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Commercial Lender (C&I Lender)

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  • North Regional Office - Fair Lawn, NJ
  • Central Regional Office - Edison, NJ
  • South Regional Office - Voorhees, NJ
Description:  The Commercial Lender develops new business relationships and analyzes and underwrites the most complex and/or largest dollar value commercial loans.  This role approves loans within established guidelines and lending authority. Maintains portfolio of existing customer relationships. May provide guidance to less experienced commercial lenders. 
Job Requirements:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or Finance required. MBA preferred;
  • Minimum of 7 years experience as a Commercial Lender;
  • Local business experience;
  • Strong Commercial and Industrial (C&I) expertise is required;
  • Must have the ability to develop and retain C&I loan business;
  • Must be able to produce assigned loan volume as set annually by your supervisor;
  • Must ensure and maintain asset quality of loan portfolio;
  • Excellent decision making and problem solving abilities;
  • Thorough knowledge of lending regulations required;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to deal effectively with customers, attorneys, realtors and other financial institutions as well as all levels of Bank personnel;
  • Excellent organizational, follow-up and time management skills;
Desired Skills:
  • Independent and highly motivated self-starter;
  • Results oriented with proven track record to motivate self and others to accomplish objectives;
  • Dedicated, enthusiastic, and driven; possesses a strong work ethic;
  • A collaborator and team player, translating knowledge and experience into strong and productive relationships;
  • Ability to deliver a seamless experience to the customer.
To Apply:  Please click the "Apply Online" button above and submit your application.
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