First Federal Universal Banker - Bainbridge Island Branch in Bainbridge, Washington
As a community bank, we know the power in bringing people together from all walks of life. Our communities are beautiful and strong because of their diversity, and it’s important to us that all of our locations reflect the unique diversity of the places we live and work. We are passionate about hiring the very best talent and welcome applicants from all backgrounds.
Perform sales and service activities to identify and support the financial needs of existing and potential customers. The UB Float position is designated to provide the full range of UB duties at branch locations throughout the First Federal system. Duty locations will be determined by and scheduled in accordance with staffing needs at these locations.
Open new accounts and originate loans in accordance with current policies and procedures, ensuring minimal errors and account documentation is filed in a timely manner.
Meet sales, referral, and cross-sale goals by identifying and selling bank products and services beneficial to the customer’s needs. Develop and maintain a current knowledge of all products and services.
Respond to customer inquiries for services and complete quickly and accurately.
Make outbound business development sales calls and attend networking activities.
Assist customers in processing transactions in accordance with established policies and procedures and balance cash drawer.
Perform related duties and responsibilities as required.
Investment Services sales if applies at branch location.
Requirements / Qualifications:
Minimum: High school diploma or certified equivalency. Some college coursework highly preferred.
Universal Banker I: Typically requires 1 to 2 years of experience as a Customer Service Representative, Teller or Personal Banker, providing high quality customer service and sales, in a retail banking environment.
Universal Banker II: Typically requires 3 to 4 years of demonstrated experience providing high quality in customer service and sales, preferably in a retail banking environment. Demonstrated proficiency in originating consumer real estate and non-real estate loans. Override and training support.
Universal Banker III: Typically requires 5 years of demonstrated experience providing high quality in customer service and sales, preferably in a retail banking environment. Demonstrated proficiency in originating consumer real estate and non-real estate loans. Override and training support. Small commercial Lines of credit, cash management enrollment and reviews, RDC enrollment and reviews.
Demonstrated interpersonal skills, along with the ability to demonstrate and maintain a professional, outgoing, and pleasant demeanor at all times.
Effective listening skills and willingness to approprately probe for information needed to successfully meet the needs of the customer within applicable bank policies and practices
Effective time management skills, along with the ability to multi-task and consistently follow up in a timely and effective manner.
Ability to communicate effectively in verbal and written formats.
Ability to navigate quickly and effectively through change.
Strong mathematical and computational skills.
Solid knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
Valid Washington State Driver’s license required.
Incumbent must be willing and able to work Saturday schedule as needed.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Work activities involve combinations of sitting/standing, occasional walking and lifting up to 10 pounds. Normal office environment with a regular work schedule. Requires close visual acuity.
- High School or better
- 1 year: Typically requires 1 to 2 years of experience as a Customer Service Representative, Teller or Personal Banker, providing high quality customer service and sales, preferably in a retail banking environment.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)