Commercial Real Estate Loan Closer – To $65K – Deerfield, IL – Job # 2231

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 Real Estate Loan Closer role in the Deerfield, IL market. The successful candidate will provide support to the Commercial Real Estate group account Officers by preparing loan files and coordinating loan closings with the Loan Operations department. The candidate will be assisting in collecting and monitoring the receipt of customer financial information.

This opportunity comes with a generous salary of up to $65K and a full benefits program.

Commercial Real Estate Loan Closer responsibilities include:

  • Working with Loan Operations, account officers, and attorneys to generate and review loan documents and coordinate loan closings.
  • Gathering necessary information and assembling loan files.
  • Preparing Loan Operations checklists for new loans, renewals, and modifications.
  • Following up with Loan Operations and/or account officers on outstanding items.
  • Ordering and reviewing title insurance, flood certification, credit reports, and other third-party reports and alert account officers to any issues or concerns identified prior to final approval by the account officer.
  • Reviewing operating account covenants.
  • Reviewing loan operations line tickler summary when an originated or renewed loan is booked to determine that all Financial Information Reporting and Monitoring requirements from the approved loan application are correctly reflected.
  • Reviewing loan accounting system reports to identify financial reporting information that is due or past due.
  • Contacting customers to request updated information and notify the account officer of non-response or challenges in obtaining the required information.
  • Saving financial information to the shared drive and notifying Loan Operations and the CRE Administration Officer of receipt.
  • Obtaining information from customers that are required to open a new deposit account and coordinate account opening with Treasury Management.
  • Serving as a liaison between Treasury Management and CRE customers.
  • Completing commercial loan projects as assigned by the Senior Vice President of CRE.

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.
  • Associate’s or bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field preferred
  • Two or more years of experience in loan documentation or loan operations.
  • Exposure to commercial real estate lending and/or paralegal training preferred.
  • Knowledge of real estate lending, loan policy, loan documentation, and regulatory requirements Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to collaborate with loan officers, Loan Operations, Credit and Treasury Management to accomplish goals.
  • Ability to work independently, efficiently, and innovatively as part of a team.
  • Must work well under pressure, meeting multiple and conflicting deadlines.
  • Computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Office.

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