National automotive refinancing company ilendingDIRECT has opened an office in Richland County with plans to create 40 jobs.
The office is located at 1001 Pinnacle Point Drive, near Interstate 77 and Farrow Road.
“It is always exciting when a company opens its doors in Richland County, especially when it means more jobs for our strong and capable workforce,” Richland County Council Chair Paul Livingston said in a news release from the county. “Council welcomes iLending to our community, and we wish the company great success at this new location.”
The Colorado-based company is seeking applicants with finance or sales experience for around 40 loan consultant positions. Job seekers can apply online at www.ilendingdirect.com.
“We’re thrilled to be in South Carolina, a state with a talented workforce, excellent educational institutions and significant footprint in financial services,” Tom Holgate, iLending CEO, said. “Our Columbia team members will work closely with customers across the country, guiding them through the refinance process to improve their finances and save money.”
The company employs 250 team members across all its locations and serves thousands of clients monthly, according to the release.