CoVantage Credit Union
Chief Risk Officer
CoVantage Credit Union is in search of a motivated, dedicated executive to join their team as Chief Risk Officer. Reporting directly to the President/CEO, this role will serve as in-house legal counsel. Areas of responsibility include: compliance (BSA/OFAC/AML), fraud, member solutions, commercial lending and operations, vendor management, and physical security. Other duties include: maintaining risk policies and controls while balancing the need to achieve organizational objectives and effectively serving the membership, contributing to the planning and executing of strategic initiatives, and providing periodic reports to the Board of Directors. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communications skills as well as exhibit strong leadership, interpersonal, and supervisory skills. A Juris Doctorate with current license to practice is required; an emphasis in contract law is desired, but not required. A minimum of three years’ experience practicing law and working with a client base subject to government regulation and oversight is required; a knowledge of compliance and regulatory requirements associated with finance, credit union, or banking industry is desired.
CoVantage Credit Union, founded in 1953, is a full-service credit union with 15 offices throughout Wisconsin and Michigan, all of which offer consumer financial products and the latest delivery innovations. Consistent growth is achieved through a focus on outstanding value and exceptional service. Serving over 100,000 members in north central Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, with over $1.5 billion in assets, CoVantage Credit Union goes above and beyond to give back to its communities through financial support and employee volunteerism. CoVantage was rated in the top 50 best performing credit unions nationally each of the last two years according to S&P Global Market Intelligence.
Antigo, Wisconsin, often referred to as “The Gateway to Wisconsin’s Northwoods” is the county seat of Langlade County. With 841 lakes, 225 streams, 395 miles of trout streams, and 200 spring ponds, the surrounding area has many outdoor activities available such as hiking, biking, skiing, and snowmobiling. The Antigo area has a weekly farmers market as well as a yearly ice fishing tournament. Offering a nostalgic, friendly, and relaxing atmosphere, Antigo is a great area to live, work, and explore.
An excellent competitive compensation package will be offered to the selected candidate.
You may recommend others for candidacy by contacting Jessica Jarman, Vice President at (800) 367-0433, extension 138 or email@example.com.