CoVantage Credit Union
Senior Vice President of Branch Services, Sales, and Operations
CoVantage Credit Union is searching for a detail-oriented executive to join their team as Senior Vice President of Branch Services, Sales, and Operations. This role will oversee the primary retail delivery of lending and deposit services, along with the resource center, and CoVantage Credit Union Retirement and Investment services for the credit union. This individual will provide supervision and leadership to the entire branch network, resource center, and CRIS staff. Other responsibilities include ensuring members receive outstanding value and exceptional service regardless of delivery channel, the credit union achieves its financial and growth goals and objectives. Working in collaboration with the Executive Vice President Chief Retail Officer, this position will develop long-term strategies and tactics to ensure CoVantage meets its mission while remaining financially strong. A Bachelors degree in Business Administration or related field along with a minimum of ten years experience in performing management and retail functions in a financial institution is required. Postgraduate education in business or IT field preferred. NMLS registration or be in good standing to be approved in accordance with the SAFE Act required.
CoVantage Credit Union, founded in 1953, is a full-service credit union with 19 locations 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 130,000 members in north central Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, with over $2.5 billion in assets, CoVantage Credit Union goes above and beyond to give back to its communities through financial support and employee volunteerism. CoVantage has experienced phenomenal growth over the past 5 years and recently deployed ITM technology in their new branch strategy. CoVantage lives its Mission by welcoming all and providing value. Over the past 10 years, CoVantage has provided over $25.77 million in patronage to member-owners in the form of loan interest rebates and bonus dividend on savings accounts, the credit union has been paying out patronage since 1981(40 years). A CDFI credit union, CoVantage has applied for and received $9 million in grants over the past 10 years that have been used to provide loans to underserved individuals living in the community. Since inception in 2016, the Foundation has provided over $1.8 million in support to local non-profits. CoVantage has been ranked number 1 out of all credit unions nationally for providing value to members. The credit union has been ranked in the top 1% each year for more than eleven consecutive years. In 2020, for the fourth consecutive year, CoVantage was ranked in the top 50 best performing credit unions in the country by S&P Global Market Intelligence and was ranked Best Credit Union in Wisconsin in June 2021 by Forbes.
Antigo, Wisconsin, often referred to as “The Gateway to Wisconsin’s Northwoods” is the county seat of Langlade County. Here, quality of life is a priority, where families want to raise their children and neighbors look out for one another. Recreational activities abound with over 800 lakes, 200 streams, nearly 400 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 offers a weekly farmers market as well as a yearly ice fishing tournament. Offering a friendly and relaxing atmosphere, Antigo is a great place to become engaged and part of the local community.
An excellent competitive compensation package will be offered to the selected candidate.
You may recommend others for candidacy by contacting Chenice Vespry, Assistant Vice President at (800) 367-0433, extension 119 or [email protected].