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Business Analyst (Lending): CF West Yellowhead

Business Analyst (Lending):  Hinton, Alberta

You have a passion for small business.
You have formal Business education and lending experience.

You are a good listener that makes you able to identify entrepreneurs' initial business needs. 
You are a natural-born coach.
You have owned your own business.
You love making presentations.
You live within commutable distance to Hinton, Alberta.

If these points describe you… we should talk.  You might just be the ideal candidate for our full-time Business Analyst position at Community Futures West Yellowhead!   Reporting to the General Manager, the Business Analyst attracts, coaches, manages and guides loan and business development clients to success.  The Business Analyst is responsible for all aspects of commercial lending, growth of the loan portfolio, collections, business counselling, and assessing feasibility of client business ideas/proposals/plans.

Community Futures West Yellowhead is a community-driven, non-profit organization staffed by business professionals and guided by a volunteer Board of Directors. We provide a wide range of small business services and management tools for people wanting to start, expand, franchise or sell a business.  This position is located in Hinton, Alberta and offers regional coverage to the West Yellowhead area. 
The winning candidate will have:

  • A business or related degree
  • Banking / lending experience
  • Entrepreneurial experience / business ownership background
  • A proven history of customer service, business coaching, sales / marketing and project leadership skills.

Our Business Analyst should also have experience with: 

  • Collections and bankruptcy
  • Understanding of small business
  • Business counselling and research skills
  • Interviewing/listening skills
  • Customer and interpersonal skills
  • Presentation skills

If you think you’re a strong candidate for this role, please tell us why and what your remuneration requirements are by emailing Nancy Robbins, General Manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Although this competition will remain open until a suitable candidate is found, we will not be accepting applications after October 12, 2021 at 4:30 pm.  Candidate selection will begin after this time.

We thank all applicants for considering this exciting opportunity with Community Futures West Yellowhead.   We advise that only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted and interviews will be conducted according to standard COVID-19 protocol. You must be eligible to work in Canada and currently live within commutable distance to Hinton, Alberta.  International applications for this position will not be accepted. Community Futures is committed to attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.  As well, your privacy is important to us – please rest assured that all applications will remain confidential at all times.  We do not retain candidate profiles or resumes.   

Contact Us

Community Futures Network of Alberta
Box 753 – Cochrane, AB T4C 1A9
T: 403-851-9995
Toll free: 1-877-482-3672


About Community Futures

Guidance, support, and financial help for small businesses. Community Futures has been helping rural Alberta entrepreneurs for over 30 years with guidance, business loans, training, and free resources.
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