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You might hire a bank teller to:

  • Serve customers by managing documents, information, and financial transactions successfully and in an organized, efficient, and secure manner
  • Build awareness of new products and services, and identify customer needs to capitalize on the business referral opportunities

  • Meet and exceed bank service standards, greeting and acknowledging each customer warmly, and making them feel welcome while complying with bank procedures and security protocols
  • Work as a team with other tellers to complete daily tasks, demonstrate respect and professionalism, be prompt, and support management with special requests as needed

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Required Skills and qualifications Preferred skills and qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent Bachelor’s degree in related field
Basic math and computer skills Skills with upselling or product recommendations are a bonus
Excellent communication, customer service, and time-management skills Knowledge of word processing software
Cash-handling experience  
Ability to pass a background check  
Strong dedication to accuracy and efficiency  
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