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CLASSIFIED AD POLICY FOR MBA MEMBERS: Classified advertising will be placed in The Mississippi Banker magazine and on the MBA web site for association member institutions free of charge. The magazine reserves the right to reject any ad or to change or limit the wording of any such ad. Typically, these ads will be for positions open. Other ads, such as sales or purchases of equipment or other property, will also be accepted.

FOR PERSONS SEEKING POSITIONS IN BANKING: Classified advertising will be placed free of charge in The Mississippi Banker magazine and on the MBA web site for any applicant seeking employment with a Mississippi bank, provided that the position sought is an officer level position and the applicant, as judged by the editor, is a legitimate candidate for the position sought. The magazine reserves the right to reject any ad, to limit or change the wording of any ad, or to limit the period of time the ad will be carried.

OTHERS: Classified ads are not available for MBA Affiliates or non-members.
IT Network Engineer        
IT Staff Auditor        
Internal Audit Team Lead        
        Lending Assistant Commercial Real Estate
Marketing Content Position       Commercial Lender II
Graduate Seeking Banking Opportunity       Bank Operations Position
        Seeking Banking Opportunity
Chief Lending Officer       Loan Administration Staff Member
        Head Teller
Loan Officer - Spillway       Mortgage Loan Originator
ACH Operations Manager        Bank Examiner
Loan Officer        


IT Network Engineer - Planters Bank & Trust Company is seeking an IT Network Engineer. This position Supports the stable operation of the in-house computer network including planning, designing, installing, configuring, maintaining, and optimizing all network hardware, software, and communication links while ensuring minimum downtime.  Diagnoses, resolves, and documents hardware and software network problems in a timely and accurate fashion. Provides end user IT training and support. Designs and develops software solutions as needed. Interested candidates must have at least 7-10 years of IT experience. For a full, detailed job description and to apply, please visit

Internal Audit Team Lead - BancorpSouth is seeking a team-minded individual, able to work under general supervision, to provide leadership and to assist internal audit department with various financial and compliance audits in accordance with established audit policies and procedures. Principle Duties and Responsibilities Include:
  • Performing internal audit fieldwork in accordance with the Standards
  • Accomplishing performance, operational, financial, and compliance audit objectives within established time and cost restraints;
  • Demonstration of sufficient knowledge of required auditing standards, accounting policies, and computer application standards.
  • Maintaining all organizational and professional ethical standards;
  • Obtaining required evidence to support conclusions;
  • Accurately identifying and reporting audit deficiencies;
  • Providing training and coaching to internal audit staff;
  • Supervising assigned staff auditors in the performance of fieldwork;
  • Performing review activities;
  • Providing input to audit management regarding staff performance;
  • Informing appropriate audit management of audit status in a timely manner;
  • Willingly volunteering to assist others in completing audit assignment or projects;
  • Identifying and evaluating audit risk areas and provide key input to the development of the annual internal audit plan; and
  • Assisting the Audit Manager in developing recommendations for the audit program

Interested candidates must have a Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, or related field and 3 to 4 years of experience in a financial institution. Prefer CPA, CIA or any other relevant certifications, a plus. Candidates may submit resume and application by clicking on Career Opportunities at this link:

Internal Staff Auditor – BancorpSouth is seeking an Internal Staff Auditor. This position performs internal audit in accordance with the Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing. Participation on both departmental and branch related engagements. Travel may be required in eight state footprint. This individual will obtain an understanding of the department/branch’s process and develop recommendation for improving internal controls, operating efficiency and adequacy of bank records. Furthermore, this individual will participate in the annual Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) testing and the direct assist audit procedures with the Bank’s external auditors. Duties include updating audit work programs to ensure procedures reflect new product offers, new banking locations, new and revised policies and procedures and continuing to revamp audit programs to ensure risk based.  Proposed work program changes are to be approved by the Audit Managers prior to implementation. Duties also include managing the audit to ensure objectives are accomplished within established time and cost constraints, informing the Audit Manager of any material findings immediately, maintaining organized work papers that properly evidence and support conclusions, producing Audit Reports that accurately reflects the findings identified during the audit, reviewing and discussing audit findings with Management and other duties as assigned. Interested candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in a Business related field (i.e. Accounting; Banking and Finance; Business) AND at least 2 years’ experience in bank auditing or auditing associated with an external accounting firm; Prefer at least 4 years’ experience. Candidates may submit resume and application by clicking on Career Opportunities at this link:

Marketing Content Position - This position will be responsible for creating, improving and maintaining marketing content, which include banking, insurance, mortgage and wealth management products and services. This position will involve intense writing, collaborating and creating. If you are not a strong writer, please do not apply. Specific duties will include, but are not limited to:  collaborating with marketing team to carry out the Company’s brand strategies; producing engaging content for the company’s website, intranet and social media outlets; writing product descriptions for various outlets; building presentations using PowerPoint, Keynote, etc.; editing and proofing various communication; creating content to increase SEO; generating new ideas through quality content to drive brand awareness; compiling research reports to support the marketing team initiatives; and Interviewing associates and clients and writing articles. Interested candidates must have excellent writing and oral communication skills, a strong knowledge of social media outlets, attention to detail, proficient time, project and task management skills, familiarity with SEO and web traffic metrics and a four-year degree in Communication, Marketing, English or similar field.  Interested candidates may submit their resume to

Graduate Seeking Banking Opportunity – Upcoming graduate seeking to obtain a position in banking in the North Mississippi/Oxford area. Will graduate in May from Mississippi College with a Bachelor of Science degree in finance.  This individual has a cumulative GPA of 3.9/4.0, is a Presidential Scholar with Distinction and has previous work experience in the financial industry as a Financial Representative. During time at Mississippi College, this individual competed on a private firm valuation team, served as Student Government Association Treasurer, member of the Campus Activities Board, served as President of the Civitan Men’s Service Club and served as a Welcome Week Leader as a part of the Association of Student Leaders. Contact Rachel Chew, MBA Manager of Communications, at for this individual’s resume.

Chief Lending Officer:  A commercial bank in South Mississippi is seeking a Chief Lending Officer (CLO) to join their team.  The CLO will play a key role in the success of the Bank by helping establish the strategic direction for the planning and execution of all commercial and consumer lending.  The CLO will lead and direct the bank’s overall loan portfolio as well as establish corporate policies and procedures regarding lending activities in order to provide long-term portfolio growth.  Position may require an advanced degree and at least 10 years of direct experience in lending.  Must be familiar with a variety of lending concepts, practices and procedures.  Will rely on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.  CLO will lead and direct all lending personnel.  This position advises and reports directly to the Chief Banking Officer/Executive Vice President.  Candidates may submit resumes to

Loan Officer – Spillway - Responsible for the generation approval and servicing of customer loans within acceptable loan risk standards while adhering to bank policy and regulations. Solicit and develop new business on an ongoing basis by calling on current and prospective customers.  Interview loan applicants and ensure the completion of an accurate loan application.  Evaluate credit data, cash flow, financial statements and collateral to determine credit worthiness.  Also responsible for the generation of deposit transactions necessary to accommodate loan fundings. Continued involvement in outside activities to promote the Bank’s relationship with the community. Maintain a thorough knowledge of Bank products, services, policies, procedures and appropriate regulatory issues as related to daily job functions including but not limited to: Bank Secrecy Act; Privacy Act; Fair Lending Act; Regulation E, etc. Complete required compliance training and adhere to the Bank’s standard of conduct. This position requires an Associate Degree and five years banking or finance and loan origination experience.   Prefer commercial loan experience.  Knowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting and selling products or services.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge of proper English and punctuation is necessary. Must possess basic PC skills and have knowledge of all Microsoft office products. We expect high performance from every employee. High performance employees are those individuals who successfully accept the challenge of our environment while having fun as a loyal member of the BankPlus team. BankPlus does not discriminate on any employment practice on the basis of race religion color sex age national origin genetic information marital status veteran status disability sexual orientation or gender identity. Interested candidates my apply by visiting,

ACH Operations Manager Cadence Bank is seeking to hire an ACH Operations Manager in Starkville.  This position manages the ACH File Processing function that supports Automated Clearing House (ACH) services across the bank. In addition, this individual will oversee accurate and timely processing of all ACH transactions to include, corporate payrolls, cash collection and concentration entries. The ACH Operations Manager is responsible for the timely posting of all electronic fund transfer activity received on the behalf of Consumer and Commercial customers. This position will require partnering with Treasury Management in support of clients. Interested candidates must have a minimum of at least 5 years of relevant ACH processing and experience supporting back office payment systems and a minimum 5 years of people management and/or leadership experience. Preferred AAP or willing to obtain certification. Interested candidates may contact Nicole Lee by email at or by calling 205-820-9585.

Loan Officer - Bank in Jackson area seeks Loan Officer with the experience and ability to generate and service commercial and consumer loans.  The applicant should be well rounded in underwriting requirements and possess community banking skills including branch management.  Effective collection skills are also a plus. Candidates may submit resumes to

Lending Assistant Commercial Real Estate - BankPlus, Ridgeland, Mississippi, is seeking an experienced Lending Assistant responsible for filing, initiating correspondence, scheduling and coordinating the activities between the loan officer and the customer to ensure efficiency within the department. Responsible for ensuring that loan processing and loan closings are conducted in a prompt manner and sell and cross-sell Bank products.  Maintain a thorough knowledge of Bank products, services, policies, procedures and appropriate regulatory issues as related to daily job functions including but not limited to: Bank Secrecy Act; Privacy Act; Fair Lending Act; Regulation E, etc. Complete required compliance training and adhere to the Bank’s standard of conduct.  This position requires two years prior lending assistant experience.  Applicant must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. Knowledge of proper English and punctuation is necessary. Must possess basic PC skills and have knowledge of all Microsoft office products.  Applicant must possess the ability to effectively communicate with customers, attorneys and others to gather documentation and data needed to close loans.  To apply, please visit 

Commercial Lender II - Southern Bancorp Bank, Clarksdale, Mississippi, is seeking Commercial Lender experienced in establishing, maintaining and developing client relationships to attain targeted business objectives.  Responsibilities include calling on potential or existing clients to develop new business, increase business and retain existing business. Interviewing applicants for commercial types of loans. Analyze and screen loan requests on all types of loans. Achieving and maintaining required loan portfolio balance. Exercising judgment within wide ranging policies, precedents and upper level management oversight for packaging loans as well establishing terms and conditions of loans. Adheres to loan policy and regulation. For a more comprehensive description and list of requirements, click here. Learn more about Southern Bancorp at

Bank Operations Position - Local state bank in Meridian area seeks applicant for full time position within the Bank Operations Department.  This position will be responsible for reconciliation and oversight of various operating accounts; processing of return/charge back items received by bank; reporting of official checks/money orders issued; reconciliation of escrow accounts; recordkeeping regarding new accounts (documentation verification / system entry / monitoring); and other duties as assigned.  Applicant should have working knowledge of Microsoft Office Word and Excel products. Experience within the banking industry and/or bookkeeping experience is preferred.  Interested candidates should submit resumes to

Branding/Marketing/Advertising Executive Seeks Banking Opportunity - Advertising/marketing professional with extensive business experience in comprehensive marketing planning and implementation, management, creative direction, art and photo direction, media production and copy. Known for high taste level and discerning eye for creative excellence. Proven ability to motivate people and build strong partnerships with colleagues, clients and suppliers. Expertise crafting brand personalities and brand strategies for many kinds of companies, large and small, as well as developing marketing plans and marketing budgets. Unique background combining both client and agency perspectives. Seeking opportunity to return to the client side of the business. For additional information, please email

Loan Administration Staff Member:  A community bank in central Mississippi is seeking a Loan Administration staff member.  This individual will be responsible for supporting the loan administration function of the bank and performing daily loan processing tasks that help maintain orderly and compliant records of loan portfolios.  Duties will include preparation of loan documentation and disclosures associated with consumer, commercial, and real estate lending; communication with loan officers and attorneys to facilitate the lending function; electronic imaging and organization of individual loan files; performing data entry of lending transactions in core processing system; balancing general ledger accounts associated with lending, and other duties as assigned.  College degree preferred, or experience in banking processes, preferred experience in Loan Administration.  Successful candidates need to be proficient in MS Office, MS Outlook, and MS Excel.  Must have the ability to take on multiple tasks simultaneously and manage them all effectively.  Candidate must have excellent communication, written/verbal and interpersonal skills.  Must have ability to work using own initiative.  Must be accurate, diligent, and have good research and problem solving skills.  Must have a high degree of confidentiality.  Candidates may submit confidential resumes to  

Head Teller - The First, A National Banking Association, is seeking a Head Teller.  This individual will supervise and cross-train tellers.  Duties will also include performing normal teller duties on a daily basis, providing on-the-job training for tellers on an as needed basis, monitoring tellers to ensure compliance with The First’s policies and procedures, assisting tellers with locating cash discrepancies, managing unusual window transactions, answering difficult customer questions, and much more.  Candidates must possess a high school diploma or general education degree (GED) or one to two years related experience and/or training. Candidates will need to pay close attention to detail and have good organizational and analytical skills. Need to have good understanding of The First’s products and services, as well as, good interpersonal communication, supervisory and computer skills. Must have ability to operate standard office equipment and lift up to twenty-five pounds.  Interested candidates may submit resumes to Pam Petterman at

Trust Associate:  A community bank in central Mississippi is seeking a Trust Associate.  This individual will be responsible for supporting the administration of trust accounts and performing daily trust system account data entry and balancing activities that meet established client service objectives.  Duties will also include answering incoming client calls and assisting with any account inquiries, reconciling the trust accounting entries to the Bank’s GL accounts, performing data entry of approved account transactions, and other duties as assigned.  College degree preferred or banking and/or experience in Trust Operation and Administration.  Successful candidates need to be proficient in MS Office.  Must have the ability to take on multiple tasks simultaneously and manage them all effectively.  Candidate must have excellent communication, written/verbal and interpersonal skills.  Must have ability to work using own initiative.  Must be accurate, diligent, and have good research and problem solving skills.  Must have a high degree of confidentiality.  Candidate needs to have a thorough understanding of General Accepted Accounting Principles.  Candidates may submit confidential resumes to

Mortgage Loan Originator:  The Citizens Bank of Philadelphia is seeking a Mortgage Loan Originator for a branch location in Hattiesburg, MS.  The position will be responsible for initiating, processing and closing residential mortgage loans in accordance with bank policies.  Responsibilities include initiating loans with customers, completing applications and ensuring proper disclosures are made to borrower.  The originator will evaluate borrower requests and ensure borrower is matched to appropriate mortgage types.  This position works closely with attorneys, underwriters, relators and appraisers, as well as bank lending staff on construction lending and recruiting new business.  Other essential duties will include promoting the Bank by maintaining good customer relations and referring customers to appropriate staff for new services as well as representing the bank in the local community through active participation in community affairs.  Prior experience in mortgage loan origination is required.   We provide a wide range of employee benefits and compensation commensurate with experience.  Please submit resumes to

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Bank Examiner:
The Department of Banking and Consumer Finance is seeking someone to fill the position of bank examiner.  This is travel intensive examination work with the responsibility for conducting examinations of financial institutions.  Duties include examination of a financial institution’s soundness, compliance with laws, and the preparation of reports of examination.  The work requires knowledge of lending and bank operations.  Loan review or lending experience is preferred.  Please send resumes to

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