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Collateral Analysts at WBCC are responsible for all aspects of customer service as it relates to the clients collateral and loan activity.
The typical workload for a collateral analyst is 20 clients, which include Direct, loan where Webster is the lead lender, and Indirect, where Webster is an investor in a deal agented by another bank or finance company. Some factors that may affect the maximum number of accounts a Collateral Analyst will handle are complexity of the client's collateral pools, and whether the account is Direct or Indirect. The Collateral Analyst position requires a significant level of Asset Based Lending, (Accounts Receivable/Payable, Inventory) and customer service skills
Major Duties & Responsibilities:
Update collateral daily, weekly or monthly as required.
Prepare, review, and post daily advance requests from clients, ensuring that sufficient availability exists to cover the request.
Update collateral based on weekly or monthly borrowing base certificates as required.
Ensure timely and accurate collateral values for appropriate credit decision.
Perform monthly reconciliations between the bank's records and those of the clients.
Review detailed aging for unusual items and calculate ineligible collateral,
Prepare list clients top ten debtors and prepare a month end package to be reviewed by Account Executives, Portfolio Managers and Operations Manager.
Prepare portfolio review forms.
Perform customer service for portfolio of customers, answering questions, follow up on discrepancies, etc.
Education, Experience & Skills required
Bachelor's Degree. Business or Accounting preferred.
1-2 years experience with collateral monitoring and analysis at a retail lending institution
Strong organization and communication skills
Task orientation and ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously