Personal Banker – To $50K – Chicago, IL – Job # 3266

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & Rockport, 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 community bank client is seeking to fill a Personal Banker role in the Chicago, IL market. The successful candidate will be performing all customer service functions while maintaining positive relationships with coworkers and customers.

The position includes a generous salary of up to $50k plus incentives and an excellent benefits program.

Personal Banker responsibilities include:

  • Managing customer accounts.
  • Opening, closing, and overseeing all transactions.
  • Managing loan pipeline, understanding loan documentation, and following through to obtain all required documentation from members.
  • Communicating with customers and resolving basic inquiries for deposit and basic loan questions.
  • Performing account maintenance for customers who are interested in other banking products.
  • Ensuring the customer’s needs are achieved by conducting a thorough financial needs assessment and offering the most appropriate products and services.
  • Accepting and inputting loan applications to assist customers in completing the loan process and helping to obtain the required documentation.
  • Processing additional functions including detailed reporting as assigned.
  • Providing solutions to customers regarding financial products and services.
  • Developing and maintaining a working knowledge of all Banks’ products and services.
  • Escalating issues to supervisor when necessary.
  • Assisting management in training and mentoring less experienced personal financial officers.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.

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 equivalent.
  • Two years of experience in customer service or comparable positions.
  • Experience in loan sales, application generation, and loan closing experience at a financial institution.
  • Previous experience in understanding and explaining credit bureau reports, liaising with members in satisfying loan stipulations, scheduling closings, and processing loan documents.
  • Successful ability to sell ancillary insurance products.
  • Ability to build positive relationships within the bank and capable of establishing professional expertise through integrity, dedication, and strategic counsel.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills; must be able to convey complex concepts in a clear and concise manner.

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