prepares invoices showing premiums for insurance; forwards commitments and invoices to appropriate settlement offices.
  • Provides endorsements and/or additional documentation to settlement offices upon request.
  • Prepares title insurance policies; mails completed policies to lender and owner.
  • Answers phones and provides informed response to callers.
  • Monitors files on computer software.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Qualifications

  • Real estate title / underwriting experience preferred
  • Will consider candidates with extensive office/administrative experience
  • Must be detail oriented with good verbal and written communication skills; must have thorough knowledge of word processing
  • Ramquest experience a plus
  • Proficiency with MS Office