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Commercial Lender

Commercial Lender

Be a part of local small business success stories with BankCherokee!

We have an opening for a Commercial Lender role.   Ideal candidates have strengths in networking and building banking relationships, provide excellent customer service, and possess strong knowledge and experience in small business lending - including SBA and C&I loans.  We are looking for a candidate with 3 to 5 years of experience interested in expanding their knowledge and leadership in this type of lending with a local community bank.     

Job Summary
Develops and maintains quality commercial loan portfolio with an emphasis in small business lending, including SBA and C&I products.  Maintains knowledge of various lending programs available for small businesses including SBA product line and SOP.   Provides high level of customer service and builds strong banking relationships.  Develops internal and external referral sources.  Generates loan volume and fee income according to annual budget and goals.   Active participant in loan committee  and community organizations.  Monitors portfolio quality, account relationships, and incoming financial statements.  Participates in work out activity when necessary.  Ensures compliance to policy, approval guidelines and bank regulations.  Demonstrates teamwork and actively works across departments to participate in achieving the Bank’s mission. 

About Us
BankCherokee is a Minnesota-based, family-owned and operated community bank with four locations in the Saint Paul area. Our mission is to succeed by helping our customers succeed. We have been located in the community, and active in community projects for over 100 years.  We offer the same products and services as big banks with the advantage of local, third-generation ownership. We are a great neighbor and small business advocate, with decision makers on site. You should join us! 

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Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type

Full Time


Smith Avenue Branch
607 Smith Avenue S Saint Paul, MN 55107