We are seeking a detailed, self-motivated person to join our team as Compliance Officer. The Compliance Officer is responsible for managing the overall compliance program to ensure compliance with applicable federal and state laws and regulations. Other responsibilities include update and prepare all compliance policies for Board review and approval; monitor and report compliance with policies and procedures adopted by and approved for the Bank; conduct annual compliance risk assessments; prepare for and assist in regulatory compliance examinations; keep current on legislative and regulatory developments and report relevant issues to management, department managers and others as appropriate; participate in meetings to bring compliance perspective to the development of new products and services or modification of existing ones; provide critical support to staff regarding regulatory compliance. Other areas of oversight include: CRA, consumer complaint program, training, BSA, SAFE Act, bank security and business continuity.
Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in and proven knowledge and understanding of banking/financial regulatory compliance; college degree or equivalent work experience, professional certification in regulatory compliance preferred; high degree of accuracy and attention to detail; proven interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal), with strong emphasis placed on responsiveness and customer service; demonstrated effectiveness interacting with a variety of individuals (staff, regulators, etc.) in a variety of situations (training, meetings, projects, etc.); ability to work independently, effectively multi-task while organizing and prioritizing work, and meet deadlines.
About Security Savings Bank
Security Savings Bank is a community bank located in West Central Illinois. Customer relations and community involvement are cornerstones of the bank’s mission. SSB recognizes that our employees are our most valuable resource and we strive to be a place where people feel valued, supported, and respected. We offer competitive wages with an outstanding benefits package.