Commercial Banking Associate

American Commercial Bank & Trust

Lisle, IL 60532

General Description

The primary responsibility of the Commercial Banking Associate (CBA) is to provide high quality service to clients, prospects, and associates, while performing the work assigned. This customer service position is responsible for working in tandem with the Commercial Lending Officer(s) to help prepare loan presentation summaries in a timely and accurate manner. The individual will be responsible for processing loan requests from inception to closing, maintaining exception free credit files and managing an ongoing and growing portfolio of loan and deposit clientele.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Act as a liaison between lenders, clients and third parties to obtain and maintain documents required for new and existing loan underwriting relationships
  • Review documents which support underwriting such as organizational documents, title commitments, financial statements, appraisals, and construction draw documentation
  • Support the Lending Officer(s) in monitoring HMDA and CRA reporting
  • Maintain knowledge of the Bank’s Loan Policy
  • Maintain financial and collateral exceptions within bank standards
  • Other projects and duties as assigned including ongoing training

Skills Needed

  • Ability to prioritize competing tasks and exhibit strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • High level of responsiveness with both internal and external customers
  • Microsoft suite, FIS banking platform, Horizon and Baker Hill preferred
  • Lending and financial background experience preferred
  • Lifting not to exceed 45 lbs.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday


  • Commercial Banking: 1 year (Preferred)



If you wish to be considered for any of the above positions, please send your resume and cover letter to:

Cheryl Wignes
Human Resource Officer
701 LaSalle Street
Ottawa, IL 61350
Ph: 815.434.0044 Ext. 274