Bank of America Commercial Credit Officer in Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

Bank of America’s Wholesale Credit – Commercial Credit organization is seeking to hire a Credit Officer to join the Middle Market Sponsor finance team. This team works with the firm’s private equity clients to structure and execute loans on behalf of their portfolio companies, most of whom have a middle market client profile (e.g. general industries companies with EBITDA profiles of $15 million or higher). The Credit Officer will report to the Sr. Credit Manager of Middle Market Sponsor Finance (Charlotte). The role location is New York City; however, qualified candidates in Charlotte, Boston and Chicago will also be strongly considered.

The Credit Officer is a highlyskilled resource, providing expert level advisory guidance in the most complex, integrated debt capital solutions. The role also serves as Line/Credit approver in conjunction with Risk management based on credit approval grid and drives the internal credit approval process, loan documentation and closing. This role is primarily focused on new originations, although some level of portfolio management be also be required. The Credit Officer maintains knowledge of other BofAML products including Leveraged Finance, Investment Banking and Treasury Management that have credit exposure, and leverages product expertise to deliver the best possible and optimally integrated strategic solution for the client or prospect. The role is balanced between analysis of clients and prospects and their industries, design and execution of credit solutions, and the active management of asset quality.

General qualifications include a BS/BA degree (desired) and 7+ years of solid experience in financial analysis, structuring, underwriting and portfolio management, strong communication and analytical/technical skills, including financial accounting, modeling and loan structuring.

Posting Date : 10/24/2018

Location :

Chicago, IL, 135 S LA SALLE ST (IL4135),

Boston, MA, 100 FEDERAL ST (MA5100),


Charlotte, NC, HEARST TOWER, 214 N TRYON ST,

  • United States

Travel : Yes, 25% of the time

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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