Middle Market Commercial Banker – Deerfield, IL – 617

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 client is seeking to fill a Middle Market Commercial Banker role located in the Deerfield, IL market. The position is responsible for active business development, originating, evaluating, authorizing, recommending for approval and monitoring of middle-market commercial loans.

The opportunity has a generous salary and benefits package

Middle Market Commercial Banker responsibilities include:

  • Performing sales activities to develop new relationships with business clients and produce sales results.
  • Maintaining and participating in professional organizations and community relations to increase the Bank’s visibility and garner new business opportunities
  • Maintaining and preparing lending activity reports
  • Originating, evaluating, authorizing, or recommending approval of commercial, middle market loans.
  • Interviewing clients and prospects regarding credit and other banking service needs.
  • Collecting and evaluating financial condition, cash flow, repayment capacity, collateral position, etc.
  • Overseeing loan presentations.
  • Responding to current client inquiries.
  • Requesting updated financial information.
  • Monitoring portfolio for potential problem loans.
  • Attending Special Asset meetings, as necessary.
  • Keeping abreast of local and national economic, financial, political and legislative events and climate which could have an impact on commercial lending activity.
  • Supporting the Bank’s CRA commitment by development of relationships with not-for-profit organizations, community groups and low/moderate housing financing opportunities.

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:

  • College degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field or equivalent.
  • Five or more years’ experience in Banking Industry.
  • Three or more years’ experience in middle-market Banking/Lending.
  • Microsoft Office proficiency.
  • Formal credit training desirable.
  • Strong business development and relationship management skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Ability to multi-task while meeting deadlines.
  • Strong knowledge of commercial credit structuring lending regulations and compliance requirements.
  • Knowledge of Treasury Management and deposit products.

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