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Appraisal Analyst I

Location Irving, Texas Req. Number211039-1 Category Risk Management, Compliance Full/Part Time F Shift 1st Shift


The Appraisal Analyst I will be a contributing member of the Collateral Risk Management Team. In this role you will make decisions on collateral as a function of the Bank’s due diligence, as it pertains to risk exposure on residential real estate. The Analyst I will ensure that the Bank receives regulatory-compliant appraisals and evaluations that are in sync with corporate policy and standards, Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP), secondary market guidelines as well as document the results.

Primary responsibilities will include: 

  • Conduct reviews of appraisals and other valuation products, by approving or declining the reports. This will include Owner occupied or Tenant Occupied, Single Family, Condos and PUD units with a loan amount of $0- $1,000,000.
  • Maintain daily and monthly goals set by Sr. Management. 
  • Escalate any quality or service to the Collateral Investigation Unit or Sr. Management.  
  • Communicate with Appraisal Vendors to obtain clarification and additional supporting explanations and/or data as deemed necessary. 
  • Analyzes the reasonableness of the appraisals to confirm reported value is supported for financing purposes while evaluating report completion methodology.  
  • Adheres to bank policies and procedures and complies with legal and regulatory requirements including appraisal industry’s concepts and practices.  
  • Perform other responsibilities as directed by the Team Leader or other Sr. Management. 


Required Skills/Experience:

  • 2-4 years recent experience understanding Real Estate Appraisal Analysis as either a Processer or an Underwriter.
  • Knowledge of real property terms, types of ownership in real estate, deeds, mortgages, etc. 
  • Ability to recognize deficiencies in appraisals and evaluation reports. 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Outlook 
  • Good oral and written communications skills 
  • Can work effectively in a team environment but also a self-starter able to work independently
  • Effectively manage multiple deadlines and projects. 
  • Good Analytical/Math skills 
  • Ability to work with a sense of urgency
  • Familiarity with secondary market collateral guidelines

Preferred Skills/Experience:

Associate Degree preferred; concentration in Business, Real Estate, Finance or equivalent work experience.

Hours and Work Schedule

Hours Per Week: 40
Work Schedule:  8:30am – 5:30pm, Monday - Friday


Why Work for Us

At Citizens, you'll find a customer-centric culture built around helping our customers and giving back to our local communities. When you join our team, you are part of a supportive and collaborative workforce, with access to training and tools to accelerate your potential and maximize your career growth.

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