Umpqua Bank UBELF Business Development Officer - Tigard, OR - Boise, ID - (DH22990) in Boise, Idaho

UBELF Business Development Officer - Tigard, OR - Boise, ID - (DH22990)

Job Requisition ID: DH22990

Job Title: UBELF Business Development Officer - Tigard, OR - Boise, ID

Job Type: Full-Time

Location: Tigard, OR - Boise, ID, MULTIPLE

Job Description:

Umpqua Bank Equipment Leasing & Finance (UBELF) provides commercial equipment leasing services to clients and vendors of Umpqua Bank serving the United States and Canada. We are a leader in the leasing industry and we take pride in our employees. We strive to create a work environment that is rewarding, challenging and a fun experience. Umpqua Bank landed at #19 on Forbes’ Best Banks list, made FORTUNE’s list of Best Companies to Work for 8 years in a row, and ranked best bank in the Northwest region by J.D. Power & Associates! We are currently seeking a full-time Business Development Officer. Qualified applicants should enjoy working as a team and independently, posses strong communication skills and have experience working in a fast paced, goal oriented environment. Excellent benefits and retirement package.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for the development, delivery and tracking of middle-market ($500k - $20MM+) term equipment finance transactions (both term loans and leases) directly with non-customers of the Bank as end-user prospects within and adjacent to the Bank’s market footprint. Actively build new business and maintain profitable relationships. Increase company revenue by meeting and exceeding sales goals. Maintain acceptable territory management, sales activity, new business pipeline, and profitability as individual production. Meet or exceed personal production goals.

Also responsible for the development, delivery and tracking of middle-market term equipment finance programs (both term loans and leases) sourced through Umpqua Bank Commercial Relationship Managers in a designated territory or region. Work with all divisions and all management levels to identify target opportunities and facilitates underwriting at the appropriate point of contact (either a Commercial Banking Center or a Business Banking Lending Center). On each transaction, provide a succinct recap of an appropriate structure for these transactions to be included in the respective credit recommendations. Act as intermediary between prospect, Commercial RM, and credit administrators as needed.

Take responsibility for service level execution. Establish effective communication and rapport with UBELF Credit Manager and staff to ensure accurate and timely credit administration and transaction adjudication. On each transaction, provide a succinct recap of an appropriate structure for these transactions to be included in the respective credit recommendations. As needed on more complex transactions, prepare a detailed evaluation of collateral being offered. Work closely with Leasing Manager and Operations Manager/staff on pricing, structure, and servicing of new leases. Maintain thorough knowledge of and comply with UBELF underwriting standards, procedures and guidelines. Ensure lease documents are accurately prepared, executed and booked in a timely manner. Work with Leasing Operations to properly account for and manage ongoing risks of all leases.

Demonstrate compliance with all regulations for assigned job function and applies to designated job responsibilities – knowledge may be gained through coursework and on-the-job training. Keeps up to date on regulation changes. Follows all policies and procedures, compliance regulations, and completes all required annual or job-specific training. May be asked to coach, mentor, or train others and teach coursework as subject matter expert. Responsible for other duties as assigned. Actively learns, demonstrates, and fosters the corporate culture in all actions and words. Takes personal initiative and is a positive example for others to emulate. Embraces our vision to become "The World's Greatest Bank."


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • 5+ years of relevant middle-market leasing and commercial banking experience

  • Familiarity with assigned geographic markets within Bank’s footprint.

  • Extremely strong relationship management and business development abilities, analytical and problem solving skills, strong sales and negotiating skills, and project management/program development skills.

  • Proven track record of success and skills in developing new clients and business, including prospecting, sourcing, and networking.

  • Comfortable working with (or learning) database management tool such as Microsoft CRM or Salesforce.

  • Knowledge of lease and commercial lending structuring, pricing, policies, procedures, practices, documentation and community banking.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including effective presentation skills.

  • Ability to work effectively with individuals and groups across the company to manage customer relationships.

  • Proficiency with personal computers and related software packages such as Word and Excel, T-Value and InfoAnalysis or similar lease analysis programs.

  • Ability to train and present to small and large audiences or has the interest in learning to train and present.


Work involves sitting, occasional walking, and lifting up to 10 pounds.

Requires close visual acuity.

Normal office environment.

Occasional travel.

No Relocation Offered.

Umpqua Bank is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, protected veteran status, or disability. We maintain a drug-free workplace and may perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.