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Residential Loan Officer – To $120K – Chicago, IL – Job # 2556

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & San Antonio, TX. Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking and accounting talent. In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers or accountants themselves!

We know how to evaluate the very best banking and accounting talent available in the market. Whether you are a candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank or company 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 Residential Loan Officer role in the Chicago, IL market. The successful candidate will be creating effective business plans to generate more revenue, increase brand loyalty, and improve customer satisfaction.

The position offers a generous salary of up to $120K and a full benefits package.

Residential Loan Officer responsibilities include:

  • Growing and maintaining a loan portfolio that conforms to the credit quality standards of the bank.
  • Meeting with existing and potential customers to provide expert guidance on financing options (portfolio & secondary market) for residential 1-4 family properties, including investment property and residential construction loans.
  • Managing portfolio loan servicing including residential construction draws.
  • Originating sufficient new loans to meet the Bank’s annual strategic plan.
  • Generating secondary market mortgage fee income, through approved programs, to meet the Bank’s annual strategic plan.
  • Managing team workflow to move transactions efficiently through all stages and ensure deadlines are met.
  • Performing regular market searches to maintain mortgage loan rates that maximize profitability while remaining sensitive to regulations and local competition.
  • Performing comprehensive review of loan disclosures and due diligence to match the credit decision and ensure lien perfection.
  • Proactively manage delinquencies with effective collection efforts as demonstrated by minimal losses.
  • Promptly recognize potential problem credits and implement resolution strategies.
  • Working with Marketing and Management to help create business development campaigns and opportunities.
  • Referring potential trust and financial planning opportunities, whenever possible.

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:

  • High School diploma or GED. Bachelor’s degree in Finance or a related field is preferred.
  • Five or more years as a Lender, in a banking institution, originating residential mortgage loans.
  • Five or more years of mortgage lending with appropriate credit or underwriting experience.
  • Five or more years of hands-on operations experience processing residential mortgage loans.
  • Five or more years of recent experience working with consumer and mortgage regulations with the ability to provide guidance and compliance review.
  • Recent experience processing or underwriting Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac transactions and working knowledge of their standard program requirements.
  • Formal training and/or ongoing informal instruction on consumer loan regulations.
  • Obtain and Maintain Illinois Notary Commission.
  • Experience working with mortgage loan origination software.
  • Proficiency with traditional application software programs (spreadsheet, word processing, database, and scheduling).

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

resumes@symicorgroup.com

 

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