Royal Credit Union

Eau Claire, Wisconsin

$2.2 Billion

Contact Information:

Jessica Jarman | 281.719.2138

Royal Credit Union

Chief Lending Officer

Position Summary
Royal Credit Union is seeking a Chief Lending Officer to develop growth strategies and carry out the strategic goals in all facets of lending including consumer loans, commercial loans, indirect loans, and residential mortgages. The ideal candidate will research the latest lending trends along with implementing tactics to maximize loan retention. This individual will lead their team to promote high levels of services by choosing the latest products and services that aligns with the credit union’s vision. Duties include interpreting and implementing lending policies and procedures, conducting market analysis to monitor market activities to produce competitive rates, and maintaining communication between staff and the loan department to ensure all lending efforts are being met in a timely manner. A minimum of five years in a senior management role with experience in commercial, mortgage, and consumer lending is required. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or a related field of study.

Company Profile
Royal Credit Union (RCU) was organized in April 1964 with just 100 Uniroyal employees, and has grown to over 188,000 community members today. With assets of more than $2 billion, Royal Credit Union is a credit union known for strength and financial security. Headquartered in Eau Claire, WI the credit union has multiple branches throughout Wisconsin as well as the Minneapolis-St. Paul area in Minnesota and is committed to continued expansion in the Twin Cities. It is a member owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative, that is committed to their core purpose “to create a positive impact in the lives we touch.” It is this core purpose and these core values that the ideal candidate will be tasked with continuing. Royal Credit Union upholds its fundamental responsibility to actively serve the diverse people in the field of membership through a wide range of products and services. In addition, the credit union is committed to educating members and consumers alike, about credit union uniqueness, philosophy, and values. The Royal Credit Union Foundation awarded over $1 million in scholarships and charitable gifts in 2016, including awards to local YMCA, Boys & Girls Club, and the Confluence Arts Center. Royal Credit Union is also very proud and eager to support hundreds of local charities through donations, event sponsorships, and participation in fundraising activities with the American Cancer Society, American Red Cross, Humane Associations, Local Food Pantries, and United Way to name a few.

Community Profile
Eau Claire, Wisconsin, the heart of West Central Wisconsin is located approximately 90 miles east of Minneapolis/St. Paul. Incorporated in 1872, the community has a diverse and expanding economic base in manufacturing, health care, information technologies, and retail trade. The Eau Claire area has exceptional schools and is home to some of the top public universities that provide baccalaureate degree programs, as well as three local universities that offer master and doctoral degree programs. Eau Claire has a world of things to offer, such as enjoying the outdoors, scenic bike trails, spending the day tubing near Phoenix Park, or shopping downtown. Eau Claire has a perfect mix of urban and rural life, and it 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 Jessica Jarman, Vice President at (800) 367-0433, extension 138 or

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