Description:

An exciting position is now available at America's Socially Responsible Bank! Amalgamated Bank is seeking an Associate General Counsel to work with members of the Loan Closing Group to close commercial loans, including traditional C&I lending, renewable energy financing and commercial real estate transactions.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Drafting of loan documents for transactions being handled by internal counsel
  • Review and comment on loan documents prepared by outside counsel in transactions being handled by outside counsel
  • Supervise closing process including, but not limited to, confirming receipt of all deliverables and satisfaction of conditions precedent to closing of the transaction
  • Liaise with other departments, including Credit Risk Management and Commercial Banking, on structuring of, and conditions, to loan transactions
  • Review and comment on term sheets and commitment letters for loan transactions prepared by lending departments
  • Ensure loans are closed in accordance with Credit Approval Memoranda and assisting with any necessary amendments to such memoranda, when necessary
  • Perform other duties as directed

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Requirements:
  • Juris doctorate degree
  • Member of a US state bar; member of New York State Bar preferred
  • Minimum of three (3) to five (5) years of experience in commercial lending