Reliant Community Federal Credit Union
Vice President of Lending
Reliant Community Federal Credit Union is looking for a strategic leader to join the credit union in the role of Vice President of Lending. This position will lead the Consumer/Home Equity, Mortgage, and Business Lending teams. Responsibilities include efficient and quality delivery of loan origination, underwriting, closing, and servicing activities; growing the loan portfolio according to the credit union’s overall business plan while maintaining focus on strategic levels of risk; and implementing sound internal controls to protect loan assets. Other duties include the formulation, development, implementation, and administration of loan policies; contributing to the development of credit union business plans and goals as they relate to lending; directing activities assigned to departmental managers and staff; providing leadership to ensure appropriate development of staff; and representing the credit union in the local and business community. The ideal candidate will understand and enhance the culture of the credit union by living and promoting the brand, leading by example, providing quality service, and striving to exceed service expectations. A bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, business administration, or related field is required; MBA a plus. Minimum of ten years of progressive lending experience in a managerial role needed.
Reliant Community Federal Credit Union was founded in 1970 as a teachers’ credit union by the schools in Wayne County to provide their members with better rates and services in a personal, professional, and friendly manner. Growing steadily over the years, the credit union expanded into some Ontario County school districts, and eventually to Wayne and Ontario County businesses. It adopted a community charter in 2004 to serve residents of Wayne, Ontario, and Monroe counties, and in 2007 changed its name to Reliant Community Federal Credit Union to reflect the expanded community base. With a mission of commitment to satisfy their members’ financial needs through competitive, innovative, value added products that are delivered with exceptional personal and professional service, the credit union puts an emphasis on financial wellness for its the members. Selected as a Top Workplace, Reliant is committed to providing an excellent work environment while also giving back to the community through financial and in-kind contributions, educational programs, and volunteerism. To learn more about Reliant Community Federal Credit union, visit www.reliantcu.com.
Formed in 1789, the town of Sodus, New York lies on the shoreline of Lake Ontario, nestled between Syracuse and Rochester, just to the north of the beautiful Finger Lakes region. Sodus is the central town on the northern border of Wayne County. Linked by Route 104, Rochester and Syracuse are less than an hour away and Interstate 90 is a 20 minute drive south. Rural, suburban, and urban communities provide for a variety of living environments. The area is rich in history, with a multitude of recreational opportunities along the lakeshore as well as inland. Boating, fishing, hiking, biking, skiing, and golf enhance an active lifestyle, while the local wine region, area festivals, and music and theater opportunities provide many cultural opportunities. Local school districts offer excellent educational programming, with extensive availability of school and community youth recreation programs. This area is perfect for raising a family away from the busy city life, yet close enough for all the conveniences and opportunities the surrounding areas have to offer.
An excellent competitive compensation package will be offered to the selected candidate.
You may recommend others for candidacy by contacting Chenice Vespry, Executive Recruiter at (800) 367-0433, extension 119 or [email protected].