Chief Operations Officer in Mason City Iowa at GPAC

Date Posted: 7/13/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Responsible for planning, organizing, and controlling the day-to-day operational activities of the Bank under the direction of the President/CEO.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and work with management to ensure all operations are effectively integrated.
  • Development, prioritization and implementation of strategies to accommodate current and future organizational plans.
  • Ensures compliance with Bank policies, procedures and processes.
  • Works closely with the Bank's Information Technology manager to ensure the integrity and availability of information at all levels.
  • Keep abreast with current industry trends.
  • Identify, track and mitigate operational risks.
  • Review and guide key vendor relationships for strategic success and profitability.

Must Haves:

  • Previous experience in an operational leadership role with project management.
  • Proven ability to plan and accomplish goals, while leading multiple departments.
  • Extensive knowledge of the various operational areas of the bank.
  • Ability to adopt and lead change initiatives.
  • Ability to work with the President/CEO, Board of Directors, shareholders and Bank management.


  • Minimum 7 years of progressive experience in Bank Management.
  • 4 year degree in Business Administration or related field of study.
  • Advanced studies in Finance/Accounting/Business Management. (Preferred not required)
  • Additional training via the Graduate School of Banking/IBA. (Preferred not required)

Please contact our professional recruiter Alan McMillen via email at for more information on this, or any other positions you might be interested in.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 30 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

Job Requirements

7 to 10 years of experience in an operational leadership role,including project management. Ability to plan and accomplish goals, while leading multiple departments. Knowledge of banking operations.