Drees Homes

Irving, TX

Vice President of National Title Fulfillment


Overview

Drees Homes is a family-owned home building company with a passion for making custom homes easy. For 90 years, we have taken care of our employees and our customers. It's why we rank as the thirteenth largest privately-owned builder in the country and have a track record of long-tenured employees. Enrich your career at a company that values integrity, excellence, opportunity, stability and success.

Headquartered in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky, Drees has operations in ten metropolitan areas: Greater Cincinnati and Cleveland, Ohio; Austin, Dallas and Houston, Texas; Indianapolis, Indiana; Jacksonville, Florida; Nashville, Tennessee; Raleigh, North Carolina; and Washington, DC.



Responsibilities

First Equity Mortgage, a subsidiary of Drees Homes, is seeking candidates for a Vice President of National Title Fulfillment position.

As the mortgage lending arm of Drees Homes, First Equity Mortgage has been financing new home construction for more than 30 years.

We are seeking a Vice President of National Title Fulfillment to manage and direct title operations for our expanding title operations based in the State of Texas. In this position you will ensure conformity and compliance with all state specific requirements for title activities and provide leadership and oversight to all title operations.

The Vice President of Title Fulfillment is responsible for developing the strategy that optimizes productivity by providing title examination specific expertise, guidance, and mentorship. In this role, you will be intimately involved in the recruitment, development and management of your team and have ownership and accountability for the title fulfillment operations across the Drees Homes footprint. This includes, but is not limited to effective management of personnel, facilities and any other resources necessary to efficiently run a title company.

Primary Responsibilities include:

  • Provide leadership across multiple states/markets for title examiners in producing various pre and post-closing residential and commercial title documents
  • Manage the settlement service provider and underwriter relationships across the multiple states/markets
  • Act as a primary title agent for all new divisions until it is appropriate to relinquish to a subordinate
  • When establishing new markets, the position will require the ongoing production of title products until it is appropriate to relinquish to a subordinate
  • Develop, deliver and provide support for search and examination policies, procedures and practices and assure they are compliant and consistently executed
  • Oversee the efforts of building base files for new subdivisions and the retention of records on all base file numbers and lien information to be used in commitments
  • Utilize knowledge of RESPA and state affiliated business legal and regulatory requirements to provide audit/regulatory support for title agency, in collaboration with the First Equity Mortgage VP of Compliance and QA
  • Oversee ongoing training support for title operations employees
  • Work with First Equity Mortgage Controller to prepare and provide monthly revenue reporting
  • Provide support to legal and compliance partners in the handling and management of general title matters and regulatory and licensing issues
  • Work closely with First Equity Mortgage President in creating and implementing division goals and expense controls for the title company
  • Maintain collaborative and respectful culture between the Drees divisions, First Equity Mortgage, Inc. and the title branches
  • Assess the competitive landscape for title fulfillment on a consistent basis to ensure the company remains competitive
  • Maintain awareness to new requirements, laws, and policy changes

Requirements include:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum 10 years experience in the title industry
  • At least 5 years experience managing title examiners and operations
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office and Outlook
  • Strong work ethic and job history

First Equity Mortgage offers competitive pay and a full benefits package including profit sharing & 401(k) plans.

To learn more about First Equity Mortgage and Drees Homes, please visit our websites - [ Link Removed ] or [ Link Removed ]

Job Requirements
Qualifications

First Equity Mortgage offers competitive pay and a full benefits package including profit sharing & 401(k) plans.

Equal Opportunity Employer / Drug-Free Work Place

To learn more about First Equity Mortgage and Drees Homes, please visit our websites - [ Link Removed ] or [ Link Removed ]

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