Veridian Credit Union
Chief Operating Officer
Veridian Credit Union is looking for a knowledgeable executive to lead the credit union in the role of Chief Operating Officer. This position will be responsible for developing the strategic direction for the divisions of Lending, Marketing, and Branches at the credit union. The position provides leadership by articulating each division’s needs and plans to the Executive Team and the Board of Directors, as well as ensuring each department understands and works toward the credit union’s strategic plan and goals. A Bachelor’s degree is required, advanced degree preferred. A minimum of seven years of management experience within the credit union or retail banking industry is required.
Veridian Credit Union was originally founded in 1934 in Waterloo, Iowa as John Deere Employees Credit Union. Today, Veridian Credit Union is a modern, full-service financial institution offering a broad range of products and services to fit a variety of member preferences and lifestyles. The credit union partners with more than 311,000 members in their mission to create successful financial futures. Veridian operates 30 branches across Iowa and eastern Nebraska with nearly 1,000 employees and $6.9 billion in assets. The credit union has been named Iowa’s Best Credit Union by Forbes and one of the Best Credit Unions to Work For by American Banker. For more information, visit veridiancu.org.
Cedar Falls, Iowa, is located in the Cedar Valley area of Northeast Iowa. The area is home to one of three Iowa Board of Regents universities, a four-year private college, innovative public and private Pre-K and K-12 schools, and nationally recognized historic downtown districts. The area is also home to major employers including John Deere, Tyson Fresh Meats, and other major employers. Life in the Cedar Valley is enhanced by an extensive system of recreational trails and bicycle paths, more than 40 municipal and state parks, golf courses, a variety of museums, music, cultural festivals, and a state-of-the-art performing arts center. The Cedar Valley is within a day’s drive of all major Midwest markets, and only a 50-minute direct commercial flight to/from Chicago O’Hare. With so many amenities at your fingertips and the area’s low cost of living, Cedar Falls 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, Senior Vice President at (800) 367-0433 extension 133 or [email protected].