Careers & Job Postings at GMFS Mortgage

GMFS Mortgage offers great career opportunities and is honored to be voted among the Best Places to Work and Best of the Best Mortgage Companies year-after-year!

Voted Best Places to Work 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020!

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Current Job Openings

  • Shipping/Funding Specialist - GMFS Mortgage at Florida Blvd.

    Job Title: Shipping/Funding Specialist
    Reports to Phyllis Callahan
    Exemption Status: Non exempt
    Apply to: [email protected]
    Location: 7389 Florida Blvd. Suite 200 A Baton Rouge, LA 70806

    Job Description
    The Shipping Department is looking for an organized and motivated new team member. The ideal candidate will have excellent computer skills including but not limited to Excel. The position involves working with our Secondary Marketing department to sell our loans to investors.

    Duties Include

    • Daily purchase advices- purchase advices are received from the investors throughout the day. Loans must be marked as sold and price and applicable fees entered in Encompass or Mortgage Builder, our operating systems. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are done through an export from their delivery system that we import into Encompass.
    • Reconcile loans off warehouse line- once a purchase advice is received the loan must be reconciled off the warehouse line by uploading the purchase advice into the warehouse banks system.
    • Ship files to investor- once loans have been committed and post closed, an imaged file must be delivered to the investor through their website.
    • Order notes-promissory notes are requested from the warehouse bank to ship to the investors once the loan is committed.
    • Open incoming mail- open and organize incoming trailing documents.
    • This position will also cross train with other shipping/funding positions to assist with the review and tracking of trail docs/final docs.

    Qualifications

    • Must be able to multi-task
    • Knowledge of Excel is essential
    • Communication skills; both verbal and written
    • Good interpersonal skills
    • Motivated

    Apply to: [email protected]

  • Loan Processor - GMFS Mortgage Lafayette

    GMFS Mortgage Lafayette is growing! We are interested in expanding our capacity to provide mortgage loans to homebuyers, and we are looking for a Mortgage Loan Processor to join our team.
    Do you love working with the public? Are you an Energetic, Multi-tasking, Team player? Would you enjoy making the Home Ownership Dreams of our clients come true? Apply with GMFS Mortgage Lafayette today!

    The successful applicant will be responsible for accurately managing residential real estate loan applications and documentation through our established systems while providing exemplary customer service to our clients. We encourage all who are qualified and want to work with a dynamic and highly productive team to apply!

    Strong compensation plan including salary + Commission + Benefits.
    If interested and you meet the below referenced qualifications, please forward resumes to [email protected] for consideration.

    Job title: Junior Loan Processor/Loan Officer Assistant
    Location: 1728 W. University Ave. Lafayette, LA 70506

    Our ideal candidate will be able to do the following:
    • Work closely with loan officers to process and fulfill mortgage loan files
    • Data entry in our front-end systems (Floify) and our Loan Operating System (Encompass)
    • Request and review loan application documentation for completeness and accuracy
    • Review and assemble loan applications in preparation for loan underwriting and closing
    • Effectively communicate with all interested parties to the transaction including the applicant(s), realtor(s), builder, title company, and applicable teammates

    Required qualifications:
    • 1+ years in mortgage loan processing experience
    • Encompass LOS experience a plus
    • Your work style is detail-oriented and organized
    • You have effective verbal and non-verbal communication skills
    • You are willing to work towards providing world class customer service
    • You have basic knowledge of mortgage loan underwriting terminology
    • You have good PC skills (Microsoft Word, Excel)
    • You must have a positive attitude!

    Please send resumes to [email protected] for consideration.

  • Jr Loan Officer - GMFS Mortgage Diamondhead

    GMFS Mortgage Diamondhead is growing! We are interested in expanding our capacity to provide mortgage loans to homebuyers, and we are looking for a Junior Loan Officer to join our team. We would love to give someone the opportunity to learn this business and grow with our Team. Do you love working with the public? Energetic, good at multi-tasking, quick on the computer all the while Making Home Ownership Dreams come true? Apply with GMFS Mortgage Diamondhead today!

    The successful applicant will be responsible for accurately managing residential real estate loan applications and documentation through our established systems while providing exemplary customer service to our clients. Interested candidates must get licensed as a Mississippi loan originator. We encourage all who are qualified and want to work with a dynamic and highly productive team to apply.

    Strong compensation plan including salary + Commission + Benefits. Please send resumes to [email protected] for consideration.

    Job title: Jr. Loan Officer
    Location: 5411 Indian Hill Blvd, Diamondhead, Mississippi 39525

    Our ideal candidate will be able to do the following:
    • Coordinate and set up new real estate loan transactions
    • Data entry in Floify and Encompass
    • Review purchase agreements and request missing documentation from real estate agents
    • Gather borrower documents based on automated underwriting findings
    • Accurately fill out an 1003
    • Issue initial RESPA disclosures
    • Order third party verifications utilizing Day 1 certainty process

    Required qualifications:
    • Your work style is detail-oriented and organized
    • You have experience walking borrowers through e-signing over the phone
    • You are able to provide top-notch customer service in escalated situations
    • You have basic knowledge of underwriting terminology
    • You have good PC skills (Microsoft Word, Excel)
    • You must have a positive attitude!
    • You must pass NMLS test

    Please send resumes to [email protected] for consideration.

  • Jr. Processor - GMFS Mortgage Sherwood

    The Bickley Team is looking for an experienced Junior Processor to join their award-winning team. If you have experience as a Loan Processor or Loan Officer’s Assistant and you meet the qualifications listed below, please submit your resume to Toby Arceneaux for consideration.

    Location: GMFS Mortgage Sherwood – 4561 Durham Place Suite C, Baton Rouge, LA 70816

    Our ideal candidate will be able to do the following:

    • Coordinate and set up new real estate loan transactions
    • Data entry in Floify and Encompass
    • Review purchase agreements and request missing documentation from real estate agents
    • Gather borrower documents based on automated underwriting findings
    • Accurately fill out an 1003
    • Issue initial RESPA disclosures
    • Order third party verifications utilizing Day 1 certainty process

    Required qualifications:

    • You have at least 1 year experience using Encompass
    • Your work style is detail-oriented and organized
    • You have experience walking borrowers through e-signing over the phone
    • You are able to provide top-notch customer service in escalated situations
    • You have basic knowledge of underwriting terminology
    • You have good PC skills (Microsoft Word, Excel)
    • You must have a positive attitude!

    Please submit resumes to Toby Arceneaux at [email protected]

“The GMFS motto is ‘changing lives,’ but by providing cancer prevention to employees, GMFS could be saving lives! I feel truly blessed to work for a company that cares and gives so much as if we are all one big extended family.” – Dawn Pitarro, GMFS Closing Specialist

Why Start a Career with GMFS Mortgage?

  • “CHANGING LIVES” is not just a slogan, it’s the core value that drives every decision and action we take
  • GMFS Mortgage recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in Baton Rouge 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020!
  • Our avg. customer feedback rating is 4.9 stars out of 5 possible with over 2,300 customer reviews
  • Multiple recognition and awards by local voters for Best of Best Mortgage Company including recently for our Lafayette, LA and Macon, GA branches
  • Since 1999, more than 100,000 customers in multiple states resulting in over $20 billion in funding
  • Largest Louisiana operated mortgage lender as published in the Baton Rouge Business Reports’ annual “Real Estate Report” released July 2015, 2016 & 2017
  • Very experienced staff of career mortgage professionals (many with 10-20 years in the industry)
  • A+ rating with Better Business Bureau and winner of their Torch Award for Marketplace Trust
  • Strong record of financial and “sweat equity” community support
  • GMFS employees can participate in optional “Wear Jeans to Work” payroll deduction program which raises funds throughout the year for families in need.

Tenured Employees

Of our 250+ employees, a remarkable 39% have at least 5 years of career service with GMFS, while an incredible 14% have at least 10 years of career service!

(last updated June. 2018)

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Why I Work at GMFS Mortgage

“GMFS is a successful mortgage company that treats employees like professional adults and makes a difference in the community.”
Tim S. – QC, >2 years @ GMFS

“Wanting to help people get the “All American Dream”…..A House of their own.”
Jackie D. – Sales, >7 years @ GMFS

“Started as an intern and really liked working with the people here.”
Scott M. – IT, >14 years @ GMFS

“Started in the industry as a receptionist and moved to closing.”
Lois R. – Operations, >14 years @ GMFS

“GMFS has a great team from top to bottom!”
Sherri. N – Operations, >5 years @ GMFS

Changing Lives in Our Community

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GMFS Employee Appreciation Day Video

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GMFS employees taking a break playing putt putt (Photo by Don Kadair)