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Sr. Underwriter - Santa Ana

Banc of California
Santa Ana, CA
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Since 1941, Banc of California (NYSE:BANC) has provided full-service banking and lending to individuals and their businesses, families and employees throughout California and across the West.

Today, with over $10 billion in consolidated assets, we are large enough to meet our clients banking needs, yet small enough to care and serve them well. Banc of Californias strong balance sheet, deep community roots and commitment to lasting and meaningful relationships are the foundation for its long record of success.


1. Evaluates and analyzes credit, income and assets of submitted loan files from the assigned lending division channel.
2. Underwrites and makes an initial decision within 30 days of receipt of the loan to meet the regulatory requirement.
3. Reviews, analyzes, approves and underwrites complex individual consumer requests.
4. Reviews financial statements, credit reports, applicable ratios (DTI/LTV), property evaluation and various other factors.
5. Reviews and analyzes collateral to determine if the property meets the Banks guidelines.
6. Reviews and analyzes loan conditions to make a decision on final approval when applicable.
7. Reviews and analyzes documentation to make a decision on possible denial or denial with a counter.
8. Reviews and approves or declines loans within limits and approves loans prior to submission to management.
9. Assists in identifying, recommending and/or negotiating alternative loan requirements, funding and/or loan structuring solutions.
10. Ensures full compliance with Bank policies and procedures and all State and Federal regulations and guidelines.
11. Communicates regularly with Loan Brokers, Loan Processors, CPAs, Tax Accountants, etc. to resolve complicated or difficult loan transactions.
12. Manages an assigned pipeline; maintains and meets published turn times.
13. Maintains and updates all applicable Underwriting reports. Assists in ensuring that target productivity levels and department goals are achieved.
14. Ensures Banks Risk Vision and Risk Management Policies are adhered to by identifying potential risks including but not limited to: Identify Theft, Elder Abuse, Money Laundering, Fair Lending, and Consumer Privacy.
15. Treats people with respect; keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others; works ethically and with integrity; upholds organizational values; accepts responsibility for own actions.
16. Follows policies and procedures; completes tasks correctly and on time; supports the companys goals and values.
17. Demonstrates knowledge of and adherence to EEO policy; shows respect and sensitivity for cultural differences; educates others on the value of diversity; promotes working environment free of harassment of any type; builds a diverse workforce and supports affirmative action.
18. Performs the position safely, without endangering the health or safety to themselves or others and will be expected to report potentially unsafe conditions. The employee shall comply with occupational safety and health standards and all rules, regulations and orders issued pursuant to the OSHA Act of 1970, which are applicable to ones own actions and conduct.
19. Performs other duties and projects as assigned.

Banc of California is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age (40 and over), ancestry, color, religious creed (including religious dress and grooming practices), denial of Family and Medical Care Leave, disability (mental and physical) including HIV and AIDS, marital status, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, military and veteran status, national origin (including language use restrictions), race, sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of, adherence to, monitoring and responsibility for compliance with state and federal regulations and laws as they pertain to this position including but not limited to the following: Regulation Z (Truth in Lending Act), Regulation B (Equal Credit Opportunity Act), Fair Housing Act (FHA), Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA), Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) in conjunction with the USA PATRIOT Act, Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Customer Information Program (CIP), Right to Financial Privacy Act (RFPA, state and federal) and Community Reinvestment Act (CRA).

  • Intermediate level of work experience, knowledge and training in all loan processing and underwriting activities and terminology.

  • Intermediate knowledge of related state and federal banking compliance regulations, and other Bank lending policies.

  • Intermediate knowledge of title policies and related loan regulations such as RESPA, HMDA and other Bank lending policies on loans to directors.

  • Effective organizational and time management skills.

  • Intermediate skills in computer terminal and personal computer operation; Microsoft Office applications including but not limited to: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

  • Intermediate math skills; calculate interest and percentages; balance accounts; add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals; locate routine mathematical errors; compute rate, ratio and percent, including the drafting and interpretation of bar graphs.

  • Exceptional oral, written and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to apply common sense to carry out instructions, interpret documents, understand procedures, write reports and correspondence, and speak clearly to customers and employees.

  • Ability to work with limited supervision while performing duties.

  • High School Diploma and a minimum of 8+ years related work experience and/or training.

  • Work related experience must consist of underwriting a variety of loan products including, but not limited to, FHA, VA, Conventional, and Jumbo Loan products.

  • Bachelors degree preferred.

Posted: 2019-02-27 Expires: 2019-03-28
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