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Foreclosure Prevention Counselor/Trainer

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If you are looking for a challenging but yet gratifying opportunity to make a real difference on the front lines of home preservation, consider a career in Foreclosure Prevention. We are seeking a highly qualified Housing Counselor to engage homeowners at risk of foreclosure throughout the DC Metro area. Our counselors regularly work with homeowners, lenders, municipalities as well as the courts to prevent foreclosure on a daily basis. If you are highly motivated and want to be challenged, please apply.

Job responsibilities:

  • Provide counseling to homeowners on all housing issues in order to resolve problems and improve housing opportunities.
  • Evaluate homeowners' eligibility for loss mitigation options and other alternatives to avert foreclosure.
  • Prepare mortgage relief applications with clients and follow-up with lenders to confirm completion.
  • Negotiate workout agreements with lenders on behalf of clients.
  • Prepare homeowners for foreclosure mediation and participate at mediation sessions to support client needs.
  • Follow-up with all clients to be assured that their needs are being met.
  • Maintain accurate written and computer based files.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to communicate with a variety of people including lenders, realtors, and low and moderate income families from a variety of cultures.
  • Ability to translate technical information into layman's terms.
  • Compassionate listener and firm educator.
  • Must demonstrate an ability to work with a minimum of supervision.
  • Must be versatile in order to handle a wide variety of duties.
  • Sensitivity to the needs within the community and to individual clients.
  • Computer skills.
  • Bi-linigual preferred.

If you are looking for a challenging but yet gratifying opportunity to make a real difference on the front lines of home preservation, consider a career in Foreclosure Prevention. We are seeking a highly qualified Housing Counselor to…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Salary

$48,000 - $58,000

Benefits

HCS offers an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental, life and long-term disability insurance, significant annual and sick leave, comp-time, tax deferred annuity contributions.

HCS offers an excellent benefits package that includes health, dental, life and long-term disability insurance, significant annual and sick leave, comp-time, tax deferred…

Level of Language Proficiency

The ideal candidate should be able to master the English language. Additional languages are certainly a plus but not required.

The ideal candidate should be able to master the English language. Additional languages are certainly a plus but not required.

Location

Remote
Work must be performed in or near Washington, DC
Associated Location
2410 17th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009, United States
Suite 100

How to Apply

Send cover letter and resume to employment@housingetc.org. Resumes without cover letters will not be considered.

Send cover letter and resume to employment@housingetc.org. Resumes without cover letters will not be considered.

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