Capital One Associate, Underwriting - Healthcare Middle Market Banking in Chicago, Illinois

77 West Wacker Dr (35012), United States of America, Chicago, Illinois

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Associate, Underwriting - Healthcare Middle Market Banking

Associate, Underwriting - Healthcare Middle Market Banking (Chicago, IL)

If you want to be part of a fast-paced, client-centric and strategically growing business, Capital One Commercial Banking wants you to join our talented group!  Capital One is committed to excellence in the solutions we offer, the industries we serve, and the way we work with clients. 

Today, Capital One Commercial Banking group services a $65 billion loan portfolio, serving more than 6,100 clients. We offer a range of solutions including Commercial Lending, Rate and Currency Solutions, Depository Services, Treasury Management, Capital Markets, Private Banking and Wealth Management, and Corporate Cards. On the Commercial Banking team, you’ll find energized, positive people rolling up their sleeves to deliver value-added solutions, products and services for our clients.

As a key member of the team, you will be at the forefront of competing for new clients, facilitating the structuring and delivery of unique credit solutions, and managing client debt portfolios to further deepen the Bank’s relationships and strengthen its brand.  


As an Associate for the MMB Healthcare Risk Team, you are a new underwriter conducting due diligence including research, financial modeling, and financial analysis, as well as manage documentation for structured commercial loans and monitor portfolio accounts. The MMB Healthcare Risk Team underwrites and manages a portfolio of commercial loans focused on for-profit and not-for-profit healthcare companies.


  • Supports structured lending underwriting deal teams by conducting industry research and financial modeling.

  • Analyzes customer operations and finances to determine creditworthiness in accordance with underwriting guidelines.

  • Works closely with deal teams and loan closing team to ensure proper records are maintained at close and on an on-going basis.

  • Interfaces with stakeholders to obtain needed information, resolve credit-related issues, and minimize potential losses.

  • Monitors and reports on accounts (along with account team) to ensure on-going compliance with loan agreements, policies and best practices.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Underwriting/portfolio management experience

  • Familiarization with the healthcare industry

  • Collaboration skills: Works effectively in cross-functional team environment.

  • Communication skills: Clearly articulates viewpoint verbally and in writing, fostering confidence when sharing/ presenting information, maintaining open communication across deal teams.

  • Dependability: Reliable, responsible, dedicated, committed and fulfills obligations.

  • Takes initiative: Understands deal process and proactively completes subsequent steps in the deal process. Reaches out to others if unsure.

  • Prioritization skills: Balances workload and prioritizes effectively. Able to manage self and time to meet commitments.

  • Systems proficiency: Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Word, Outlook and Excel and demonstrated ability to learn new systems quickly.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Military Experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Bachelor's Degree in Business

  • 3 years of experience in financial statement analysis

  • 3 years of experience in financial modeling

  • 3 years of experience preparing financial information or 3 years of experience interpreting financial performance or 3 years of experience assessing risk exposure

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position