Closing Associate

About Better:

We’re one of the fastest growing homeownership companies in America. Why? Because we’re building a better way to get home and our customers love it. By combining the technology people expect with a seamless customer service experience, we’re making homeownership so simple it feels magical.

In 2018 alone, we’ve helped over 10,000 families get home, saving them on average $3,500 in upfront fees and days of stress-filled time.

Our backers have helped build some of most transformative tech and finance companies in history. Kleiner Perkins, Goldman Sachs, IA Ventures, Ally Bank and others have invested over $85MM in Better and our vision of making homeownership magical.

A Better opportunity:

Better is looking for a Closing Associate to join our new team in Irvine, California. You will work cross collaboratively with many parties, including borrowers, external institutions, and other Better teams.

Beyond producing high quality loans, our goal is to build a product that will ultimately reduce the cost of homeownership in America. With offices in New York, San Francisco and Gurgaon, we are quickly expanding in order deliver a delightful borrower experience through a combination of technology and people. Our new office in Irvine, California is a key part of this strategy.

In joining our Irvine team, you will have a unique opportunity to join a fast-growing team and you will play a critical role in delivering on the Better mission.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Producing Closing Disclosures in compliance with TRID guidelines.
  • Producing Closing Packages for loan closings.
  • Guiding borrowers from the point of underwriting approval to funding.
  • Working with various third parties to ensure an efficient experience for our borrowers.
  • Closing 75-100 loans per month.
  • Being outspoken about ways in which we can improve borrower experience. We value your feedback!

About You:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Business.
  • 1-2 years of experience.
  • Strong communication, organization, and time management skills
  • Proficiency in Excel preferred.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems.
  • Ability to maintain composure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Humility and accountability.

Things we value:

  • Curiosity. Why? How? Repeat.
  • Nerdiness. Financial news and trends are fascinating. Seriously.   
  • Relentlessness. No one here gives up. We try. We fail. We try again.
  • Passion. If you don’t get excited about homeownership, mortgages, and real estate, it simply won’t work.
  • Smarts: book and street. We have to use all the tools at our disposal to build Better.
  • Empathy and Compassion. You understand that people's biggest dreams are in your hands.
  • Communication. Can you ask for help or put your hand up when you don’t understand?
  • Building. Doing. Making. Yes, we have to do a lot of thinking and talking to figure this stuff out, but you can’t wait to leave the conversation and build it.

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