Associate Development Program (Palo Alto, CA & Boston, MA)
Associates support loan growth, risk management, and client satisfaction in partnership with senior bankers and other groups within Silicon Valley Bank. Associates assist in monitoring an assigned portfolio of credits. They independently process loan advances, monitor and analyze borrowers' financial performance and loan covenant compliance. Associates work with Relationship Managers, as well as contacting clients directly to resolve compliance related questions and inquiries. Associates handle a variety of routine credit documentation requirements in addition to reviewing noncompliance and past due status for assigned accounts. They will also review financial information, collateral and other assets to assess portfolio risk and profitability. Associates review portfolio management reports and engage in regular portfolio review meetings with the credit officer. Additionally, Associates assure credit files comply with SVB policies and procedures. After attaining proficiency in the duties attributed to loan monitoring activities, the Associate will further grow their skills by supporting the sales process by preparing credit recommendation requests. Associates assist in the underwriting of credits, analyzing financial statements and preparing the due diligence approval package for renewals and modifications. There may also be an opportunity to prepare the underwriting documents for credit, facilitate the booking process, in an effort to grow sales and risk management skills. Qualifications
Associates must be able to work independently in completing assigned duties. Strong organizational and time management skills are important, as multi-tasking is essential to monitor and engage with the overall loan portfolio. They must have excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. Once on board, Associates must quickly gain a thorough knowledge of SVB's bank operations and products as they will be working with sales teams to satisfy client requests. They must be able to collaborate and work effectively with all areas of the Bank including our Global Partners.