Bank of the West CRES Appraisal Reviewer in Tempe, Arizona

CRES Appraisal Reviewer


What sets Bank of the West apart from other banks is our team members–they embody the optimistic spirit of the West. There is a spirit here that drives us to do more. Our team of more than 10,000 employees is vital to the success of our Bank. They reflect our modern western values—straightforward, entrepreneurial and optimistic. We seek to create a corporate culture that fosters and rewards excellence, encourages creative thinking and respects diversity – an environment where team members are engaged, supportive of one another and enthusiastic about serving our customers. Bank of the West offers the stability of a company that has a 135 year history and is part of BNP Paribas, a European leader in global banking and financial services and one of the 6 strongest banks in the world. We offer opportunities across our diverse business lines – Retail Banking, Commercial Banking, National Finance, and Wealth Management.

Position Summary

Review the quality of internal reviews already completed on

valuations for Bank of the West Mortgage Originations. Assist with appraisal compliance,

including working with AMCs

Essential Job Functions

  • Assist with the management of fee panel appraisers and


  • Respond to inquiries from management regarding quality and


  • Research online data

and make decisions on quality and valuation methodology.

  • Knowledge of Interagency guidelines is essential.


Job Specifications


Required Education or Equivalent Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree

Required Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Appraisal Review in amortgage/underwriting capacity with a mortgage lender

  • Licensed or certified and in good standing within thelast 4 years on the national registry and with the State AppraiserLicensing & Certification Board.

  • Advanced knowledge of Fannie Mae CollateralRequirements

  • Expertise within FNMA/FHLMC and FHA guidelines

Preferred Experience

  • Condo review expertise

Level Supervised

  • none

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Mortgage

Location: United States-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 038314