Pathwise Credit Union first opened its doors on April 2, 1938, offering savings and loan services to 29 amazing members. Over 80 years and nearly 11,000 members later, the credit union originally founded as the Auto Workers Credit Union (AWCU) continues to proudly support the financial needs of auto workers and their families as well as an expanding base of new members in Oshawa and beyond. Pathwise’s assets have grown to over $430 million, and the credit union employs 55 highly engaged staff between its two branches who are united in ensuring that all its members are on their path to financial success.
Fresh off its corporate rebranding, a new banking system and with a skilled and highly committed senior leadership team seeking to leverage the incredible population growth across the Durham Region, Pathwise is seeking its next Chief Executive Officer.
Reporting to Pathwise’s Board of Directors, as CEO you are responsible for the strategic leadership and management of the credit union. Your strong vision for the future will ensure that Pathwise’s senior leadership are establishing, implementing and overseeing the Credit Union’s long-range goals, strategies, plans, and policies while keeping Pathwise agile and ready for ongoing change and growth. As the public face of the credit union, you will maintain effective and productive relationships with Pathwise’s regulator, business community, fintech partners and within the credit union system.
As an ideal candidate, you are a trusted and forward-looking financial industry leader with at least 10 years of senior leadership experience and a proven record of making sound business decisions that have achieved efficiency, optimization, growth and change. Your outstanding interpersonal and relationship building skills are rooted in openness, transparency, and a willingness to explore creative solutions proactively and collaboratively. A dynamic leader who is passionate about community and member engagement, people value you for your integrity, authenticity and desire to innovate while driving a culture of performance and service excellence. You are an inspiring team leader who is naturally inclusive, passionate about coaching and mentorship, and who empowers staff. Pathwise will benefit significantly from your knowledge and demonstrable experience navigating the continuing impacts of new technology on staff and members. Your sound governance knowledge and previous experience reporting to, or serving on, a board of directors will be of great value, as will your previous experience working within unionized environments. You demonstrate a strong understanding of, and sensitivity to, cooperative values and principles, and can champion growth while remaining respectful of the culture and history that have made Pathwise the credit union it is today.
To apply for this exciting credit union leadership position, please visit: boyden.thriveapp.ly/job/1074. For more information, please contact Andrew Dumont and Cameron Morrison at firstname.lastname@example.org or 613-742-3219.