The Department of Banking & Securities is seeking talented and organized professionals with a background in accounting or financial auditing and analysis. This is an exceptional opportunity to become a Financial Institutions Examiner. Our examiner positions are a great way to be introduced to a wide spectrum of financial services and gain insight on industry trends and directions, while laying the foundation for a fulfilling career in state government.
The Department of Banking and Securities (DoBS) is regarded as an innovative, forward-thinking financial regulatory agency. Our mission is to regulate financial services and work to ensure consumers and businesses are well-informed about the marketplace. Our leadership and staff understand the complexities of the evolving global financial services industry. We recognize the need for participants to operate with the utmost integrity and responsibility. Through our work, we want Pennsylvania to be the desired destination for financial services, where consumers and businesses are confident in the integrity and transparency of our marketplace.
DESCRIPTION OF WORK
As a Depository Financial Institutions Examiner 1, you will serve as an assistant examiner, on a team performing examinations of banks at state-chartered institutions. As an assistant examiner, you would be mentored by our experienced examiners who have a tradition of sharing their professional expertise with newer colleagues. Additionally, you will attend state and federal training programs designed to further develop your skills and examination techniques. As an Examiner, you will travel frequently, throughout the Commonwealth.
Examinations are performed on location at state-chartered banks to ensure that they are operating in a safe and sound manner and in compliance with established laws, rules and regulations in protection of its members. During the examination, you will perform a variety of tasks such as reviewing/analyzing financial statements, trust accounts, internal and external audits, policies and procedures, and completing comments for the report of examination. You will also participate in presenting examination findings to the institution’s management team and board of directors.
Our ideal candidate will be highly organized and self-motivated with a strong work ethic. In addition, the candidate must exhibit strong verbal and written communication skills and be able to understand and apply laws, rules and regulations. We appreciate a good balance of independence and teamwork as both are required to successfully complete each examination efficiently.
Why work at DoBS? We place a high value on employee satisfaction and development to ensure a vibrant, motivated workforce. We offer:
• Competitive salary
• Stable and supportive work environment
• Networking opportunities
• Tuition reimbursement
• Comprehensive benefits
• Retirement package
• Paid holidays
• On-the-job training
• Professional development
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Join the Department of Banking and Securities and experience the satisfaction of public service while enjoying the professional career growth and numerous promotional opportunities that state government provides.
Interested in learning more? Additional details regarding this position can be found in the position description.
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The Commonwealth is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Commonwealth values inclusion as we seek to recruit, develop, and retain the most qualified people to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania. The Commonwealth does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, ancestry, union membership, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, AIDS or HIV status, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law. All diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.