Wells Fargo Business Banking Team Lead in Salem, Oregon

At Wells Fargo, we have one goal: to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them achieve their dreams. We’re looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you’ll feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience.

Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.

Wholesale Banking provides financial solutions to businesses across the United States and globally. Our nine major business lines include Business Banking, Middle Market Banking, Government and Institutional Banking, Corporate Banking, Commercial Real Estate, Financial Institutions Group, Wells Fargo Commercial Capital, Wells Fargo Securities, and the Investment Portfolio. We also have groups in credit risk, group risk, finance, marketing, human relations, and the Wholesale Chief Operating Office that support our businesses.

Effectively acquires, manages and grows profitable account relationships with an extensive percentage of complex and large sized business customers that have annual gross sales of generally more than $5MM and less than $20MM. Ensures the overall success & growth of an assigned portfolio by deepening relationships of existing customers and through the acquisition of new customers. Proactively partners with existing customers in order to fully understand their businesses, goals, strategies and challenges. Accurately assesses their financial needs for the purpose of formulating a business plan and delivering an effective variety of financial products and services in order to help the customer succeed financially. Performs effective financial analysis and underwriting in the areas of credit, cash flow and collateral. Effectively partners with other Bankers and lines of business to deliver the full complement of Wells Fargo products and services. May structure and complete straight forward secured and unsecured business loans.. Under the direction of a Business Banking Manager, manages a small team of relationship managers in assigned market. Leads all team activities , including promoting the growth of the team's portfolio by implementing marketing and business plans, reviewing the quality of the team's business, ensuring the loan portfolio remains sound, and growing business banking loans, deposits and services. Reviews credit limits of applicable staff and ensures all credit decisions are in compliance with all policies and standards. Exercises authority of a manager in hiring, training, motivating and developing team members.

/Team members support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit’s risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements./

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of business banking or commercial banking experience

  • 2+ years of leadership experience

Desired Qualifications:

  • Commercial credit experience

  • Business development experience

  • Leadership experience including mentoring and coaching

  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Ability to identify customer needs and obstacles and take the necessary steps to problem solve

  • Experience building and maintaining relationships with customers, clients, and colleagues

  • Complex commercial credit underwriting experience

  • Ability to manage a book of business

  • Strong organizational, multi tasking, and prioritizing skills

  • Strong collaboration and partnering skills

  • A BS/BA degree or higher in business administration, economics, accounting, finance, or other business related field

  • Basic Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) skills

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Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.