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Thank you for your interest in Jersey State Bank! We are a locally owned community bank.

We focus on and understand the needs of our local businesses, families and farmers.  What makes our community bank different? It’s not just the local decision-making or the great products and services, it’s our people!

Our success comes from our employees placing value in relationships and the success of our customers, neighbors, friends, and local business owners. We are looking for outgoing, quality individuals to join our team who are ready to make a contribution to the communities in which we serve.  We offer a competitive salary, insurance, retirement, and paid time off package.

Due to the nature of the banking industry, a thorough background and credit investigation is made before any persons are hired.

Jersey State Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Current Career Opportunities

We are accepting applications for a Trust Administrator. 

The Trust Administrator is responsible for the day-to-day activities of the Trust Department ensuring work is processed in a timely and efficient manner and supporting the development of new business.


  • A primary duty is administering educational trusts and scholarships which includes marketing the availability of funds for secondary education, processing applications, preparation of documents for meetings and processing approvals and loan payouts
  • Monitors collection of loan repayment after graduation
  • Servicing and maintaining existing relationships with trust clients, beneficiaries and other interested parties in partnership with the Trust Officer
  • Using the Accutrust accounting software
  • Setting up, administering, terminating and distributing trusts and estates
  • Communicating with educational, financial and legal professionals
  • Creating various documents and reports

Required Qualifications
3+ years of experience in trust, legal, accounting or financial services (one or any combination)

Desired Qualifications
Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
Strong organizational skills
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
Ability to review trust agreement documents and other related legal documents and ensure bank compliance
Ability to exercise independent judgment to identify and resolve problems
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Excel and Word

Other Desired Qualifications
In depth knowledge and understanding of estate, trust, or fiduciary administration
Strong desire to attend a trust school for career advancement

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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How to Apply

How to Apply

To apply for current opportunities or for future employment consideration:

  1. Obtain an Application here, or stop in at our main bank or our Grafton Branch to pick up an application.
  2. Return your completed Application and Resume to us in person, by fax, mail or email.
    Fax: 618-498-9266
    Mail: Jersey State Bank
    Human Resources Department
    1000 South State Street
    Jerseyville, IL 62052

Jersey State Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer