Loan Escrow Clerk

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Location
Jacksonville, Florida
Industry
Financial Services
Job Type
Temporary
Salary
US$ 13.00 - US$ 14.00 per hour, $13 - 14 per hour + none
Ref. Number
S_25396
Contact
Welsh, John, Spherion
Phone
904.356.0000
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Job Description

Job Summary:
The Loan Escrow Clerk processes payments and disbursements to and from escrow accounts used to collect and pay property taxes and insurance premiums which are required on mortgage loans. Other duties will include, but may not be limited to: typing and mailing letters; calling insurance agents, tax collectors and customers; interpreting insurance policies and loan documents; researching through various municipal records online; preparing checks and general ledger entries; maintaining accurate records; preparing and utilizing reports; and providing customer service and support to both internal and external clients. Complies with government regulations, audit requirements and company policies and procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Process escrow payments and disbursements
Create general ledger entries
Review reports to identify accounts requiring action/attention
Examine documents to ensure compliance with escrow instructions, company & legal policies
Order property insurance policies with sufficient coverage to prevent loss
Search and print county tax records for evidence of paid and unpaid property taxes
Track actions taken and correspondence with customers, insurance agents & tax collectors
Assist with report preparation
Update system data as needed
Prepare or submit check requests for invoices to be paid
Provide accurate and timely responses to all calls and inquires

Working hours: 8:30 am - 5:00pm

Skills:
Job Summary:
The Loan Escrow Clerk processes payments and disbursements to and from escrow accounts used to collect and pay property taxes and insurance premiums which are required on mortgage loans. Other duties will include, but may not be limited to: typing and mailing letters; calling insurance agents, tax collectors and customers; interpreting insurance policies and loan documents; researching through various municipal records online; preparing checks and general ledger entries; maintaining accurate records; preparing and utilizing reports; and providing customer service and support to both internal and external clients. Complies with government regulations, audit requirements and company policies and procedures.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Process escrow payments and disbursements
Create general ledger entries
Review reports to identify accounts requiring action/attention
Examine documents to ensure compliance with escrow instructions, company & legal policies
Order property insurance policies with sufficient coverage to prevent loss
Search and print county tax records for evidence of paid and unpaid property taxes

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