A strong rural agricultural community bank located less than an hour's drive from the Peoria, Bloomington and Springfield area seeks a Chief Lending Officer to lead the overall loan portfolio. The bank is looking for someone who is proven in agricultural lending and who has strong risk understanding, relationship building ability and the understanding of laws and regulations. The individual must be a team oriented person who appreciates ensuring the bank's reputation of complete customer service. The position requires a Bachelors Degree with a strong Accounting/Finance background. The bank will offer a compensation package commensurate with experience including health insurance for employee and family, disability and life insurance. The bank offers a 401k plan including profit-sharing.