Southern Bancorp Is Hiring

Southern Bancorp Inc. of Arkadelphia is advertising a job opening for a director of communications.

The position is a new one, according to spokesman Dominik Mjartan, and may or may not affect Mjartan’s role as spokesman, depending on the person hired. Mjartan is a senior vice president with Southern.                                                                 

The job description: “Director of Communications (‘Director’) is responsible for managing the internal and external communications, including news media relations, public relations, and marketing activities for Southern Bancorp Inc. and Southern Bancorp Community Partners (‘Southern’).”