Community Bank President/Ag Lender

  • Bank Iowa Corporation
  • Newton, IA
  • time-alarm-solid 03-04-2024

Job Description

We are looking for a dedicated Community Bank President/Ag Lender to join Bank Iowa Corporation in Newton. In this role, you will lead the generation of quality Ag and Commercial loans, represent the bank in the community, and manage a team of Relationship Managers and Loan Assistants. Your responsibilities will include managing an agriculture and commercial loan portfolio, building strong client relationships, and actively participating in community activities to establish Bank Iowa as a center of influence.


  • Lead the bank's values, culture, and strategic direction.
  • Drive community bank loan and deposit growth goals.
  • Participate in civic and community activities to enhance the bank's visibility.
  • Manage an agriculture and commercial loan portfolio while fostering client relationships in the Southeast Iowa Region.
  • Approve loans within specified limits and refer complex applications to management.


  • Bachelor's degree in Ag Business, Finance, Economics, or related field.
  • 7+ years of experience as an Ag & Commercial Loan Officer.
  • Strong agriculture background and supervisory experience.
  • Leadership, credit analysis, underwriting, or sales experience preferred.

Why Join Us

  • Competitive financial package, bonus opportunities, 401k match, and profit sharing.
  • Robust benefits including health, dental, and vision insurance, wellness program, and generous PTO.
  • Continued learning opportunities through formal & informal training, on-the-job support, and tuition reimbursement.
  • Community involvement with company-sponsored volunteer opportunities and paid volunteer time off.
  • Recognition program for team members who exemplify our values.