Loan Officer Assistant – Chicago, IL – 926

Who We Are

Bankers Recruiting Bankers – The Symicor Group is a boutique bank-only talent acquisition firm based in Chicago.  Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking talent to our valued clients…from a banker’s perspective.  In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers themselves! We know banking and how to evaluate the very best banking talent available in the market.  Whether you are a bank candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our bank client is seeking to fill a Loan Officer Assistant role in the greater Chicagoland area. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparation, completion, and accuracy of loan documents including real estate, construction, commercial, and installment.

This position offers a generous salary and an attractive benefits package.

Loan Officer Assistant responsibilities include:

  • Preparing and follow up on loan documentation for consumer, commercial, construction, and real estate loans.
  • Obtaining credit reports, ordering appraisals, and preparing loan approval documents.
  • Verifying and correct supporting documents as necessary.
  • Closing loans and completing final file documentation; obtaining updated financial information as necessary.
  • Preparing decline letters.
  • Following up for security instruments, including trust deeds, UCC financing, and UCC3 requests.
  • Opening title requests and ordering flood hazard certifications.
  • Ensuring reportable loans are provided to Loan Committee in a complete and timely manner.
  • Completing routine to complex financial transactions.
  • Ensuring legal documents are filed properly.
  • Scheduling loan closing for loan officers or may perform the loan closing.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • Associate Degree, Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Two or more years’ experience in loan processing and/or underwriting.
  • Current knowledge of industry specific guidelines and procedures including in depth understanding of loan processing.
  • Highly accurate data entry skills and strong level of skill working with a variety of PC and internet applications, including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint and the ability to navigate key industry specific Internet sites.
  • Strong multi-tasking, time management, thoroughness, and accuracy skills required.
  • Solid communication and organizational skills with focus on teamwork and cooperation.
  • A high level of confidentiality required.
  • Ability to work under deadlines with frequent interruption.

The next step is yours.  Email us your current resume along with the position you are considering to: