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Collateral Construction Consultant 3

Wells Fargo - Portland, OR




Enterprise Risk* helps all Wells Fargo businesses identify and manage risk. The team focuses on several key risk areas, including credit risk, operational risk, market risk, reputation risk, and compliance risk. Enterprise Risk strives to ensure that all Wells Fargo corporate functions and lines of business soundly manage risk, comply with applicable laws and regulations, and offer products and services that meet the needs of our customers.

Corporate Credit

is responsible for independently overseeing the management of credit risk exposures (including monitoring and reporting on aggregate credit exposures across groups, legal entities, geographies, and jurisdictions) and the quality of credit risk management practices across the company. This oversight extends to all phases of a loan’s life cycle, including origination, underwriting, risk analysis, approval, documentation, boarding, monitoring, loss recognition, modification, and collection activities. Corporate Credit is responsible for delegating and/or removing credit and investment approval authorities to the lines of business. More specifically, Corporate Credit develops, maintains and ensures adherence to enterprise-wide credit risk frameworks, policies, and procedures that are aligned with Board-approved risk appetite.

The position works in a support function in the


commercial real estate department. In conjunction with RETECHS Group Head and leaders of its professional service lines, it collaborates with internal professional staff, vendors, account officers, attorneys & management to ensure we consistently provide a quality product to our partners and customers within agreed upon service levels.

The Role

RETECHS provides support for 3 types of due diligence work: Appraisals, Construction, and Environmental.

The ideal candidate will have the ability to effectively partner and influence executive leadership while also ensuring the business runs efficiently, supports the customer needs and always remains in compliance.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Responsible for complex technical construction cost estimates and consulting with Relationship Managers.

Provides the highest level of engineering consulting by reviewing project drawings, specifications, soil engineering reports, budgets, contracts, Property Condition Assessments, Seismic reports and other project documents.

Performs upfront Cost Analysis on complex commercial construction projects. Evaluates and reviews third party consultant technical reports for adequacy and conformance to industry standards.

Reviews and approves inspection reports and draw requests for adequacy, potential issues and determines if there are sufficient funds remaining in the budget to complete the project. Reviews technical data to identify potential construction risks.

Makes recommendations to Relationship Managers regarding potential issues and funding of draw requests.

Act as a construction consultant to Relationship Managers. Manage vendor panels to ensure geographic coverage and knowledge specialties.

Conducts peer reviews and provides training to lower level consultants. May assist in the development of policies and procedures.

Required Qualifications:

10 years of collateral construction experience

Desired Qualifications:

Construction, architecture, or engineering experience

Extensive knowledge and understanding of construction and construction lending issues

Knowledge and understanding of construction and construction lending

Strong time management skills and ability to meet deadlines

Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills

Ability to work effectively in a team environment

Intermediate Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook) skills

Good attention to detail and accuracy skills

Ability to provide strong customer service while listening, eliciting information efficiently, comprehending, and resolving complex customer issues

Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Ability to take on a high level of responsibility, initiative, and accountability

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All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

26 days 15 hours ago

Wells Fargo


Collateral Construction Consultant 3 Wells Fargo - Portland, OR, United States


Location: Portland, OR

Company Profile:
Wells Fargo & Company provides retail, commercial, and corporate banking services to individuals, businesses, and institutions. The company’s Community Banking segment offers checking and market rate accounts, savings and time deposits, individual retirement accounts, and remittances; and lines of credit, auto floor plan lines, equity lines and loans, equipment and transportation loans, education and residential mortgage loans, and credit and debit cards. This segment also provides equipment leases, real estate and other commercial financing, small business administration financing, venture capital financing, cash management, payroll services, retirement plans, health savings accounts, and merchant payment processing and private label financing solutions, as well as purchases retail installment contracts. Its Wholesale Banking segment offers commercial loans and lines of credit, letters of credit, asset-based lending, equipment leasing, international trade facilities, trade financing, collection, foreign exchange, treasury management, investment management, institutional fixed-income sales, interest rate, commodity and equity risk management, insurance, corporate trust fiduciary and agency, and investment banking services, as well as online/electronic products. This segment also provides construction, and land acquisition and development loans; secured and unsecured lines of credit; interim financing arrangements; rehabilitation loans; affordable housing loans and letters of credit; loans for securitization; commercial real estate loan servicing; and real estate and mortgage brokerage services. The company’s Wealth, Brokerage, and Retirement segment offers financial advisory, wealth management, brokerage, retirement, trust, and reinsurance services. As of March 7, 2014, it operated through 9,000 locations and 12,000 ATMs, and offices in 36 countries, as well as through The Company was founded in 1852 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.