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Iowa Falls State Bank (Iowa Falls) is pleased to offer a paid internship opportunity. This position offers a student the chance to learn the foundational understanding of a financial institution, contribute to a specific bank function, and also gain practical experience in several areas of community banking. The intern will be advised and guided by the Senior Management team. The assigned supervisor will provide continued leadership, evaluation and feedback during this learning process. This position is an excellent opportunity for an individual wanting to develop a career in community banking.
In addition to the opportunity to operate as an integral part of the Iowa Falls State Bank while learning about the bank and banking as a whole, a benefit of the program is that it provides a chance for both the student and the bank to determine if, after graduation, there is a mutual fit, possibly leading to full time employment opportunities.
- Full Time generally 10-12 week (40 hours) Monday – Friday. The program commences in June and concludes in mid-August, though some internship are longer/shorter.
- Base Pay: $12.00 – $15.00 negotiable based on background
- Housing and travel expense stipend negotiable
- Incoming Junior or higher level college student with a major in Ag Business, Finance, Banking, Business, or Information Technology
- GPA of 3.0 or higher
- Superior written, oral communication and organizational skills
- Proven analytical ability and attention to detail
- Self-starter, able to initiate projects and work independently
- Letter of recommendation from a professor or advisor in declared field
- Complete a pre-employment background check
Interns will be hired by the bank for an opportunity to learn and work for the duration of the program in a certain function. However, one of the goals of the program is to also provide the intern with an understanding of the bank’s overall operation and culture.
Lending: Loan portfolio review, underwriting, risk and credit analysis
The intern position at Iowa Falls State Bank is a full member of the team and their work will be a contribution to the growth and success of the bank. Beyond this invaluable real world experience, they are given every opportunity to learn about and experience other areas in the Bank through the Intern Program as well as unique discussions with senior management and industry leaders. More than a resume-booster, the Intern Program at Iowa Falls State Bank is a unique opportunity to actively experience banking while gaining an expansive knowledge of community banking and finance.
E-mail a cover letter, resume and reference list to Crystal Doering ( email@example.com ) titled Intern App: First Name Last Name
About Iowa Falls State Bank
Iowa Falls State Bank is a family owned community bank that takes pride in developing deep life-long relationships based on thoughtful, reliable and confidential service. The bank has 70 years of ownership continuity, strong and consistent financial performance, beautiful and historically renovated facilities, and a progressive culture. The management team is experienced, dynamic, and works collaboratively toward strategic bank goals. Employees of Iowa Falls State Bank are treated respectfully and as part of a family.
About Iowa Falls
Known as Iowa’s “Scenic City” for its charm, history, and natural beauty, Iowa Falls has maintained a reputation as a progressive city in both community development and business growth potential. Recent city improvements have made Iowa Falls a cultural center with strong retail and commercial businesses, while being an hour from several larger cities. Iowa Falls offers recent projects such as a new library, aquatic center, fire station, recreational trail system, football stadium and new municipal hospital as well as Ellsworth Community College facilities including an Equine/Ag Renewable Energy Center and Fitness Center. The city has a strong pro-business environment and thriving small business climate. A community of 5,000 residents, Iowa Falls enjoys quality amenities usually reserved for larger cities, but maintains its small town culture. As a strong and stable financial institution serving the residents and business of the city, Iowa Falls State Bank is a foundation of the Iowa Falls community.
Iowa Falls State Bank offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits program, including medical, dental, 401k, paid time off, profit sharing, and team bonus plan.
We look forward to hearing from you. Iowa Falls State Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer.