BMO Financial Group Director, Dealer Finance (Commercial Banking) in Virtual, Illinois
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Commercial Sales & Service
Director, Dealer Services (Commercial Banking)
Facilitates growth initiatives for the Bank through significant business development and excellent management of key client relationships in our Dealer Finance Group. Maintains an outstanding and continuous record of significant revenue generation from sales and syndications. Ensures the required internal control standards, including adherence to audit, regulatory and compliance policies.
This role manages a regional territory and can be based anywhere in the US. Candidates should have significant contacts/relationships in the automobile dealership industry.
Leads and executes business development plans to that business goals are achieved or exceeded.
Provides strategic input into business decisions as a trusted advisor.
Makes recommendations to senior leaders on strategy and new initiatives, based on an in-depth understanding of the business/group.
Acts as a subject matter expert on relevant regulations and policies.
Advises on sales strategy based on a deep understanding of the market, relevant industry verticals, market competitors, client needs and business growth opportunities.
Conducts independent analysis and assessment to resolve strategic issues.
Develops the business case by identifying needs, analyzing potential options and assessing expected return on investment.
Recommends business priorities, advises on resource requirements and develops roadmap for strategic execution.
May network with industry contacts to gain competitive insights and best practices.
Manages the risk of the assigned complex portfolio in a timely and precise manner.
Directly manage the annual review process, interim reviews, specified quarterly reports and resolution of exceptions.
Maintains accurate documentation and ensure adherence to prescribed policies and procedures and overall safety of the Bank’s position.
Broader work or accountabilities may be assigned as needed.
Typically 10+ years of relevant experience and post-secondary degree in related field of study or an equivalent combination of education and experience
10+ years of experience in the automotive finance industry
Thorough knowledge of commercial credit relating to automobile financing, underwriting & risk mitigation
Demonstrated history of successful business development in the commercial automobile industry, including ability to network in external markets
Demonstrated knowledge of relevant industry verticals and market’s competitive environment
Experience in contact negotiations with both clients and legal counsel
Experience drafting responses to complex RFPs
Experience with Sales Strategy and Sales referral process development
Excellent verbal & written communication skills
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At BMO Harris Bank we are driven by a shared Purpose: Boldly Grow the Good in business and life. It calls on us to create lasting, positive change for our customers, our communities and our people. By working together, innovating and pushing boundaries, we transform lives and businesses, and power economic growth around the world.
As a member of the BMO Harris Bank team you are valued, respected and heard, and you have more ways to grow and make an impact. We strive to help you make an impact from day one – for yourself and our customers. We’ll support you with the tools and resources you need to reach new milestones, as you help our customers reach theirs. From in-depth training and coaching, to manager support and network-building opportunities, we’ll help you gain valuable experience, and broaden your skillset.
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BMO Harris Bank is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. By learning from each other’s differences, we gain strength through our people and our perspectives. BMO Harris Bank N.A. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. To request accommodation, please contact your recruiter.
BMO Financial Group Serving customers for 200 years and counting, BMO is a highly diversified financial services provider – the 8th largest bank, by assets, in North America. With total assets of $728 billion as of October 31, 2018, and a team of diverse and highly engaged employees, BMO provides a broad range of personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services to more than 12 million customers and conducts business through three operating groups: Personal and Commercial Banking, BMO Wealth Management and BMO Capital Markets.We serve Canadian clients through BMO Bank of Montreal®, our personal and commercial banking business, BMO Nesbitt Burns®*, one of Canada's leading wealth management firms, and BMO Capital Markets™, our North American investment and corporate banking division.In the United States, clients are served through BMO Harris Bank, a major U.S. Midwest personal and commercial bank, and BMO Private Bank, with wealth management offices across the United States, as well as BMO Capital Markets™, our North American investment and corporate banking division.We help our customers make money make sense by delivering the broadest range of financial services through a single point of contact. Our financial service professionals provide access to any services our customers require across the entire enterprise.