Commercial Loan Officer

Location: Syracuse, NY 13206

Employment Type: Full Time

Job Description Summary:

Why AmeriCU? AmeriCU has provided 66 years of local service and dedication to our members. We offer the same products and services as a bank but with low or no fees, and better rates. Do you believe in the Credit Union movement? If so, we want you to join our team! Not only is AmeriCU a great place to work, but we offer great pay and benefits too! 

About the role:

AmeriCU is looking for a candidate to provide excellent service to existing and prospective members seeking business loans or any other services offered by the Commercial Lending Department. As the Commercial Loan Officer you will indentify the business needs(s) and make recommendations as to the most appropriate financing and/or other solutions to fully meet the member needs. Will request and evaluate all required information provided by the business borrower which is necessary to initiate an underwriting request. Will also ensure that the financial condition of the business borrower is strong enough to support debt service obligations associated with the loan request. 


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Accounting or a related field of study or possesses equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum five years recent experience as a commercial and/or mortgage lender/relationship manager for a bank or credit union.  Ability to systematically gather read and analyze financial data.  Proven sales skills/ability.
  • Supervisory experience preferred, but not necessary.
  • Knowledge of laws and regulations governing commercial lending and collection practices.
  • Must be able to travel to all Financial Center locations on an as needed basis.