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Financial Examiner Banking - Dodge City
Information Technology Examiner - Wichita
Financial Examiner Banking - Wichita



Financial Examiner Banking - Dodge City

The OSBC has a position opening for a bank examiner in Dodge City. 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.



Job 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:

To apply, go to the State of Kansas Employment Center, click on the Careers button and search for Bank Commissioner. Open the job description and click on the "Apply for Job" button on the top right-hand corner. Please upload your cover letter, college transcript(s), and a Tax Clearance Certificate to the application.

If you have questions, contact
Jeanne Kelly, Recruiter
700 SW Jackson, Suite 300
Topeka, KS 66603
Jeanne.Kelly@osbckansas.org

Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain and submit a State Tax Clearance Certificate 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.

This position will remain posted until filled. The OSBC will perform a background check on applicants under consideration.

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

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

Information Technology Examiner - Wichita

The OSBC has an opening for an Information Technology Examiner in the Wichita office. The Information Technology Examiner will be responsible for conducting IT examinations of financial institutions regulated by the Office of the State Bank Commissioner for both the Division of Banking and Division of Consumer and Mortgage Lending. The IT Examiner will be responsible for ensuring the financial institution's IT and cybersecurity practices are sufficient to mitigate current industry risks and will consider policies, security plans, network diagrams, business impact analysis, risk profiles, and an institution's independent security audits. At the conclusion of an examination, the IT Examiner will work closely with the rest of the exam team to prepare a written report and address findings with the institution's IT staff and management.

The IT Examiner will also serve as a subject matter expert for the agency in financial technology ("Fintech") including cryptocurrency and work with the agency's internal IT team as a resource for internal security measures.



Job Duties

  • Analyze and evaluate operational and technology risk management and assess cybersecurity risk.
  • Utilize agency examination procedures to evaluate an entity's business continuity programs, vulnerability assessments, vendor management, independently performed security audits, and security posture.
  • Research and provide guidance for the agency in the areas of cryptocurrency and other Fintech developments.
  • Assist in designing examination procedures and programs based on industry standards and best practices.
  • Maintain strong knowledge of financial and regulatory environments.
  • Lead and participate in examinations of financial institutions regulated by the OSBC.
  • Prepare a written report of findings as part of the exam team's report of examination. When necessary, conduct presentations to a financial institution's management team, IT staff, and/or board of directors.
  • Assist internal IT team to provide cybersecurity guidance including internal audits, risk assessments, and policy creation.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Business or equivalent education/experience/certifications in Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or IT Auditing.
  • Valid driver's license is required.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong teamwork skills.
  • Ability to travel with overnight travel required.


To Apply:

To apply, go to the State of Kansas Employment Center, click on the Careers button and search for Bank Commissioner. Open the job description and click on the "Apply for Job" button on the top right-hand corner. Please upload your cover letter, college transcript(s), and a Tax Clearance Certificate to the application.

If you have questions, contact
Jeanne Kelly, Recruiter
700 SW Jackson, Suite 300
Topeka, KS 66603
Jeanne.Kelly@osbckansas.org

Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain and submit a State Tax Clearance Certificate 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.

This position will remain posted until filled. The OSBC will perform a background check on applicants under consideration.

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

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

Financial Examiner Banking - Wichita

The OSBC has a position opening for a bank examiner in our Wichita field office. 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.



Job 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:

To apply, go to the State of Kansas Employment Center, click on the Careers button and search for Bank Commissioner. Open the job description and click on the "Apply for Job" button on the top right-hand corner. Please upload your cover letter, college transcript(s), and a Tax Clearance Certificate to the application.

If you have questions, contact
Jeanne Kelly, Recruiter
700 SW Jackson, Suite 300
Topeka, KS 66603
Jeanne.Kelly@osbckansas.org

Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain and submit a State Tax Clearance Certificate 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.

This position will remain posted until filled. The OSBC will perform a background check on applicants under consideration.

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

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