The Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation (WWBIC) is a leading innovative statewide economic development corporation that’s been “Putting Dreams to Work” since 1987. We open the doors of opportunity by providing targeted individuals who are interested in starting, strengthening or expanding businesses with access to critical resources such as responsible financial products and quality business and financial education. Our focus is on individuals who face barriers in accessing traditional financing or resources – in particular women, people of color, veterans and low-income individuals. To learn more about WWBIC visit: www.wwbic.com.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
This full time position is responsible for producing approved, closed and disbursed loans and for expansion of WWBIC’s micro lending programs with a focus on Hispanic, bi-lingual and Spanish-speaking clients. Core responsibilities include: Identify, analyze, underwrite and close loan applications; develop and foster key relationships to ensure collaborative partnerships with area financial institutions and other sources for loan referrals; represent WWBIC at community and professional functions, conferences and meetings and provide exceptional service to loan clients.
This position requires a genuine desire to work with business owners of diverse ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. Bachelor’s degree, 3-5 years solid work experience in lending, banking, bank sales, underwriting or accounting, and written and oral Spanish-language fluency is required. In addition strong analytical and organization skills, the ability to multitask and meet deadlines and strong customer service skills are needed. Commercial banking or experience in small business financing or community development lending is preferred. Must have valid drivers license and proof of insurance as position requires local travel.
Benefits include medical, dental, 403(b) savings plan and more in a friendly environment. Salary is competitive, depending on qualifications. To apply, please email a letter of application, resume & salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.