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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

Commercial/Agriculture Loan Officer

Stock Growers Bank in Napoleon is seeking a commercial/ag lender. Applicant should be self-motivated with good computer, communication, analytical and accounting skills. Responsibilities would include managing an existing loan portfolio, expanding that portfolio by acquiring new customers, analyzing credit information, and monitoring of collections.

Additional duties include maintaining strong customer relationships while promoting the bank to the public through community involvement. A college degree is required. Bank experience is preferred but not required. Stock Growers Bank offers competitive salary, health insurance and retirement benefits.

Please send resume and cover letter to:
Stock Growers Bank, Attn: Bruce Wentz,
PO Box 9, Napoleon, ND 58561
Or email:
701-754-2226 or toll free 1-866-754-2879

Operations Manager

Horizon Financial Bank, a locally owned and operated community bank, with locations in Munich, Devils Lake, Osnabrock and Bismarck, ND, is seeking an experienced, motivated and highly organized individual to lead its operations functions.

Job description: This position is responsible for the overall management and strategic vision through the day-to day operations functions of the bank. The operations manager must have a detailed knowledge of bank operations to ensure efficient workflow, while achieving strategic bank goals and maintaining regulatory objectives.

Essential functions:
Develop and oversee efficient processes and flow between departments, while ensuring controls are in place to maintain the integrity of the bank systems.
Analyze existing processes to determine necessary changes as well as communicate changes when appropriate.
Work closely with bank outsourced vendors, including risk reviews, vendor management and BOD reporting.
Assist in the coordination, selection and implementation of application development as it pertains to business technology, including but not limited to, core, teller and other retail delivery software.
Serve on various committees and work closely with CEO, branch managers, IT manager and various department heads to develop and maintain efficient operating procedures.
Incumbent would be responsible for other duties as they relate to the bank objectives and this position, as the above listing is not comprehensive.

Experience managing a bank operations department is highly recommended.
Supervisory experience or equivalent work experience is necessary.
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills are required. A professional and strong work ethic is essential.

HFB offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package. For consideration, please submit a detailed resume to Horizon Financial Bank, Attn. John Vollmer, P.O. Box 7160, Bismarck, ND 58507-7160.

HFB is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Commercial Loan Officer

Pioneer Bank & Trust - Buffalo, SD is looking to hire a full-time lending officer to join our team. The successful candidate will be exposed to the following types of lending: commercial real estate acquisition / refinance and term loans, commercial and industrial related financings that include revolving lines of credit, Agriculture revolving lines of credit and term real estate loans, residential housing / construction, consumer loans and SBA loans.

Responsibilities: Soliciting, negotiating, underwriting and servicing a variety of commercial loan and deposit relationships. Evaluate the financial condition and creditworthiness of individuals/businesses. Promoting the bank externally and referring customers to appropriate staff for new services.

Experience: Bachelor's degree and 5+ years of commercial lending experience preferred or related experience will be considered. Please submit resume and cover letter to:

Pioneer Bank & Trust
Attn: Human Resources
125 E. Colorado Blvd Ste 1A
Spearfish, SD 57783
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Information Security Engineer

If you are enthusiastic about safety and security with a strong technical IT background, Bell Bank is seeking experienced candidates for their Information Security Team that can lead security team initiatives while collaborating with both technical and non-technical audiences.

As a Security Engineer and a member of our security team, you will be working to create and maintain the safest operating environment for Bell Bank. The Security Engineer is responsible for protecting sensitive information within the company by supporting the information security team's daily activities. Examples include providing guidance with security practices and recommending changes, security monitoring, vulnerability assessments, and other security team related duties. This individual may lead security related projects and will assist with Bell's incident response program and SIEM systems as required.

This position requires a 2 to 4 year degree and proven senior level engineer experience within IT or a security related field. Bell Bank provides an excellent benefits package.

Please send application and resume to Bell Bank, 3100 13th Ave. SW, Fargo, ND, 58103 or

Bell Bank
Equal Opportunity Employer

Chief Credit Officer

Position Overview:
Responsible for review of First Western Bank & Trust's loan portfolio on a continuing basis: to assure appropriate documentation and underwriting; to monitor the bank's credit quality within compliance safety and soundness standards; and monitor the asset portfolio for diversification.

Job Functions:
Oversee the loan review, compliance, collections, processing and credit analysis functions including adherence to policies and practices of the bank and applicable regulatory and governmental agencies
Implement a system of credit analysis and quality assurance for loans as directed by the Board; assign appropriate risk ratings as needed in conjunction with loan loss reserve analysis
Examine files periodically for assurance of credit and collateral documentation, regulatory compliance and loan policy conformance; review technical exceptions and deficiencies; provide reports of continued outstanding exceptions to the Board of Directors
Prepare written analyses on all concentrations of credit, aggregate lending relationships vs. indebtedness for individual borrowers, complex loans and weak loans
Identify problem loans, make recommendations of loans reviewed quarterly with the board

Please apply online at:

Lending Systems Manager

The Lending Systems Manager has direct management oversight of the lending department's processing and workflow systems including the provisioning, configuration, administration, and maintenance of systems. The Lending Systems Manager supports all lending department managers in fulfilling technological strategic goals and expectations of the customer's experience, including research and development of proposed systems through validation and implementation of those systems. This position has the main responsibility to ensure the systems are working optimally and successfully. This position has direct oversight responsibility of managing relationships and interaction with third party system vendors and the internal IT department. This individual will lead and manage most lending system projects.

Essential Responsibilities:
Responsible to ensure lending systems are used accurately, consistently and efficiently with optimum utilization to maximize return on investment.
Provide necessary project support in conjunction with needs of Lending Management and Corporate Project and Process Management.
Understand the lending department's system needs and goals and ensure business systems and technology align with those needs and goals.
Responsible to ensure vendor management and model management procedures are completed accurately, timely and thoroughly in the lending department.

Bachelor Degree in Business Administration, Finance, or Accounting or equivalent professional experience required.
Minimum of 5 years' experience in business and consumer lending required.
Previous experience managing technology platforms and relationships with technology vendors required.
Demonstrated technological aptitude.
Proven analysis and problem-solving skills.
Knowledgeable in report development and presentation tools.
Proven ability to learn new technologies quickly and apply knowledge to company needs.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Exhibited ability to manage productive collaboration between internal departments.

Apply On-line

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

Enterprise Project Manager

Responsible for the oversight of all significant corporate projects, including resource utilization, budgets, enforcement of project schedules, appropriate communication to all stakeholders, and the execution of project work plans. Performs system and workflow analysis to improve productivity and to alleviate bottlenecks. Serves as the liaison between the project teams and management.

Successful candidates will have a bachelor's degree in accounting, business or finance and three to five years of banking or project management experience. Requires a strong team player with proven interpersonal, analytical and communication skills

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

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

Ag Lender

The Goose River Bank with offices in Mayville, Hillsboro and Hatton is looking for an experienced, self-motivated ag lender. The successful candidate will have previous financial experience, including building and maintaining customer relationships, management of a loan portfolio and strong interpersonal skills. A bachelor's degree with an emphasis in business is preferred. We offer a competitive salary with a comprehensive employee benefit package. Submit resume and cover letter to:

The Goose River Bank
Attention: Human Resources
PO Box 506, Mayville, ND 58257

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

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