Sr. Escrow Assistant
It's a great time to be at LandAmerica! As one of Fortune magazine's 2006 "Most Admired" companies, LandAmerica continues to excel in providing real estate transaction services nationwide. If you seek a dynamic atmosphere where you can contribute to continued success, we welcome you to join our team.
Our employees are proud of the strength of 125+ successful years where growth, superior service, operational excellence, and unity are important to both corporate and individual achievement.
Sr. Escrow Assistant
Open, process, and close escrow files
Transmit escrow instructions to parties involved
Draw escrow closing statements showing debits and credits, transmitting checks, closing statements, policies, etc
Maintain follow-up necessary for completion of transactions and issuance of policy
Proofread and transmit title policies and other pertinent papers
Transmit disbursements of any monies held in escrow
Provide general information to customers on company escrow services, procedures, and status of cases
Perform clerical duties such as filing, answering phone, logging in cases, typing forms, and correspondence
May maintain bookkeeping records
May assist with and conduct closings, as directed by the supervisor
High school diploma and three years of clerical experience related to escrow operations or an equivalent combination of education and experience
Knowledge of the purpose and use of title insurance and of related services; comfortable with terminology and legal instruments involved in escrow transactions and in the insuring of title to real property
Ability to follow instructions and make mathematic computations to complete escrow transactions
Ability to perform tasks of limited complexity as guided by general company escrow procedures and escrow supervisor instructions
Ability to operate a personal computer and use Microsoft Office software and Internet Explorer
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
Completed studies in bookkeeping and mathematics
About LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc.
Based in Richmond, Virginia, LandAmerica Financial Group, Inc. is a leading provider of real estate transaction services. Through its many subsidiaries, LandAmerica serves residential and commercial customers with more than 900 offices and a network of 10,000 active agents throughout the United States, Mexico, Canada, the Caribbean, Latin America, and Europe. LandAmerica is recognized on Fortune magazine's 2006 list of America's Most Admired Companies and is ranked as a Fortune 500 and Forbes Platinum 400 company.