Opportunity Bank of Montana Loss Mitigation Specialist in Helena, Montana
Loss Mitigation Specialist
23-Mar-2021 to Until Filled (MST)
Helena, MT, USA
Medical, Vision, Dental and Prescription Coverage; Wellness Resources; HSA Match; Flex Spending Options; Parental Leave; Retirement 401(k)/Roth/Profit Sharing; Employee Stock Ownership Plan
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Opportunity Bank of Montana offers careers in banking with a comprehensive training program, work life balance and meaningful commitment to your community. Are you looking for more than just a job? Are you ready to make a positive impact on your professional life and in your community?
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Opportunity Bank of Montana is adding to our outstanding team with a Loss Mitigation Specialist in the Helena, Montana area. As our Loss Mitigation Specialist, you will work closely with our Loss Mitigation Officer to perform collection services on delinquent consumer or commercial loan accounts:
Perform all duties in accordance with company guidelines, the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act,and all applicable federal, state and local regulations.
Assist Loss Mitigation officer in all facets of loan collections.
Assist Loss Mitigation officer with problem reports on all non-performing loans and report asrequired to Internal Asset Review Committee and Board of Directors.
Monitor all foreclosure and REO properties such as inspections and property preservation duties.
Respond to customer inquiries regarding defaults and work out or loss mitigation options which alsoinclude sending requests for financial information while maintaining customer electronic contactcollection logs.
Educate borrower on all options that include home retention and liquidation.
Act as a liaison between the mortgagor, counsel and in some cases a realtor or third party.
Responsible for gathering all required documentation for government and internal loanmodification, forbearance plans, repayment plans, reinstatements, short sales, deeds-in-lieu offoreclosure, short payoffs and other possible workouts.
Recover losses through filing claims with investors and have complete knowledge of all claimsystems.
Process forbearance plans, repayment plans, reinstatements, short sales, deeds-in-lieu offoreclosure, short payoffs and other possible workouts.
Monitor and perform frequent follow up with borrowers on trial modifications to ensure conversion.
Assist lending department in troubled debt restructuring and modifications as needed.
Monitor the daily delinquent loan report
Manage vendors used specifically for foreclosures, real estate owned properties and repossessions.
Obtain credit reports for collection purposes.
Obtain appraisals or other property evaluations as needed.
Prepare foreclosure packages to send to counsel and/or investor to initiate foreclosure.
Perform property inspections.
Provide Back up to Loss Mitigation Officer.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
Education and Experience Requirements
High school diploma or equivalent
2 years of collection or related experience
Education and Experience Preferences
4-year college degree (accounting, business, finance,management or related) or 2 years of relevantcollege coursework and 3 years relevantexperience - or equivalent combination ofeducation & experience
General knowledge of lien positions & perfections,charge off procedures, outsourcing collections
Work experience with foreclosures and repossessions
Consumer, commercial land or real estate lending experience
Opportunity Bank of Montana is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Opportunity Bank to provide equal employment opportunity within the Bank and motivate cooperation toward the goal of hiring and promoting available qualified personnel without regard to their race, gender, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
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