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Citizens Teller Opportunities

Portsmouth, Rhode Island

Overview

Transactions aren’t at the heart of banking — relationships are. That’s why we’re not looking for just any teller. We’re looking for Citizens Tellers. What sets these colleagues apart? You look customers in the eye and greet them in the branch lobby with a smile — just like you would a friend or a neighbor. Whether you’re processing transactions or collaborating with your branch team to meet a customer’s needs, you provide a memorable, meaningful experience to every customer, every day.

  • Job type: Full-Time / Part Time
  • Level: Early Career
  • Travel: No

Success Profile

In order to succeed as a Teller and grow your career within Citizens Bank, you'll need to excel within the following criteria:

  • Communicator 10
  • Helpful 7
  • Detail-oriented 8
  • Technologically savvy 8
  • Problem-solver 7
  • Customer focused 10

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Why work for us?

  • Collaboration

    Every day we collaborate to provide solutions for our customers to strengthen their financial futures. We take pride in helping people and pitch-in to support our colleagues because together, we are stronger.

  • Empowerment

    Because our culture is customer-centric, you're encouraged to take the initiative in helping our customers secure their financial future. As a colleague, you are empowered to continually develop your skill set, unveil your potential and embrace new opportunities.

  • Community

    We are citizens helping citizens. It's why we come to work each day. You'll discover opportunities to actively give back, volunteer and improve the communities we serve each day.

  • Flexibility

    We offer you a variety of career paths and work schedules in this role to support your lifestyle. You'll have options for where you want to take your career as well as when you work.

  • Benefits

    We provide comprehensive medical, dental, vision and pharmacy coverage in addition to generous paid time off (including 10 paid bank holidays).

  • Compensation

    In addition to a competitive rate of pay you'll have the opportunity to participate in a generous 401K plan and an employee stock purchase program, as well as several discounts on banking services offered by Citizens Bank. We also offer performance-based incentive programs and exceptional colleague awards.

Responsibilities

Req Number204172 Category Sales, Citizens Teller Full/Part Time P Shift 1st Shift

Description

We’re always looking for people who enjoy meeting new people or strengthening existing relationships…Sometimes we have immediate openings, sometimes we don’t. However, if you have an energetic attitude and an ability to listen intently, then you should apply for this role.


Transactions aren’t at the heart of banking — relationships are. That’s why we’re not looking for just any teller. We’re looking for Citizens Tellers. What sets these colleagues apart? You look customers in the eye and greet them in the branch lobby with a smile — just like you would a friend or a neighbor. Whether you’re processing transactions or collaborating with your branch team to meet a customer’s needs, you provide a memorable, meaningful experience to every customer, every day.

Are you a great listener? Do you enjoy meeting new people or strengthening existing relationships? If so, you’re Made Ready to be a Citizens Teller. It takes an energetic attitude, an ability to listen intently and a desire to get to know your customers — who they are, what they need, which ones want to get in and out quickly vs. those who want to catch up. Using your knowledge of our award-winning mobile app and online banking options, you’ll simplify banking for your customers. You will confidently cash checks, process withdrawals and deposits. You pride yourself in giving every customer the level of care they deserve, including referring them to the right banker who can handle more complex requests.

A Day in the Life of a Citizens Teller

  • Be the face of Citizens; be professional, friendly and helpful with every interaction
  • Welcome customers when they walk into the branch
  • Talk with customers in the lobby — and the teller line — to understand the purpose of their visit
  • Make customers feel cared for while you process transactions
  • Introduce customers to new, more efficiently ways of banking like mobile, online and ATMs
  • Build relationships with customers so you can anticipate their financial needs
  • Introduce customers to a banker when more complex requests arise
  • Comply with all financial policies and procedures, state and local laws and regulations
  • Take advantage of training and coaching to grow into a Citizens Banker or another exciting role
  • Bring your positive energy and confidence to Citizens and its customers every day

What can we offer you?

  • Meaningful work & relationships – You’ll help customers with important financial decisions that impact their lives like building a business, buying a house, paying for school or helping them realize their long-term financial goals. Colleagues and leadership listen to your ideas and feedback.
  • Commitment to community – You’ll flourish in a diverse, friendly and supportive workplace that lets you give back to the community through volunteering and donating to causes that are important to you
  • Recognition & reward – You’ll see your hard work rewarded with promotion, growth and new opportunities
  • Training & development – You’ll grow your career through training, coaching, career planning and development that will enable you to branch off in any direction your talents and interests take you
  • Exceptional benefits – You’ll have access to medical and dental insurance, a 401K with corporate match, tuition assistance and discounts on student loan refinancing. You’ll also get a discount on thousands of gyms, studios and fitness centers.

Qualifications

What qualifications are we looking for?

  • High School degree or GED required
  • Minimum of 1 year cash handling experience in a retail or banking environment
  • Minimum of 1 year demonstrated customer experience, recommending and referring products and services to customers
  • Strong listening and communication skills
  • Ability to effectively ask questions and identify needs to enhance the customer relationship
  • Commitment to build relationships through in-person customer interactions
  • Ability to problem solve and provide solutions to customer issues
  • Comfortable with using digital technology to support the delivery of business goals
  • Ability to build strong relationships with teammates, business partners and specialists through collaboration
  • Energetic, detail-oriented and ability to multitask effectively
  • Ability to work branch hours, which can include weekends and evenings.  

Opportunities available in the surrounding areas in RI:  Portsmouth, Barrington, Bristol, Middletown, Newport and Warren.


Hours and Work Schedule
Hours per Week: 20
Work Schedule: Varies with branch needs and may include weekends and evenings


Be a great Citizen.
Join us today.


Why Work for Us

At Citizens, you'll find a customer-centric culture built around helping our customers and giving back to our local communities. When you join our team, you are part of a supportive and collaborative workforce, with access to training and tools to accelerate your potential and maximize your career growth.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is the policy of Citizens Bank to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy/childbirth, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or perceived disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital or domestic partner status, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

Equal Employment and Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veteran

Citizens Bank is a brand name of Citizens Bank, N.A. and each of its respective subsidiaries.

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