Career Opportunities

Our Mission

To build shareholder value by delivering superior service to our clients

Careers at First National Bank of Southern California

As a bank founded by entrepreneurs committed to serving entrepreneurs, we are looking for high quality employees who are resourceful, driven, enthusiastic, well rounded and committed to excellence. We see banking as a business of relationships, and our goal is to promote the success of both our clients and our employees. We look for leadership skills at all levels. Whether you are already a banking professional, or considering a career in banking, if you are interested in making a commitment to a high quality team of financial professionals, we invite you to contact any one of our offices directly by emailing a cover letter and resume to the address within the posting for the position that interests you.

First National Bank of Southern California is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected characteristic.

Current Available Positions

  • TELLER-Carlsbad Office
  • Accounting Specialist II - Riverside Office


    TELLER-Carlsbad Office

    JOB SUMMARY:
    The Teller serves customers at a window or autobank processing a variety of banking transactions including savings account, checking account and loan transactions, cashing checks, and selling travelers checks and cashiers checks. Also processes mail, drop bags, night drop, maintains account records, cross sells services and so forth. The Teller ensures compliance with established Bank policies and procedures. The Teller position requires an understanding of, and commitment to, First National Bank of Southern California’s mission statement.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: · Serves as a paying and receiving teller, processing deposits and payments for loans, mortgages and home equity, verifies cash and endorsements and issues receipts. Cash checks and pays out from savings and checking accounts upon verification of signatures and customer receipts. Balances currency and coin and resumes overall responsibility for the teller cash drawer.

    *Note at offices with courier bags, experience in handling large cash volume is necessary.

    Demonstrates knowledge of, adherence to, monitoring and responsibility for compliance with state and federal laws and regulations affecting the financial services industry as they pertain to this position including but not limited to the following: Bank Secrecy Act in conjunction with the USA PATRIOT Act, Anti-Money Laundering and Customer Information Program, Customer Privacy requirements, Regulation D (Interest on Deposits), Regulation CC (Expedited Funds Availability Act), Regulation DD (Truth in Savings Act), Regulation E (Electronic Funds Transfers Act), Right to Financial Privacy Act, Identity Theft requirements, Unfair and Deceptive Acts or Practices (UDAP), protecting customer Privacy and the Community Reinvestment Act.

    Accountable for representing the bank to the customer in a courteous, professional manner, and providing prompt, efficient, and accurate service in processing all transactions.

    Cross-sells bank services, explaining such products as cashier checks. Suggests the use of other banking services.

    Other miscellaneous duties as assigned.

    EDUCATION, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. ·
  • High school diploma or equivalent. One to two years prior teller experience required, including working with heavy volume of cash intensive transactions. ·
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills, teamwork orientation and sensitivity to cultural diversity and the ability to multi-task effectively.

    Teller should have the ability to calculate figures and amounts, such as ten key; ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos; ability to write simple correspondence; ability to effectively present information in one-to-one and small group situations to customer, clients, and other employees of the organization. ·
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends when warranted by time constraints.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: This position involves walking, hearing, using hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls, and reaching with hands and arms. Vision abilities required by this position include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. The individual in this position may be required to push, pull, lift and/or carry up to 25 pounds.

 


 

ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST II - Riverside Office

JOB SUMMARY Under the direction of the Controller and the CFO, the Accounting Specialist II will perform general accounting and financial reporting functions. The Accounting Specialist II will be an efficient, organized individual with the ability to perform complex tasks in a timely manner without direct supervision. The position requires an understanding of, and commitment to, First National Bank of Southern California’s mission statement and will ensure compliance with established Bank policies and procedures.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform general accounting duties such as recording journal entries and performing reconciliations for various general ledger and internal bank control accounts.
  • Assist with the month-end close and various analyses.
  • Monitor and perform various duties related to CDARs customer deposits.
  • Daily monitoring of selected correspondent bank balances and complete drawdowns and/or reconcilement.
  • Perform Investment accounting and reconcilement.
  • Record payroll entries.
  • Perform accounts payable function, fixed assets, and prepaids in a back-up capacity.
  • Assist with preparation of various audit schedules as needed.
  • Determine daily FNBSC account at Federal Reserve Bank position and perform daily buy/sell of Fed Funds from available sources. Block post associated cash entries.
  • Prepare financial reports for supervisory review, including Board Reports, FR 2900 and others as assigned. Assist in various Call Report schedules as needed.
  • Input and perform profitability monitoring for select customers on analysis.
  • Develop new analysis reports and tools to analyze business performance.
  • Prepare forecasts, monthly analyses and projections related to the financial performance of the Company in comparison to established goals.
  • Prepare profit and loss statements for initiatives.
  • Analyze operating results and monthly profit forecast; identify challenges and research potential recommendations; provide management a clear understanding of the company’s financial progress.
  • Assist with policy and procedures as needed.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of, adherence to, monitoring and responsibility for compliance with state and federal laws and regulations affecting the financial services industry as they pertain to this position including but not limited to the following: Bank Secrecy Act in conjunction with the USA PATRIOT Act, Anti-Money Laundering and Customer Information Program, Customer Privacy requirements, protecting customer Privacy, OFAC, and the Community Reinvestment Act.
  • Other miscellaneous duties as assigned and work overtime as required.

EDUCATION, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Accounting degree or equivalent work experience. CPA License is a plus.
  • Minimum of two or three years of related accounting experience. Public accounting experience a plus.
  • Computer skills including MS Excel, Word and internet usage.
  • Database reporting experience preferred (Cognos, Hyperion, other) or Core Service Provider experience (Fiserv, Jack Henry)
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills, teamwork orientation and sensitivity to cultural diversity.
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends when warranted by time constraints.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This position involves walking, hearing, using hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls, and reaching with hands and arms. Vision abilities required by this position include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. The individual in this position may be required to push, pull, lift and/or carry up to 25 pounds. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderately quiet.

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, Please email your resume to Human Resources at customercare@fnbsocal.com or Fax to 951-300-4605.

 

First National Bank of Southern California is An Equal Opportunity Employer