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Commercial Credit Lending Officer I- Agriculture

Phoenix, Arizona

Job Description:

This position is on a specialty team that decisions National Agricultural and Food Product clients. The Lending Officer acts as the point of contact for driving credit solutions for the client. The Lending Officer maintains relationships with the client management team, and works directly with clients from deal structuring through final credit approval, legal document negotiations and closing as necessary. The Lending Officer is responsible for negotiation with the client on credit terms, performing full underwriting analysis and preparing deal justification. The Lending Officer will have single signature approval authority (per the Approval Grid) for credit and monitoring actions as needed. The Lending Officer ensures data quality of credit related client and deal information. The role is centrally located, market aligned and remote from the client team. The role will have virtual client contact.

Required Skills:

  • 3-5 years of Commercial credit experience

  • Existing credit risk or underwriting background in Commercial credit

  • Client-facing skills including strong communication and negotiation behaviors

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Proficiency in technology, including Microsoft applications

  • Proven self-motivator with the ability to effectively prioritize work

  • Able to communicate effectively throughout the organization 

  • Attention to detail and able to execute in a fast paced environment

  • BA/BS degree required; Finance, Accounting or Economics majors preferred

  • Agricultural background and or experience preferred.


1st shift (United States of America)

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Full time


Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 10% of the time


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Primary Location:
201 E WASHINGTON ST, AZ, Phoenix, 85004