Complete real estate appraisals that are compliant with Federal and State laws, as well as being done in accordance with Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP).
Provide industry leading customer service while ensuring the highest level of appraisal quality.
Represent company with the highest level of ethics, integrity, and confidentiality.
Collaborates effectively with internal customers to ensure seamless customer service. Submits proactive status updates at the order level and responds to all calls/emails/texts in a prompt and professional manner.
Attends training seminars/webinars, meetings and conference calls as required.
Other duties as deemed necessary by the Chief Appraiser.
Required Job Related Skills and Experience:
Certified Residential or Certified General Appraiser license in good standing.
FHA Approved appraiser in good standing.
A minimum of 5 years of experience in completing residential real estate appraisals.
Ability to act independently and consistently make appropriate decisions with minimal guidance and oversight.
Broad residential knowledge of properties and market factors within the geographic area of competency.
Consistently and independently handles all aspects of the job well within a defined territory.
A valid driver’s license and the ability to travel locally to complete appraisal assignments.
Preferred Job-Related Skills and Experience:
Experience in appraising all types of residential property.
Working knowledge of Microsoft web applications.
Strong technical skills including proficiency in the use of electronic communications and document exchange via the Internet. Proficiency with appraisal software and hardware.
Demonstrated ability to establish priorities, take initiative, work under time pressures, work with minimal supervision, and exercise independent and sound judgment.
Perform work both indoors and outdoors. This may include being exposed to inclement weather during appraisal inspections.
Strong customer service orientation yet can handle challenges related to process issues or value decisions.
Good oral and written communication skills, interpersonal relations skills, and organizational skills. Maintains professional demeanor at all times and professional appearance when dealing with the public (homeowners, real estate agents, clients).
Ability to reason, judge, compare, calculate, evaluate, and critique such information as written materials, numerical data, responses to customer needs and/or other work-related activities. Proven research and analysis skills.
Ability to complete work in an acceptable time frame and manage a variety of detailed tasks and responsibilities simultaneously and with accuracy to meet deadlines, goals, and objectives and satisfy internal and external customer needs related to the job.
Open and flexible when it comes to ongoing training, organizational change, and managerial direction.
Only performs appraisal services for lending purposes exclusively for Compass Mortgage, Inc.