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Commercial Associate - Healthcare, Education, Not for Profit – Chicago/Denver/ Cleveland/ Troy, Michigan)

Troy, Michigan;

Job Description:

Bank of America's Healthcare, Education and Not-for-Profit (HENFP) group is seeking a Commercial Associate. The HENFP group is part of the Global Commercial Bank which serves public and private companies, generally with annual revenues of $50 million to $2 billion. HENFP is unique in that our client teams are dedicated to adding value providing bespoke products and solutions to Not-for-Profit Healthcare (Hospital systems), Private Higher Education, and Not For Profits with no upper limit on revenue size of those organizations (the largest exceed $20 billion in annual revenue). The Healthcare, Education & Not For Profit group supports the financial needs of a variety of 501(c) not for profit clients including healthcare, private universities, colleges and K-12 schools, cultural, professional and social service organizations.  Primary responsibilities of the Commercial Associate (CA) are focused on working with Relationship Managers and their client teams to help deliver the financial services/products and consultative advice that Bank of America delivers to our HENFP clients. The CA role is a developmental role for future client-facing associates, specifically Relationship Managers.  * This position can be based in Chicago, Cleveland, Denver or Troy, Michigan.  

The Commercial Associate (CA) participates as an integral member of the core Client Team, working with clients and prospects. The CA will be heavily involved with developing and participating in client/client team presentations (economic updates, market forecasts, industry updates, industry valuations), pitch books and relationship reviews. The CA participates in the credit approval process in order to gain exposure to Credit products and the decision/approval process. Participates in treasury solutions packaging in order to gain exposure to Treasury products/services and their related approval/support processes. Coordinates with product partners, deal team members and clients throughout the course of a transaction. Delivers financial, industry, and economic analyses and other activities to facilitate decision making with comprehensive and in-depth company and industry research. Responsible for new business analytics to support the client teams, focusing on enhancing existing relationships, and identifying opportunities for up-tiering. Monitors activities across multiple portfolios in order to identify opportunities for expanding client relationships. Work efforts must be thorough and focused, exhibiting strong oral and written communication skills. Able to work with minimal supervision on assigned tasks, and is able to connect analytical work to the client needs and strategic objectives. The CA must desire to be developed to become a Relationship Manager. 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related area

  • Completion of Commercial Credit Training Program

  • Minimum 3 - 5 years of previous business experience

  • Demonstrates initiative / self-motivation

  • Possesses strong interpersonal skills

  • Possesses strong analytical and modeling skills

  • Possesses understanding of corporate financial statements

  • Demonstrates strong critical thinking

  • Demonstrates the ability to independently make decisions

  • Knowledge and proficiency of internal/external programs such as Navigator, LoanIQ, Guidestar, Sales Presentation Center, Client Acquisition Tool, etc are helpful


Desired:

  • Desire to work with Healthcare, Higher Education, and Not for Profit Institutions to develop new business relationships and grow the business with existing clients.   

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Bank of America's Healthcare, Education and Not-for-Profit (HENFP) group is seeking a Commercial Associate. The HENFP group is part of the Global Commercial Bank which serves public and private companies, generally with annual revenues of $50 million to $2 billion. HENFP is unique in that our client teams are dedicated to adding value providing bespoke products and solutions to Not-for-Profit Healthcare (Hospital systems), Private Higher Education, and Not For Profits with no upper limit on revenue size of those organizations (the largest exceed $20 billion in annual revenue). The Healthcare, Education & Not For Profit group supports the financial needs of a variety of 501(c) not for profit clients including healthcare, private universities, colleges and K-12 schools, cultural, professional and social service organizations.  Primary responsibilities of the Commercial Associate (CA) are focused on working with Relationship Managers and their client teams to help deliver the financial services/products and consultative advice that Bank of America delivers to our HENFP clients. The CA role is a developmental role for future client-facing associates, specifically Relationship Managers.  * This position can be based in Chicago, Cleveland, Denver or Troy, Michigan.  

The Commercial Associate (CA) participates as an integral member of the core Client Team, working with clients and prospects. The CA will be heavily involved with developing and participating in client/client team presentations (economic updates, market forecasts, industry updates, industry valuations), pitch books and relationship reviews. The CA participates in the credit approval process in order to gain exposure to Credit products and the decision/approval process. Participates in treasury solutions packaging in order to gain exposure to Treasury products/services and their related approval/support processes. Coordinates with product partners, deal team members and clients throughout the course of a transaction. Delivers financial, industry, and economic analyses and other activities to facilitate decision making with comprehensive and in-depth company and industry research. Responsible for new business analytics to support the client teams, focusing on enhancing existing relationships, and identifying opportunities for up-tiering. Monitors activities across multiple portfolios in order to identify opportunities for expanding client relationships. Work efforts must be thorough and focused, exhibiting strong oral and written communication skills. Able to work with minimal supervision on assigned tasks, and is able to connect analytical work to the client needs and strategic objectives. The CA must desire to be developed to become a Relationship Manager. 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related area

  • Completion of Commercial Credit Training Program

  • Minimum 3 - 5 years of previous business experience

  • Demonstrates initiative / self-motivation

  • Possesses strong interpersonal skills

  • Possesses strong analytical and modeling skills

  • Possesses understanding of corporate financial statements

  • Demonstrates strong critical thinking

  • Demonstrates the ability to independently make decisions

  • Knowledge and proficiency of internal/external programs such as Navigator, LoanIQ, Guidestar, Sales Presentation Center, Client Acquisition Tool, etc are helpful


Desired:

  • Desire to work with Healthcare, Higher Education, and Not for Profit Institutions to develop new business relationships and grow the business with existing clients.   

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21016364

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 5% of the time

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Vicki Valhouli

Referral Bonus:

0

Colorado job seekers

Colorado pay range:

$85,000 - $85,000 annualized salary, offers to be negotiated based on experience, education and skill set.

Discretionary incentive eligible

This role is eligible to participate in the Corporate Performance Incentive Plan. Qualified employees are eligible for an annual discretionary award based on their overall individual results and behaviors performance at year-end (limited roles may also qualify for incentives during performance year).

Benefits

This role is eligible for all usual company benefits. At Bank of America, our employees are the foundation of our success. That’s why we’re committed to offering a variety of competitive programs and benefits that support your physical, emotional and financial wellness both at work and at home.