Bank Director

State Farm Insurance   •  

Bloomington, IL

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


11 - 15 years

Posted 41 days ago

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Establishes vision, strategies, and goals for area of responsibility in alignment with enterprise and department objectives
  • Provides leadership, planning, and direction regarding work and resources to meet established goals
  • Responsible for creating a working environment that fosters superior customer service, teamwork, job enrichment, and productivity
  • Responsible for salary administration, performance assessment and coaching, selection, training, and career development of reporting employees
  • Recommends budget for area of responsibility
  • Manages resources ­ both human and financial ­ in accordance with budget, business plan, and existing and anticipated business environment
  • Ensures compliance with enterprise and department policies, procedures, and practices
  • Manages relationships with vendors, business partners, internal customers, and/or external agencies
  • Leadership experience

Additional Details:

  • Entry into this job family may require passing additional background checks
  • May be required to travel via commercial air or ground transportation and/or drive motor vehicles
  • may work irregular hours based on workload and job requirements
  • expected to maintain consistent product and procedure knowledge in assigned area and to understand practices and trends within the banking industry

Additional Information


Bank Risk Management Director


This role will report to the Bank Risk Officer and have oversight for the Bank’s Risk Management function, which includes Enterprise Risk Management, Capital Markets Risk, Loan Review, and Model Risk.


Competitive candidates will have:

  • MBA preferred; BA in related business majors
  • At least 5 years of enterprise risk and compliance experience
  • At least 10 years of banking or financial institution experience 
  • Strong knowledge of banking regulations and risk management frameworks
  • Proven track record working across functional lines and creating win-win solutions
  • Understands the “three lines of defense” model and its application in a regulated institution

Key responsibilities include:

  • Assisting leadership with the proactive identification, assessment, and reporting of risk results and trends
  • Collaborating with business partners to develop balanced risk/reward solutions
  • Managing resources, both human and financial, in accordance with the budget, business plan, and existing and anticipated business environment
  • Providing effective written and oral communications to senior management, the Board of Directors, and other stakeholders
  • Ensuring the risk management program aligns with industry best practices and regulatory and enterprise expectations