Regional Lending Specialist


Vacancy ID: 733609   Announcement Number: RII-12-DEU-410CH   USAJOBS Control Number: 325201200

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This is the Vacancy Identification Number: 733609
1. Title of Job

Regional Lending Specialist
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address


4. Work Information

5. Employment Availability

6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade


13
14

11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date


17. Service Computation Date


18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties


001 Competitive (All U.S. Citizens)

21. Geographic Availability


990000000 Location Negotiable After Selection

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience



24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. From the statements below, select the one response that best describes your highest level of experience you fully possess that demonstrates your ability to perform the work of a Regional Lending Specialist at the CU-13 level.

A. I have at least one year of experience equivalent to the CU-12 level in
the Federal Sector reviewing, underwriting, examining, or auditing loans related to commercial lending, such as loans made for the purpose of construction and development, floor-plan/inventory, commercial real estate, accounts receivable, or commercial operating lines/letters of credit.

B. I do not have the experience as described above.


2. From the statements below, select the one response that best describes your highest level of experience you fully possess that demonstrates your ability to perform the work of a Regional Lending Specialist
at the CU-14 level.

A. I have at least one year of experience equivalent to the CU-13 level in the Federal Sector experience reviewing, underwriting, examining, or auditing loans related to commercial lending such as loans made for the purpose of construction and development, floor-plan/inventory, commercial real estate, accounts receivable, or commercial operating lines/letters of credit; AND experience in completing commercial lending analysis and assisting in the examination and supervision of complex financial institutions to provide regulatory oversight, identify and mitigate risk, and minimize losses.

B. I do not have the experience as described above.



For the following questions, please choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training as it relates to your ability to perform the work of this position.

A- I have no education, training, or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet
performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored
closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper
procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it
independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my
expertise.


3. I have written analytical reports for internal audiences.

4. I have written analytical reports for external audiences.

5. I have written briefing material on policies and procedures for a broad internal audience.

6. I have prepared and presented issue papers and/or briefings to program personnel, subject-matter groups and/or management officials at all levels.

7. I have reviewed and edited reports for accuracy, grammar, adherence to policy, organization of material, clarity of expression, and appropriateness for intended audiences.

8. I have prepared training presentations and resource materials for the intended audience.

9. Facilitated the amicable resolution of competing or conflicting interests among parties whose cooperation was needed to meet an objective.

10. Worked cooperatively with others as a team to achieve a project or program goal.

11. Described technical issues to a non-technical audience to facilitate action.

12. Conduct informal internal agricultural or commercial loan reviews.

13. Conduct formal internal agricultural or commercial loan reviews based on established procedures.

14. Write agricultural or commercial loan policies for a financial institution.

15. Conduct agricultural or commercial loan reviews for an FFIEC agency.


For the following questions, please choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training as it relates to your ability to perform the work of this position.

A- I have no education, training, or experience in performing this task.
B- I normally work on individual projects or assignments that are generally completed independently and within the assigned deadlines and milestones.
C- I work on multiple tasks/assignments simultaneously.
D- I am skilled at adjusting to meet changes in priorities and meet the requirements of new and/or unexpected work or situations.
E- I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my
expertise.

16. Delivering quality work products that satisfied teams and/or organizational priorities deadlines.

For the following questions, please choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training as it relates to your ability to perform the work of this position.

A- I have no education, training, or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet
performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored
closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper
procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it
independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my
expertise.

17. Plan and assign work to others on team.

18. Establish work schedules and work site assignments.

19. Set standards, expectations, and deadlines.

20. Review completed work for technical accuracy.

21. Follow up with others to assure timeliness and meeting milestone.

22. Resolve conflicts or problems.

23. Coach and mentor employees to achieve desired results.

24. Report progress to senior management.

25. Compile work completed by all team members and generating a final product.

26. Evaluate the effectiveness of completed assignments.

Please respond to the questions below. Answers must be reflected in your resume.

27. Do you have experience reviewing one or more of the following operational areas in a financial institution: Lending; Internal controls; Consumer Compliance?

A. Yes
B. No



Please respond to the questions below. Answers must be reflected in your resume.

28. Do you have experience participating in one or more of the following types of financial institution reviews: Financial regulator; Accounting firm; Internal audit; Consultant?

A. Yes
B. No

Please respond to the questions below. Answers must be reflected in your resume.

29. Are you familiar with one or more of the following commercial lending areas: Construction and Development; Floor-Plan/Inventory; real Estate; Unsecured; Accounts receivable; Operating Lines/Letter of Credit?

A. Yes
B. No


Please respond to the questions below. Answers must be reflected in your resume.

30. Do you have an understanding of one or more of the following lending functions: Risk rating; appraisal analysis; Internal Controls; Underwriting; Monitoring; Collection/Work-outs; Policies; pricing; Regulatory Compliance; Loss Valuation?

A. Yes
B. No



For the following questions, please choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training as it relates to your ability to perform the work of this position.

A- I have no education, training, or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet
performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored
closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper
procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it
independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my
expertise.

31. Developed and delivered training to internal classes.

32. Developed and delivered on-the-job training.

33. Developed and delivered formal mentoring training.

34. Developed and delivered training to external classes.

35. Developed and delivered video conference training.

36. Developed and delivered training via Webinar.

37. Developed and delivered financial institution training.


Please respond to the questions below. Answers must be reflected in your resume.

38. Have you received lending training? If you answer yes, please indicate the form of training you have received in your resume.

A. Yes
B. No

Please respond to the questions below. Answers must be reflected in your resume.

39. Does your lending experience include one or more of the following loan types: commercial; Agricultural; real Estate; construction and Development; consumer; Government-guaranteed?

A. Yes
B. No

Please respond to the questions below. Answers must be reflected in your resume.

40. Have you made presentations in one or more of the following events: conferences; Meetings; Telephone inquiries; Training; technical assistance; Negotiations; conflict resolution; Interviews; Briefings; Speeches?

A. Yes
B. No

For the following questions, please choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training as it relates to your ability to perform the work of this position.

A- I have no education, training, or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet
performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored
closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper
procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it
independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my
expertise.

41. Written correspondence.

42. Prepared technical reports ( i.e., audit/exam reports, IT findings).

43. Analyzed proposed policy regulations and management initiatives.

44. Prepared corporate/policy and directives.

45. Published or prepared internal office articles ( i.e., Trade Journals, White Papers, Newsletters)

46. Prepared industry trend reports.