M & T Bank Lending Operations Specialist II in Buffalo, New York

Description:!*!THE OPPORTUNITY:Completes Commercial exception processing and research, resolution of complex issues and customer inquiries. Participates in special projects, process improvement, and updates procedures all related to the commercial line of business. POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:· Complete exception processing and research; resolve complex issues.· Handle complex customer inquiries and correspondence.· Interpret legal and bank documents, analyze circumstances and document for action steps.· Setup document sets and collateral records for documentation received; and review open tasks to insure the applicable exceptions have been cited for missing or incomplete documentation in STOC (Systematic Tracking of Collateral).· Participate in special projects to include systems, acquisition or account research.· Participate in process improvement initiatives.· Responsible for multiple system, business and product lines.· Review/update procedures according to protocols, guidelines and methods established by Lending Services.· Understand and adhere to the Company s risk and regulatory standards, policies and controls in accordance with the Company s Risk Appetite. Identify risk-related issues needing escalation to management.· Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the M&T Bank brand.· Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable.· Complete other related duties as assigned.· The incumbent works under minimum to moderate supervision.· The position has internal interaction within the Center of Expertise (COE) or other Bank departments/external attorneys, customers, automobile and recreational finance dealers and vendors/outside agencies. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:· High School or equivalent (GED) and a minimum of 5 years proven bank, financial services and/or professional office operations experience· Must have knowledge of commercial documents, commercial workflow and bank systems used by the commercial area· Proficiency with personal computers as well as pertinent spreadsheet and word processing software· Proven problem-solving and mathematical skills· Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills· Proven organizational skills· Flexibility to support multiple business lines· Familiar with business terms· Good customer service skills with the ability to use tact and diplomacy with internal and external contacts IDEAL QUALIFICATIONS PREFERRED:· Associates Degree· Commercial Loan Operations experience· Notary public (as required by department needs) About M&TAt M&T, we strive to be the best place our employees ever work, the best bank our customers ever do business with and the best investment our shareholders ever make. So when looking to advance your career, look to M&T. As a top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing regional banks in the country, we offer a wide range of performance based career development opportunities for talented professionals. And through our longstanding tradition of careful, conservative and consistent management and a strong commitment to the communities we serve, we continue to grow with a focus on the future. Apply today atwww.mtb.com/careers! Job:OperationsLocation: New York-BuffaloRequisition ID: 3DC9J