NJ Employer Senior Teller in Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey

Company Job ID-2018-8989Provides excellent customer service while accurately performing teller duties, including cashing checks, receiving deposits and processing other transactions as authorized and within policy. Prepares and maintains accurate records and balances all daily transactions. Performs all of the duties assigned to the teller position, in addition to handling more complex work. Promotes banking services and directs customers to appropriate employees or departments for specialized services. May assist in a Customer Service Representative backup role depending on staffing needs of the branch. Responsible for participating in the training of new tellers and being available for routine questions related to the teller line responsibilities.ResponsibilitiesEssential DutiesAccurately performs teller transactions in accordance with bank policies and procedures. Routine transactions include but are not limited to deposits, withdrawals, official checks, loan payments and other ancillary services in a timely manner. Responds to customer inquiries on the telephone and in employee adhering to guidance on customer privacy and customer confidentiality. Provides responsive, quality customer service at all times. Adheres to check cashing policies and obtains appropriate approvals on checks over the approved check cashing limit. Balances drawer in a timely fashion. Maintains currency and coin supplies within bank policy limits and security standards. Follows all established security procedures. Maintains balancing records, proof errors and return items within standards acceptable to the bank. Follows policies and procedures for issuing negotiable instruments. Strictly follows requirements of audit and compliance, including currency transaction reporting. Seeks assistance for handling accounts with special alerts and or holds. Assists with the daily branch settlement and reconcilement process, including oversight for teller correcting entries.Recognizes and demonstrates skills learned by following through on referral opportunities by using open ended questions to generate a two way conversation. Exercises good listening skills such as paraphrasing and asking clarifying questions to identify needs. After identifying need, introduces customer to appropriate branch sales employee or business employee. Possesses sufficient knowledge of the banks products and services in order to complete a referral to appropriate branch sales employee. Completes and forwards a referral form to appropriate employee. Meets a mutually established quality referral goal. Actively participates in branch sales meetings, sales training and sales coaching.Assists in training new tellers and answering routine questions related to the teller line. Offers direction and guidance to the tellers. Assists in establishing and implementing consistent best practices for the teller line. Works closely with the Head Teller to offer suggestions and implement new processes and procedures as directed by management.May be cross trained on routine customer service representative and platform responsibilities in effort to aid the employee in offering a new experience or for business purposes. May assist in a Customer Service Representative backup role, depending on staffing needs of the branch.Contributes to the efficient operation of the branch by performing or assisting with other branch duties such as maintaining branch vault cash, night deposit transactions, maintaining branch logs, opening and closing vault, settling and maintaining ATM. Must have the willingness and desire to supervise coworkers and share responsibilities. Adheres to schedule by not only arriving, but also being ready to work, on time. Maintains good working relationships with fellow employees to ensure teamwork within the branch and throughout the bank.QualificationsQualifications:EducationHigh School Diploma or equivalent experience. Specialty: Does not apply at this level of education. (Pr