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Why Work at Southern Bancorp?

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Our Mission

What if a bank was more than a bank?

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Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI)

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B-Corp

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Global Alliance for Banking on Values

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Our Impact

Our customers’ achievements are what keep us going. Check out Southern Stories Videos to learn more.

Our Benefits

We believe wealth building isn’t just for the wealthy. It is our mission to be wealth builders for EVERYONE and that includes our employees. Therefore we offer numerous financial benefits and services to help you and your family get on the path to economic opportunity.

  • 401(k)/Roth plan with immediate eligibility and employer match
  • Paid holidays for full-time staff
  • Bonus plan for all full-time staff
  • Opportunity for Merit Raises
  • Employee stock ownership plan
  • 1% employee home loan for those with 2 or more years of service
  • Employee reward and recognition programs
  • Access to free financial learning center
  • Credit and housing counseling available to customers as well as employees.

We value the physical, mental and emotional health of our employees and offer a wide variety of health benefits.

  • No deductible medical insurance plan
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Employer paid life and long term disability insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Teledoc services
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Health resources on our company intranet
  • Community service opportunities

 

We are wealth builders for everyone, including our employees. That’s why we offer a 1% home loan to employees that have worked at Southern Bancorp for over two years. Kimberly Enoch and her daughter are two such recipients.

Our Culture

A Focus on DE&I

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Best Place to Work

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R.A.I.S.E.

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Community Corp

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Southern Bancorp Board Chair Dr. Glen Jones and Southern Bancorp Bank CEO John Olaimey talk about diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Southern Bancorp was named Best Place to Work by Arkansas Business.