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Last revised:   January 28, 2015


Loan Administration Specialist

MidCountry Bank is looking for your outstanding loan processing skills and experience. This position is responsible for processing of new commercial banking and agriculture loans, consumer installment loans, HELOC and some mortgage loans using the LaserPro prep system.   MidCountry Bank is a full-service bank with administrative headquarters in Bloomington, MN and a regional presence in Minnesota, Southern Illinois and Nevada. As a community bank, MidCountry provides high quality, diversified financial services and solutions to customers to meet their personal, business and professional banking needs. At MidCountry Bank, expect nothing less than responsive, experienced professionals who genuinely care about their customers' success.

Job description

This position ensures requests for documents are completed on a timely basis and all required information is available at the time of issuance. This includes:

  • Consumer, Commercial and Agricultural Loan documentation prep
  • Monetary transaction processing
  • Insurance processing
  • Tickler processing on FISERV
  • Paid Loan processing
  • Coordination with vendors
  • Invoice processing

Desired Skills and Experience:

If you are detail oriented and have at least 3 years of experience in loan processing, we want to see your resume!

You must also be proficient on MS Office products, have great customer service, strong organizational and communication skills and great follow through. Previous experience working in FISERV and LaserPro is preferred. Financial services background also highly desired.

Apply online at http://midcountrybank.iapplicants.com/ViewJob-653063.html 

MidCountry Bank is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  MidCountry Bank is an Equal Housing Lender, Member FDIC

(MBA File H-4427) (1-28-15)


Universal Banker Position

North American State Bank has an opening for a Universal Banker to work in our Willmar Office.  This is an opportunity for a self-motivated, goal-oriented individual to sell and service a wide variety of products and services.  The successful candidate will possess:

  • Strong business development and relationship building skills
  • Handle daily customer transactions and questions at teller and platform stations
  • High sales aptitude with proven sales experience
  • Identify cross-sell opportunities and develop new business through outbound calling and networking
  • Self-motivation, good organization skills, excellent communication and phone skills
  • Minimum of 4 years experience in bank customer service/lending preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Windows

This position offers an excellent benefit and compensation package, along with a positive work environment.

Please forward resume and an introductory letter to Human Resources:  gail.olson@nasbank.com

(MBA File H-4426) (1-28-15)


Ag/Commercial Loan Officer

First National Bank, Fulda is seeking an experienced Ag/Commercial Lender. This qualified individual will have a minimum of 3-5 years experience in Ag/Commercial lending.

Responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

  • Prospecting and developing new client relationships
  • Managing existing customer relationships
  • Cross-selling of banking services
  • Candidate must have strong credit analysis and underwriting skills
  • Ability to work independently and make professional presentations of bank products and services to prospective and existing clients
  • Commitment to community involvement
  • Strong communication and customer service skills

We offer a competitive benefit package.  Successful applicants must pass pre-employment screening including credit history.

Apply in person or send resume to First National Bank, Attn: Todd Lee, 109 N. St Paul Avenue, Fulda, MN  56131. E-mail:  Todd.Lee@firstnationalbanks.com

AA/EOE

(MBA File H-4425) (1-28-15)


Personal Banker – Full Time

Riverland Bank, located in Jordan, and serving local communities as well as the greater Twin Cities area, needs a self-starter who is a real team player.

The Personal Banker develops and maintains the bank's retail business by selling loans, deposit accounts and other retail banking services to new and existing customers. The Personal Banker also handles the details of customer service transactions for checking and savings accounts, certificates of deposit, individual retirement accounts, ATM/debit cards, and other banking products and services.  This position is required to back up occasionally in the teller area.

 This position provides the initial point of customer contact, therefore excellent customer service and communication skills are required.   If you possess outstanding interpersonal and organization skills, communicate in a professional and pleasant manner and enjoy working with the public, this may be the career move you’ve been waiting for.

Be part of the exciting growth and exceptional customer service culture of the expanding Riverland Bank.  Great benefits package, as well as opportunities for advancement.

Retail loan experience preferred.

Send resume to: Riverland Bank, Attn: Donna, 700 Seville Dr., Jordan, MN  55352 or drider@riverlandbank.com

(MBA File H-4424) (1-27-15)


VP/Business Banker – United Prairie Bank

Location: Madison, MN.
Please visit www.unitedprairiebank.com for more information.

Accountabilities:

  • Recommend United Prairie Bank products or services when it would serve a customer's financial need.
  • Actively solicits and develops new business and manages existing relationships according to individual goals for loan growth and fee income while meeting Bank wide goals established by the Executive Management Team.
  • Solicit and Interview loan clients and review loan applications for credit worthiness.
  • Prepare and analyze financial statements and spreads, including adequacy of income and sufficiency of collateral and prepare presentation for loan committee when necessary.
  • Make on-site visits to client's operations to analyze the management of the business for potential credit risk as well as promoting the Bank and its products.
  • Monitor loan performance, loan agreements, financial statements and collateral to ensure the quality of the loan.
  • Apply collection practices to minimize risk as appropriate.
  • Manage loan portfolio including customer inquiries, collections, and file maintenance
  • Review customer requests and make decisions accordingly.
  • Grow the deposit products segment.
  • Provide referrals to UPIA Insurance Agency and UPFN Investment Agency.
  • Lending authority up to $150,000.00.  Minimum portfolio size expectation or $12 to $15 million.
  • Abide by all policies, procedures and regulations of UP.
  • Utilize all communication tools available including, but not limited to; UPLink, email, and instant messaging.
  • Any and all other duties as assigned by management.

Job Qualifications:

  • Four (4) year College degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Management or equivalent experience and/or
  • Three (3) to Ten (10) years of experience in successful loan portfolio management.
  • Thorough understanding of accounting practices and the ability to read financial statements and understand complex financial measures such as cash flow and other financial ratios.

Salary DOE, competitive benefits package included. Applicant can apply by emailing an introductory letter and resume to: United Prairie Bank, Human Resources - hr@unitedprairiebank.com.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

(MBA File H-4423) (1-27-15)


Market President – United Prairie Bank

Location: Madison, MN.
Please visit www.unitedprairiebank.com for more information.

Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for budget planning, deposit and loan growth in order to provide maximum earnings and fund utilization.
  • Responsible for direct lending, supervising lenders, credit quality, collection functions, review loans, marketing efforts, networking and make calls on prospective customers, to promote quality lending to maintain loan growth and a quality portfolio.
  • Participate in professional associations; read pertinent publications; attend training and meetings to assist in out-performing the ever growing field of competition.
  • Represent the bank and provide leadership by serving the community in its various organizations in order to keep the public informed and show that the bank wants to be involved in the community.
  • Inform the Executive Management Team of financial results of operations, status of loans, banking competition, new business developments and make recommendations including officer appointments, changes in services, loans and budget.
  • Abide by and administer and enforce all policies and procedures of United Prairie.
  • Utilize all communication tools available including, but not limited to; UPLink, email, and instant messaging.
  • Any and all other duties as assigned by management.

Job Qualifications:

A four-year college degree in finance/business/accounting/economics is preferred and/or 10-15 years of banking experience and a minimum of 5-7 years in a management capacity. Community banking experiences a plus.

Salary DOE, competitive benefits package included. Applicant can apply by emailing an introductory letter and resume to: United Prairie Bank, Human Resources - hr@unitedprairiebank.com.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

(MBA File H-4422) (1-27-15)


Universal Lender

Pine River State Bank is a growing $100 million independent community bank headquartered in the heart of Minnesota’s vacation country.  Due to continuing growth, we are looking for a Universal Lender to join the team at our Nowthen office serving the northern Twin Cities Metro area.

Desired Qualifications:

  • 4 Year college degree or equivalent work experience
  • At least 5 to 10 years of experience in consumer, real estate and commercial lending (SBA experience a plus)
  • Solid underwriting and credit skills
  • Strong business development and relationship building skills
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Willingness to go the extra mile  to take care of bank customers

If you would like to make a difference in helping our customers grow, please send your resume and salary requirements to:  HR  at HR@pineriverstatebank.com or mail to Pine River State Bank, Attn:  Human Resources, PO Box 67, Pine River, MN 56474.

(MBA File H-4421) (1-27-15)


Universal Lender

Pine River State Bank is a growing $100 million independent community bank headquartered in the heart of Minnesota’s vacation country.  Due to continuing growth we are looking for a Universal Lender to join the team at our Breezy Point office serving the Breezy Point/Pequot Lakes area.

Desired Qualifications:

  • 4 Year college degree or equivalent work experience
  • Strong secondary market real estate experience
  • At least 5 to 10 years of experience in consumer, real estate and commercial lending (SBA experience a plus)
  • Solid underwriting and credit skills
  • Strong business development and relationship building skills
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Willingness to go the extra mile  to take care of bank customers

If you would like to make a difference in helping our customers grow, please send your resume and salary requirements to:  HR  at HR@pineriverstatebank.com or mail to Pine River State Bank, Attn:  Human Resources, PO Box 67, Pine River, MN 56474.

(MBA File H-4420) (1-27-15)


Credit Analyst

VisionBank is a locally owned and growing Bank located in St. Louis Park that has an immediate opening for a full time Credit Analyst. The position performs various credit analysis, review supportive duties in order to assist lenders in the processing of bank loans.  High potential for advancement to a Loan Officer position. 

Job responsibilities:

  • Gather, spread and analyze financial information on current and prospective clients with the goal of understanding their business.  This involves dealing directly with clients
  • Prepare written credit analysis/presentations for new loans and renewals including financial statements, cash flows, risk rating and any current industry or economic trends  
  • Assist lenders and management in assessing credit risk factors and accompany loan officers to client meetings as necessary
  • Assist in monitoring loan covenants and borrower compliance 
  • Prepare real estate evaluations as needed (training available)
  • Other duties/projects as assigned by management

Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, effective communicator, self-motivated and problem solving with above average organizational and priority setting skills  
  • Proficient with computers, particularly with MS Excel and MS Word
  • Experience with Buker's financial spreading software is preferred
  • Be able to perform duties in compliance with bank policies, procedures and processes
  • Be able to work independently and closely with lenders as a team player with a willingness and desire to learn
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Bachelor's degree with banking and/or accounting experience preferred
  • Minimum of one to two years of experience working with higher management in a professional environment

Please forward your resume to michaels@bankwithvision.com.

VisionBank is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

(MBA File H-4419) (1-26-15)


Personal Banker

Peoples Bank Midwest is seeking a full-time Personal Banker for our bank in Maplewood.  This position is to provide outstanding customer service to proactively sell the bank's products to prospects and bank customers.  Previous banking and customer service experience required. 

Please forward resume to mwillcoxen@pbmbank.com, or mail to Megan Willcoxen at Peoples Bank Midwest, 1275 E. County Road D, Maplewood, MN 55109. 651.735.2265.

Equal Opportunity Employer

(MBA File H-4418) (1-26-15)


Branch President

First National Bank, Springfield, MN has an opening for a Branch President.  Must have 3-5 years of Ag & Commercial credit and management experience. Successful candidate will participate in all facets of lending and branch banking which includes loan & deposit growth. Strong analytical & decision making skills are required, along with a degree in business, finance, or related area. Competitive salary and benefits package.  Must pass pre-employment screening including credit history and criminal background check.

Please submit resume to Connie Johlfs, First National Bank, 109 N St Paul Avenue, Fulda MN 56131 or email connie.johlfs@firstnationalbanks.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer

(MBA File H-4417) (1-26-15)


Bank Opportunities

First Farmers & Merchants State Bank is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

Loan Assistant
A full-time Loan Assistant position including working with lending staff performing duties related to loan applications; document preparation; advances; maintenance of loan files; follow-up on loan documents; participations, assisting customers with loan related inquiries in person or by telephone, and other support functions as requested.  This position may also include Customer Service Representative responsibilities.  Applicants should possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be detail-oriented.  Previous loan and operations experience is preferred.

Customer Service Representatives/Tellers
Full-time CSR/Teller positions.  Responsibilities would include processing teller transactions; opening consumer and business accounts and providing customer service function in person and over the phone.  This position may also include Operational duties.  Applicants should possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be detail-oriented.  Previous CSR banking experience is preferred.

Teller
Part-time Teller position.  Responsibilities would include processing teller transactions.  Saturdays 9-12 would be required.  Applicants should possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be detail-oriented.  Previous banking experience is preferred.

All positions require a high school diploma or equivalent.  Personal attributes should include professionalism, excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work independently.  First Farmers & Merchants State Bank offers a competitive compensation and benefit package and a pleasant work environment.  Please submit resumes, along with a cover letter and salary requirements to the attention of Pam Wilson, Vice President & COO.  Applications may be picked up during banking hours.  No phone applications please. 

105 North Main Street
Grand Meadow MN  55936

111 20 Street NE
Stewartville MN  55976                                                                                

Email:  pamwilson@ffmbank.com
Fax: 507-754-5124

Accepting resumes until positions are filled. 

Equal Opportunity Employer / Affirmative Action Vet/Disabled Employer. 

(MBA File H-4416) (1-26-15)


Credit Analyst

Tradition Capital Bank, located in Edina, has an immediate opening for a Credit Analyst in our Construction, Development and Mortgage department.  The candidate should enjoy working in a team environment, working with internal and external customers, have exceptional attention to detail and have the ability to multi-task.  An ideal candidate would have a minimum of 3 years of experience as a Credit Analyst at a financial institution. 

This position is primarily responsible for underwriting commercial and consumer credit and assisting the lenders with credit administration and relationship management.  This position also coordinates distribution of Bank Loan Committee packages and tracks approvals.  This position requires education and /or experience in financial accounting, commercial and consumer credit analysis, and loan documentation.  Strong experience in underwriting construction, development and commercial real estate loans is preferred. 

Responsibilities:

Credit Analysis / Loan Administration:

  • Thorough knowledge of bank’s policy and regulations
  • Participate in client meetings and gather information for underwriting
  • commercial and consumer credit requests
  • Spread financial statements, prepare projections and cash flow analysis, write credit presentations
  • Assist in preparing loan documentation
  • Assist with on-going credit administration and portfolio management
  • Assist in the daily management of select clients
  • Guide select clients through the loan process
  • Manage, and keep to a minimum, the level of reporting exceptions
  • Prepare annual reviews on credits

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Education: A college degree
  • Highly analytical
  • Proficient at Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Computer savvy
  • Self-motivated and persistent in following through
  • An independent, quick learner and decision maker within authority limits
  • Proven credit experience and understanding of cash flow
  • Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written

Tradition Capital Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer who offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package.  If interested in this position please fax resume to:  Human Resources, (952) 806-6655, Attn:  Jamie True, or email to:  careers@traditioncapitalbank.com.

(MBA File H-4415) (1-23-15)


Cash Management Associate – Maple Grove

Highland Bank specializes in meeting unique needs and business objectives of growing businesses, their customers, employees and owners. We strive to put our customers first, make banking easy and get the job done. Founded in 1943, Highland Bank manages $500 million in assets and serves its customers with 80+ knowledgeable and experienced employees in five locations.  Highland Bank is also proud to have been designated as a Preferred Lender by the Small Business Administration (SBA), one of a handful of banks in Minnesota to have earned this select designation.

We have an exciting opening for a Cash Management Associate position at our Maple Grove location!  This position is primarily responsible for providing a wide range of client and internal support related to Cash Management, including client set-up, product knowledge and technical troubleshooting as well as assisting both internal and external clients in a clear and pleasant manner.  He or she must maintain a high level of bank compliance and regulatory knowledge.

The right candidate will hold a Bachelor's degree (B.A. or B.S.) or equivalent in Technology, Finance, Banking or related field; and will have 4-5 years' experience in the financial services industry, preferably in one or more of the following areas:  front and backroom banking operations, technology and customer service.  He/she will demonstrate knowledge and experience with on-line banking tools, and have the ability to solve client issues related to both product features and technology used by customers.  He/she will have the ability to deal effectively with time pressures and stress that can change rapidly dependent on staffing levels as well as customer activity.  He/she must have strong customer service and interpersonal skills.

Apply online at www.highlandbanks.com.  Click on Careers, select Operations/Administrative, specify Cash Management Associate during the process.  No phone calls please.

(MBA File H-4414) (1-22-15)


Mortgage Lender

Merchants Bank, Rochester, is seeking a Mortgage Lender to join our excellent team.  Position involves the origination of residential loan applications, including purchase, refinance, construction and lot loans.  Will develop and maintain relationships with key referral sources, such as realtors, builders, financial planners, attorneys, etc.  Is responsible to effectively analyze customer’s needs and recommend the best loan program along with other Bank products and services.  Previous mortgage lending experience required. Competitive salary and benefit package offered, including an ESOP. 

Send resume to: Merchants Bank, Attn: Alberta Rosburg, HR, 102 East 3rd St., P.O. Box 248, Winona, MN  55987 or email resume and cover letter to aarosburg@merchantsbank.com

Merchants Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

(MBA File H-4413) (1-22-15)


Business Banking Assistant

This is an exciting time to join the Lending team at Signature Bank!  Located in Minnetonka, Signature Bank is a $300 million community bank and has an opening for a Business Banking Assistant.  Qualified candidates will have the ability to organize and prioritize tasks on multiple projects/tasks at the same time, while ensuring confidentiality and security of all information and documents.  A college degree with a minimum of one year banking administrative support experience is also required.

Job summary: Assist Lenders with managing their client portfolios. This includes answering client inquiries on loan and deposit accounts, gathering pre-loan closing documents such as loan applications, financial information, name search, collateral search, flood search, corporate documents, payoff  requests, insurance information, etc.   Review such items for completeness and accuracy while keeping Lender and client in the communication loop throughout the process. This position also includes processing wire transfers, transferring of funds, balance inquiries, and problem resolution/research. Candidates should have knowledge of various loan and deposit products/services.  This role will perform loan administrative support and customer service duties in a manner that safeguards the Bank's interests and provides an exceptional level of service to our clients.

Qualified candidates will be able to deal effectively and tactfully with both internal and external customers.  Candidates need to perform duties quickly and accurately, while maintaining customer satisfaction. The Business Banking Assistant will be a member of a team and must have the ability and desire to work in a team atmosphere and learn new things.

Primary office hours would be Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm.

Interested candidates are to email their resume to kcollignon@signaturebankonline.com.

(MBA File H-4412) (1-22-15)


Private Banking Assistant

Are you passionate about client service?
Do you have an extraordinary ability to anticipate your clients' needs and effectively execute them?
Are you friendly, smart, hardworking and dedicated to exceptional customer service? Then we want to talk to you!

Located in Minnetonka, Signature Bank is a $300 million community bank and has an opening for a Private Banking Assistant.  Qualified candidates will have the ability to organize and prioritize tasks on multiple projects/tasks at the same time, while ensuring confidentiality and security of all information and documents.  A college degree with a minimum of one year private banking support or consumer loan administration experience is also required.  

Job summary: This position is responsible for performing loan administrative support for our Private Bankers and an exceptional banking experience to our Private Banking client base.    

This person will assist Private Bankers with managing their client portfolios. This includes performing general customer service related duties, including answering client inquiries on loan and deposit accounts. This position also includes gathering pre-loan closing documentation, processing loan related disclosures, processing wire transfers, transferring of funds, balance inquiries, and problem resolution/research.  Qualified candidates should have knowledge of various loan and deposit products/services such as: online banking, ACH, Remote Deposit, debit cards, electronic statements, etc. This person will be the resident expert on Private Bankers' client portfolios. Clients should view this person as one of the "go-to" people at Signature Bank for their day to day needs.  Colleagues should view this person as a resource on your Private Bankers' portfolios.  

Qualified candidates will be able to deal effectively and tactfully with both internal and external customers.  Candidates need to perform duties quickly and accurately, while maintaining customer satisfaction. This is a member of a team, and must have the ability and desire to work in a team atmosphere and learn new things!

Primary office hours would be Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm.

Interested candidates are to email their resume to kcollignon@signaturebankonline.com.

(MBA File H-4411) (1-22-15)


Credit Analyst

2014 Best Places to Work winner Signature Bank, a $300 million community bank in Minnetonka, is growing its Credit and Analysis area!

As a member of our dynamic Credit team, you will assist loan officers in collecting, reviewing, and analyzing financial information on existing and prospective loan customers. The Credit Analyst will also prepare written loan presentations and annual reviews that are used in the credit approval and loan review processes, analyze the degree of risk for credit requests and offer recommendations to minimize the Bank’s risk, and maintain a working knowledge of industry standards and ever-changing banking regulation through ongoing training, and customer interaction.

Successful candidates must have the ability to exercise professional judgment and decision making based on the philosophy of Signature Bank and within the interest of the Bank’s growth and profitability goals. Candidates should have well developed interpersonal skills needed to work with department personnel and assist other departments as needed, the ability to follow through on assignments with minimal supervision, and a high degree of confidentiality and professionalism.

Ideally, we would like to see candidates with at least 2-5 years of previous credit experience, and SBA underwriting experience is preferred.

Primary office hours would be Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm.

Interested candidates are to email their resume to kcollignon@signaturebankonline.com.

(MBA File H-4410) (1-22-15)


Mortgage Loan Originator/Peoples Bank of Commerce

Our Edina location is seeking an experienced originator to generate external mortgage leads; established pipeline/referral base required.  Preferred experience in Government, Agency and Non-Agency products. Includes benefit package.  Apply online at: www.e-peoplesbank.com.

Questions: 763-691-7115.

Member FDIC / Equal Opportunity Employer

(MBA File H-4409) (1-22-15)


Commercial Lender

Tradition Capital Bank, located in Edina, is a growing $325 million bank seeking a Commercial Lender to join its Business Banking team.  This position will be responsible for new business development (commercial loan, deposit, and fee income generation) in addition to ensuring overall credit quality within the portfolio.  Top candidates will have demonstrated an ability to grow a commercial loan and deposit portfolio within the low-to-middle markets in the Twin Cities and have strong credit and communication skills.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for generating C & I and commercial real estate loans within guidelines set by the bank policy and growth targets.  This will include soliciting new customer relationships and deepening relationships with existing customers.
  • Responsible for the overall credit quality and profitability of the assigned portfolio.
  • Strong understanding of financial statements and business cash flow.
  • Responsible for cross-selling Treasury Management, Private Banking, and Wealth Management services to the clients.
  • Energetic, team player

Qualifications

  • A 4- year college degree in business or equivalent work experience
  • A minimum of 5-10 years of experience in Commercial Lending
  • Proven credit experience and understanding of cash flow
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

Tradition Capital Bank offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package.  If interested in this position please fax resume to:  Human Resources, (952) 806-6655, Attn:  Jamie True, or email to:  careers@traditioncapitalbank.com

(MBA File H-4408) (1-20-15)


Helpline Procedural Specialist - Service Center, Chaska

KleinBank is a 2014 recipient of the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) Torch Awards for Ethics, a 2014 Star Tribune Top Workplace, a 2012 recipient of the Minnesota Family Business Awards and the 2011 recipient of the Minnesota Business Ethics Award for mid-sized businesses. As one of Minnesota’s largest family-owned state banks, our 21 community-focused locations have been serving the financial needs of local residents and businesses since 1907!

KleinBank has an immediate opening for a FT Helpline Procedural Specialist. The primary function is to provide support to all branch offices, providing a consistent delivery of information across all branches.   This individual will be required to obtain an in-depth knowledge of KleinBank’s operations, policies, procedures, and system navigation. This position will staff the telephone help line which will answer questions regarding products, procedures, forms, records and provide operational assistance to assist the branches in their delivery of enhanced customer service.  

Qualified candidate will have 2-5 years Branch Support or Help Desk experience, and Associate degree or 2-5 years of banking experience in operations or similar related field. This individual will have excellent customer service skills, and a high degree of problem solving skills. Proficient computer skills, office processes, and MS office applications required. Fiserve Platform applications experience desired.

KleinBank offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Qualified candidates can apply online at www.kleinbank.com.

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

KleinBank is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities

(MBA File H-4407) (1-16-15)


Full Time Credit Analyst Position


Kensington Bank is seeking an experienced person for a full time Credit Analyst position at it’s  Cokato location. Primary responsibilities are to support loan officers and bank management in analysis, evaluation, and presentation of credit requests and reviews.

Job responsibilities:

  • Gather and analyze financial information on current and potential commercial/agricultural borrowers
  • Spread financial statements as necessary utilizing Web Equity manager software
  • Assist lenders and management in assessing credit risk factors and appropriate structure of credit requests for diversified types of loans. Accompany bankers on client calls as necessary
  • Prepare a written credit analysis for new/renewed loans including financial statements, cash flows, collateral evaluation, payment history, risk rating and any current industry or economic trends
  • Monitor loan covenants and borrower compliance
  • Prepare detailed reports for management regarding loan activity, policy exceptions, and the composition and trends within the bank’s loan portfolio
  • Assist bank management with regulatory reporting and loan portfolio analysis
  • Provide guidance and supervision for other credit analysts as needed

Job Specifications:

  • Have strong interpersonal, analytical, verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient with computers, particularly with MS Excel and MS Word
  • Be accurate, detailed, thorough and efficient
  • Understand loan documentation and requirements
  • Be able to perform duties in compliance with bank policies, procedures and processes
  • Be able to work independently and closely with lenders as a team player with a willingness and desire to learn

Please forward your resume to mthoennes@kensingtonbanks.com or cisaacson@kensingtonbanks.com.

Kensington Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

(MBA File H-4406) (1-16-15)


Client Specialist

At Bridgewater Bank, five simple words drive our success and define the foundation of our business –unconventional, responsive, dedicated, growing and accurate. If your personal values align with ours, you may be a good fit to join our talented team. With over $650 million in assets, we’re one of the fastest growing banks in Minnesota.  As a Client Specialist you’ll be the face of the bank for our clients, establishing relationships to learn about their financial needs and provide superior service to ensure a positive customer experience.

Responsibilities include:

Greet all clients and answer phone calls to ensure a positive customer experience

Manage general phone mailbox

Sort and distribute mail and file invoices

Perform basic teller functions and client account maintenance for walk in clients – tasks may include:

  • Process deposits, withdrawals, and transfers
  • Mailing of bank notices
  • Issue cashier’s checks
  • Update client files
  • Complete daily balancing of teller drawer
  • Process loan payments

Maintain conference rooms and kitchen and ensure adequate supplies are available

Adhere to the bank’s policies, procedures, security requirements and government regulations

Participate in on-going training to enhance knowledge of banking and keep abreast of new and/or changes in regulations

Why Bridgewater? If you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with talented, professional individuals, you’ve found the right place. Here are a few additional reasons why people enjoy working at Bridgewater Bank:

  • Employee mentorship program
  • Monthly health & wellness opportunities
  • Weekly fitness classes
  • Family-fun events
  • Networking opportunities
  • Great culture

Successful candidates will be professional, friendly, great communicators, detail oriented, and dedicated.  Proficiency with Microsoft Office is required and a college degree along with one year of work experience is preferred.

Please apply online at www.bridgewaterbankmn.com

(MBA File H-4405) (1-15-15)


Operations Specialist

At Bridgewater Bank, five simple words drive our success and define the foundation of our business –unconventional, responsive, dedicated, growing and accurate. If your personal values align with ours, you may be a good fit to join our talented team. With over $650 million in assets, we’re one of the fastest growing banks in Minnesota.  As a key member of the Operations department you’ll perform a wide variety of operational procedures to ensure efficient workflow, superior client service and compliance with bank policies and procedures.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist in the development and implementation of department processes and procedures to ensure efficiency and compliance with bank policies
  • Process Reg E disputes, perform fraud review and prevention,  and perform ATM/Debit card maintenance
  • Act as first level troubleshooting support for operations assistants
  • Provide operational support for online banking, bill pay, and mobile deposit by identifying and resolving technical issues
  • Perform reporting and analysis for ACH origination and settlement files
  • Develop and maintain efficient document work flow and check back review processes
  • Assist in the implementation of document imaging technology
  • Provide back-up for daily operational transactions and procedures including check and ACH returns, non-posts, stop pays, chargebacks, wires, ATM adjustments, etc.
  • Maintain thorough knowledge of changing trends and regulations that relate to operational policies and service standards

Why Bridgewater? If you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with talented, professional individuals, you’ve found the right place. Here are a few additional reasons why people enjoy working at Bridgewater Bank:

  • Employee mentorship program
  • Monthly health & wellness opportunities
  • Weekly fitness classes
  • Family-fun events
  • Networking opportunities
  • Great culture

Successful candidates will have a minimum of 5 years of bank operations experience, excellent organizational and communication skills, and the ability to identify and resolve issues. Bachelor’s degree and experience with Fiserv software and its ancillary products preferred. 

Please apply online at www.bridgewaterbankmn.com

(MBA File H-4404) (1-15-15)


Personal Banker III

Landmark Bank has an opening for a Personal Banker III at our Ramsey, MN location.

Personal Banker III is responsible for the following:

  • Opening accounts including personal, business and IRA accounts. 
  • Processing teller transactions, balance vault, order cash, complete branch audits.
  • Consumer lending, including real-estate applications from application, approval to closing.
  • Knowledge of cash management products including ACH, remote deposit as pertains to customer application process. 
  • Participation in sales and referrals within the bank including referral partners.
  • Participation in outside networking and involvement in community events/organizations. 

Must have a minimum of 3 years' experience in personal banking and consumer lending. High school diploma or equivalent and college degree preferred.  Must have a current NMLS registration.  Be willing  to work at multiple locations, if needed. Personal attributes to include professionalism, excellent written and verbal communications, along with the ability to handle difficult situations and accept change as an opportunity.  We’re looking for someone to be a mentor and leader to fellow employees.

Landmark Community Bank is an equal opportunity employer who provides a professional, team-oriented environment and offers a competitive salary and benefits.

Qualified candidates, please submit cover letter and resume via email to hr@landmark-bank.net or mail to:

Human Resources
Landmark Community Bank
711 6th Ave NE
Isanti, MN  55040

(MBA File H-4403) (1-14-15)


Personal Banker/Teller

Landmark Community Bank has an immediate opening for a Personal Banker/Teller position at our Ramsey and White Bear Lake locations.

Primary Functions

  • Processing teller transactions as well as various other duties in the teller area
  • Opening Consumer and Business accounts
  • Providing customer service functions in person and over the phone
  • Participating in the sales/referral program

Qualifications Required

  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • 2-3 years' experience in banking or customer service environment. 
  • Personal attributes to include professionalism, excellent written and verbal communication.  

Landmark Community Bank is an equal opportunity employer who provides a professional, team-oriented environment and offers a competitive salary and benefits.

Please submit cover letter and resume via email to hr@landmark-bank.net or mail to:

Human Resources
Landmark Community Bank
711 6th Ave NE
Isanti, MN  55040

(MBA File H-4402) (1-14-15)


Facilities & Administrative Services Supervisor

Based in Bloomington, MN, United Bankers' Bank is a highly successful and growing banker's bank that was originally chartered in 1975. Today, United Bankers' Bank has approximately $700MM in assets and has grown into one of the largest correspondent banks in the upper Midwest and Pacific Northwest area. Today, the 800-plus customer banks we serve stretch across 12 states. Our motto, "First for Your Success," reflects the importance UBB places on helping our customers and our employees succeed.

United Bankers' Bank has a unique opportunity for a motivated Facilities & Administrative Services Supervisor in their Administrative Services Department. This individual will plan, direct and oversee property operations and administrative services. They will analyze space needs, recommend allocation of office space as it relates to department needs, purchase office furniture and equipment and maintain appearance of bank premises.

For more information and to apply, please visit: www.ubb.com/careers

United Bankers' Bank is an EEO/AA employer: women, minorities, the disabled and veterans are encouraged to apply.

(MBA File H-4401) (1-13-15)


Personal Banker II in Owatonna

Are you looking for a career that will allow you to work for a Top 100 Workplace? How about an organization known for its fun, professional environment, and being recognized and rewarded for your results while helping people achieve their dreams? Then you may be the person Profinium, Inc. is looking for!

Profinium’s Owatonna location has a career opportunity for a Personal Banker II.

Scope of Position: 
This position is responsible for providing service in the teller area and Personal Banking department according to the schedule.  This position will be responsible for directly servicing customers with the paying and receiving functions of the bank.  Will also be responsible for performing teller duties and working in the proof operation area.

This position has the responsibility for providing a high level of customer service to bank customers who require teller, or personal banking services along with referring customers to other bank departments as appropriate for additional services. This position is responsible for greeting and directing walk-in customers in a friendly, professional manner and answering telephones and supporting the personal banking function of the bank.

This position will also handle the more routine customer requests in the account opening process.  The function will help the overall bank sales function in deepening existing customer relationships and soliciting prospects. This will include, but not be limited to; opening new accounts, developing lead lists, assist with consumer loans,  assist with new account follow up and tracking and reporting of sales and service results as prescribed in the Strategic Objectives of Profinium, Inc.

Qualifications Required:
Individual must have a high school degree or equivalent and 2-4 years' experience in a community bank or customer service environment.  Consumer lending experience preferred.  Must have outstanding customer service skills. This job requires individual to have good computer skills, knowledge in the use of office equipment and ability to count and reconcile money.  Also required are strong Excel and Word skills. Must have the ability to lift up to 25 pounds. 

As with all positions, we are looking for someone committed to Profinium's Purpose, Pledge and Pursuits along with outstanding teamwork and decision making skills. Individual must be goal oriented and open to flexible scheduling.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please visit our website at http://www.profinium.com/our-story/careers.html.

(MBA File H-4400) (1-13-15)


Private/Business Loan Underwriter 3
        
Job Description:
Analyzes complex financial and credit information for Commercial business or high net worth customer loan packages according to business unit standards.  Underwrites loans with aggregate credit exposure based upon approved credit authority limits.  Compiles, analyzes, and documents loan data and credit risk, borrower and property information, and coordinates activity in support of credit approval process. Investigates credit standards and determines credit worthiness of high net worth loans, understands financial statements and reports for specific area of business. May perform research and analysis related to loan projects, such as industry studies and management reports. May cross-sell products and services. May negotiate loan provisions.

Basic Qualifications:
4+ years underwriting experience

Minimum Qualifications:

  • COMMERCIAL underwriting experience a must.  Loan documentation and booking experience along with a working knowledge of Athena/Blast, AFS and Spreads programs (Simply Spreads and MRA) and Wells Fargo Regional Credit Policy
  • 2-4 years of Ag Lending experience in Credit, Portfolio Management, Credit Administration or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated understanding and background of agricultural practices and policies
  • Knowledge of financial accounting theory and logic, loan structuring and agricultural products

** Please visit www.wellsfargo.com/careers and apply to Job ID 5072514

(MBA File H-4399) (1-13-15)


Network Administrator

First Farmers & Merchants is seeking an IT professional to join the Network Administration team responsible for network related systems on LAN/WAN, telecommunications, applications, and security systems. The Network Administrator will rely on working knowledge of IT concepts, practices and procedures and sound judgment to accomplish established goals.  Responsibilities will include monitoring data and voice communications to ensure the network is available to all system users; resolving data communication problems; installation/configuration of new servers both physical and in Virtual VMWare environments; system administration support in the installation and configuration of new application deployments; and pro-active system monitoring of the enterprise infrastructure. Specific duties include:

  • Monitor system usage and efficiency.
  • Mitel telecommunication equipment.
  • Identify and report security violations.
  • Evaluate and install patches/upgrades and resolve software related problems maintaining data integrity and security.
  • Assist the Network Administration team in PC operations including Windows operating systems, application software and networking support.
  • Assist with management of remote access devices.
  • Provide tactical/strategic input on overall network and system planning.
  • Participate in special projects as assigned.

Required Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer operations or related field or equivalent experience with at least 5 years of network administration experience.
  • Excellent communication, planning, time management, decision-making and organization skills.
  • Knowledge and experience in Windows servers, Active Directory and Group Policy, DNS, SQL server, MS Exchange, VMWare virtualization, HP switches, MPLS networks (with VOIP), LAN/WAN, end user support and remote office support.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to research and solve problems.
  • Strong personal standards of excellence, ethics and integrity.

Preferred Experience:

  • Mitel Telecommunications equipment
  • Applications including WSUS, Backup Exec, McAfee, Replication applications, Microsoft SharePoint
  • Cisco routers
  • WAN Accelerators

We offer a competitive salary and benefits. Please email resume and cover letter to Marlene Trageser at MarleneTrageser@ffmbank.com or mail to First Farmers & Merchants National Bank, Attn: Marlene Trageser, PO Box 729, Pipestone, MN  56164.  No phone calls please.

EOE/AA

(MBA File H-4398) (1-12-15)


Credit Analyst - St. Paul, MN

Alliance Bank is a family owned community bank offering Personal, Commercial, Agricultural, and Private Banking services.  Alliance Bank has maintained a strong community presence for more than 140 years. We are privately owned and have total assets in excess of $550 million. 

Job Summary

The Credit Analyst is responsible for analyzing and interpreting financial data to evaluate risk and determine appropriate credit rating for new and existing customers, creating client proposals and maintaining client files. The Credit Analyst is expected to provide technical and practical problem-solving and specialized support services to bank customers and staff.  The individual assists in attaining established Bank and branch goals through active participation in credit and investment management and is expected to provide leadership, training and support to less experienced staff members.

Essential Functions

  • Responsible for collecting and analyzing financial related data to determine credit worthiness of prospective and/or current customer(s).  Preparation of financial spreadsheets and presentations on clients.  Participate in presenting that information to managers and members of senior staff.
  • Review risk classification definitions compared to actual risk ratings on loans.
  • Prepare annual reviews on credits to ensure compliance with loan policy.
  • Provide excellent customer service to customers and employees by providing ongoing support via verbal and written communications while adhering to all Bank and Department policies and procedures.
  • Ability to problem solve, negotiate and persuade customers.  Good organizational and time management skills.
  • Analyze economic and financial trends using solid math and analytical skills.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BA or BS in Business, Finance, Economics or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Industry experience including: training in financial statements and tax return analysis resulting from a combination of education and experience in accounting, financial and/or credit analysis or related areas.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years direct industry experience.

Please email cover letter and resume to Human.Resources@alliancebanks.com

(MBA File H-4397) (1-12-15)


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