Home Lending Specialist Cairns

Commonwealth Bank

Location: Cairns

Job Type: Full time


  • You are experienced in Lending with a passion for Business Development & Customer Service
  • We are experts in supporting customers in one of the most important financial decisions they will make
  • Together we will become the #1 Home Lending team in the area

At CommBank, we believe in working for a place that works for you. We are open to flexible working options(i.e.. Part Time or Full Time hours) within our team so talk to us about which arrangements would work best for you.
See yourself in our team
Our Home Lending Specialists are the type of people who thrive on creating long-lasting relationships. They know how to ask the right questions to deliver appropriate lending solutions and build trust, confidence, and advocacy in every interaction.
Do work that matters
Whether a customer is buying their first or second home, investing in a property, refinancing, building, or renovating; you will be there to deliver the right solutions at the right time and trusted to make the experience great for them.
More specifically you will:
  • Provide support and advice to customers to help them achieve their home buying dreams
  • Complete first interviews and appointments with prospective home buyers to determine suitable lending solutions, and submitting applications
  • Make relevant suggestions to your customers based on the home buying goals they have set
  • Provide exceptional service to customers, building trust, confidence, and advocacy to help them secure and enhance their financial goals
  • Build your personal brand and network in the local community to enhance your credibility
  • Develop your business by building and maintaining internal and external referral sources, and seeking external referrals from existing customers
  • Contact home buying customers to build rapport, determine their needs and goals, and invite them into the branch for an appointment
  • Adhere to the Bank's processes, procedures, and Code of Conduct, including accurately reviewing customers' financial positions, completing security checks, and ensuring applications comply with our obligations
  • Attend regular coaching sessions to develop your lending knowledge and skills, and coaching your branch colleagues on best practice
  • Research the broader market, and economic and industry changes affecting customers and the Group
  • Use tools to capture customer feedback, and taking action to correct any service breaks and drive improvement

We're interested in hearing from people who have:
  • Experience in a similar home lending role from within a bank or mortgage broker environment
  • Demonstrated business development success
  • A well-developed knowledge of home lending products and the current responsible lending legislation

Whether you're passionate about customer service, driven by data, or called by creativity, a career here is for you.

Our people bring their diverse backgrounds and unique perspectives to build a respectful, inclusive and flexible workplace. One where we're driven by our values, and supported to share ideas, initiatives, and energy. One where making a positive impact for customers, communities and each other is part of our every day.

Here, you'll thrive. You'll be supported when faced with challenges, and empowered to tackle new opportunities. We really love working here, and we think you will too.

We're determined to make a real difference for Australia's first peoples. We encourage all interested applicants to apply. If you're already part of the Commonwealth Bank Group (including Bankwest), you'll need to apply through Sidekick to submit a valid application. We're keen to support you with the next step in your career.

You’ve got this!