Bank of the West Program Officer - Mortgage Lending Communications in Omaha, Nebraska

Program Officer - Mortgage Lending Communications


What sets Bank of the West apart from other banks is our team members–they embody the optimistic spirit of the West. There is a spirit here that drives us to do more. Our team of more than 10,000 employees is vital to the success of our Bank. They reflect our modern western values—straightforward, entrepreneurial and optimistic. We seek to create a corporate culture that fosters and rewards excellence, encourages creative thinking and respects diversity – an environment where team members are engaged, supportive of one another and enthusiastic about serving our customers. Bank of the West offers the stability of a company that has a 135 year history and is part of BNP Paribas, a European leader in global banking and financial services and one of the 6 strongest banks in the world. We offer opportunities across our diverse business lines – Retail Banking, Commercial Banking, National Finance, and Wealth Management.

Job Description Summary

Responsible for managing program initiatives which have financial impact and involves internal and/or external resources within an assigned function. Programs include product development, integration, technology, conversions and other special programs as approved. Exercises significant latitude in managing the initiation, planning, execution, controlling and closing processes on programs. Responsible for partnering with stakeholders to create and utilize project planning and analysis tools to successfully align project planning with business strategies.

Essential Job Functions

  • Serve as a trusted business partner to leaders by developing program plans and solutions to achieve short-term needs and long-term business growth.

  • Drive the program cycle process with key stakeholders.

  • Partner with internal clients to streamline program processes.

  • Help in developing innovative strategies that drive superior program performance.

  • Suggest and help in designing, implementing solutions and efficiencies; work with internal partners to ensure system meets all data privacy, compliance and regulations.

  • Help develop and implement program plans, forecasting capabilities, and a pipeline strategy.

  • Provide direction and consultation to the management team on strategic and emerging trends.

  • Ensure that the program policies and functions are well aligned with the vision and goals of the organization.

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Required Experience

  • Requires advanced knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

  • May have practical knowledge of project management.

  • Requires 5 years minimum prior relevant experience.

  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere Pro, SharePoint 2013

  • Experience with event planning


  • Bachelor's Degree

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Operations

Location: United States-Nebraska-Omaha

Other Locations: United States-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 038751