First Commonwealth
First Commonwealth Federal Credit Union 

Allentown, Pennsylvania

$972 Million

Contact Information:

Sarah Hilton | 281.719.2133

[email protected]

First Commonwealth Federal Credit Union 

Vice President of Enterprise Risk Management

Position Summary
First Commonwealth Federal Credit Union has an exciting opportunity for an experienced individual to join their team as the Vice President of Enterprise Risk Management. This individual will be responsible for overseeing the Enterprise Risk Management function to ensure the safety, soundness, and regulatory compliance of the credit union. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, this individual will establish and direct all functions of the credit union’s risk management function including BSA/AML compliance. This position requires strategic thinking along with a high level of attention to detail. The candidate must be flexible and self-motivated and have the ability to speak and present in an effective manner. The ideal candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills. A Bachelors degree with seven years of risk management experience is required; an advanced degree is preferred.

Company Profile
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 1000 companies and three underserved areas. Now, with more than 68,000 members and just under $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

Community Profile
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 the 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].

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