TheCommercial Credit Underwriteris responsible for underwriting and structuring of straightforward and complex credit transactions with minimal oversight from the CO/CCM. The Underwriteris able to underwrite complex credit transactions with minimal oversight from the Credit Officer (CO) and also approves credit transactions with some coaching from the CO/CCM based on approval grid. The Underwriterleads the credit approval process with assistance from the CCM as needed for clients without CO coverage and is an active participant with the CO in credit approval process for complex clients/transactions. Underwriterleads documentation and closing for straightforward credit transactions and has an active role with the CO in documentation and closing for complex transactions. Provides ongoing management and primary accountability for all monitoring and maintenance activities on an assigned portfolio, including a higher composition of complex client relationships. They monitor clients operating performance and financial condition to proactively identify issues and opportunities. They deliver financial, industry, economic and other analysis to facilitate decision making, while also ensuring adherence to credit policies, guidelines, and applicable regulatory requirements. The Underwriter provides ongoing coaching and support to other Credit team members. They report to the Commercial Credit Manager (CCM) and partner closely with COs and Analysts.
General qualifications include: a BS/BA degree desired, 5+ years of solid experience in financial analysis, structuring, underwriting and portfolio management, strong communication and analytical/technical skills, including financial accounting, modeling and loan structuring.
Role can be filed as a Commercial Credit underwriter I or II depending on candidate experience.