Company: Legacy National Bank

Location: Springdale, Arkansas

Job Summary

This position is responsible for managing and administering human resource services, actively drive programs and processes in the areas of employee relations, benefits administration, payroll, compensation, evaluations, 401K, FMLA, and government reporting. Ensuring that the organization is in full legal compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Develop, implement and evaluate ongoing HR policies, programs, functions and activities.

Detailed Job Description

Major Duties & Accountabilities

  • Takes part in and embrace the Legacy Culture by giving outstanding customer service to both internal and external customers
  • Required to be atively involved in the daily running of the department
  • Directs administration and processing of compensation - payroll and time off
  • Provides necessary documentation, communication and procedures to employees including, manuals, employee handbooks, and reports
  • Monitors and advises on employee performance reviews/improvements, probationary period and company processes regarding such
  • Maintains standards and procedures necessary for workforce hiring and conducts employee onboarding and termination procedures
  • Formulates and recommends Human Resources policies and practices for the company on any topic associated with employee relations and employee rights
  • Conducts investigations when employee complaints or concerns are brought forth
  • Reviews, guides and converses with management to make recommendations for the handling of various employee situations to include employment termination
  • Works with Human Resources consultant, insurance brokers, insurance carriers, 401K administration and others outside sources
  • Direct the administration of benefit programs to include: health, dental, visions, life, disability, and 401K
  • Directs the preparation of information requested or required for compliance with laws to include affirmative action program, files EEO-1, Vets100, FMLA, ERISA and other records, reports, and logs to conform to regulations. Approves all information submitted. Serves as the primary contact with the company
  • Monitors all pay practices and systems for effectiveness, market competitiveness, internal equity among employees, cost containment, compliance with employment laws
  • Recommend and establish company policies and procedures
  • With the assistance of the CEO, monitor national benefits environment for options and cost savings
  • Protects the interests of employees and the company in accordance with company Human Resources policies and governmental laws and regulations. Minimizes risk

Secondary Duties

  • Facilitate with departmental staff for regulatory record/license requirements
  • This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his or her supervisor

About the Company

We are a locally owned community bank committed to serving families and businesses in our community. Legacy National Bank, with poultry executive Gary George as Chairman and Patrick Swope as Chief Executive Officer, invites you to build your legacy here, with unmatched service, and local decisions made by people you know and trust.

The Legacy name honors the visionaries of NWA who transformed our region into a bustling hub of economic growth. The spirit of these innovators lives on at Legacy as we support current community businesses and economic opportunities to help our region thrive.

We embrace the responsibility we have to future generations, and the legacy we leave in NWA realizes the vision of these early entrepreneurs. We are passionate about seeing our NWA community thrive by delivering personalized financial solutions and a friendly, professional banking experience.


  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Minimum of 15 years of progressively responsible experience in human resources required OR
    • 10+ years progressively responsible experience in human resources and Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Prior payroll and benefits management experience required
  • Valid US driver’s license and auto insurance required
  • Banking experience preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in human resources, business administration or related field preferred

 Mental Demands –

  • Proficiency with or the ability to quickly learn the organization’s payroll system and talent management systems
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical ability
  • Strong supervisory and leadership skills
  • Must be able to adapt to change in the work environment, accept criticism and feedback, effectively handle multiple task and competing demands, work cooperatively in group situations and work actively to resolve conflicts
  • Must be able to work in a high-paced and at times a stressful environment where constructive feedback from others is encouraged
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate clearly both orally and in written form with all bank employees, vendors, and bank customers
  • Evidence of the practice of a high level of confidentiality
  • Must work well with others on a team
  • Vision requirements include close vision


Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disablity, Vacation, Holidays and Company Matching 401K/Roth

Travel Requirements


Additional Information

EEO/M/F/Disability/Veteran/Affirmative Action Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or veteran status.