Work Forward

Bank Forward is a progressive organization that fosters a deep level of customer trust, staff expertise and supports long-term partnerships.

At Bank Forward, our greatest asset is our employees. The commitment to our employees is shown by investing in them through a competitive compensation package, professional development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefit package, including Employee Stock Ownership. Working for a widely respected company with a rich tradition, in an atmosphere of enthusiasm, positivity, with a culture grounded in teamwork focused on the future is what can be expected at Bank Forward…It’s Simply the Forward Way!

Bank Forward is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Two Ways to Apply

Secure Online Application

Apply online on our secure application site. You may direct any questions to Human Resources at humanresources@bankforward.com.

Apply by Mail

Alternatively, resumes and/or applications may be sent to: Bank Forward Human Resources Department, PO Box 7070, Fargo, ND 58106 or email to: humanresources@bankforward.com.

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Current Job Openings

Market President – Fargo, ND

Bank Forward in Fargo has an opening for a Market President. The Market President acts as a key resource in representing the bank to the community and market area it serves and is committed to leading the team to achieve bank and agency goals. He/she provides on-going guidance, direction and leadership to bank staff to ensure clear understanding of bank goals and bank operations while consistently creating superior customer experiences and coaching their team to emulate that behavior.

Responsibilities include driving new business development in the market area, setting a professional, positive example and standard of leadership and teamwork that results in achievement of our objectives, growing a loan portfolio, and developing customer relationships through community involvement. This position will also demonstrate exceptional customer service through performance and leadership, participate in community activities, partner with resource leaders to foster employees’ professional developments, communicate strategic goals, execute strategic initiative, and align employees’ development plans to achieve our goals.

This position requires a bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, finance, or related field, a minimum of five years of lending experience, excellent verbal communication skills, must be detail oriented and possess extensive problem solving and leadership skills, be able to work independently, adapt to constant change, and have a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office and banking platform programs.

Personal Banker (Teller) – Jamestown, ND

Bank Forward in Jamestown, ND has an opening for a full-time Personal Banker. Hours would be Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:00am-5:00pm, with rotating Saturday shifts. Responsibilities include teller duties and paying functions; bookkeeping; cross selling banking products and services; responding to customer inquiries; and answering phones promptly and courteously. Past experience in bank or retail store involving customer interaction and cash handling is preferred. We desire a professional customer service orientated individual who enjoys working with the public. High school diploma or GED required.

Personal Banker (Teller) – Grand Forks, ND

Bank Forward in Grand Forks, ND has an opening for a full-time Personal Banker. Hours would be Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:00am-6:00pm, with rotating Saturday shifts. Responsibilities include teller duties and paying functions; bookkeeping; cross selling banking products and services; responding to customer inquiries; and answering phones promptly and courteously. Past experience in bank or retail store involving customer interaction and cash handling is preferred. We desire a professional customer service orientated individual who enjoys working with the public. High school diploma or GED required.

Personal Banker (Teller) (Part-time) – Grand Forks, ND

Are you looking for a fun, team oriented family atmosphere with a commitment to excellence? If you are well organized and happy to help others, Bank Forward could be the part-time employer for you!

Bank Forward is a proud ESOP company that offers a competitive salary, 401k, ESOP contributions, and generous paid time off programs for this part-time position. Responsibilities include teller duties and paying functions; bookkeeping; cross selling banking products and services; responding to customer inquiries; and answering phones promptly and courteously. High school diploma or GED required.

Personal Banker (Teller) – Valley City, ND

Are you looking for a fun, team oriented family atmosphere with a commitment to excellence? If you are well organized and happy to help others, Bank Forward could be the employer for you!

Bank Forward is a proud ESOP company that offers a competitive salary with health, life, dental, vision, and long term disability insurances, along with a 401k, ESOP and generous paid time off programs. This full-time position’s responsibilities include teller duties and paying functions; bookkeeping; cross selling banking products and services; responding to customer inquiries; and answering phones promptly and courteously. High school diploma or GED required.

Insurance Sales Agent – Fargo, ND

Insure Forward in Fargo has an opening for a full-time Insurance Sales Agent. Responsibilities will include the sales and service of Insure Forward products, developing new business, maximizing existing customer relationships and promoting the agency through community involvement.

We desire an outgoing individual who has excellent interpersonal, sales and customer service skills. Must possess strong time management and organizational skills. Must be licensed in Property & Casualty or willing to obtain licenses. Previous experience working in the insurance industry preferred.

Insurance Customer Service Agent – Bemidji, MN

Insure Forward in Bemidji has an opening for a full-time Customer Service Agent to assist agents in the servicing and quoting of insurance accounts. Primary responsibilities will include supporting customers with policy service needs, maintaining current and new business accounts, and relationships with insurance carriers.

We desire an outgoing individual who has excellent customer service skills, is detail oriented, and possesses strong communication, computer, problem solving and organizational skills. Must be licensed or willing to obtain property and casualty licenses. Bachelor’s degree and three years of related experience or a combination of education and experience is preferred.

Insurance Customer Service Agent – Grand Forks, ND

Insure Forward in Grand Forks has an opening for a full-time Customer Service Agent to assist agents in the servicing and quoting of commercial insurance accounts. Primary responsibilities will include supporting customers with policy service needs, maintaining current and new business accounts, and relationships with insurance carriers.

We desire an outgoing individual who has excellent customer service skills, is detail oriented, and possesses strong communication, computer, problem solving and organizational skills. Must be licensed or willing to obtain property and casualty licenses. Bachelor’s degree and three years of related experience or a combination of education and experience is preferred.

Insurance Customer Service Agent – Grand Forks, ND

Insure Forward in Grand Forks has an opening for a full-time Customer Service Agent to assist agents in the servicing and quoting of personal lines insurance accounts. Primary responsibilities will include supporting customers with policy service needs, maintaining current and new business accounts, and relationships with insurance carriers.

We desire an outgoing individual who has excellent customer service skills, is detail oriented, and possesses strong communication, computer, problem solving and organizational skills. Must be licensed or willing to obtain property and casualty licenses. Bachelor’s degree and three years of related experience or a combination of education and experience is preferred.

Pictured: Employees at Fargo Groundbreaking April 30, 2018