Truly Title is looking for an experienced Escrow Closer, ready to take their career to the next level. Interested in joining a hard working, forward looking, fun team of industry professionals and the most innovative and technology savvy Title Agency in the countrythen Truly is ready to help you make a difference for your customers. About Truly Title, Inc.This role is a ground floor opportunity to join a rapidly growing national title company. Lead by seasoned serial entrepreneurs and thought leaders within the settlement services industry. Our ValuesWe TRULY Care - Our employees are the number one priority at Truly and we care about the culture we build, the environment we create and the opportunities for growth we present.Drive Innovation - We are passionate about the settlement services industry. We continue to strive to make a difference by challenging the normal and pushing the team to deliver the best user experience possible.Transparent - Knowing what is going on makes us all feel comfortable and empowered. We strive to create transparency into the transactions, deliver information fast and secure and by utilizing the latest technology.Entrepreneurs for LIFE! There is an entrepreneur in all of us!! We take pride in what we build, create and change. We move fast and we own the outcome and we get it done. Job SummaryDevelops and maintains business by the extensive application of basic marketing and customer service techniques. Interviews escrow principals to obtain pertinent facts, drawing of documents, and the disbursement of funds, and otherwise assists escrow principals, their lenders and/or agents in the consummation of escrows involving the financing or sale of single family and small multi-family residences. Conducts formal closing presentations with buyers, sellers and their agents all present at the same time. Reconciles escrow instructions with the preliminary title report. Principal Duties and Responsibilities The following duties are typical of those performed by associates in this job title; however, assigned duties may vary and associates may perform other related duties, and not all duties listed are necessarily performed by each associate in the job title or at a particular location.Under general supervision:Prepares preliminary title commitment based on examination and research and review of attorney agent exam sheet.Examines deeds, mortgages, easements, codes, covenants and restrictions, deed assignments, re-conveyances, taxes, judgments, liens, court records, assessor's parcel maps and other documentsReviews data to verify ownership, correct annotation, and proper executionVerifies that legal descriptions are written accuratelyIdentifies specific requirements for a preliminary title report, including requirements for affidavits for title clearanceWorks with Title Officers or other high-level staff for guidance on unusual and/or problematic situations such as back vesting uninsured deeds, prior liens, need for indemnity, etc.Uses arithmetic to calculate split ownership percentagesMay perform all the duties of a title searcher including opening files and inputting data, generating data from County records to identify tax payments and status, printing relevant documents and reports, sorting and assembling information, requesting additional documentation from title plants, and performing related support dutiesKnowledge And Skills/Technology UsedFriendly, outgoing, well organized with a strong work ethic and desire to find solutions that provide customers a truly remarkable closing experienceProficient with Microsoft Office 365 and cloud technology environmentsExperience with SoftPro operating system, not required, but nice to haveBasic math for calculating percentages of split ownershipA natural drive to live by our Core ValuesBasic underwriting proceduresBasic real property lawBasic coverages of title policy insuranceFormat and requirements for preliminary title reportsTerminology and documents related to title search, title chain and property ownership BenefitsCompetitive salaryMedical insurance packages to fit your needs401kPTO PlanIncredible cultureWe believe in Equal OpportunityWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Location/Region: Chicago, IL