Job Description

Date Active

Nov 3, 2022 3:00:17 PM

Requisition #

22-2209

Hours Per Week

40

Location

Two Stamford Plaza-FF773

City

Stamford

State

Connecticut

Job Description/ Requirements

If you’re looking for a meaningful career, you’ll find it here at Webster. Founded in 1935, our focus has always been to put people first--doing whatever we can to help individuals, families, businesses and our colleagues achieve their financial goals. As a leading commercial bank, we remain passionate about serving our clients and supporting our communities. Integrity, Collaboration, Accountability, Agility, Respect, Excellence are Webster’s values, these set us apart as a bank and as an employer. 

Come join our team where you can expand your career potential, benefit from our robust development opportunities, and enjoy meaningful work!

Position Summary:

  • Director level workout professional with broad experience in managing a portfolio of adversely classified loans, with a focus on maximizing recovery and minimizing losses.
  • Significant experience (at least 8 years) of managing adversely classified loans.
  • Actively participate and lead such key processes (if requested) as Impairments, PAR, Key Credit Metrics and Watch and Worse for assigned portfolio.
  • Operate as a senior member of the CLW Sponsor & Specialty team.
  • Mentor junior colleagues and act as a Subject Matter Expert relative to working out adversely classified loans.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage a portfolio of Leveraged Sponsor Loans and that have been classified and transferred to Commercial Loan Workout.  Act as resource/Subject Matter Expert for other team members.
  • Evaluate credit file information and develop plan for resolution of loans to minimize exposure for the Bank.
  • Execute approved strategies in a timely manner, assessing success and revising proactively as needed during the workout process. 
  • Follow bank policies to identify deteriorating credits, non-performing loans, prepare impairment analysis, recommend write downs and report to senior management on a timely basis.  Participate in quarterly portfolio reviews and watch list reviews.
  • Coordinates with inside/outside legal counsel to protect Bank’s security and collateral; negotiate waivers and forbearance agreements; and document transaction restructurings in conjunction with approved workout strategy.
  • Work effectively with internal partners and outside advisors as part of individual workout situations.
  • Maintain complete, accurate and current electronic loan files for all assigned loans.
  • Perform other duties as required and directed by the Senior Managing Director Business Banking/CLW.

Education and Experience:

  • Knowledge of commercial lending practices, including loan structure, covenant and risk mitigates.
  • Ability to work independently and determine appropriate prioritization aligned with organization goals.
  • Sound judgment & analytical skills with self-maintained focus.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with ability to interact using tact and diplomacy.
  • Excellent organization / time management skills.
  • Function effectively in a small team, recognizing all members are vital to the organization’s success.
  • College Degree Preferred.
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience in commercial lending or workouts.

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Equal Opportunities

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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