Work Forward

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

Our company is widely respected for its commitment to employees and offers a comprehensive benefit package, including Employee Stock Ownership, contagious enthusiasm, a positive workforce culture, professional development opportunities, a team-oriented approach and fresh strategic ideas.

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

How to apply

Please send resumes and/or applications to: Bank Forward Human Resources Department PO Box 7070 Fargo, ND 58106 or email to: You may direct any questions to Human Resources at 701-893-2764.

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Current Job Openings

Information Security Officer

Bank Forward has an opening for a full-time Information Security Officer in Fargo, ND. This position will be responsible for working with the Information Technology, Operations and Risk Management departments to develop, manage and implement IT-related policies, oversee the company’s cybersecurity program, maintain ongoing IT risk assessments, provide direction and oversight for the Incident Response Program and Disaster Recovery Plan and assist in the development of training materials, including information security awareness, within the organization.

Must be a team player with excellent interpersonal, strong written and oral communications skills, as well as the ability to manage multiple tasks with constantly changing priorities. Must have strong working knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Word. Requires strong organizational, problem-solving and analytical skills, along with attention to detail.

Position prefers working knowledge of bank compliance, along with technical knowledge of information technology and security issues. A bachelor’s degree in business, accounting, finance or banking is preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Requires a minimum of four years experience in the banking industry.

Please send your resume to Bank Forward, Human Resources, PO Box 7070, Fargo, ND 58106 or email to Please note that any message sent using this feature is transmitted via normal e-mail, and is not encrypted.

Pictured: President Tom Watson with 2015 Bill Brown Annual Award winners Paul Dybing, Alicia Lunski, and Scott Johnson.