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Credit and Lending Manager

Category: Full Time
Deadline: March 12, 2018
Contact: Megan Milligan (515-283-0940)
Location: The Iowa Center for Economic
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About Us: Iowa Center for Economic Success is a growing non-profit dedicated to empowering Iowans with the potential to succeed as they pursue opportunities to improve their financial futures. One of the key ways we fulfill our mission is by making loans to businesses that are otherwise unable to obtain capital. The Iowa Center administers the Targeted Small Business loan portfolio on behalf of the state of Iowa. The portfolio currently consists of over 60 active loans totaling over $1.2 million. This is a full-time, non-exempt position. The Credit and Lending Manager reports directly to the President and CEO.


• Oversee and manage the microloan portfolio for The Iowa Center as well as the Iowa TSB Loan Program

• Development and execution of program planning and goals

• Direct client services including business coaching, financial education and credit counseling

• Oversight of interns and loan staff

• Training and mentoring of lending staff, interns

• Funder/contract compliance including risk management, performance and reporting

• Submission of regular department reports

• Representing the program and the organization at events and presentationsstate-wide

• Cultivate relationships with banks and other referral partners

• Oversee loan disbursements • Other duties as assigned

Skills and qualifications:

• An BA in finance, accounting, economics or human services and 5 years of professional experience or a commensurate combination of education and experience

• Methodical and attentive to details

• Committed to excellentservice

• Excellent MS Office skills, especially Excel and email; experience working with accounting software a plus

• Enthusiastic for sales & client support

• Able to communicate effectively with individuals of differing backgrounds

• Able to work in a self-directed fashion

• Must have a valid Iowa Driver’s License and access to a car daily

• Must have the ability to work nights and weekends asrequired

• Spanish speaking candidates are strongly encouraged to apply


• Complete benefits package including 403(B) retirement plan; health, vision and dental coverage; and life insurance

• Paid vacation and sick leave

The Iowa Center for Economic Success is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity employer. If interested, please email your cover letter, resume, 3 references and salary requirements to

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