Commercial Loan Underwriter – To $90K – Los Angeles, CA – Job # 2691

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 bank client is seeking to fill a Commercial Loan Underwriter role in the Los Angeles, CA area. The successful candidate will be responsible for originating quality credit packages with appropriate commentary, financial analysis, and recommendations while ensuring compliance with regulations, policies, and internal procedures.

The position offers a generous salary of up to $90K and a full benefits package. (This is not a remote position).

Commercial Loan Underwriter responsibilities include:

  • Analyzing, risk-assessing credit applications and preparing loan presentation packages for commercial, SBA, and USDA loans.
  • Ensuring compliance with the Bank’s credit risk management strategy, the Bank’s credit policy, SBA’s SOP, and USDA’s Guarantee Loan Making policy by performing the following duties.
  • Assisting Closers in gathering necessary documents required for closing but not required for underwriting.
  • Consulting with Loan Officer and prospects/clients to validate new / renewal loan requests.
  • Pre-Qualifying the credit request (preliminary) or escalate to Supervisor.
  • Organizing documentation for credit analysis and approval.
  • Identifying discrepancies and inconsistencies and effectively explaining.
  • Ensuring accurate (compliant) completion of Commitment Letter Formal SBA Loan Application, preparing SBA Authorization, and pulling PLP or ETRAN score (as appropriate).
  • Assisting loan underwriting supervisors with new hires by acting as a mentor.
  • Performing other related duties as assigned by management.

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:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (AA) from a four-year college or university and two to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Knowledge of lending operations and closing procedures.
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts to apply math concepts.
  • Willingness to learn new tasks and approaches for accomplishing assignments.
  • Computer skills required: High-level proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.

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