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Portfolio Development Officer in Boston, MA at Eastern

Date Posted: 3/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Boston, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

When you join Eastern Bank, you join the largest and oldest mutual bank in the country. We pride ourselves in having knowledgeable and experienced professionals that can provide the expertise, personal attention and service our customers deserve.

As the fourth-largest full-service commercial bank in Greater Boston, we are able to offer you unique opportunities for career growth throughout the organization, as well as a competitive compensation and benefits program.

As an inclusive company, we work to ensure that our valued employees are treated fairly, recognized for their individuality, and encouraged to reach their fullest potential. These values have earned us a reputation as a great place to work and provide a strong reason why you should consider a career with us.
This position will have an accelerated learning path around the credit process in place. This will include internal analyst courses, regular attendance at credit committee meetings, structure loan transactions with the feedback of the Credit Delivery Manager or Team Leader and some participation in 3rd party credit courses.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
  • The Portfolio Development Officer must work within the boundaries of the division and bank’s policies and procedures. 
  • Must have the ability to regularly and consistently facilitate the resolution of issues that occur with complex and diverse commercial relationships.
  • Ability to work independently and to consistently demonstrate the ability to balance multiple assignments and priorities. 
  • Must possess strong communication skills, both written and verbal and have the interpersonal skills needed for a positive team environment. 

Job Requirements

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • 5 years of banking experience
  • Must have a basic understanding of commercial businesses and banking.
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of credit and sales processes.
  • Superior communication, organizational, writing, and interpersonal skills required.
  • Strong sales skills in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be resourceful and able to search out answers and solutions to complex problems and issues.
  • Able to utilize a full range of Portfolio Management responsibilities
  • Technologically proficient.