Universal Banker - Silver Spring LOCATION: 8677 GEORGIA AVENUE, SILVER SPRING, MD 20910 ABOUT US Since 1868, Sandy Spring Bank has provided outstanding financial services and remained committed to being a strong, local, independent bank. Our community offices throughout Maryland, Northern Virginia and the District of Columbia serve the unique needs of individuals, businesses and organizations every day. We are seeking competent, motivated employees who share our commitment to being remarkable. To attract and retain these quality individuals, we provide a market driven salary administration program and a comprehensive benefits package. Sandy Spring takes pride in offering a broad benefits program to its most valuable asset .our staff. ABOUT THE JOB Sandy Spring Bank is currently recruiting a Universal Banker. If you are the chosen candidate, you will be responsible for processing a variety of financial transactions including check cashing, withdrawals, deposits, and loan payments. You will balance cash drawer, counting currency and coin accurately. You will assist customers in determining the types of account that will meet their financial needs. You will also open and process all types of deposit and loan accounts including complex retail products such as consumer loans, VISA merchant accounts, and small business loans; cross-sell other bank services and refer customers to other departments as appropriate; answer questions and/or resolve complex technical problems on customer accounts; provide exceptional client service and you will comply with all Federal, State, and local consumer protection laws governing loan origination. Areas of focus: * Client Service * Transaction Processing * Retail Banking Business Development * Consumer Loans * Cross-Business Line Referrals * Risk Management Required Skills: * BA Degree in Finance, Business or related field or equivalent work experience in a financial institution. * Possess professional level of knowledge and expertise in retail banking and relationship sales * Have extensive knowledge of bank products and applicable Federal and state laws and regulations * Must be a self-starter and be comfortable interacting with external clients and centers of influence * Must be able to work under tight deadlines and with multiple priorities * Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills with strong attention to detail and follow through * Ability to utilize standard PC based software and phone systems Specific Physical Requirements: * Mobility in and around the work area Compensation: We pay competitively to Market, and offer a 401(k) plan with employer match both pre-and post-tax contributions. We also offer an Employee Stock Purchase Plan along with the following benefits: * Free Banking, including discounts on loans * Paid Time Off * Tuition Assistance In addition for employees who work 30 hours per week: * Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance * Paid Parental Leave * Life Insurance * Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts Sandy Spring Bank is an equal employment opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We maintain a drug-free workplace environment and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.