Post Purchasing Specialist in Houston, TX at Cornerstone Home Lending, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

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Job Description

Who we are: They say you should never mix family and finance, but that's where we disagree. Cornerstone Home Lending is a unique top 10 national home lender, and we also work hard at creating a close-knit work-family. When you join our team, you're one of us. We put a lot of focus on cultivating a healthy and happy corporate culture - a family you'll want to be a part of for many years to come.

What we're doing right: We have a reputation of amazing service, customer satisfaction, on-time closings, and team member retention and happiness. 

•       We're true to our word. Our brand is known for on-time closings - a key core conviction of Cornerstone.

•       We're all about our customers. Our customers nationally rate their experience with Cornerstone at a score of 95, six points higher than all competitors! 

•       We're all about our work-family. Cornerstone has been recognized by Workplace Dynamics as a “Top 100 Workplace” for the seventh consecutive year. 

•       We have plenty of experience and credibility. March 1, 2017 marked Cornerstone’s 30th year in the residential lending business. We have successfully navigated our company through many industry cycles and changes in regulations.

What we believe in: Our mission is to use and improve on our God-given talents to make a difference in the lives of our team members, customers, shareholders, and the people who provide services to us. We employ more than 1,800 people who are passionately committed to Cornerstone’s Mission, Vision & Core Convictions.


Where you come in: We're a great company with great people, and we're looking for an experienced Post Purchasing Specialist, who will bring enthusiasm, attention to detail, and a servant heart to our team of top-tier mortgage professionals. This professional will work in a tight-knit, goal-oriented team.

The post purchasing specialist conducts financial reconciliation on all loans sold to balance expected corporate pricing and profit; and are directly involved in the review of the sales aspect of the business to include reviewing, analyzing and processing of purchase advices, reporting pools and purchase wires for accuracy.

What we need from you: Success in this job relies on your time management skills, organization, and positive attitude.

In addition, you’ll need to be able to:

  • Actively monitor and retrieve daily all applicable sources for purchase advices 

  • Prepare purchase advices for GNMA, FNMA and FHLMC pools

  • Enter into LOS the purchase advice data i.e. date purchased by investor, first payment date to investor and if it is a reduced or amortized loan, etc.

  • Review of the purchase advices carefully comparing data on the purchase advice with data in the LOS

  • Timely distribute all purchase advices received daily and any identify worst and better pricing to the appropriate contact group for further review and processing 

  • Review of each loan sale to determine if pricing and UPB were as expected and request a refund of pricing or UPB if the investor underpaid from the expected price/balance

  • Verify wiring information for a loan if requested by an investor for a sale

  • Perform other job-related duties and or special projects as assigned.

Job Requirements


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Minimum of 2 years closing or post closing or experience in Secondary Marketing, ability to review, reconcile and distribute purchase advices accurately, ability to detect, analyze and resolve to a conclusion any worse pricing arising from a loan sale, displays attention to detail, able to single handedly manage multiple priorities, proactive, professional and effective communicator, ability to follow established operating procedures and meet tight deadlines, performs tasks with a sense of urgency, ability to adapt and embrace change, fluent in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and Internet Explorer. 

 What we offer: Cornerstone has been setting all-time production records for over a year, and our dedicated support staff makes that growth possible. Because we recognize and reward hard work, we offer a competitive salary and full benefits package.

What to do next: If Cornerstone Home Lending sounds like the place for you (and if you have the qualifications, drive, and passion to match), we invite you to become a member of our winning team! And remember, once you're part of our Cornerstone family, we'll continue to invest in you as a valuable asset in our company. As many of our team members can tell you, there's something special about working at Cornerstone. It really feels like home.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

No agencies or third parties please.



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