First Commonwealth Federal Credit Union
Senior Vice President of Strategy and Growth
First Commonwealth Federal Credit Union is searching for an experienced individual to join their team as the Senior Vice President of Strategy and Growth. Reporting to the Chief Strategy Officer, this individual will be responsible for leading the organization’s overall strategic planning process and strategic growth initiatives while collaborating across all business units, as well as overseeing the credit union’s marketing function. They will measure, track, and report the organizational achievement of strategic goals, and growth initiatives while managing risk. The candidate will have demonstrated a record of growing an organization and driving ongoing improvements, effectiveness, and efficiencies while supporting the credit union’s mission of empowering the pursuit of financial happiness for its members. A Bachelors degree with ten years of project management, marketing, or strategic planning experience with five years or more management experience is required; an advanced degree is preferred.
First Commonwealth Federal Credit Union was originally founded in 1959 to serve Western Electric employees. After expansions and mergers over the years, membership is now available to employees of more than 1300 companies and three underserved areas. Now, with more than 70,000 members and just over $1B in assets, First Commonwealth has grown to be the largest credit union in the Lehigh Valley, offering eleven convenient, full-service financial center locations and 24/7 online banking services. First Commonwealth’s mission is to empower the pursuit of financial happiness, and their core values are to be honest, innovative, generous, humble, excellent, and respectful. In line with the mission, the credit union is more community focused than ever and is working toward leaving a legacy of financial health and wellness for consumers and businesses in the Lehigh Valley. Candidates who have invested their time, talent, and treasure in serving their community will be given more consideration. To learn more about First Commonwealth, visit https://www.firstcomcu.org/.
Lower Macungie Township is home to just over 30,000 residents and is one of the fastest growing residential areas in the Lehigh Valley. Thanks to its attractive communities and developments, it is often considered one of Lehigh Valley’s most desirable places to live and raise a family. The Lehigh Valley area has been recognized for its booming economy, as well as boasting a lower cost of living and lower taxes than most of the Northeastern US. With its proximity to major cities, thriving, diverse industry, scenic country sides, endless shopping, museums, and more, the Lehigh Valley area has it all and is a great place to live, work, and raise a family.
An excellent competitive compensation package will be offered to the selected candidate.
You may recommend others for candidacy by contacting Sarah Hilton, Vice President at (800) 367-0433 extension 133 or [email protected].