Staff Attorney

Huntsville, AL
Administrative - Corporate – Legal
Full-Time Exempt
Who We Are:
Hometown Lenders, Inc. is a fully integrated, multi-channel mortgage lender. We are a closely-knit, professional organization committed to providing the highest level of customer service through highly experienced loan consultants utilizing the most innovative technology available.

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Hometown Lenders is looking for a driven Attorney to support our In-House Legal Counsel. The role will interact with various state and federal regulatory agencies, the Human Resources Department, and internal contacts related to compliance and legal matters. 

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES:
Legal Research and writing
Contract Review and Legal Document Curation
Internal filing, document organization, and maintenance
Proofreading and editing of transactional documents
Create maintain and archive policy and procedure documents for the entire organization
Ensure all documentation requests are aligned with corporate and business strategies by having proper approvals prior to publication
Work collaboratively with other members of the Legal, HR, & Compliance teams to provide additional resource and perspective on teams’ activities
Assisting with special projects, and additional tasks and responsibilities, as assigned by the Executive Management Team and In-House Legal Counsel
Experience using the Nationwide Multistate Licensing System & Registry (NMLS) for money transmitter licensing (preferred)

PREFERRED SKILLSET:
Strong organizational ability and the drive to manage multiple, conflicting deadlines
Professional written and verbal communication skills
Experience in Microsoft Office + G-Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Google Drive, etc)
Experience with Encompass360
Analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills to effectively resolve complex issues
Detail oriented and efficient
EDUCATION:
Bachelor's degree in Law, Accounting, Finance, Business, or related field.
2+ years of experience working for a state-regulated Money Services Business (MSB) in a Compliance, Regulatory Affairs, Regulatory Reporting, Financial Reporting
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Hometown Lenders, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.