Merchants Mortgage & Trust Corp is a well-established real estate development and construction lender in the Western United States. We focus our lending activities on urban-infill projects, ranging in size from single family fix-and flips to small ground up commercial developments.
Due to recent growth in our business, we have an active requirement for a Seattle-based Loan Officer. The successful candidate will originate development loans in the Seattle metro area and support underwriting and origination functions throughout the Pacific Northwest. The Loan Officer’s compensation will include a BASE SALARY PLUS COMMISSIONS, health benefits and a 401(k) plan. The position will report to our Vice President based in Portland, OR.
The ideal candidate will have one year of real estate related experience as a lender, real estate broker or real estate investor. However, recent graduates with a business or analytical degree and a strong interest in the real estate industry will be considered. Successful candidates will be self-motivated and have a strong interpersonal skills, generating new business through face-to-face client meetings, networking events, online marketing and cold calling. Additionally, strong analytical skills are required to effectively evaluate new loan requests, underwrite borrowers and advise clients on optimal financing strategies.
Qualified candidates may apply by submitting a resume and a cover letter on this site.