Bank Teller – To $17/hr – Chicago, IL – Job # 2251

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & San Antonio, TX. Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking and accounting talent. In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers or accountants themselves!

We know how to evaluate the very best banking and accounting talent available in the market. Whether you are a candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank or company president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our bank client is seeking to fill a teller role in the Chicago, IL market. The selected candidate will be responsible for accurately and efficiently processing and recording routine transactions for bank customers including cashing checks, accepting deposits and withdrawals, processing loan payments and money transfers. In addition, the Teller promotes and advises customers on the bank’s products and services.

The opportunity has a generous salary of up to $17/hr. and has an outstanding benefits package.

Bank Teller responsibilities include:

  • Providing comprehensive, prompt, and efficient customer transactions.
  • Receiving checks and cash for deposits to accounts, verifying amounts, examining checks for proper endorsement, and entering deposits into computer records.
  • Assisting in the bank-by-mail function, where available.
  • Issuing traveler’s checks, money orders, and U.S. Savings Bonds.
  • Balancing cash drawer at the end of the shift and comparing totaled amount to computer generated proof sheet.  Reporting any discrepancies to the supervisor as necessary.
  • Ensuring that the teller station is properly stocked with forms, supplies, etc.
  • Cashing checks from a variety of accounts upon proper verification.
  • Cross-selling financial institution services such as safe deposit boxes, traveler’s checks, etc.
  • Receiving mortgage, consumer loan, and other payments, and ensuring the payments match balances due.
  • Entering payment into the computer.
  • Reporting malfunctions of teller terminals and other equipment used at the teller station to supervise.
  • Performing other duties when assigned.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • One or more years of teller experience.
  • Successful completion of the in-house training program, or other approved training program
  • Good interpersonal communication and computer skills, ability to operate standard office software and equipment.
  • Dependable and reliable.
  • Takes initiative to learn and acquire new skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality in all matters, honesty, and integrity.
  • Logical and methodological approach to problem-solving.
  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Strong numerical ability and basic math skills.
  • Good listening skills and sound judgement.
  • Ability to read and speak English proficiently.

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