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An ad section is published in the NDBA Bulletin and also posted below. The ads include:

  • Bank equipment for sale
  • Banks for sale
  • Job openings from member banks and associate members
If you desire to place an ad, the criteria is listed below:

Ads for job openings will be published in two consecutive issues of the NDBA Bulletin for a fee of $25. Ads may be either blind box or to contact the bank directly.

Ads selling or seeking equipment, or banks for sale, will also be published for a fee of $25 and run for two consecutive issues.

Send ad and check made payable to NDBA to the following address:

NDBA Want Ads
PO Box 1438
Bismarck ND 58502-1438

or email information to

Ag Lender

United Community Bank of ND is seeking to add an Ag Lender to the Leeds, ND location. The primary role of this position is to service an existing loan portfolio and develop new business relationships. The lender will originate, underwrite, and close agricultural loans in accordance with Bank lending objectives, policies and procedures.

Education and Experience:
- Bachelor of Science Degree with emphasis on agriculture, finance, or equivalent
- Minimum of five years lending experience
- Demonstrated credit and analytical skills
- Working knowledge of ag lending principles and practices
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Commitment to the Leeds and surrounding communities

United Community Bank offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package including health, life, dental, vision, health savings account, 401K, paid vacation and holidays.

Please send resume and cover letter to:
United Community Bank
Attn: Patrick Streyle
PO Box 219
Leeds, ND 58346

United Community Bank Is an equal opportunity employer.

Branch President

RiverWood Bank is a network of 10 community banks located in 9 different communities in Northern and Central Minnesota. We are currently seeking a Branch President for the Bemidji market area.

The position will provide management and sales leadership to attain goals and objectives for growth, profitability, credit quality, and overall financial performance. Position will also be responsible for managing a business loan portfolio and implementing a business development plan to maintain existing client base and expand market share. Additionally, the individual in this position will represent the bank and actively participate in key community activities, events, economic development, and community affairs, as well as hold accountability for branch supervision and personnel administration.

Qualified candidates will possess the following credentials:

• Bachelor's degree in business, business administration, finance, or related field.
• Knowledge of lending laws, regulations, and credit analysis principles and practices.
• Ten years or more experience in a leadership role in banking, including commercial lending and staff supervision.
• Proven success in developing new business and growing market share.
• Strong communication, negotiation, and relationship building skills essential.

Why a Career with RiverWood Bank? We provide team members with a positive work environment, a culture that fosters open and honest communication, collaboration and teamwork. In addition, we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, ownership in RiverWood Bank's ESOP and much more.

We invite you to explore a career and submit an application for consideration with a leader in Minnesota's Banking communities by visiting our website: (Careers).
Credentials will be accepted until the position is filled.

Internal Audit Manager

Plains Commerce Bank is looking for an experienced, energetic, self-motivated person to fill a full-time Internal Audit Manager position in either their Aberdeen, Watertown, or Sioux Falls South Dakota locations or their Bismarck, North Dakota location.

Responsibilities of a successful candidate include developing and maintaining a comprehensive financial and internal audit program, creating an annual audit schedule and ensuring audits stay on track, preparing audit procedures that test compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and Bank policy, and the reliance and adequacy of internal controls, oversee and directing auditor staff by providing direction, answering questions, coaching, and conducting performance reviews, perform periodic reviews of auditing processes and procedures, and auditing staff, both internal and outsourced auditors, and communicating internal control weaknesses to management and the board of directors.

Qualities of the candidate include a Bachelor's of Science Degree, preferably with a business major or an advance degree in a related field, seven plus years of financial industry experience preferred in auditing, compliance, or risk management, must possess logical and analytical thinking skills, attention to detail, and the ability to organize work is a must, and lastly candidate must have a comprehensive understanding of internal audit standards.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. Visit to apply.

Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender.

Consumer Lender/New Accounts Clerk

Our client, Peoples State Bank located in Wahpeton, ND is seeking a highly motivated and ambiguous individual to join its team.

The successful candidate will be involved in a broad variety of responsibilities at the Bank - developing, servicing and retaining profitable customer relationships; explaining account options to customers, opening of new accounts and being knowledgeable of the products and services offered. In addition to assisting tellers as needed along with other duties as assigned.

Qualifications include 3 plus years in the banking industry. The ideal candidates would possess knowledge of lending concepts, practices and procedures and good judgment to plan and accomplish goals. In addition, work well both independently and in a team environment and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. A background in Deposit Pro and/or Laser Pro is a plus along with consumer lending and/or teller/account set up experience.

Peoples State Bank offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and a stable work environment. EOE

To learn more about this position and to apply, please visit -

Internal Auditor II

The Bank of North Dakota is hiring an Internal Auditor II in their Bismarck location.

Duties and Tasks
•Conduct preliminary audit research and planning.
•Research industry guidelines and regulations.
•Conduct audits of a routine nature or a segment of a moderately complex audit.
•Identify weakness of systems and controls and present recommendations for change.
•Conduct pre- and post-audit conferences.
•Prepare reports for less complex audits or assist in the preparation of reports for audits with increased complexity.
•Communicate audit findings/recommendations to management and Advisory Board.
•Perform general audit related duties, special requests, cash counts, employee account reviews, follow up on outstanding audit issues, assisting others, etc.
•Review work activities of other audit personnel and staff and provide training and coaching as appropriate.
•Coordinate external audit activities, such as the preparation of audit confirmations, scheduling external reviews, and coordinating the completion of request lists.
•Assist external audit personnel and monitor the status of engagements.
•Attend training to maintain professional certifications, attend training relevant to banking industry, attend meetings for training purposes and to exchange ideas with audit peers.

Minimum Qualifications
Requires a bachelor's degree in accounting, business, finance, economics or related field and two years of auditing experience in a financial environment, financial auditing, information technology auditing, or other related field. *Hiring authority may also consider underfilling this position with an Auditor I, which requires the degree but no auditing experience.

Preferred Qualifications
•Financial Institution or state government experience is desirable.
•Desired professional certifications include:
Certified Public Accountant.
Certified Internal Auditor.
Certified Information Systems Auditor.

Other certifications relevant to the areas of responsibility will be considered by the hiring committee.


Leader of Processing

The Leader of Processing is a managerial position, this individual is responsible for the leadership of the processing team in Student Loans within Bank of North Dakota's Education Market. They must have the ability to lead, inspire, mentor and develop staff. They must have the innovation and analytical skills to identify processing areas for improvement. This individual will also serve as part of the Education Market leadership team.

This goal-driven leader will plan, organize and coordinate activities associated with processing of student loan originations and servicing; develop policies and procedures; develop team/staff goals and establish standards for performance of work by team members. Other duties consist of evaluating work volumes while monitoring and evaluating standards for processing activity to ensure compliance with policies, procedures and statutes. They will oversee hiring, training and reviews for the area, while building and maintaining a positive work environment.

This result-driven professional will be highly motivated, have a strong work ethic and be committed to excellence. They must be able to handle high pressure/difficult situations and conversations. Additional responsibilities include making recommendations affecting organizational goals and objectives.

Minimum Qualifications
Requires a bachelor's degree in business administration, banking, accounting, economics or closely related field with a minimum of three years in areas such as leadership, customer service, data analytics, communication and employee supervision. Additional work experience as described may substitute for the education requirement on a year-for-year basis.

Preferred Qualifications:
•Leadership experience in (Coaching, Collaboration, Curiosity, and/or Empowerment)
•Data mining and analysis


VP/Operations Manager

Western State Bank currently has a full-time opening for a VP/Operations Manager in West Fargo or Devils Lake market.

The VP-Operations Manager is a key senior leadership position, responsible for ensuring the effective and efficient operation of the bank's core operating system, and managing the deposit and electronic banking support teams.

The VP-Operations Manager position will:
• Oversee the functional activities in support of the company's strategic objectives, possessing a comprehensive understanding of the core operating system
• Lead a team that can effectively manage the bank's infrastructure.
• Responsible for ongoing system optimization and process improvements necessary to maintain an effective and competitive core operating system to continue to ensure a superior customer experience.
• Cultivates high-performance culture by creating a work environment that supports engagement, innovation, creativity, and teamwork, consistent with the organization's vision, core values, and team guidelines.

Bachelor's degree in business-related field required with 7+ years of experience in bank operations. 2+ years of management experience required. Experience working with FiServ (core operating system) preferred.

This position can be located in the Fargo/West Fargo or Devils Lake markets.

What Western Can Offer You:
· Competitive Salaries
· Paid Time Off
· 401 (K) with Employer Match
· Employee Owned Stock

Are you Ready to Join the Western State Bank Team?
If you are looking to contribute your energy and skills to our team apply online at

Western State Bank is an EEOE and Affirmative Action Employer, Member FDIC

Credit Analyst

VISIONBank has a Credit Analyst position available. This position is an integral part of the lending team. A great deal of time will be spent communicating with internal lending staff, clients, program lenders of various guaranty programs or others that benefit the client and/or mitigate credit risk. Preparation of detailed credit presentations is also part of the position.

Responsibilities also include strong knowledge of the internal loan policy and outside banking guidelines in regard to credit risk. Must be aware of internal and external lending limits and ensure bank is compliance with these limits at all times.

A minimum of three to five years of previous credit experience is required. Hours are Monday - Friday 8:00AM-5:00PM.

VISIONBank offers competitive salaries, immediate enrollment in health, dental and vision insurance, 401k retirement plan, group life insurance, and educational opportunities to learn and grow in your position.

Please send resume to or apply online at

VISIONBank Equal Opportunity Employer

Compliance Auditor

Starion Bank, in Bismarck and Fargo, has an opening for a compliance auditor.

Responsible for performing individual compliance audits - as part of the annual compliance audit plan, researching and staying informed of all new or enhanced regulations, and clearly communicating this information to applicable stakeholders in the bank. Responsibility includes developing audit scope, performing audit procedures, and preparing audit reports reflecting the results of the work performed. Work performed will focus on compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and bank policies.

Additional responsibilities include following-up on the status of outstanding audit issues, responding to compliance inquiries, periodic reporting to the Audit Committee, completion of risk assessments, compliance training, assisting with external examinations/audits and the development of the annual compliance audit plan.

Desired qualifications include a thorough understanding of banking laws and regulations, experience preparing and conducting compliance training sessions, and working knowledge of audit principles and standards. Ability to work independently, multitask, and work cooperatively with others across the organization to achieve shared objectives. Strong verbal and written communication skills, to effectively present to peers and management.

Successful candidates will have a bachelor's degree, two or more years of banking compliance experience, and a proficiency with Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.

Starion offers a competitive salary and a full comprehensive benefit package including health, life, dental, vision, health savings account, 401K, profit sharing, paid vacation and holidays.

Apply online at

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

Agricultural/Commercial Lending Officer

Ramsey National Bank is seeking candidates for a full-time
Agriculture/Commercial Lending Officer in the Cavalier Office.

Qualified applicants should have a bachelor's degree in business, finance, accounting, agricultural economics, or related field along with a minimum of three years of lending experience. Strong analytical, credit, business development, computer, written and verbal communications skills are required.

Responsibilities will include new business development, maintaining current loan relationships, and credit analysis. Opportunity for advancement within the organization is a possibility with this position.

Ramsey National Bank is an employee-owned community bank that strives to provide innovative banking solutions and products to fully meet our customer needs. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including an ESOP retirement plan. As employee-owners, we are committed to providing a friendly atmosphere that will result in superior customer service and satisfaction.

Please send resume and cover letter to:

Ramsey National Bank
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 160
Devils Lake, ND 58301
or email to

Deposit Compliance Officer

Gate City Bank in Fargo has a position open for a deposit compliance officer responsible for performing the necessary functions to support and maintain the Bank's deposit regulatory, legal, and policy compliance.

• Serves as the primary compliance contact for Business and Personal Deposit related topics.
• Strong and collaborative business partner for all areas of the Bank to help foster an environment of compliance, innovation, and creativity to serve our customers and employees.
• Sets the deposit related compliance expectations, informs the applicable responsible parties of the expectations, and approves the final implementation by the subject matter experts.
• Oversees the development and review of all deposit related policies and procedures to ensure compliance.
• Oversees the monitoring of compliance-related procedures and performs testing to insure procedures are being followed and forms are being used properly.
• Acts as a resource to personnel for questions regarding regulatory issues.
• Serves as a member of the Compliance Committee, representing the deposit related compliance.
• Responsible for monitoring the requirements of regulatory agencies to ensure compliance in regard to all deposit policy, procedures, reports, disclosures, notices and forms.
• Directs the implementation of the deposit related compliance program to ensure conformity with federal and state laws and helps coordinate compliance audits and organization of examinations.
• Analyzes the impact of any new laws and regulations, or amendments to existing regulations, on current operations products and services. Clearly communicates such impact to the department manager(s).
• Oversees the development and implementation of deposit-related compliance training.
• Partners with the deposit departments to address and resolve potential compliance issues and ensure all business practices are compliant.

Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, or related field desired; minimum of 3 years of financial institution experience; minimum of 3 years of deposit compliance experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

• Demonstrate advanced knowledge of federal regulations for consumer compliance.
• Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM) required or must obtain in an appropriate timeframe.
• Analytical skills, ability to review a process and/or procedure and evaluate effectiveness.
• Ability to meet accountabilities with limited direction and oversight.

Please send resume to Gate City Human Resources: click here

Agriculture Loan Officer

First National Bank & Trust Company of Bottineau has an opening for an Agriculture Loan Officer. This position requires a bachelor's degree and five years of lending experience. Responsibilities include credit analysis, maintaining current loan relationships and, new business development.

Please send resume and cover letter to:

First National Bank & Trust Company
PO Box 297
Bottineau, ND 58318

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