Construction Loan Funding Manager - Irvine

Irvine, California
Nov 01, 2023
Dec 02, 2023

Zions Bancorporation is one of the nation's premier financial services companies operating as a collection of great banks under local brands and management teams in high-growth western markets. Zions is regularly recognized by American Banker as one of the "Best Banks to Work For" and as having a top banking team in its list of "The Most Powerful Women in Banking." Our customers consistently vote us as the best bank in our local markets., We value our employees, and we are committed to search out, recognize and create fulfilling opportunities for outstanding people within our organization, rewarding them for their contributions to our success. We recognize that banking is a "local" business, and that to be successful, we must have very strong ties to the communities we serve and strong relationships with our customers.


With benefits starting on day one, 12 bank holidays, profit sharing and company-matched 401(k) contributions, Zions is dedicated to being an employer of choice in our communities. At Zions, the possibilities are endless. You bring the talent; we bring the opportunity.


Zions Bancorporation is looking for a Construction Loan Funding Manager to join our Irvine, CA team.  The position offers a 3/2 hybrid work schedule.



  • Directly and through subordinates, manages various activities around funding, servicing, processing including, loan disbursements, documentation, loan servicing, etc. for one or more of the following areas; commercial, real estate, construction, etc.
  • Ensures quality service, effective and efficient operations support for all internal and external customers.
  • Administers Bank policies and procedures and ensures compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
  • Interacts with various loan groups.
  • Participates in the formulation, review, recommendation and implementation of applicable Bank policies, procedures and systems.
  • Maintains excellent working relationships with branch staff, lending operations, lending officers and credit administrators.
  • Creates and maintains appropriate organization of functions and personnel achieve departmental goals and objectives.
  • Responsible to hire, fire and conduct performance reviews.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Requires a Bachelor's Degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or a related field   
  • 4+ years lending operations, construction loan funding, disbursements, servicing, documentation, loan processes and procedures or other directly related experience.
  • Some supervisory or managerial experience required.
  • A combination of education and experience may meet job qualifications.
  • Requires a working knowledge of various types of lending operational processes i.e. real estate, construction and/or commercial. 
  • Working knowledge of credit and management practices, processes, regulations and policies. 
  • Solid understanding of real estate insurance, title insurance, loan documents, collateral, interest rates, syndications, affordable housing, etc. 
  • Solid problem resolution, customer relations and communications skills, both written and verbal.
  • Solid analytical and organizational skills. 
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work with lenders, credit administrators and clients.
  • Knowledge of, and capability to do the work of the group.
  • Ability to set and maintain high quality work standards. 
  • Ability to deal effectively with people in various job capacities.
  • Ability to manage a staff.


This position is eligible to earn a base salary in the range of $105,000 to $122,000 annually depending on job-related factors such as level of experience and location.



Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance - START DAY ONE! 
Life and Disability Insurance, Paid Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
Health Savings (HSA), Flexible Spending (FSA) and dependent care accounts
Paid Training, Paid Time Off (PTO) and 11 Paid Federal Holidays
401(k) plan with company match, Profit Sharing, competitive compensation in line with work experience
Mental health benefits including coaching and therapy sessions
Tuition Reimbursement for qualifying employees
Employee Ambassador preferred banking products

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