Employment Information

Financial Examiner - Banking Division - Topeka, Lenexa, Dodge City, Wichita

Summary

The OSBC has positions open for bank examiners in our Topeka, Lenexa, Dodge City and Wichita field offices. The agency desires a candidate that is willing to be trained and developed from an entry level position in order to learn the entire examination process. Candidates with loan officer or credit (loan) analyst experience are also encouraged to apply. The agency has the ability to consider candidates with all levels of experience and pay will be commensurate with experience. The person should have the personality and traits needed to work in a team environment and get along well with others.

Description

The responsibilities of this person are to begin training on basic bank examination functions that will enable the person to measure and evaluate the performance level and risk inherent in financial institutions. Expected skills will include the assessment of the institution's ability to evaluate, identify, measure, monitor, and control risks. Verification of the bank's reporting accuracy on internal documents and standardized industry forms is required.

This position will also be required to learn tasks related to the Banks Secrecy Act (BSA) and/or Information Technology (IT) duties; credit administration and credit quality assessment; and eventually perform as an Examiner-in-Charge (EIC) at a regulatory examination. If the person already possesses credit review skills, the agency will have the ability to accommodate those skills around core training.

Minimum Requirements:

The person applying for this position should have a four-year college degree in a business related field of study. Accounting and finance classes are a plus. While not required, skills from either a bank or regulatory environment are beneficial to the job candidate. A valid driver's license is also required.

Performance Standards:

Employee talents and knowledge are expected to develop and evolve as job duties are added and expanded. The employee must successfully complete examiner training (both formal and informal) and demonstrate sufficient abilities to complete responsibilities. The supervision of this position is expected to transition from high supervision to moderate supervision as the employee develops.

To apply, submit a State of Kansas Employment Application at, http://admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center, with a resume that includes references, a cover letter, college transcript(s), and a Tax Clearance Certificate to:

OSBC, Attn: Jeanne Kelly, Operations Manager
700 SW Jackson, Suite 300
Topeka, KS 66603

You may also submit materials online to jobs@osbckansas.org. Please include all requested information.

Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain and submit a State Tax Clearance Certificate by clicking the hyper link or by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue's website at: http://www.ksrevenue.org/taxclearance.html. A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual's account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws. Applicants are responsible for submitting their certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency. This is in accordance with Executive Order 2004.

The OSBC will perform a background check on applicants under consideration.

Application Deadline: Position open until filled.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact the agency recruiter if reasonable accommodations are needed for any part of the application or hiring process.

What to expect next:

All applications received by the deadline date will be reviewed to ensure the minimum and necessary requirements for the position are met. Applications will be evaluated based on preferred competencies and criteria for the position. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

The position is unclassified, full-time, and non-exempt.

The Office of the State Bank Commissioner is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Financial Examiner - Consumer and Mortage Lending Division - Topeka

Summary

The Consumer and Mortgage Lending (CML) Division, Office of the State Bank Commissioner (OSBC) has an opening for a Consumer Credit Financial Examiner. This is an entry level position within the Financial Examiner career requiring accounting, auditing and finance skills. Employees in this position work as part of a team to conduct examinations of companies providing consumer credit that are licensed and regulated by the CML Division. The CML Division licenses and regulates non-depository institutions including consumer credit providers and mortgage companies that conduct business in Kansas. This position is located in Topeka.

An employee in this position performs the following duties:

  • Requests, collects and organizes licensee information and documentation in preparation for an examination.
  • Participates as a member of the examination team in on-site and off-site examinations. Uses agency and licensee-provided data to analyze the licensee's operations and compliance with state and federal law and regulation.
  • Assists in the preparation of the Report of Examination (ROE) utilizing information obtained during the examination. Employees in this position may write a portion of the ROE or verify information to be included in the report.
  • Trains as an Examiner-in-Charge (EIC) in preparation for leading an examination team.
  • Completes special projects as assigned.
  • Completes in-house training and attends agency-provided training.
  • Performs any other duties as assigned.

Special Skills and Knowledge

  • Ability to organize information and write clearly and accurately.
  • Ability to use independent thought and judgment to develop appropriate and effective solutions to assignments of a varied nature.
  • Ability to work as a team and independently as necessary to conduct examinations or complete work assignments.
  • Knowledge of accounting and auditing principles, practices, and standards.

Qualifications

Applicants must have a Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Finance, Accounting, Business or a closely related field. Experience working in the financial industry or financial regulatory environment preferred. This position requires the employee to interpret state and federal laws, regulations and policies regarding providers of consumer credit.

To Apply: Submit cover letter, resume, and references to:

OSBC, Attn: Jeanne Kelly, Operations Manager
700 SW Jackson, Suite 300
Topeka, KS 66603


or Email documents to jobs@osbckansas.org.

Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a State Tax Clearance Certificate by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue's website at: http://www.ksrevenue.org/taxclearance.html.

This position requires in-state and out-of-state travel.

Application Deadline: position is open until filled.

A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual's account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws. Applicants are responsible for submitting their Certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency. This is in accordance with Executive Order 2004.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact the agency recruiter if reasonable accommodations are needed for any part of the application or hiring process.

The Office of the State Bank Commissioner is an Equal Opportunity Employer.