CHIEF LENDING OFFICER
Century Federal Credit Union
We are announcing an opening at Century Federal Credit Union (Century) for the Chief Lending Officer (CLO) role. The CLO provides a strategic vision for the credit union’s lending direction. The CLO ensures consistent achievement of loan growth targets, plus strategic and established objective goals, including risk analysis. The CLO holds accountability for the loan portfolio quality, profitability, and return. The CLO provides leadership and coaching to motivate and influence organizational culture.
The lending manager and collections manager report to the CLO and the CLO reports to the CEO. The CLO leads all lending activities for the credit union, ensuring compliance with credit union lending policy and assists in the development of lending policy and manages lending activity to meet credit union goals and objectives. The CLO collaborates with key leaders in developing a strategy for growth, including the active promotion of vision, service commitments, and advocacy at all levels.
Applicants must know about lending, marketing, operations, and collections. Financial industry experience is required; credit union experience is preferred. Candidates should demonstrate knowledge and the ability to navigate software relating to core systems, lending analytics, member relationship, collections, project management, and mortgage and origination servicing. Candidates must have excellent leadership skills and a strategic mindset. Prior supervisory experience is required. Candidates must know about monitoring an automated underwriting system, knowledge of mortgage secondary market underwriting requirements, and expertise in consumer loans, Visa, and small business underwriting.
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