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Columbia Banking System Inc.

Columbia Bank is a Northwest community bank dedicated to our customers, our communities and our employees. We place the highest priority on customer service and strive to make a positive contribution in each community we serve by employing people who truly make a difference to our customers and communities.In this part of the website, you'll learn about how we do business, our commitment to communities, our directors and officers, our latest financial reports and our latest news. Whether you'... Read More

Address      1301 A Street Suite 800 Tacoma, WA 98402
Website      /www.columbiabank.com/
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Loan Officer

 The Residential Loan Officer responds to customer inquiries and referrals that are generated from both their own contacts and from other bank business channels. The Residential Loan Officer conducts interviews with prospective borrowers in order to analyze financial and credit data, determine customer financing objectives, advice customers of product/pricing policies and guidelines, and gather any additional required information. The Residential Loan officer ensures exceptional customer service by maintaining thorough knowledge of lending programs, policies, procedures and regulatory requirements, demonstrating a commitment to professional ethics, complying with all Federal and State compliance policies and adhering to HMDA requirements.

Required Skills:
Two to three years of experience in a loan origination experience
Knowledge of conventional and/or government guidelines
Knowledge of processing underwriting and/or closing procedures/federal lending regulations governing real estate lending
Ability to manage a heavy pipeline of 50 plus loans
Strong written and verbal communications skills
Teamwork and customer service skills a must
Self-motivated and highly organized
 Ability to prioritize multiple competing task

Desired Skills:
Current book of business in the local market
Familiar with FHA and HUD guidelines
Strong computer skills including MS applications and previous experience utilizing laptop technology for communication purposes including accessing rate, credit and loan status information
Solid time management skills and the ability to organize, prioritize and perform multiple tasks simultaneously
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both verbally and in writing, across a variety of audiences
Ability to analyze and comprehend complex financial data and provide financial alternatives
Professional and effective interpersonal skills

Physical Requirements:
Ability to sit or stand for a prolonged duration
Ability to perform repetitive finger, hand, and arm movements
Ability to lift 25 lbs
Ability to think critically and provide appropriate solutions
The position for which you are applying is one that would have access to cash, financial instruments, financial transactions or confidential customer financial information.  Columbia Bank has determined that personal financial responsibility is substantially related to preventing misuse or misappropriation of financial instruments or information which is an essential function of the position for which you are applying.  A consumer report is requested on that basis.

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