Funding Specialist

Job Locations US-AZ-Mesa
Req No.
2018-1725
Category
Inside Sales Department
Type
Regular Full-Time

Overview

The Funding Specialist assists new and current members with loan applications submitted remotely (e.g., via unifyfcu.com) to result in funded loans, cross-sold Credit Union products and services, and high-quality service levels with timely, accurate responses.

 

APPLY TODAY if you are considering advancing your career as a Funding Specialist. UNIFY Financial is formerly Western Federal Credit Union - same company and member-owned structure. We believe our new name and brand better reflects our nationwide presence and communicates our value proposition.  We are a respected organization that is among the nation’s LARGEST 100 credit unions with a reputation for being financially sound and growth-oriented while being reassured our growth is strategically planned and executed.

 

At UNIFY Financial, we're proud of the fact that we were able to maintain our staffing levels during and after the Great Recession.  And, we're continuing to GROW throughout the country by expanding opportunities for those looking to work for the "Big Bank" alternative known for providing superior member service!

 

When you work at UNIFY, you partner and collaborate with like-minded contributors who have made it their mission to embrace the opportunity to take charge of their careers and provide exceptional service to our members (we call them "members" because they are the only "owners" in our financial cooperative ... our Credit Union does not report to shareholders on Wall Street like most of the Big Banks).

 

Consider advancing your career at UNIFY today and become a UNIFYer!!

Responsibilities

The Funding Specialist:

 

Assists members with loan applications submitted remotely via western.org or other remote channels, cross-selling Credit Union products in an effort to maintain or modify the lending relationship with the member.

 

Performs all functions related to Consumer Lending, including but not limited to, accepting and inputting loan applications, loan processing, insurance coverage options, loan funding, communication with members, and DMV document preparation.

 

Performs all functions related to Mortgage Lending, including but not limited to, accepting and inputting Real Estate applications, insurance coverage options, communication with members, and answering member inquires.

 

Demonstrates the ability to answer member questions regarding the loans (e.g., rate, term, down payment, documents needed for approval, etc.) and provide necessary information to members.

 

Maintains an up-to-date knowledge of features and benefits of all products and services and keeps informed of changes in Credit Union policies and procedures to ensure the best service possible.

 

Profiles the financial needs of new and existing members through open-ended interviewing techniques to identify the best loan type(s)/option(s) for the members and additional cross-sell opportunities.

 

Maintains productivity levels as established by department standards.

 

Promptly sends completed documents for imaging.

 

Assists other lending departments and branches when required, understands Loan Review loan documentation practices, and demonstrates the ability to review such documents.

 

Assists and works independently on various projects as assigned by Management.

 

Maintains confidentiality of information as well as controls and protects sensitive information and material.

 

Attends all mandatory annual training requirements as specifically applicable to the position.

 

Ensures full compliance with Western Federal Credit Union Service Standards, policies, procedures and the Bank Secrecy Act.

 

Performs all other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Requires a high school diploma or equivalent, some college preferred, with a minimum of three years related financial institution experience. Consumer and Real Estate loan processing and funding experience highly preferred. Ability to effectively cross-sell financial products and services and possess sales skills to deepen member relationships. Requires highly effective verbal and written communication skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel applications.

 

See the UNIFY Difference!


At UNIFY, we believe that each team member is a valued contributor. Through a teamwork approach, we strive to provide a positive and rewarding workplace that helps our team succeed. UNIFY provides a work environment which promotes learning, growth, and the opportunity for team members to challenge themselves. We work together for a common goal, "to provide superior service to our members."

Competitive Compensation and Excellent Benefits Package* Includes:

 

  • Medical (PPO/HMO), Prescription, Dental (PPO/DMO), Vision, Life, and Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Dependent and Medical Care - Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Generous Vacation, Sick, Personal and Holiday Pay
  • 401(K) Plan with employer match
  • Tuition Assistance Program that covers a defined amount of tuition and books for approved programs
  • UNIFY banking privileges for you and your family

*All programs subject to review and change

UNIFY is proud to be a drug-free, equal-opportunity employer.  For more information on UNIFY, visit us at www.unifyfcu.com

 

Unsolicited agency or third-party recruiting firm fees will not be honored unless recruiting activity has been coordinated prior with the UNIFY VP, Human Resources as evidenced by written confirmation and a contract agreement.

 

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