Community Development Manager II manages community/economic development activities and initiatives for a key business market area. Ensures company visibility is established in the area and promotes relationships with groups, agencies and organizations in the community to identify lending and other business development opportunities. Being a Community Development Manager II explores and evaluates the current and future credit needs of the community and develops a strong understanding of the local issues and needs. Actively monitors public programs that support community development initiatives. Additionally, Community Development Manager II initiates policy changes or enhancements to ensure compliance with Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) and other regulations. Makes recommendations to increase lending activity. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Community Development Manager II manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Community Development Manager II typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience.