Credit Analyst at CareerBuilder

Posted in Other 7 days ago.

Location: Brookfield, Wisconsin

Job Description:

About us…

Byline Bank is a growing financial institution and we’re hoping you can join our team and grow with us!

Byline Bank is currently seeking a Commercial Credit Analyst to provide the bank’s credit decision authorities with complete and accurate loan presentations that adequately represent each loan request. Critical thinking, problem solving, and excellent communication skills are critical to the candidate’s success in this position, which serves a critical purpose in the bank’s success.

About you…

Come work with us. Work in a place where hard work is rewarded. Where you make a real difference. Where the people you work with treat you like family – because that’s exactly what you are.

What you need to bring…

An interest in SBA Lending and Commercial Banking and working with people, building relationships and providing the best customer experience possible is essential to this role.

Commercial Credit Analyst Core Responsibilities:

  • Review original documents to understand the nature of new loan requests and SBA eligible use of proceeds.
  • Spread and analyze financial statements, tax returns, personal financial statements, financial projections, and relevant information from business plans into spreadsheet templates to determine cash flow and potential repayment ability of the prospective borrower.
  • Review all relevant third party reports (business & personal credit reports, etc.), identify potential risks. Search for available data on public websites as necessary to support the Loan Presentation
  • Generate initial questions and request for missing documents to sales officer and customer in timely fashion in order to complete Loan Presentation; assist and provide input on corrections in loan structure as necessary.
  • Conduct communication with sales officer and customer to facilitate the gathering and synthesis of all relevant and necessary information. Participate in site visits if feasible.
  • Complete the Loan Presentation narrative write-up, assimilating all relevant facts to provide an accurate picture of the transaction’s strengths and weaknesses.


  • A minimum of two (2) years of credit analysis experience within a financial institution.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting or related field.
  • Knowledge of SBA loan structuring, underwriting, documentation and credit.
  • Thorough understanding of risks (market, rate, leverage, etc.) as it applies to the underwriting process.
  • Strong knowledge of loan agreements, assumptions, accounting, loan structuring, and collateral procedures.
  • Knowledge of SBA 7a, 504 and CAPline programs, and eligibility requirements is helpful.
  • Formal Credit Training is a plus.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment where priorities can shift frequently.
  • Exceptional analytical, reasoning, organization, problem solving and time management skills.
  • Working knowledge of federal and state banking regulations.
  • Strong ability to work in a team based environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Byline Bank is committed to providing equal employment opportunity and maintaining a workplace for employees and applicants for employment that is free from discrimination based upon age, race, religion, color, disability, marital status, gender, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you require a reasonable accommodation, due to a medical condition or disability, during any part of the application, please contact the human resources department to let us know the nature of your request.