Bank of America Leasing Credit Officer - Energy Services in Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

Essential Functions:

Responsible for helping clients achieve their overall strategy through the innovative use of various funding alternatives; possess and share with the client and other members of the client team expert knowledge of business finance and the products and services associated therewith. Interact regularly with clients in an effort to proactively understand their goals, their current performance, and their needs. The LCOII uses this client knowledge to assess the appropriateness of existing solutions and to propose optimal financing alternatives or additional financing solutions. Directly accountable for managing credit quality and the approval process through their interaction with senior Risk Management Officers and Product Delivery Managers. Also accountable for the documentation of transactions as a principal member of the transaction team. One of the client team members responsible for interacting with financing product specialists for Energy Services.

Required Education:

  • Undergraduate degree in finance or accounting; MBA preferred

Prior Work Experience:

  • 5-7 years experience in commercial banking, leasing, insurance or finance industry with significant credit experience. Municipal credit underwriting experience is essential.

Required Skills:

  • Experience in municipal and institutional credit analysis and underwriting, including secured equipment-oriented financings, real property transactions, and various types of bond financings. Should be comfortable with the structuring and documentation of such financings.

  • Municipal underwriting experience is essential; experience with Federal government energy and/or IT financing transactions a plus

  • Strong credit and risk analysis skills

  • Must be able to analyze, interpret and negotiate third party documentation

  • Customer service

  • Problem solving

  • Clear and articulate oral and written communication skills

  • Computer skills

  • Organization

  • Teamwork

  • Results oriented, is able to accomplish objectives in a specified timeframe

  • 10% Travel

  • Preferred locations – Chicago, New York, Providence, Boston

Posting Date : 03/06/2018

Location :

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

Boston, MA, 100 FEDERAL ST (MA5100),


Providence, RI, 1 FINANCIAL PLZ (RI1537),

  • United States

Travel : Yes, 10% of the time

Full / Part-time : Full time

Hours Per Week : 40

Shift : 1st shift

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