Sacramento Housing & Redevelopment Agency (SHRA) (www.shra.org) is a Joint Powers Authority created by the City and County of Sacramento to represent both jurisdictions for affordable housing and community redevelopment needs. The Agency is the leading public developer of affordable housing and oversees residential and commercial revitalization activities in 14 redevelopment areas throughout the City and County.
real estate Specialist Posting #943
Essential Areas of Responsibility
The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the entire process for closing an escrow transaction. This position requires strong customer service orientation; candidate must be detail oriented and have excellent verbal communication skills, excellent problem solving skills and strong organizational skills. The duties include maintaining assigned real estate transactions and providing excellent customer service. Must have experience in opening, processing, and closing escrow files, transmit escrow instructions to parties involved; maintain follow-up necessary for completion of transactions and issuance of policy; proofread and transmit title policies and other pertinent papers; perform clerical duties such as filing, answering phone, logging in files, typing forms, and correspondence ; assist with and conduct closings, as directed by the supervisor; compile and interpret information affecting status of title to real property to follow instructions and make mathematic computations to complete escrow transactions; perform tasks of limited complexity as guided by general Agency procedures and supervisor instructions.
Bachelors Degree plus 1 year experience, Associates Degree plus 3 years experience, or 5 years experience in Real Estate, Business, Escrow or related field.
Education and Experience
ALL APPLICANTS MUST LOG ON TO OUR WEBSITE www.shra.org AND COMPLETE AN AGENCY APPLICATION WITH COVER LETTER AND RESUME. SUBMITTING YOUR RESUME OR FROM THIS SITE WILL NOT QUALIFY YOU AS AN APPLICANT. FILING DEADLINE: 5:00 PM, Thursday July 12 2007. EOE