Retail Relationship Banker (South Barrington Road)
Company: BMO Harris Bank
Posted on: November 14, 2021
Address:7600 W Layton AvenueJob Family Group:Retail Banking
Sales & ServiceDelivers exceptional service to BMO customers and
prospects. Identifies customer needs and provides advice and
guidance regarding financial solutions that are in the best
interests of customers. Works collaboratively within the branch and
with BMO partners to deliver the desired customer experience and
achieve overall business objectives.U.S. Only: This position will
act as an originator of consumer loans as defined by Regulation Z,
Regulation G, and the Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage
Licensing Act (the S.A.F.E. Act). This position will require a
Federal registration with the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System
and Registry. The Bank will instruct you on the registration
requirements needed to comply with this requirement. A criminal
background review and credit history evaluation will be required
for this position as well as restrictions on performing in a real
estate agent capacity.
- Takes a lead in proactively engaging with existing customers
and prospects by providing needs-based assessments to grow loyalty
and identify immediate / future opportunities.
- Engages customers to complete needs assessments that identify
financial solutions and preferred banking channels while
recommending tailored solutions addressing both sales and service
needs (e.g. everyday banking, retail investments, lending
solutions, home financing (including business-for-self
applications)), and small business solutions).
- Offers clients advice and guidance on available digital and
self-serve options with the goal of making banking easy, simple,
- Supports customer transactions needs based on customer
- Engages customers to grow BMO's business by reaching out,
generating appointments, and building new relationships within the
- Addresses questions and resolves issues raised through consumer
credit audits and quality checks to ensure accurate data entry and
lending application recommendations in compliance with legal and
regulatory requirements and lending policies and processes.
- Applies the risk management framework to the portfolio to
protect the Bank's assets and maintain the quality of the lending
portfolio in compliance with requirements for the lending process
and established yield, quality, diversification, and risk
- Makes credit recommendations for personal lending transactions,
including home financing, in accordance with sound credit granting
principles and with the Bank's policies and procedures.
- Acts as a key member of a collaborative and versatile branch
and market team.
- Probes to understand customer personal banking and credit card
needs and integrates marketing promotions and programs into
customer conversations to provide strategic advice.
- Organizes work information to ensure accuracy and
- Takes the initiative to find creative approaches that make each
customer's experience feel personal.
- Looks for ways to contribute to the ongoing improvement of the
overall branch customer experience.
- Contributes to business results and the overall experience
delivered in the branch.
- May work at multiple branches based on market needs; work
schedule may differ from week to week in terms of days worked,
hours, and shifts.
- Follows through on risk and compliance processes and policies
to ensure we safeguard our customers' assets, maintain their
privacy, and act in their best interest.
- Keeps current with the wider financial services marketplace,
the legal and regulatory environment, and our commitment to uphold
the highest ethical requirements of our industry.
- Maintains current knowledge of personal banking products,
practices, and trends and integrates into customer
- Identifies and reports suspicious patterns of activity that are
suspected to be related to money laundering.
- Complies with legal and regulatory requirements for the
- Protects the Bank's assets in compliance with all regulatory,
legal, and ethical requirements.
- Completes complex & diverse tasks within given rules/limits and
may include handling escalations from other employees.
- Analyzes issues and determines next steps.
- Broader work or accountabilities may be assigned as
- Typically between 2 - 3 years of relevant experience and
post-secondary degree in related field of study desirable or an
equivalent combination of education and experience.
- Registration to sell investment products completed - as
appropriate for the jurisdiction.
- Appropriate lending qualifications and designations.
- Working knowledge of personal and small business customer needs
- Working knowledge of retail investments and lending
- Experience in financial services is an asset.
- Confident and experienced in the use of social media, tablets,
Smart phones, online tools, and applications.
- Experience in a consultative customer service or sales role,
with a drive to deliver a personal customer experience.
- Passionate commitment to helping our customers.
- Drive to deliver a personal customer experience.
- A focus on results and the ability to thrive in a consultative
sales and team-based environment.
- Resourceful self-starter with courage and confidence to
- Readiness to collaborate and work in different capacities as
part of a team.
- Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to build
rapport and connections with customers.
- An aptitude for listening, solving problems, and responding
flexibly and creatively to new challenges.
- Specialized knowledge.
- Verbal & written communication skills - Good.
- Organization skills - Good.
- Collaboration & team skills - Good.
- Analytical and problem solving skills - Good.We're here to
helpAt 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.To find out
more visit us at https://jobs.bmoharris.com .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
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