First National offers employees a people-centered working environment with a strong emphasis on training and education. We believe that each individual should have the means to achieve professional growth and enjoy career satisfaction.
We offer a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Some of our unique offerings include 401(k) matching with immediate vesting, time off upon hire, and comprehensive health care coverage plans for medical, dental and vision. First National Santa Fe is an equal opportunity employer.
- Personal Banking Representative
This position requires strong sales and top notch customer service skills, thorough knowledge of banking services and products, including open/close accounts, taking loan applications, transaction accuracy, knowledge of banking policies and procedures. Requires 2 years of previous PBR experience.
- Network Administrator
This opening is in our Albuquerque Operations Center and is responsible for the management of the LAN and WAN network system. Will additionally suggest technology improvements to facilitate delivery of new products to include a determination of the best solutions to increase productivity and profitability. Must maintain an awareness of industry and competitor innovations, products and services, creating a competitive or advanced edge for the Bank. Requires a minimum of 5 years knowledge and experience in network LAN/WAN mgmt, knowledge of bank operations, banking hardware and software systems, multi-location phone systems, database applications, data mgmt and network infrastructure.
- Internal Auditor
Under the direction of the Risk Committee Chairperson, as well as the Chief Risk Officer, this position is responsible for the development and implementation of the bank’s long range risk based internal audit program. This includes timely execution of internal audits in accordance with the audit plan, as well as assisting with other audit matters and projects. Responsibilities include the establishment of a risk-based program, risk assessments and compliance with policies. Requires 5-7 years financial experience through public accounting/auditing and /or industry experience and strong analytical skills. B/A in Accounting or Finance preferred.
- Fixed Income Credit Analyst
This is an entry-level, full-time position located in our Albuquerque headquarters in the Strategic and Financial Planning department. The position will report to the Vice President-Fixed Income Portfolio Manager. The candidate must be able to thrive in a fast-paced and intense environment. He or she will work alongside Portfolio Management in all aspects of the credit research process.Responsibilities include but not limited to the following: Develop an in-depth knowledge and understanding of fixed income markets and securities; Perform complex financial modeling and credit evaluation work; Closely follow and understand credit market activity; Work closely with portfolio management in the process of credit research and portfolio construction; Ensure compliance with investment guidelines and underwriting of municipalities, corporations, and ABS/CMBS; Provide input in the development and enhancement of investment process; Run various daily/weekly/monthly reports integral to portfolio construction; Participation in investment strategy meetings.Skills and Qualifications:Bachelor’s Degree with a major in finance, economics, or quantitative discipline and proven academic record
Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
Self-starter able to work independently
Background in analyzing and researching individual securities is a plus
Must demonstrate a strong interest in financial markets
Possess strong verbal and written communication skills
Team player, coupled with a sense of accountability and professionalism
Conscientious and organized with a very strong focus on attention to detail
Direct experience with financial markets preferred