Portfolio Manager (CRE/C&I) – To $120K – Chicago, IL – Job # 2905

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 Portfolio Manager (CRE/C&I) role in the Chicago, IL area. This selected candidate will manage a portfolio of existing loans and do new business development.

This position includes a generous salary of up to $120K and a full benefits package. (This is not a remote position).

Portfolio Manager (CRE/C&I) responsibilities include:

  • Managing a portfolio of commercial clients including monitoring loan covenants and structuring loan proposals.
  • Underwriting and originating new credits from existing and/or new customers including renewals, modifications, and annual reviews.
  • Making appropriate loan structure recommendations.
  • New Business Development.
  • Proactively looks to expand client base by cultivating referral relationships, and target marketing clients/prospects in accordance with the Bank’s marketing standards.
  • Meeting and exceeding monthly performance scorecard goals that include but, are not limited to developing new profitable business relationships.
  • Enhancing the cross-sell ratio through the expansion and deepening of client penetration as well as job-related behaviors.
  • Spreading, analyzing, and reviewing financial conditions, income sources, and collateral coverage of borrowers including corporations, partnerships, sole proprietors, and individuals.
  • Collecting updated borrower financial information in accordance with periodic reporting requirements and completing scheduled loan reviews.
  • Preparing loan presentation write-ups for management and loan committee approvals.
  • Ensuring that loans and other assets are appropriately, and timely risk rated in accordance with the Bank’s loan policy.

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 is preferred, or equivalent business experience is preferred.
  • Five or more years in a commercial real estate department of a bank.
  • Knowledge of loan documentation.
  • Strong background in prospecting for new clients and a demonstrated track record in business development.
  • Strong organizational, and time management skills, and leadership qualities.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to understand accounting, including financial statement spreads, cash flows, and credit analysis.

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