TD Bank Commercial Portfolio Loan Specialist in Ramsey, New Jersey

Auto req ID 194308BR

Job Title Commercial Portfolio Loan Specialist

Job Status Full Time

Country United States

Province/State New Jersey

City1 Ramsey

Location Crescent Building

Business line Other

Job Category - Primary Operations & Underwriting

Job Category(s) Operations & Underwriting

TD Description About TD Bank, America's Most Convenient Bank®

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Job Description

The Commercial Portfolio Loan Specialist is responsible for administering and monitoring a Commercial Construction loan portfolio. The job

assesses and maintains compliance with loan documentation and Commercial Construction loan Credit Standards to manage the Banks

construction risk during the construction process.

Job Requirements

Responsible for the management and overall administration of a portfolio of commercial construction loans beginning at the preclosing

phase thru project completion

 Serves as a resource to the Line of Business and Credit Risk Officers in regards to TD Construction Loan Credit Standards, policies and

procedures. Provides high-quality internal and external customer service and support with the ability to handle large complex and high

profile projects. Assists with inquires, research and problem resolution for the Line of Business and the customer.

 Works closely with the Line of Business, Borrower and CLS team during the pre-closing process. Reviews all construction

documentation for conformity to the TD Credit standards for construction loans. Contributes to establishing a detailed project budget

and balanced sources and uses. Interprets complex credit policies, legal and title requirements and regulatory guidelines to ensure loan

documents meet applicable standards from preparation through execution. Reviews and approves all closing disbursements.

 Analyzes requests for funding against established budgets, sources and uses, and identifies any exceptions. Reviews all advance

request documentation in detail against approved controls, including AIA's, inspection reports, lien waivers and soft cost invoices. Is

relied on to make recommendations for funding as well as hold backs, based on knowledge of the project and TD Bank construction


 Maintains a balance between project costs and funding sources, ensuring the Banks risk is mitigated

 Reviews Inspection reports for accuracy and completeness of information provided. Follows up with external engineer and TD Bank

Engineering Dept. to make recommendations and resolve any issues or exceptions noted. Keeps Line of Business abreast of status of

the project and any issues.

 Maintains internal record keeping of loan disbursements and project progress through input to TD Bank's construction monitoring

system. Ensures the accuracy and maintenance of customer records and files. Coordinates processing of advances and repayments for

the project.

 Develops understanding of commercial products and services, understands and ensures adherence to Company guidelines, policies and

procedures regarding construction loans. Maintains a general overall knowledge of the construction lending industry and a detailed

understanding of appropriate regulations and guidelines.


Bachelor's degree (accounting/finance preferred) or work experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree required

3-5 years related experience required, preferably in Construction Administration or Commercial /Real Estate Lending or Credit


Excellent written and verbal communication skills

 Excellent customer services skills for both internal and external customers.

 Ability to review and identify issues as well as make educated recommendations for resolution within scope of their authority.

 Aptitude for analysis, systems and mathematics

 Attention to detail with the ability to prioritize in a high volume environment.

 PC proficient with strong Excel skills.

Hours 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM


At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live in and serve, and creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach her/his potential.

If you are a candidate with a disability and need an accommodation to complete the application process, email the TD Bank US Workplace Accommodations Program at . Include your full name, best way to reach you, and the accommodation needed to assist you with the application process.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

**Province/State (Primary) New Jersey

City (Primary) Ramsey