Citizens Bank Appraisal Analyst III in Glen Allen, Virginia


The Appraisal Analyst III will serve as a QC Analyst holding active certified appraiser licensure who will be responsible for utilizing checklists to conduct reviews of components of the collateral report reviews and decisions made by CRM Reviewers for Mortgage and Equity transactions. Primary responsibilities include:Reviews consisting of both monthly statistical sampling populations as well as target audits to include all Review colleagues and AMC vendors. Mortgage Conventional transaction appraisal reports and all Equity collateral reports to include appraisals and Alternative Collateral Products (ACPs) will be audited. Technical review: determine whether or not the appraisal meets Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice requirements and whether the opinions and conclusions in the report are reasonable. Technical reviews ordinarily do not challenge the original appraiser’s choice of comparables unless there is an obvious problem. Administrative review: focus primarily on the underwriting issues addressed in the appraisal. These reviews, usually performed by the loan officer, approach the appraisal from a loan underwriting point of view. Typical issues addressed in an administrative review include: How comparable are the comparable properties used in the appraisal? How reasonable are income and expense projections? Is the capitalization rate appropriate?


Required Skills/Experience:In depth knowledge of mortgage banking products, operations and/or property valuation Secondary Market backgroundActive Certified Appraiser Licensure that must be maintainedProficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook, Real EC, FNC CMS Platform, Empower.Net/CMSI and various internet applications Strong verbal and written communication skills required Strong experienced background in Customer Service and commitment to act with a sense of urgencyOrganized with a strong capacity to multi-task and work well under pressure in a fast paced environment with effective and proficient oral and written communications skills in a highly professional manner with internal and external partners while effectively monitoring and prioritizing deadlinesCan work effectively in a team environment Effectively manage multiple deadlines and projects Must be a self starter and able to work with little supervision in a fast paced environmentProactive sense of identifying needs/issues and swiftly addressing matters independentlyEducation, Certifications and/or Other Professional Credentials:Associate Degree or Bachelor's Degree preferred Hours & Work ScheduleHours per Week: 40Work Schedule: 8:30am - 5:00pmWhy Work with UsAt Citizens, you’ll find a customer-centric culture built around helping our customers and giving back to our local communities. When you join our team, you are part of a supportive and collaborative workforce, with access to training and tools to accelerate your potential and maximize your career growth.Equal Employment and Opportunity Employer/Disabled/VeteranIt is the policy of Citizens Bank to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy/childbirth, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or perceived disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital or domestic partner status, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action Employer Disabled/VeteranCitizens Bank is a brand name of Citizens Bank, N.A. and each of its respective subsidiaries, and Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania.