Senior Credit Officer – To $120K – Fort Worth, TX – Job # 3015

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 seeks to fill a Senior Credit Officer role in the Fort Worth, TX market. The selected candidate will be responsible for the oversight and administration of the bank’s loan portfolio through the monitoring and management of credit risk within the bank and its lending activities. The main purpose of this position is to establish internal controls and develop written policies and procedures for extending credit to the bank’s customers while ensuring that they effectively meet the overall goals of the company.

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

Senior Credit Officer responsibilities include:

  • Developing and maintaining standardized policies and procedures to assure the effective delivery of Commercial Credit Products for the bank and enhance the overall quality of the Bank’s loan portfolio.
  • Establishing a strong credit culture within the Bank.
  • Assist in developing the overall commercial loan portfolio and targeted yield.
  • Providing oversight for an effective credit approval process within the company that supports the credit risk appetite of the Bank while also facilitating desired asset growth objectives.
  • Directing all credit underwriting and loan portfolio management activities at the Bank.
  • Formulating, reviewing and approving lending policies and procedures.
  • Working with subordinate executives to assess the overall soundness of the loan portfolio and advice on policy questions, business development, staff requirements, performance appraisals, and salary administration as they relate to the lending function.
  • Servicing as part of top management in the development of long-range planning.
  • Adheres to the BSA Policy and all other Bank policies.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned by supervisor.

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:

  • B.S. /B.A. in Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, Economics, or similar discipline required.
  • Five or more years of commercial/real estate/business lending experience; preferably with a bank.
  • Five or more years of experience working in credit risk analytics and/or risk management with financial institutions including the development of credit policy, underwriting standards, and internal risk rating scorecards.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in C&I and commercial real estate lending, credit risk management, and credit approval process.
  • Expertise in loan structure and administration including experience in business development.
  • Proven record of strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Prior leadership and management experience required.
  • Superior negotiation, relationship building, and professional reliability.

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