Philadelphia LISC seeks a Lending Program Officer to advance our community development lending program. This person will be responsible for lending business development and loan originations that support LISC’s strategic priorities and a comprehensive approach to neighborhood revitalization. Primary responsibilities will include identifying project opportunities; providing technical assistance to local borrowers; initial vetting of projects and structuring financing needs; and developing key relationships and partnerships with public and private leaders in the Philadelphia market.
Qualified candidates will have a minimum 5 years’ relevant experience in lending, finance, community development or related field; familiarity with the real estate markets in the Philadelphia and public financing programs available to support projects; knowledge of financing products; and experience working in community development, economic development or other relevant field in diverse urban environments. See the full job description for greater detail.
Persons of color are encouraged to apply. Please submit detailed cover letter with salary expectation, resume, and writing sample by April 21, 2017 to Dana Hanchin, Deputy Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.