Middle Market Corporate Banking Relationship Manager

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Employer is looking for Middle Market Corporate Banking Relationship Manager in Rochester, NY. This local job opportunity with ID 651869 is live since 11/01/2017.


  • The Relationship Manager is the central contact person for credit-based clients; he/she quarterbacks the delivery and maintenance of a wide array of diverse bank products and services through cross-sell partners and acts as a trusted advisor to the client’s executive management team.
  • The trusted advisor role revolves around relationship building, idea generation, strategic business discussions, risk management, credit structuring, industry observations, and other matters of elevated importance.
  • The Relationship Manager will manage a portfolio of credit and non-credit relationships of varying size and complexity.
  • Equally important, he/she shall be responsible for active market coverage of prospective clients to achieve new client acquisition goals to generate new and incremental margin and fee-based revenue from both credit and non-credit ancillary product sales, including capital markets products and services offered by the Bank.
  • Within the Middle Market team, the Relationship Manager will focus on companies with annual revenue between $25-500 million and will typically be responsible for managing 10-15 credit-based relationships with average loan outstandings of approximately $100 million plus other non-credit relationships, and generating annual incremental fee income of at $500,000 per year.
  • The RM must be highly experienced in credit matters, able to read, interpret, and understand financial statements and credit issues quickly, and capable of strategic thinking to add value to a diverse set of companies within the portfolio. 
  • The RM will need to be able to both delegate and work closely and effectively with the Portfolio Management team to proactively serve the needs of the clients, while expanding the relationships and growing the overall portfolio.


  • A bachelor’s degree or higher and a minimum of six years of relevant industry experience.
  • Must exhibit a history of competency and success in soliciting, selling, developing, servicing, and structuring a wide range of secured and unsecured commercial financings, including complex transactions.
  • Must be able to handle difficult and sensitive client relationships and capable of handling tough negotiations, both to win the deal and to legally document the transaction.
  • Should be an Independent thinker and self-starter with strong sales skills and excellent credit skills.
  • Highly skilled in financial modeling and able to appropriately structure credit in a modeling environment.   
  • Must be able to independently assess business risk, taking into consideration capital structures and industry nuances as applicable.    
  • Capable of actively planning, organizing  and managing a deal team, consisting of applicable product partners, to determine value-added approaches to clients and potential clients. 
  • Will require highly developed communication skills and the ability to influence others by persuasively presenting thoughts and ideas to gain commitment and agreement for proposed ideas and solutions. 
  • Must be enthusiastic, resilient, and energetic. 

Hours & Work Schedule

Hours per Week:   40
Work Schedule:    Monday-Friday 8:00AM-5:00PM

Why Work with Us

At Citizens, you’ll find a customer-centric culture built around helping our customers and giving back to our local communities. When you join our team, you are part of a supportive and collaborative workforce, with access to training and tools to accelerate your potential and maximize your career growth.

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