Vantage Credit Union
Chief Lending Officer
Vantage Credit Union is searching f or a talented Chief Lending Officer to join its executive team and
elevate the performance of the credit union’s lending operations. Reporting to the President/CEO, this
individual will lead the lending organization in achieving maximum profitability by delivering competitive
loan products and services to members. This successful candidate will implement and carry out growth
strategies in delivering lending products and services to members, while maintaining a sound loan
portfolio. Top priorities include, but are not limited to: ensuring efficiency and regulatory compliance in
all lending systems (origination, processing, underwriting, and closing), participating in the strategic
planning process, and utilizing suitable risk management strategies in product pricing and loan retention.
Bachelor’s degree in Business or equivalent experience in financial institutions is required. Minimum of
five to seven years in a senior management position, leading others within real estate or consumer lending
institutions is also required.
Vantage Credit Union originally started out as the Suburban Teachers Credit Union in 1957. Over the
years, the credit union has grown rapidly with membership expansions outside the immediate teaching
profession through merging with numerous smaller credit unions and changing their name to reflect a
more diverse membership. Today, Vantage has assets over $854 million and serves over 100,000
members with a full menu of financial services. The credit union has fourteen locations in eastern Missouri,
Madison, and St. Clair counties in Illinois to serve the City of St. Louis and 19 counties. As an active
member of the local community, Vantage Credit Union follows the credit union philosophy of People
Helping People. Vantage Credit Union is member-focused, plain and simple. Their member’s financial
success is their mission.
Bridgeton, MO is a suburb of Greater St. Louis and serves as the primary transport hub within St. Louis.
Portions of Lambert-St. Louis International Airport are within Bridgeton. Located in north St. Louis County
Missouri, Bridgeton is one of the oldest communities in the area. Bridgeton offers several recreational
facilities, historical sites, and a museum. The Bridgeton Municipal Athletic Complex, which has 66 acres
of land that provides athletic fields for softball, baseball, soccer, and courts for tennis and racquetball,
and the Bridgeton Berry Hill Golf Course, a public 9-hole golf course. The only Level II Trauma Center in
North St. Louis County, SSM DePaul Health Center, is located in Bridgeton. Just a short drive to St. Louis,
you can enjoy the many attractions that St. Louis has to offer. There are many attractions for people who
are interested in history, science, exploring the Botanical Gardens, or if you are a thrill seeker you can visit
Six Flags. There is plenty to do and enjoy for the whole 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.