Location : Port Harcourt, Rivers
Employment Type : Full-time
We are looking for a Loan Officer on to behalf of our client to evaluate, authorize approval or deny loan applications for people or for business.
You will act as liaison between customers and the Company and help qualified applicants acquire loans in a timely manner.
Evaluate credit worthiness by processing loan applications and documentation within specified limits
Interview applicants to determine financial eligibility and feasibility of granting loans
Determine all applicable ratios and metrics and set up debt payment plans
Communicate with clients either to request or to provide information
Justify decisions (approvals / rejections) and report on them
Complete loan contracts and counsel clients on policies and restrictions
Update job knowledge on types of loans and other financial services
Maintain and update account records
Assess customer needs, explore all options and introduce different types of loans
Develop referral networks, suggest alternate channels and cross-sell products and services to accomplish quotas
Go the extra mile to build trust relationships, customer loyalty and satisfaction throughout theunderwriting process
Οperate in compliance with laws and regulations and adhere to lending compliance guidelines.
Proven working experience as a Loan Officer
Familiarity with computers and banking applications / software
Solid understanding of direct / indirect lending products and practices
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Customer satisfaction orientation and sales competencies
Ability to work in a goal oriented environment
BS degree in Finance, Economics or a related field
2 years Experience.