Branch Manager Assistant assists the branch manager in the daily activities of the branch office. Collects loans, closes loans, and may initiate and sustain relationships with dealers. Being a Branch Manager Assistant develops and maintains dealer relationships, collects loans, and closes loans. Assumes responsibility for supervision of branch office during the absence of the manager. Additionally, Branch Manager Assistant assists in training branch staff. Has higher approval limits than a Management Trainee. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to the Branch Manager. The Branch Manager Assistant supervises a group of primarily para-professional level staffs. May also be a level above a supervisor within high volume administrative/ production environments. Makes day-to-day decisions within or for a group/small department. Has some authority for personnel actions. To be a Branch Manager Assistant typically requires 3-5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of functional area and department processes.