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Bankers' Classifieds

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 ndba@ndba.com.



Business Banking Officer

Located in Rolla, Starion is looking for a Business Banking Officer who is familiar with the Dunseith/Rolla/Bottineau Markets. The Business Banking Officer is responsible for soliciting, developing and managing profitable commercial banking relationships. Responsibilities include gathering information and analyzing credit requests, making credit decisions, generating prospects through active sales call efforts and community involvement and administering a loan portfolio within bank policy and regulatory guidelines.

Qualified applicants will have a bachelor's degree in banking, finance, economics, business or a related field along with strong financial analysis, customer service and sales skills. Prefer five to seven years of commercial lending experience and formal credit training along with a working knowledge of documentation, compliance, and regulatory standards. Familiarity with SBA loan programs is a plus, along with proficiency using Microsoft Excel.

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.

Join our team and work at a bank recognized as "Best of the Best" by Independent Banker magazine and "50 Best Places to Work" by Prairie Business magazine! Apply online at
www.starionbank.com/careers

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



Controller

Our client, Arlington State Bank is a 4th generation family owned bank located in Arlington, MN and is currently seeking an individual to join the team as their Controller. This position will be responsible for management of the financial activities of the bank to include: financial analysis, month-end close, call reports and maintaining internal control safeguards.

Qualifications include a Bachelor Degree in Accounting and/or Finance with five plus years related experience. The ideal candidate will possess strong analytical and technical skills along with ability to work on multiple projects and meet deadlines. Excellent judgment and decision making abilities along with effective interpersonal skills are essential to this position. Banking experience is preferred along with knowledge of GAAP as well as state and federal banking regulations. CPA and/or CMA a plus.

This position offers a competitive compensation range of $60,000-$80,000 DOE. A benefits package includes a fully paid health insurance family plan and 401(k) match of 4% in addition to other incentives. Arlington State Bank has been in business since 1895. EOE

To apply and learn more about this opportunity please visit -
www.eidebailly.com/careers/positions-with-clients


Market President

Western State Bank is seeking a Market President to lead our growing Business Banking team in our Fargo/West Fargo markets. The core focus of Market President is:

• Ensure the market's profitability
• Establish, build, and maintain a business banking portfolio
• Conduct market analysis and develop new business opportunities, relationships, and product ideas to meet customer needs
• Ensure a high level of coordination with the retail banking division for a superior customer experience
• Assist and support in designing bank's products, services, and marketing strategy
• Monitor the bank's performance, anticipate problems and adjust strategy to protect investments
• Coach and mentor the business banking team, including officers and assistant.

The qualities of the ideal candidate are as follows:

• Bachelor's degree in Business preferred
• 7+ years of experience in business banking with 3+ yeas in a management position, leading a team

This is a full time position with benefits. 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 www.westernbanks.com/careers.

Western State Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. Member FDIC.



Vice President/Branch Manager

Great career opportunity in Lisbon, ND.

If you are a people person and motivated, this may be the opportunity you have been looking for. This position is primarily focused on lending and deposit growth along with management of the day to day operations of the Lisbon Branch.

A Bachelor of Science degree is required and lending experience is preferred. Strong communication and decision making skills are a must.

We offer competitive wages, health, disability, and life insurance, 401K, Profit sharing and FTO. We are locally owned and have been in business for 118 years.

Please apply in person or send your resume to:

Steve McLaen, President
PO Box 9
Forman, ND 58032
701-724-3216
steve@sargentcountybank.com


Sales and Service Manager

Located in Fargo, ND and/or Madison, WI, the Sales and Service Manager will be responsible for leading and directing retail operations; ensuring quality customer service, employee growth and development, achievement of assigned metrics and goals, sales and financial direction of multiple branches in a defined geographic area. Addresses and resolves complex customer service issues and employee disputes. This position will build new and maintain existing customer relationships, resulting in outcomes that define a great customer experience. Accountable for delivering clarity to customers through simplicity, guidance and know-how through needs assessment and sales. As a working manager, the Sales and Service Manager must know the features and benefits of the Bank's products and services to present them effectively to maintain profitable customer relationships while satisfying and exceeding customer financial needs and expectations. At times, the Sales and Service Manager will be responsible for processing regular transactions, such as receiving and payout of money, and keeping records of money and negotiable instruments involved in financial transactions in an efficient, friendly and accurate manner.

Successful candidates will have eight to 10 years of experience in retail banking, including management and sales coaching. Prefer experience with developing and implementing digital banking strategies. A bachelor's degree in business or a similar or related field of study is required.

Starion Bank 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.

Join our team and work at a bank recognized as "Best of the Best" by Independent Business magazine, "50 Best Places to Work" by Prairie Business magazine and "Top 10 Workplaces" by Bismarck-Mandan Young Professionals Network! Apply online at www.starionbank.com/careers.

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



Sales and Service/SVP

Located in Bismarck, Fargo or Wisconsin, the Sales and Service SVP will be responsible for contributing the growth and profitability of the bank through the management of Retail Banking and Insurance & Investments. Responsible for ensuring that customer service provided is of the highest quality and that customers consistently experience a professional, efficient, uniform and solutions-based delivery of products and services. Ensure employees are knowledgeable of products, services and systems to enable them to effectively meet customer financial needs. Provides overall direction and vision along with sales coaching. Works with sales operations and human resources in determining the nature and scope of training needs for new and existing staff including coordinating, scheduling, and participating in the delivery of such training in the areas of customer service, products and services, policies and procedures and operations. Responsible for conducting periodic branch visits and reporting to management as to the effectiveness of the sales process, service standards, controls and efficiency of operations.

Successful candidates will have 10 years of experience in retail banking, including management and sales coaching. Prefer experience with developing and implementing digital banking strategies. Knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to the completion of a bachelor's degree in business administration, accounting, finance or economics is required as well as the completion of an accredited Graduate School of Banking three-year program.

Starion Bank 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 www.starionbank.com/careers.

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



Training Coordinator

Bank Forward in Fargo has an opening for a Training Coordinator.

Responsibilities:
• Develop, implement, and facilitate training programs to achieve the company's strategic goals across four industries
• Manage projects, work with management, and prepare effective training materials using a variety of tools and media
• Approach training in an innovative manner while collaborating with the leadership team to maintain a high level of training compliance for all employees
• Develop curriculums and business development tracks

Experience:
• Bachelor's degree in business, communications, or related field
• 2+ years of training and development, project management, or equivalent in related work experience
• Excellent verbal communication skills
• Business and technical writing skills
• Strong presentation skills
• Detail oriented and extensive problem solving skills
• Able to work independently and adapt to constant change
• Knowledge of adult learning theory and instructional design theory preferred
• Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs and Learning Management System software preferred.

At Bank Forward, our greatest asset is our employees. The commitment to our employees is shown by investing in them through a competitive compensation package, professional development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefit package, including Employee Stock Ownership. Working for a widely respected company with a rich tradition, in an atmosphere of enthusiasm, positivity, with a culture grounded in teamwork focused on the future is what can be expected at Bank Forward…It's Simply the Forward Way!

Please send resume to Bank Forward, Human Resources, PO Box 7070, Fargo, ND 58106 or email to
humanresources@bankforward.com



Credit Review Officer

American Bancor, Ltd. has a position opening for a Credit Review Officer in our Minot, Bismarck, Mandan, or Dickinson, ND location.

This position is responsible for reviewing the loan portfolio for credit risk and for adherence to the loan policy and banking rules and regulations. Requires knowledge of lending policies and procedures and credit review process in order to perform an independent credit review. A bachelor's degree in business, finance, or other related field and 5+ years' experience in credit analysis or lending is preferred.

To apply, please complete the application at www.weareamerican.com and submit online.

American is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Investment Sales Specialist

Located in Bismarck, this position is responsible for providing excellent customer service, including prompt response to customer inquiries and dedicated administrative and sales support to multiple Wealth Advisors. Accountable for assisting in the success of designated sales revenue goals through customer contact, relationship building, ongoing development of sales, financial planning and the active promotion of Investment products. Also responsible for referring current and prospective Wealth Management customers to the bank.

Successful candidates will have five to eight years of similar or related experience and an associate's degree in finance, business or a related field and a high level of customer service and strong computer skills. Series 7 and 63 licenses are preferred. If candidate is not licensed, must be willing to get licensed.

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.

Join our team and work at a Bank recognized as "Best of the Best" by Independent Banker magazine, "50 Best Places to Work" by Prairie Business magazine and "Top 10 Workplaces" by Bismarck-Mandan Young Professionals Network! Apply online at www.starionbank.com/careers

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


Agriculture Loan Officer

Our client, McIntosh County Bank located in Ashley, ND which is in the heart of many recreational opportunities to include fishing, boating, and hunting is seeking a highly motivated individual to join its lending team in the position of an Agriculture Loan Officer. The successful applicant will be responsible for servicing agricultural loan accounts, retaining current customer relationships and assisting with other duties as assigned. This position also has advancement opportunities to be part of the Executive Team.

Qualifications include a degree in accounting, finance or related field. The ideal candidate would possess knowledge of lending concepts, practices and procedures along with good judgment skills to plan and accomplish goals set forth. In addition, work well both independently and in a team environment and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Knowledge of the agriculture industry including ranch, crop and machinery lending is preferred.

This position offers a competitive base salary and benefits package to include health insurance employee 100% or family 75% paid and up to 15% into 401(k) along with a stable work environment. Flexible schedules and a caring work environment make this position top notch.

To apply, please visit -
www.eidebailly.com/careers/positions-with-clients

EOE

Retail Banker Position

Plains Commerce Bank is looking for an experienced, energetic, self-motivated person to fill a full-time retail banker position in our Bismarck location.

Qualities of the successful candidate include:
• Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
• Ability to maintain a balanced cash drawer
• Ability to work in a team environment
• Prior bank experience a plus

Responsibilities include (but not limited to):
• Full-time hours from Monday - Friday with alternating Saturdays
• Greet and assist customers with immediate banking needs
• Handle cash & coin transactions
• Balances currency, coin, and checks in cash drawer at end of shift

Plains Commerce Bank offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Visit www.plainscommerce.com/careers to apply.

Plains Commerce Bank is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing equal employment opportunity without regard to an individual's race, religion, color, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.


Senior Internal Auditor

Responsible for performing internal audits, developing the internal audit scope and testing program, performing internal audit procedures, and preparing internal audit reports reflecting the results of the work performed. Work performed will include coverage of functional and operating units and focusing on financial, IT, and operational processes, as well as the follow-up on the status of outstanding audit issues. Will assist management with periodic reporting to the audit committee, risk assessments and the development of the annual audit plan, and championing internal control and corporate governance concepts which may include the development and delivery of training. May often direct and review work performed by other internal audit personnel, and assist in their development.

Successful candidates will have a bachelor's degree, CPA and/or CIA designation, 5 or more years of public accounting and/or private industry experience with knowledge of accounting, finance and internal control areas. Prior banking industry experience preferred.

Desired qualifications include an understanding of internal control concepts and experience in applying them to plan, perform, manage and report on the evaluation of various business processes/areas/functions. Understanding of internal auditing standards, COSO and risk assessment practices. Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects/tasks, with limited direction and guidance required. Provide appropriate direction to other internal audit project team members, 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. Exhibit the leadership skills needed to obtain management and stakeholder buy-in for constructive change. Exhibit an understanding of the technical aspects of accounting and financial reporting. Possess a strategic mindset and establish effective relationships with other key personnel.

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.

Join our team and work at a bank recognized as "Best of the Best" by Independent Banker magazine, "50 Best Places to Work" by Prairie Business magazine and "Top 10 Workplaces" by Bismarck-Mandan Young Professionals Network! Apply online at www.starionbank.com/careers

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



Credit Analyst

Responsible for financial analysis of credit requests and special projects. Prepares financial statement spreadsheets, conducts financial and borrower analysis, and prepares credit approval presentations. Agriculture credit analysis experience in WebEquity software is preferred. Sound analytical, problem solving, organizational, time management, and written communication skills are required.

Successful candidates will possess two to five years of experience in credit analysis, accounting or a related field. A bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, economics, or business field is preferred.

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.

Join our team and work at a bank recognized as "Best of the Best" by Independent Banker magazine, "50 Best Places to Work" by Prairie Business magazine and "Top 10 Workplaces" by Bismarck-Mandan Young Professionals Network! Apply online at
www.starionbank.com/careers

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



Special Assets Officer

Due to an internal promotion, we are recruiting for a Special Assets Officer. Responsible for managing and resolving a portfolio of special assets through rehabilitation, exit, or liquidation, as well as oversight responsibilities for past dues, overdrafts, and covenant enforcement. Works with borrowers, originating lenders, and legal counsel to develop and execute plans to ensure timely resolution of accounts while minimizing losses and controlling expenses, assist with modifications to loan structures, determine appropriate risk rating, accrual status, and charge-offs/charge downs. Will lead training, write special asset loan policy, complete credit analysis, appraisal review, and assist in completion of special projects and assignments.

Accountable for having a vision for and actively engaging in activities that reduce past due and non-performing loans for credits bank wide. Performs training designed to prevent loans currently being booked from becoming non-performing loans in the future. For loans that are currently problem loans, responsible to develop rehabilitation and workout strategies including obtaining additional collateral, securing additional guarantees, collection activities, credit restructuring, payment deferral, forbearance agreement, foreclosure, liquidation action, etc. Accountable for special assets policy administration and training business bankers and credit analysts on loan documentation, collection, bankruptcy, and underwriting issues leading to a lower degree of risk of default and charge offs on loans.

Successful candidates will possess a minimum of five years of commercial and ag lending and underwriting experience, including loan review and commercial, ag and retail collections. Also requires a working knowledge of loan restructures and collection, bankruptcy and foreclosure laws, along with a general understanding of legal proceedings. A bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, economics, or business field is preferred.

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.

Join our team and work at a bank recognized as "Best of the Best" by Independent Banker magazine, "50 Best Places to Work" by Prairie Business magazine and "Top 10 Workplaces" by Bismarck-Mandan Young Professionals Network! Apply online at www.starionbank.com/careers

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



Financial Analyst

Prepares various financial analysis based on monthly/annual reporting numbers. Monitor balance sheet and income statement transactions and fluctuations on a bank-wide and branch level through the review of the Bank's daily statement. Develop or maintain current balance sheet and income statement trend analysis
spreadsheets/workbooks. Gain an understanding, and apply that understanding, to Bank's report writing tools to assist in various analysis projects. Assist in the monthly financial reporting process, or compilation of the Baker reports, Board Summary Financial, etc. Research any significant or unusual balance fluctuations from prior month or from budget. Prepare various analysis reports for Management.

Successful candidates will possess a minimum of one to three years of financial analysis experience. A bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, economics, or business is preferred.

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.

Join our team and work at a bank recognized as "Best of the Best" by Independent Banker magazine, "50 Best Places to Work" by Prairie Business magazine and "Top 10 Workplaces" by Bismarck-Mandan Young Professionals Network! Apply online at
www.starionbank.com/careers

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



Loan Officer

Kirkwood Bank & Trust's Dickinson office has an immediate position open for a loan officer who will develop, examine, evaluate and authorize or recommend approval of client applications for commercial, ag and consumer lending.

Applicant must be able to: approve loans within specified limits, and refer loan applications outside those limits to management for approval; meet with applicants to obtain information for loan applications and to answer questions about the loan process; analyze applicants' financial status, credit, and property evaluations to determine feasibility of granting loans; explain to customers the different types of loans and credit options that are available, as well as the terms of those services; be able to manage past due, delinquent, or collection loans.

Experience preferred but not necessary. Competitive salary. Medical, dental and vision benefits offered as well as paid vacation and sick leave. Other benefits include a 401k profit sharing plan. Life and disability insurance paid by the employer.

Please apply online at www.kirkwoodbank.com under contact us.

Kirkwood Bank & Trust is an EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity Employer



SVP, Director of Operations

Alerus is currently hiring an SVP, Director Operations to be based out of our Twin Cities, Grand Forks, ND or Fargo, ND markets. The Director of Operations is primarily responsible for formulating, communicating, executing, and sustaining operational excellence through strategic direction and initiatives.

This position will work with other Alerus business leaders to foster a client centric culture with OneAlerus business practices that break down silos and are focused on the client. The Director of Operations will oversee multiple operational areas within the organization.

For more information, please visit the Alerus careers page: https://www.alerus.com/about-us/careers



Ag Banking Officer

American Bank Center has a position opening for an Ag Banking Officer in our Mandan, ND location.

This position will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with ag-based customers. Will solicit and originate quality loans, deposits, and special products and services with customers.

A bachelor's degree in finance, business administration, or related field is required with three year's related experience preferred. To apply, please complete the application at www.weareamerican.com and submit online.

American is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



SVP of BSA and Fraud

Gate City Bank is now hiring for a Fraud Mitigation Manager at our Fargo Corporate office. This position is responsible for preventing losses to Gate City Bank by minimizing the risk of fraud exposure and investigate fraud and suspicious activity. Oversees the Bank's BSA and Anti-Money Laundering Compliance program. Provides leadership and support to the Fraud Mitigation Department by performing the following duties either personally or through subordinates:

• Mitigate risks of fraud throughout the Bank by establishment of preventative measures, procedures, and effective training.
• Reviews various fraud prevention reports to monitor unconventional customer account behavior, contacting customers when necessary, and limiting customer account access as needed.
• Monitor various compliance surveillance and exception reports. Conduct periodic internal account/customer reviews to identify potentially suspicious activity. Completely and accurately document steps taken through the investigation process.
• Lead investigations surrounding suspicious activity. Bring investigations to a conclusion through staff communication, customer interaction, and/or legal proceedings.
• Maintains favorable customer relations with law enforcement and judicial agency personnel through regular contact; exercise discretionary judgement and initiative regarding fraud claims within the parameters of the organization policies, procedures, and security.
• Act as the Bank's BSA (Bank Secrecy Act) Officer & the Bank's OFAC (Office of Foreign Assets Control) Officer.
• File Suspicious Activity Report (SARs) and/or notify law enforcement authorities as needed

Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, or related field desired; minimum of 5 years of financial institution experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. BSA/AML Certification required or must obtain in an appropriate time frame. Extensive knowledge in Bank Secrecy Act/Anti-Money Laundering/ U.S. Patriot Act and OFAC Regulation is required.

Apply at: www.gatecitybank.com/careers

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