Loan Assistant - Mena, AR
First Financial Bank has an immediate opening for a LOAN ASSISTANT in Mena, Arkansas.
The primary responsibility of this position is to assist the Loan Department and management in the performance of the daily duties as outlined below.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Request payments in form of checks and wires. Maintain log of loan disbursements on all loans. Request documents necessary at loan closings. Assist loan officers with loan packages. Order title work, verifications and other documentation necessary for loans. Schedule and request required reports. Handle written and oral correspondence with customers. Load financial data into computer using Excel and Word. File documents in loan files. Maintain office in manager’s absence. Assist with other special projects for management. All other duties as assigned by supervision.
Education/Experience Requirements: High school diploma or GED; one to two years of college preferred; Business school training or equivalent preferred; two to four years financial or accounting experience. Prior lending experience preferred. Real estate knowledge helpful but not required.
Other skills/abilities: Experience with computers, typewriters, calculators, fax machines and copy machines. Requires strong computer background in Excel and Word. Good telephone and people skills a must. Looking for someone who is a self-starter and able to work independently. Must be able to handle multiple projects and priorities. Also requires an individual who has excellent organization skills and can work well under pressure.
First Financial Bank offers an excellent benefits package which includes:
- Health/RX/Dental Plan
- Company paid Life Insurance
- Paid Vacation & Holidays
- 401(k), Profit Sharing and ESOP
First Financial Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer.