Management Trainee Program

The Citizens National Bank Management Trainee Program is a 12-month rotational program for top-tier recent college graduates. Trainees will be given a unique and diverse experience involving the bank's overall business, operations, policies, and practices. Trainees will receive close mentorship from managers and advisors, participate in leadership and community activities, and participate in specific projects and solutions for different business areas of the organization.

Key Program Components:

  • Mentoring with experienced bankers throughout key areas of the bank

  • Project management

  • Professional development and career guidance

  • Leadership and community involvement


  • Bachelor's degree in business, finance, management, or accounting with a preferred 3.0 GPA,
    OR a letter of recommendation from a recent professor

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, effective listening and interpersonal skills, and attention to detail

Program Details:

  • Full salary and benefits

  • 12-month term at our corporate headquarters in Meridian, MS

  • Gaining knowledge of consumer, business, and lending products, plus insight into bank administration

  • Rotation throughout key areas of the bank including retail, commercial, corporate, and sales support

  • Participation in bank-related local community events

  • Program graduate can select their top three choices from a list of qualifying positions available at any of our branch locations throughout Mississippi.

  • Management will work with program graduate to make best placement choices.

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