Consumer Loan Area Manager is responsible for consumer loan activity for a particular region. Oversees multiple branches to ensure loan policies are being followed. Being a Consumer Loan Area Manager requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Consumer Loan Area Manager typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. To be a Consumer Loan Area Manager typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments.