Small Business Lender - Grand Rapids, MI

Opportunity Resource Fund is a statewide community development financial institution providing loans to small businesses, particularly those who do not qualify for traditional financing. Do you like working and communicating with people of all ages and backgrounds, especially small business owners? Are you organized, personable, and hard working? Do you have good customer service skills and a strong work ethic and want to join a growing organization? Do you want to join a team with an internal “family first” philosophy and an open communication work environment – one with a great compensation package including paid time off, fringe benefits, and competitive wages? If you answered yes to these questions, you might be the perfect fit!

The full-time position of Small Business Lender is responsible for outreach to the communities we serve, sharing the news of our programs and loan products. The perfect fit we hire will be primarily responsible for solicitation and first round of underwriting of new loan applications, and working with our dedicated team of professionals, closing approved loans.

The perfect fit we hire will LOVE working with small business owners, real estate developers, and nonprofit organizations, and will have excellent oral and written communication skills. Ideal candidates will have experience with commercial underwriting necessary to produce fiscally sound loans and be able to work with limited, remote supervision. In addition, the perfect candidate will be a responsible self-starter not afraid of Michigan travel. We reimburse for use of own transportation.

Bachelor’s degree in business administration required, with a concentration in finance, business or accounting, or a degree in urban and regional planning, public administration or other related field.

Please submit resume and letter of interest to:  info@oppfund.org or Opportunity Resource Fund, 330 Marshall Street, Suite 105, Lansing MI48912.  OppFund is an EEO strongly dedicated to maintaining our diverse and inclusive work team.