First Columbia Bank & Trust Co., a strong, independent community bank with over $900 million in assets and 190 employees headquartered in Bloomsburg PA, seeks experienced full-time Commercial Lender in our Bloomsburg, PA office. As part of the Lending Department, this position reports to the EVP, Chief Lending Officer.
Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Build profitable banking relationships and provide financial needs to business customers in the surrounding Bloomsburg area.
Works with the Chief Lending Officer to establish annual quantitative commercial lending objectives, integrate objectives with the annual marketing/sales plan, solicit new business from present and prospective customers and maintain ongoing business relationships with present customers. Seeks cross-selling opportunities.
Cooperates with, participates in, and promotes the adherence to all internal policies, procedures, and practices in support of risk management and overall safety, soundness, and compliance with all regulatory requirements.
The ideal candidate must have a broad range of knowledge in commercial lending, deposit products, and lending procedures. Selected candidate will have a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent, with a preference for a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or a related field. Specialized banking education and training required. In addition, a minimum of 5 (five) years' experience in related banking/lending positions is preferred.
The selected candidate must have strong computer skills, including Windows based software applications (Microsoft Word and Excel). Reading and math skills are also required, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both verbal and written). Candidates must have initiative, be self-motivated, possess sales knowledge and conduct themselves in a positive and professional manner. In addition, a demonstrated ability to effectively perform multiple tasks and jobs throughout the division or department, as well as handle commercial loans with a great amount of complexity.
We provide a competitive compensation and excellent benefits including 401(k), paid holidays and vacation.
Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.
About First Columbia Bank & Trust Co.
First Columbia Bank & Trust Co., a strong, independent full-service community bank with over $900 million in assets and 195 employees headquartered in Bloomsburg PA, with 13 branch locations serving Columbia, Montour and Northumberland counties.