Commercial Lender

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States

Posted on 10/30/2019

Position Details





Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)


Bachelor's Degree

Commercial Lender - Agriculture - Immediate Hire


The Lending Officer follows established procedures to plan, direct and organize the sales and daily operational activities of the branch. Scope of responsibility will include maintaining and developing commercial customer’s accounts including loan, deposit, and other relevant bank offered products in a safe, legal, and profitable manner. The Lending Officer is responsible for providing support, guidance and training to branch staff.


This role requires someone who is able to:

  • Direct, administer and coordinate the activities of the banking center, in accordance with established Bank goals and objectives 
  • Develop new outside business; oversee and ensure sales of new and existing business inside the branch and promote new sales generation outside the branch 
  • Maintain an in-depth working knowledge of all products, servicing, equipment, internal controls and policy & procedures 
  • Recommend credit decisions on loans over assigned limits to appropriate level of management 
  • Approve or deny loans within established credit lines 
  • Collaborate with Human Resources in decision making process regarding hiring, promotions and/or terminations 
  • Consistently promotes the Bank in a positive manner to community, customers, and staff




  • Previous managerial/supervisory experience 
  • Strong analytical and business judgment skills 
  • Above average communication skills, including written, verbal, and coaching 
  • Knowledge and demonstrated proficiency of bank products and services 
  • Previous experience in developing and managing a commercial loan portfolio 


Education and Experience: 


  • Bachelors degree, preferably with an emphasis in Business, Finance or Accounting or 3 plus years commercial lending experience 
  • Advanced knowledge of bank compliance regulations, policies and procedures