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Loan Officer

November 15, 2018
Southern AgCredit
Hattiesburg, MS
Commensurate with Experience

Southern AgCredit is a full-service, locally owned cooperative lender specializing in financing rural land and agricultural operations in Mississippi and Louisiana. We serve the fifty most southern counties in Mississippi and eleven parishes in Northwest Louisiana. From the Gulf Coast to the Ark-La-Tex, we provide financing solutions for a wide array of operations, including loans for land, improvements, agribusinesses, country homes, operating capital, livestock and equipment. Southern AgCredit is home to the largest portfolio of Mississippi rural real estate loans with over One Billion in total assets.

Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Finance, Agricultural Economics, or a related field, or equivalent experience, or two (2) or more years of experience as a loan officer or loan officer trainee.

Job Scope:

Recommends or approves loans in assigned territory within the limits of specific delegated authority. Develops and manage the loan portfolio including loan originations in the trade area served by the association. Has some latitude for decision making; works under moderate supervision. Assists senior-level staff with the development of the association market share.

  • Concentrates primarily on generating new business and developing a loan portfolio either through the purchase of participation interests in eligible loans originated by others or through direct solicitation origination of eligible loans.
  • Evaluates needs of potential clients and provides appropriate financial solutions.
  • Ensures proper loan underwriting and structuring is achieved through enforcement of loan policies and that they are properly approved in accordance with loan authorities and in conjunction with the centralized underwriting units.
  • Makes calls on important prospects to sell and service consumer and banking needs.
  • Manages and monitors respective loan portfolio and status of all exceptions and past dues on business and consumer loans in accordance with loan policy working in conjunction with reports from the centralized underwriting units
  • Provides ongoing relationship servicing, including the resolution of service issues of clients.

To Apply:

If you meet the minimum requirements and want to be consider for this position, please send your resume and salary history to:

Madeline Twilbeck, Executive Administrative Officer
Southern AgCredit, ACA
Office: 601-499-2820
Fax: 601-510-9101

Southern AgCredit, ACA is an EOE/AA/M/F/D/V Employer

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