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Thank you for your interest in a career with Young Americans Center for Financial Education.  We are currently hiring for several different positions, listed below.  Please send along your resume and our completed job application to Sue Euser at seuser@yacenter.org or fax (303-320-6507).

Bank Branch Manager / Community Liaison
Programs Assistant

Bank Branch Manager / Community Liaison

Position Summary:

The Branch Manager is responsible for the Far Northeast branch, and its personnel, being knowledgeable of, and adhering to, all applicable banking regulations relating to deposit accounts and consumer lending. Responsible for assuring customers receive efficient and courteous service. Responsible for working with the local community, including schools, churches, libraries in an effort to promote Young Americans Bank through community outreach.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that staff exhibit professional, first-class customer service standards while maintaining a consistent method of delivery across all bank operations.
  • Responsible for working with local community, including schools, churches, libraries in an effort to promote Young Americans Bank through community outreach.
  • Acts as a liaison between Young Americans Bank and collaborative agencies.
  • Responsible for the training and supervision of bank staff according to bank policy and procedures and assist with the ongoing training of staff as needed or requested.
  • Assist Outreach Coordinator with teaching financial literacy in the classroom and with bank specific tours and presentations.
  • Serves as the primary conduit between Young Americans Bank headquarter location and the Far Northeast branch.
  • Supervise approvals and terminal overrides.
  • Authorize transactions over and above the established limits of tellers.
  • Assist with loan and credit card consultations.
  • Customer complaint resolution.
  • Signs Cashier’s Checks according to authorization.
  • Assists customers with ATM cards, debit cards and check orders.
  • Assists bank customers with other needs such as stop payments, wire transfers, check holds, account reconciliation, problem resolution, telephone transfer requests and authorizations, and research requests.
  • Order currency and coin.
  • Accountable for all beginning and end of day checklists.
  • Set-up and maintenance for the online banking system.
  • May assist with selling or buying Federal Funds
  • May complete or approve wires.
  • Participate in plans as related to the goals and objectives established for the bank.
  • Supports events of the organization through attendance and active participation.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skill & Ability:

  • Knowledge of fundamental accounting concepts, practices, theories and procedures.
  • Knowledge of Young Americans Bank’s operating procedures, policies, and practices.
  • Knowledge of Young Americans Bank’s products and services and customers.
  • Ability to make timely decisions in accordance with laws, regulations, and policies governing monetary holds on accounts, account operations, ATM/Debit Card operations, and new account operations.
  • Knowledge specifically of ATM, Debit Card, teller and new account operating procedures, practices and policies.
  • Knowledge of computer programs as they relate to the bank operations and associated accounting systems.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Ability to plan, organize and carry out assignments effectively and in a timely manner.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing with children and adults.
  • Ability to demonstrate proficiency in financial procedures.
  • Ability to prepare and monitor detailed records and reports.
  • Ability to understand mathematical calculations and select a method or formula to resolve problems.
  • Ability to become a notary.
  • Ability to exercise attention to detail and multi-task.
  • Flexibility to work Saturdays.
  • Ability to open and close branch.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related area or the equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • One to two years of experience in bank operations which included assisting customers with a variety of banking activities including the establishment of new accounts, teller functions, and electronic banking systems.

Programs Assistant

Position Summary:

Responsible for learning and implementing a full range of activities in Young AmeriTowne or International Towne. Employees in this level can perform a wide variety of duties including, working as Program Assistants in all the shops/countries in Young AmeriTowne and International Towne, assisting with teaching the curriculum for the summer programs. Employees in this level are either part-time or full-time and serve as Program Assistants in Young AmeriTowne and International Towne during the school year only, or are newly hired employees who are learning the various programs being offered including how to facilitate the different Young AmeriTowne shops and International Towne Countries, and the summer programs.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Assists with the direction and delivery of Young AmeriTowne or International Towne operations during the school year by answering participants’ questions, resolving problems and overseeing the various Towne activities.
  • Assigns site orientation and responsibility to adult volunteers.
  • Provides support to educators during their involvement in the program.
  • Assists with marketing of the Young AmeriTowne and International Towne programs to educators, parent volunteers and other individuals.
  • Accepts feedback through student, parent, and teacher evaluation forms and communicates feedback to the Towne Director and Vice President/ Programs.
  • Assists with setting up Towne shops/countries, including insuring all operating materials, forms, equipment, supplies, and shop/country products are properly maintained.
  • Completes clean up and checklist procedure in assigned areas daily.
  • Attends meetings such as staff meetings and other employee meetings required.
  • May perform other duties including providing administrative support such as word processing, assisting in mailings and answering telephones, and shopping for supplies.
  • May assist with the preparation of school and teacher materials.
  • May assist with the special projects as assigned.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • In addition to the above, regular full-time newly hired employees will learn how to serve as a member of the teaching team during summer camps.

Knowledge, Skill & Ability:

  • Knowledge of the principles and practices associated with effective training techniques as they apply to children and adults.
  • Knowledge of effective classroom management techniques.
  • Knowledge of fundamental accounting concepts and procedures.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing with children and adults.
  • Ability to handle stress and maintain discipline while working with 70 to 140 children per session. Towne participants are age 10-14 yrs. Summer program participants are 7 – 14 years. YE Marketplace participants are 6 – 21 years. CYE applicants are 6 – 21 years.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment.
  • Ability to work irregular hours including nights and weekends.
  • Ability to prepare and maintain records and reports.
  • Ability to multitask, plan, organize, and carry out assignments within given deadlines.
  • Ability to exercise attention to detail.
  • Ability to become and maintain CPR certification.
  • Proficient using Word, Excel, Microsoft Publisher and other software.
  • Ability to be bonded and maintain current drivers license.

Education and Experience:

  • College degree preferred.
  • On the job training is provided.
  • One to two years of experience working with children in a learning environment.

The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be constructed as an exhaustive statement of essential functions, responsibilities or requirements.

Position starts at $11.00 and we have excellent benefits.

 

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