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|Job Ref:||ce70aa36||Employer:||Direct Solutions - Canada||Country:||Canada||County/State:||British Columbia||City:||Vancouver||Address:||Post Date:||18/10/2016 23:23|
Our company is a leader in the Canadian title insurance industry and is headquartered in Toronto with offices located from coast-to-coast. Best known for its innovative technology systems that enhance the real estate closing process and helps lawyers increase efficiency and decrease costs by offering value-added title insurance products for residential and commercial NA biggest strength is our people! We employ individuals from a wide variety of disciplines who are motivated, full of integrity and searching for a work-life NA are currently recruiting for an Underwriting Lawyer in Calgary and NA position plays an integral role in our company's dedication to Customer Service NA:
Analyzing risk associated with insuring real estate transactions based on parameters defined by the company.
Responding to customer and internal inquiries related to underwriting issues arising on residential and commercial transactions and advising as to the real estate process and title insurance coverage in Western Canada.
Drafting title insurance underwriting clauses and endorsements.
Reviewing transactions flagged for potential real estate fraud.
Handling complex underwriting issues, such as for native land transactions.
Advising on legal developments and their interaction with title insurance coverage.
Customer and internal inquiries, questions and problem solving.
Research on real estate matters when required.
If requested, assisting with facilitating monthly underwriting meetings and maintain agenda.
Assist with new product development and improvement.
Where required, provide assistance with training of new employees on title coverage and underwriting.
If required, assist with presentations to outside clients about title insurance coverage and underwriting.
On going projects, including but not limited, to assisting in the creation and maintenance of Western Canada underwriting precedents.
Other duties as required or assigned.
Skills & Requirements:
Minimum of 5 -7 years' experience practicing Real estate law in either private practice, in house or with a regulatory body
Knowledge of both Residential and Commercial real estate law
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent customer service, interpersonal and presentation skills
Ability to multi-task and adhere to numerous concurrent deadlines
Ability to adapt readily to a fast-paced and dynamic environment
Strong computer proficiency with Windows and MS Office
Title insurance knowledge would be an asset
About Regis and Smith
While we primarily specialize in permanent placements of great people with great companies we also provide our business clients temporary staff to fill in for vacation and sick days as well to supplement their permanent workforce to meet high demand production times.
We serve both our business and job seeker clients with honesty and respect to fulfil each parties expectations and needs.