Regions Bank Loan Operations Collateral Release Specialist in Birmingham, Alabama

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Job Description:

At Regions, the Loan Operations Collateral Release Specialist reviews documentation and makes decisions on collateral release requests.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Conducts detailed internet research with counties, states, and federal departments

  • Responsible for researching and analyzing issues related to customer loan accounts and legal documents

  • Responds to emails, phone calls and voice mails from branches, loan officers and third-party vendors

  • Contacts loan officer(s) to assist in release approvals

  • Completes detailed narratives of investigation, findings, and results in the release request management system and reviews all requests for completeness and accuracy

  • Knowledgeable of the loan operations activities

  • Works under limited to moderate supervision to analyze and solve mildly complex operational, systems-related, and/or customer issues

This position requires the tracking of time and is eligible for overtime for hours worked in excess of 40 per week under the Fair Labor Standards Act.


  • High school diploma or GED

  • Five (5) years banking collateral release/loan experience requiring excellent judgement skills

  • Strong organizational, analytical and judgment skills

  • Ability to work independently with minimal instruction

  • Efficient in handling and dealing with peak work volumes

  • PC proficient (i.e. Microsoft Office Suite)

  • Deadline-oriented environment


  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field

  • Experience in the following systems Mainframe, ACLS, ACAPS, CCNET, AFS (Level III), VRC, Dealertrack, and Diligenz.

Skills and Competencies

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Consistently apply sound business judgement

  • Ability to work in a time-sensitive volume environment

  • Analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems

  • The ability to tell something is wrong or is likely to go wrong and work with supervisor and peers on a resolution


Birmingham, Alabama


About Regions

At Regions, our culture focuses on five core values that are a commitment to how we will do business:

  • Put people first

  • Do what is right

  • Focus on your customer

  • Reach higher

  • Enjoy life

Through these values, our mission to make life better drives our desire to improve and make a positive difference in the communities where we work and live through financial investments and volunteering.