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Mortgage Specialist Associate

Posted 6 days ago

Job Description

Application Deadline:


13000 rue Sherbrooke Est

Job Family Group:

Retail Banking Sales & Service

Cultivates, builds, and manages relationships with a referral network to build a pipeline of new mortgage business and increase BMO's share of the home financing market. Actively identifies sales opportunities and refers to BMO colleagues as appropriate. Develops and executes effective marketing and sales programs to drive business results. Follows corporate policies, operating directives, legal and regulatory requirements.

  • Inputs and mitigates credit applications in coordination with internal partners and customers to facilitate smooth fulfillment and ensure documentation meets stipulated terms and conditions.
  • Monitors approved home financing applications to coordinate collection of all required documentation.
  • Contacts BMO colleagues where required to discuss any terms and conditions where the documentation provided is unacceptable and/or to obtain any missing documentation.
  • Provides administrative support by maintaining a database of third party referral sources and customers including development and maintenance of a marketing calendar.
  • Ensures third party referral sources are kept aware of the latest BMO offers and news including preparing and sending updated rate sheets.
  • Provides marketing, event coordination, and general administrative support to assist the Mortgage Specialist in effectively maintaining positive and ongoing contact with their broader referral network.
  • Completes pre- and post- sales activities that support business and market share growth.
  • Understands customer needs to offer financial solutions that meet customer goals.
  • Receives and fulfils approved home and/or investment financing applications to provide accurate and efficient credit and administrative support.
  • Monitors home financing applications to advise BMO colleagues of any issues that might impede turnaround time and/or approval.
  • Delivers exceptional customer service that builds trust through expertise, responsive service, and support.
  • Resolves or escalates issues to meet customer expectations and ensures funds are advanced in a timely manner.
  • Provides customers with friendly, courteous, and professional service in response to queries and requests to identify client needs for banking products (e.g. everyday banking, lending, and investment) and refer to appropriate BMO partners.
  • Stays abreast of consumer needs, industry trends, best practices, and the regulatory requirements, policies, and procedures for mortgage products and services.
  • Addresses customer service issues according to established parameters, escalating persistent or complex matters to more senior staff or other departments for resolution.
  • Coordinates and executes specific activities for the implementation of strategic initiatives; includes tracking metrics and milestones.
  • Liaises with various BMO teams and customers to ensure satisfactory completion and/or fulfillment of the home financing application.
  • Documents updates in BMO's internal systems to ensure employees have access to the status of outstanding customer opportunities, transactions, and problems / issues.
  • Analyzes data and information to provide insights and recommendations.
  • Gathers and formats data into regular and ad-hoc reports and dashboards.
  • Executes routine tasks (e.g. service requests, transactions, queries, etc.) within relevant service level agreements.
  • Organizes work information to ensure accuracy and completeness.
  • Engages with referral network to create strong relationships that generate referrals and mortgage originations for clients requiring real estate lending solutions.
  • Completes all necessary transactions in compliance with guidelines and other requirements to maintain operational integrity.
  • Completes complex & diverse tasks within given rules/limits.
  • Analyzes issues and determines next steps; escalates as required.
  • Broader work or accountabilities may be assigned as needed.

  • Typically between 1 - 2 years of relevant experience and/or certification in related field of study desirable or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • If a Credit Qualifiable job, Credit Qualifications and associated credit knowledge and skills according to the credit portfolio requirements and qualification standards.
  • Working knowledge of personal lending and mortgage products and services.
  • Relationship Management skills - Good.
  • Problem Solving - Good.
  • Strategic influencing and negotiation - Basic.
  • Basic specialized knowledge.
  • Verbal & written communication skills - Good.
  • Organization skills - Good.
  • Collaboration & team skills - Good.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills - Good.
Salary :

$35,000.00 - $52,000.00

Pay Type:


The above represents BMO Financial Group's pay range and type.

Salaries will vary based on factors such as location, skills, experience, education, and qualifications for the role, and may include a commission structure. Salaries for part-time roles will be pro-rated based on number of hours regularly worked. For commission roles, the salary listed above represents BMO Financial Group's expected target for the first year in this position.

BMO Financial Group's total compensation package will vary based on the pay type of the position and may include performance-based incentives, discretionary bonuses, as well as other perks and rewards. BMO also offers health insurance, tuition reimbursement, accident and life insurance, and retirement savings plans. To view more details of our benefits, please visit:

We're here to help

At BMO we are driven by a shared Purpose: Boldly Grow the Good in business and life. It calls on us to create lasting, positive change for our customers, our communities and our people. By working together, innovating and pushing boundaries, we transform lives and businesses, and power economic growth around the world.

As a member of the BMO team you are valued, respected and heard, and you have more ways to grow and make an impact. We strive to help you make an impact from day one - for yourself and our customers. We'll support you with the tools and resources you need to reach new milestones, as you help our customers reach theirs. From in-depth training and coaching, to manager support and network-building opportunities, we'll help you gain valuable experience, and broaden your skillset.

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BMO is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. By learning from each other's differences, we gain strength through our people and our perspectives. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. To request accommodation, please contact your recruiter.

Note to Recruiters: BMO does not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to BMO, directly or indirectly, will be considered BMO property. BMO will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. A recruiting agency must first have a valid, written and fully executed agency agreement contract for service to submit resumes.

About BMO

THERE’S NEVER BEEN A BETTER TIME TO BE PART OF BMO. We’ve set our sights on being the bank that defines great customer experience. Our customers’ needs are changing and so are we. Everyone who works here has a role to play in making a difference for our customers. Every day. It’s an amazing feeling when you know you’re making a customer’s life better, and you can do it at BMO – whether you’re imagining a new product, designing a customer experience, streamlining an application, launching a marketing campaign or just being there in a very human way with the right answer.


Banking & Finance

Company Size

10,000+ employees

Application closing date is 2024-09-06

Current Openings

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