Corridor Title is unique in the Title Industry in many ways. This certainly holds true in the Title Department, as the Firm demonstrates a commitment to growing our own, teaching a next generation of Title Examiners, and doing so with a long-term view toward industry leadership - regionally, state-wide and nationally. This position will afford an applicant the opportunity to join some of the best title examiners in the country in Erin Campbell, Lynn Maxwell, Jessica Baldonado, Amy Crawford and Monica Vega, and to participate in an extremely intentional training program that will serve to benefit the applicant, the Firm, future colleagues, and the Firm’s valued clients. Essential Responsibilities:
Include the following, however other responsibilities may be assigned:
Abide by Corridor Title Examination Process in order to uphold the Firm’s commitment to the Values of Excellence, Client Success and Integrity.
Pursuant to Corridor Title’s Excellence Value, maintain a commitment to continuous improvement and being an industry leader – both ensure that this is done and live by example.
Include the following, however other duties may be assigned:
Provide quality title examination for designated files, ensuring both quality of product and speed of delivery, purposefully in that order.
Stay current with relevant underwriting guidelines; coordinate with Plant Director, Escrow Officers and Underwriters as specific direction is needed.
When necessary, coordinate the purchase of evidence for out-of-county files, ensuring the quality of product and timeliness of delivery to the greatest extent possible.
Remain accessible to Escrow and Development Colleagues, as necessary.
Respond to client inquiries that are preliminary in nature at direction of Vice President, Title Operations – working in response to, and in conjunction with, Development and Escrow Colleagues.
Maintain accessibility to select clients, as requested and as possible.
Participate as appropriate in support of Corridor Title’s Value of Service to Community.
Competency Statements (the order does not reflect degree of importance):
Detailed – the integrity of any real estate transaction depends on the accuracy of the examination; it is the foundation upon which we build and therefore a critical area of emphasis, and excellence
Highly professional – in order to become the leading title agent in our region, this is a must
Motivated to grow and learn – consistently committed to continuous improvement
Oriented toward client success – foundational to everything we do
Able to multi-task – a critical function of examination within a growing business
Able to work under pressure – consistent with never letting our clients see us sweat
Empowering team builder – critical to behavior consistent with Corridor Title’s Values
Respectful – critical to collaboratively work with the Escrow Staff and Examination Staff
High integrity – critical that we follow through on commitments and maintain confidentiality
Decision Making – ability to make critical decisions while following company procedures
Manage time, self and multiple priorities – if everything is important, then nothing is important!
Compliance with security standards and procedures as assigned by Company, broadly.
Education: Undergraduate degree preferred, but certainly not required.
Experience and Skills: Examination experience is preferred, but not required. A far more important consideration is the applicant’s long-term desire to grow and lead within the Title Industry.
Certificates/Licenses and/or Registrations: No licenses are required by the applicant. Ongoing education and industry-related professional development will be strongly supported in order to maintain knowledge of changing regulations and best practices.
Other Requirements: Model Corridor Title’s Purpose, Vision, Values and Standards of Behavior, as well as a desire to support and nurture the organizational health of the Firm.
Accountabilities: Reports directly to the Vice President, Title Operations.
Internal Number: N/A
About Corridor Title
Corridor Title is a locally-owned, independent title agent, founded in October 2010, with five offices and forty six valued Team Members serving the Central Texas region. Because of Corridor Title’s long-term commitment to building a distinct and compelling culture, the company maintains a clear focus on sustainable, consistent growth into the Austin-San Antonio Corridor, as well as an unwavering commitment to its core values – Respect, Integrity, Excellence, Client Success and Service to Community. Debt free and built to weather the reality of market cycles, Corridor Title has developed two value propositions for its growing, and loyal, clientele. First, the entirety of the Corridor Title professional family, across department, is committed to providing the most professional client experience at the closing table and throughout the entirety of the real estate transaction. Central to the Firm’s professionalism are a commitment to proactive communication and the solutions-oriented approach of a true partner. Second, and truly unique to Corridor Title, its Development Team deeply understands the markets they serve, collaborates proactively with the private and public sector participa...nts of substance within these markets, and is therefore able to support their clients in a more substantive and impactful manner throughout the arc of their involvement in a given market. The substance and form of the Firm’s approach, grounded in both value propositions, set it apart. The Firm’s valued clients feel the difference associated with the Corridor Title experience, and their loyalty over the last seven years has afforded Corridor Title an opportunity to quickly become the second largest locally-owned, independent title agent serving the Austin Region. Corridor Title is building on this success in 2018, and is committed to growing market share across the Austin Metro Area and throughout the communities between Austin and San Antonio. Built to last and not to sell, Corridor Title’s short, middle and long-term future is bright.