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VP, System Operations Program Manager, Corporate Services

Forbright Bank
Chevy Chase, MD
  • Over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

COMPANY DESCRIPTION: Forbright Bank is a full-service bank, commercial lender, and asset manager headquartered in Chevy Chase, Maryland. Forbright is a banking and financing visionary leader in clean energy, healthcare, technology, financial services, real estate, and other industries with extraordinary service.

COMPANY CULTURE:  We are a dynamic, high energy, fun, and fast-paced organization that has an exciting growth trajectory, meaningful mission, and embedded responsible environmental, social, and governance (ESG) practices into our daily interactions.  We offer our team members a culture of collaboration, inclusion, flexibility, recognition, and giving back.  We look to hire individuals that are passionate about our mission, and who are motivated, customer and results-oriented, innovative, adaptable, and thoughtful.

COMPANY MISSION:  We are a values-driven institution with an uncommon commitment to decarbonization and sustainability. As the need to build a more sustainable, low-carbon economic system grows increasingly urgent, we are dedicating half of our assets to financing the companies, investors, and innovators driving that change. We are reimagining how a bank should operate in a changing world.

JOB SUMMARY:  The VP, System Operations Program Manager, Corporate Services is responsible for the continual process improvement of the suite of systems supporting the corporate services activities at Forbright Bank.


  • Lead and coordinate the continual process improvement of corporate services operations through collaboration with finance, risk, compliance, legal, administration and technical resources
  • Consult with stakeholders to solve complex business issues through in-depth evaluation of processes, systems and industry standards and recommend solutions
  • Influence and partner with other departments to ensure that they maintain their procedures and monitor for compliance as it relates to in scope systems
  • Manage operational risks by collaborating closely with technical resources to establish effective procedures
  • Manage third party relationships for key service providers used across the organization in accordance with Third Party Risk Management policies
  • Contribute to operational, tactical, and strategic planning in support of the overall business
  • Analyze business functionality and requirements to ensure the success of a system or software solution and assists with implementation and enhancement projects, collaborating closely with the project management office
  • Record activities within lending operations to be shared as appropriate with business lines, auditors and examiners


  • Bachelor’s degree, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 7+ years in program management, preferably in financial services
  • Strong project management skills in leading a variety of stakeholders
  • Knowledge of financial services best practices
  • Strong understanding of software integrations, system administration and controls
  • Highly organized and able to manage multiple priorities
  • Strong decision-making skills with the ability to analyze situations fully and accurately, collaborating as appropriate
  • Strong communication skills
  • Flexible and adaptive to a changing environment

ADDITIONAL DUTIES: For Forbright Bank to remain efficient and nimble as a growing organization, team members are expected to exhibit a high level of flexibility regarding any duties that may be situationally assigned outside of this job description.

-Comprehensive health, dental, and vision plans
-4 weeks PTO
-401k + company match
-Metro SmartTrip benefits ($50/mo)
-Remote or hybrid work schedules for most positions
-Bonuses for purchasing solar panels, electric vehicles, biking to work, etc.
-Paid subscriptions to Veterans Compost, Imperfect Foods and more!

Forbright Bank is committed to cultivating an environment that promotes diversity as a fundamental value. We welcome employees with a range of experiences, backgrounds, and perspectives.
Forbright Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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