This Residential Reviewer fills a remote role (work from home) in MountainSeed’s Appraisal Review Department. The Residential Reviewer will be performing Standard 3 and 4 appraisal reviews for residential properties. The appraisal reviews are conducted on MountainSeed’s review form. The scope of work consists of a desk review and does not include an opinion of value and there is no confirmation of data. All communications, including uploading and downloading of reports, occurs via email or our web portal. There is no printing, mailing, hard copies, etc.
Perform detailed technical and compliance reviews on residential real estate appraisals, USPAP Standard 3 & 4
Ensure that valuations are reasonably supported, credible and compliant with federal and state regulations, USPAP, FIRREA, bank policies and guidelines, and industry standards
Ensuring all communication is conducted by ValuTrac system
Communicate with appraisers for any report corrections and/or revisions
Evaluate appraiser quality of work and provide feedback for maintenance of the Bank’s appraisal panel
Engage in regular communications and serve as an advisor to Relationship Managers and Executive Loan Committee on appraisal topics in the Bank’s core markets
Provide support to all areas of real estate lending as needed; demonstrate superior customer service to appraisers and employees
Attend ongoing training for Residential Real Estate Appraisal and Appraisal Reviews
Attend Weekly team meetings
Minimum - Certified residential appraiser credential in at least one state
Additional state licenses a plus
At least ten (10) years of real-estate appraisal review experience working with or for regulated financial institutions
Certified General Appraiser
Familiarity with Residential Real Estate Appraisal terminology and the appropriate application of appraisal valuation techniques, appraisal methodology and understanding of appraisal theory.
Knowledge of residential mortgage operations.
Attention to detail for the identification of Errors and Omissions.
Manage difficult problems involving multiple facets and variables in non-standardized situations.
Successfully prioritize work assignments of varying complexities, track progress of said assignments, demonstrate strong organizational skills and complete work within established deadlines.
Software proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Outlook.
Establish and maintain effective and professional working relationships.
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: ·Health, Dental, Vision, Disability and more
·3 weeks PTO
·Observe all banking holidays
·Ability to work remotely from home
About MountainSeed, Inc.
MountainSeed helps hundreds of financial institutions across the country order and review real-estate appraisals. MountainSeed was named one of the fastest growing companies in Atlanta in 2012 and 2013 and one of the top 100 places to work in Atlanta.
At MountainSeed, we maintain an unwavering focus on culture, rooted in shared values that are more than a poster on a wall. Our core values define us as a company and we strongly believe that every employee adds value to the overall success. Our work culture is casual, fun and high-energy. Everyone shares a unified goal to cater to our clients and it shows in every conversation we have.