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  • Sheffield, AL
  • 501 to 1000 Employees
  • 1947
  • Company - Private
  • Banking & Lending
  • $1 to $5 billion (USD)

CompetitorsCB&S Bank, Redstone Federal Credit Union, Listerhill Credit Union
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Bank Independent was founded almost 75 years ago and continues to thrive today because we have engaged team members who are active leaders with a commitment to excellence and a passion to fulfill our mission. Our mission is simple, to make a positive difference in the lives ...
Mission: As a closely-held non-corporate community bank, Bank Independent has the flexibility and commitment to make a positive difference in people's lives by: * Valuing, respecting, and rewarding our team members * Providing quality products at a fair price * Delivering ...

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    A lot of great questions and a lot of great people. The test was a little longer but the rest was really smooth. I had the opportunity to really get down to the manager level when interviewing and that made it even better. sit up straight and smiling will get you the best results when interviewing

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Company Updates

August 9, 2021
Bank Independent was recently named one of the Best Companies to Work for in Alabama, ranking #3 in the state for the second year in a row. The Bank was the highest ranked company headquartered in Alabama in the large company division and was the top financial institution ranked in the state. This annual rankings program created by Business Alabama and Best Companies Group is in its twelfth year. (read more)
Bank Independent one of Best Companies to Work for in Alabama 2021
August 9, 2021
Bank Independent has been recognized as part of Forbes’ annual nationwide list of America’s Best-In-State Banks 2021 and ranks number 1 in the State of Alabama for a second year in a row. This prestigious award is presented by Forbes and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider. The awards list was announced on June 24, 2021 and can currently be viewed on the Forbes website.
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Bank Independent Ranks Nationally in Forbes Best-in-State Banks for 2021

Bank Independent Awards & Accolades

  • America's Best Banks to Work ForBest Companies Group and American Banker Magazine2019
  • Large Business of the Year (51+ Team Members)Shoals Chamber of Commerce2019

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