Business Account Manager

Northern Savings Credit Union has an opening for a full time Business Account Manager for our Prince Rupert branch.

If you are passionate about improving people’s financial health and have experience with sales and service we’d like to hear from you.

The Business Account Manager is a key position in the branch providing business financial solutions and exemplary member service. This role is the primary point of contact to a portfolio of members whose basic business needs expand both the lending and investment spectrum. The Business Account Manager also demonstrates strong relationship management and business development skills in order to bring new business members to Northern Savings Credit Union.

The Business Account Manager is to demonstrate positive and professional leadership within the Credit Union and externally in the community. The Business Account Manager collaborates with the employees of Business Services to achieve their maximum potential and produce results in the best interest of the credit union while respecting and delivering the needs of members.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:

  • Completion of post-secondary education is required.
  • Completion of sales and service training required.
  • Completion of business credit lending program is preferred.

Experience:

  • Previous business lending experience required.
  • Previous retail lending experience preferred.
  • Previous financial services experience is required.

Skills:

  • Business acumen and understanding of demands of running a business.
  • Demonstrated sales and service skills.
  • Experience in research and negotiation is an asset.
  • Expert financial system knowledge and skills required.
  • Expert knowledge of business lending products and services required.
  • Ability to prioritize and organize work within time constraints
  • Ability to communicate and liaise professionally with all members, potential customers and co-workers while maintaining confidentiality.
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills.
  • Working knowledge, skills and experience in Microsoft Office.

Broker Specialist

Create your future with SASCU. We invite you to be part of a team where you can feel good about the work you do and the positive impact you will have in the communities we serve in the Shuswap. We believe in fostering a work environment that is the perfect blend of friendliness, support, and professionalism (not to mention fun)! Add in a competitive salary and benefits package, along with perks such as our employee incentive plan, reduced banking fees, and spectacular natural scenery, and you’ll see why SASCU is an award-winning employer.

 

The Broker Specialist is responsible for providing a high level of support to the broker channel at SASCU by thoroughly reviewing, analyzing, and effectively processing mortgage applications received from the broker community. This role is responsible for the proactive management of broker relationships, building business relationships, providing exceptional ongoing service, optimizing this area of service delivery.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Identify and pursue opportunities for profitable growth of the broker channel by developing and proactively managing broker relationships.
  • Review and analyze mortgage applications and makes clear recommendations for higher approval authority that align with guidelines, policies, and practices.
  • Establish and maintain broker program service level agreements and act as contact point for broker questions or inquiries.
  • Prepare commitment letters and ensure subjects are met.
  • Ensure all necessary documentation is prepared and collected with due diligence while reviewing third party documentation and following up with brokers as necessary.
  • Work collaboratively and be accessible for consultation, advice, and support for internal staff.
  • Perform administrative processes for the broker channel to ensure efficiency, service, and quality control is met.
  • Attend meetings with brokers, lawyers, notaries, and appraisers to showcase SASCU as a partner for their clients.
  • Uncover opportunities for referral to other business lines including retail, Commercial, Wealth, and Insurance.
  • Keep current on business information as it pertains to the position and the delivery of informed service and advice to members.

What you’ll bring:

  • Two years of post-secondary education or equivalent and 4 – 6 years in the financial services industry with a strong focus on residential mortgage lending.
  • Previous exposure to the mortgage broker industry and broker generated mortgages.
  • Advanced knowledge of residential mortgages and CMHC products and policies.
  • Advanced skills in the Microsoft Office suite of products, particularly Excel and Word.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide a high level of service to branch staff, brokers, lawyers, appraisers, etc. in order to achieve business results.
  • Ability to handle heavy volumes as they arise while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • High level of ownership, accountability, and initiative.
  • A commitment to continuous learning and professional development.
  • Ability to build healthy relationships at all levels within SASCU.

This position is full-time, Monday to Friday. It is an excellent opportunity for a community-minded individual to further their career within a successful and growing organization. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you! To apply, please email a résumé and cover letter to us at hr@sascu.com.

 

A bit about SASCU:

SASCU Financial Group offers a broad range of personal and business financial services through SASCU Credit Union and its three lines of business: SASCU Insurance, SASCU Wealth, and Commercial banking. SASCU Credit Union branches are in Sicamous and Sorrento, plus two in Salmon Arm. Established in 1946, SASCU has more than 19,000 members, 150 staff, and over $900 million in assets. Learn more at www.sascu.com

 

A note on COVID-19:

Additional safety precautions have been put in place to protect SASCU staff and the public. More details can be found here: sascu.com/covid-19-response. Further information will be provided later in the recruitment process.

 

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Manager Finance – Remote

Together, Let’s Do Great Things!

We’re the largest financial institution based on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, and we’ve got an opportunity for you. We need a Manager, Finance, so if you’re looking for a leadership opportunity and are passionate about accounting and finance operations, we want to hear from you!

Position Type:  Permanent

What’s the role?

As the Manager, Finance you are responsible for a variety of accounting functions including preparation of monthly financial statements, financial statement presentation and review, reports and reconciliations across all business lines. You will regularly evaluate and monitor accounting control functions and standards, and recommend changes to enhance the overall control environment within the Finance Department. As Manager, Finance you will assist the Senior Manager, Finance with year-end audit processes, working directly with the auditors to help complete the audits, and working closely with internal auditors to provide information when requested. You will also review and approve adjustments, entries and reconciliations processed by direct reports including accounts payable, accounts receivable and employee expense reports.

This opportunity offers the ability to work remotely from anywhere in British Columbia.

What are we looking for?

  • Completion of a Business Degree or Diploma with a specialization in Finance or Accounting.
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation.
  • Minimum seven years of progressive experience in accounting, auditing, budgeting, financial planning, treasury management, and/or financial analysis.
  • Minimum two years experience working in public practice would be considered an asset.
  • Minimum two years experience leading teams

Ideally, you are a flexible, collaborative team player with:

  • Working knowledge of FMS (Financial Management System) programs.
  • Demonstrated understanding of financial statement presentation, full cycle accounting and internal controls
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel including pivot tables, lookup functions, and data management
  • Knowledge regarding the development, review, and implementation of accounting policies and processes in areas of financial management to ensure compliance with GAAP, IFRS and any accounting changes.
  • Working knowledge of statutory reports with British Columbia Financial Services Authority (BCFSA)
  • Working knowledge of the Credit Union’s financial reporting systems and processes.
  • Experience with Regulatory Filings would be considered an asset.
  • Previous experience with financial institution, tax and/or insurance accounting is considered an asset.
  • Have a demonstrated ability to coach and motivate a team of representatives.

If you’re an approachable problem solver who embraces self-development and life-long learning, you’ll be a great fit with us.

What we offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • A comprehensive benefits package including MSP, dental, and extended healthcare
  • Employer paid RRSP benefit
  • Ongoing support for education and career development

Who are we?

Coastal Community has been in business over 70 years, and we’re proud of the things that make us who we are:

  • We’re 100% member-owned and locally-based—all of Coastal Community’s operations, Board of Directors and employees are based on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, with all decisions made locally.
  • We’re a growing organization with over 2.5 billion in Credit Union assets, serving over 100,000 members and clients through our 24 branches, 16 insurance offices and 4 business centres.
  • We believe in making meaningful contributions to the communities we call home, and in the last five years alone, we’ve contributed $2.5 million to community partners across our islands.

If you join us you’ll work hard, but have a lot of fun along the way. We offer a generous compensation package and a great work/life balance because we want you to spend your career here. Many people do!

**Posting Deadline: Please submit your application by 11:59 PM PST, April 6, 2021**

Solutions Delivery Manager – Remote

Together, Let’s Do Great Things!

We’re the largest financial institution based on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, and we’ve got an opportunity for you. We are looking for a Solutions Delivery Manager, so you’re passionate about managing the implementations and delivery experience of significant IT initiatives and have knowledge and experience performing strategic business analyses, we’d like to hear from you!

What’s the role?

As a Solutions Delivery Manager, you will develop and manage the implementation and delivery experience of significant IT initiatives and solutions that will impact the organization. The position works closely with the internal IT team, various external vendors and the internal stakeholders (clients) to ensure the delivery of the solution to the end-users achieve a high level of satisfaction with regards to the operational, tactical and strategic service delivery. As Solutions Delivery Manager, you are also responsible for performing strategic business analyses for the organization in support of corporate goals and objectives and influences external software providers to develop products that meet Coastal’s objectives.

This opportunity offers the ability to work remotely from anywhere in British Columbia.

Your duties will include:

  • Manages and executes the planning and implementation process for the delivery of channels, software and applications.
  • Designing and delivering integrated solutions and tools that support the delivery channels in providing an enhanced member-client experience and portfolio growth.
  • Develops and executes the communication and stakeholder engagement strategies and plans for technology, processes or improvements
  • Identifies documents and recommends opportunities for improvement in requirement definition, technical specification, procedures documentation and production change methodologies.
  • Identifies information procedures and decision flows, as well as reorganizes new processes and work flows in the business processes.
  • Provides advice, develops and integrates processes and information models between processes to eliminate redundancies.
  • Provides support to departmental staff and clients on system and technical features and processes as required.

What are we looking for?

  • A degree in Business Administration or relevant post-secondary education or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Comprehensive working knowledge of banking business and technical systems and processes sufficient to perform comprehensive analysis and make recommendations
  • Knowledge of business concepts and requirements that apply to a financial institution
  • Knowledge and understanding of banking and insurance operations, user procedures and workflows

Ideally, you are a flexible, collaborative team player with:

  • Two (2) years of experience in business systems analysis and implementation, technology troubleshooting,
  • Proven experience in overseeing the design, development, and implementation of software solutions, systems, or products
  • Proven experience in document management and retention
  • Comprehensive working knowledge of banking business and technical systems and processes sufficient to perform comprehensive analysis and make recommendations

If you’re an approachable problem solver who embraces self-development and life-long learning, you’ll be a great fit with us.

What we offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • A comprehensive benefits package including MSP, dental, and extended healthcare
  • Employer paid RRSP benefit
  • Ongoing support for education and career development

Who are we?

Coastal Community has been in business over 70 years, and we’re proud of the things that make us who we are:

  • We’re 100% member-owned and locally-based—all of Coastal Community’s operations, Board of Directors and employees are based on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, with all decisions made locally.
  • We’re a growing organization with over 2.5 billion in Credit Union assets, serving over 100,000 members and clients through our 24 branches, 16 insurance offices and 4 business centres.
  • We believe in making meaningful contributions to the communities we call home, and in the last five years alone, we’ve contributed $2.5 million to community partners across our islands.

If you join us you’ll work hard, but have a lot of fun along the way. We offer a generous compensation package and a great work/life balance because we want you to spend your career here. Many people do!

System Support Technician

Bulkley Valley Credit Union, serving over 14,000 members from Hazelton to Burns Lake, prides itself on employing empowered staff committed to delivering high quality personalized service.

We are currently recruiting a Full Time System Support Technician. If you want to join a dynamic group dedicated to cooperative values and member service, this is the right career move for you. You will report to the Manager, Information Systems and, as a member of the IT department, you will be responsible for providing day to day technical support by troubleshooting problems related to computer hardware, software and ancillary equipment; and coordinating delivery installation and setup of terminals to the staff of Bulkley Valley Credit Union and its subsidiaries. You will also assist with the administration of the BVCU LAN/WAN infrastructure.

The successful candidate will have a range of current technical certificates, including Microsoft certifications, and/or a minimum of three to five years of related work experience. The individual should also have, or be working towards, A+ and/or Network+ certifications. The individual should have the ability to apply advanced knowledge in troubleshooting Microsoft operating systems, office productivity software (MS Office), and other associated computer software. A combination of education and work experience deemed appropriate to handle the assigned duties may also be considered. Due to the complex nature of IT environments, excellent communication skills (written, verbal, and interpersonal) are required in order to interact with staff of various knowledge levels.

As this position involves travel to all branches of the Bulkley Valley Credit Union, a valid BC Driver’s License with an available vehicle for use is required.

Qualified applicants can submit a current resume and cover letter in confidence by Friday, April 9th 2021 to:

Joseph Meyers, Manager Information Systems

jmeyers@bvcu.com

Bulkley Valley Credit Union

PO Box 3637 Smithers BC V0J 2N0

Fax:  (250) 847-3012

Please submit your resume and cover letter via PDF or MS Word attachment. Links to online resumes will be deleted without review.

Bulkley Valley Credit Union encourages all qualified persons to apply. However, only those who are being considered for an interview will be contacted.

Advisor

Create your future with SASCU. We invite you to be part of a team where you can feel good about the work you do and the positive impact you will have in the communities we serve in the Shuswap. We believe in fostering a work environment that is the perfect blend of friendliness, support, and professionalism (not to mention fun)! Add in a competitive salary and benefits package, along with perks such as our employee incentive plan, reduced banking fees, and spectacular natural scenery, and you’ll see why SASCU is an award-winning employer.

As an Advisor at our Sicamous Branch, you will build deep relationships with members, first by seeking to understand what is important to them, and then by providing customized, advice-driven solutions that will guide them on their financial journey as it relates to their overall financial picture.

 

What you’ll do:

  • Advise members on a full range of deposit and investment products and services (including new accounts, cards, term deposits, and registered products) for an assigned portfolio.
  • Advise members on personal and small business lending products and services (including mortgages, personal loans, lines of credit, MasterCard application and associated insurance products).
  • Interview loan applicants, analyze their finances, and make recommendations.
  • Service and manage estate accounts within an assigned portfolio.
  • Undertake assigned administrative duties including regular and ad hoc reporting, audits, and preparing routing correspondence.
  • Perform front line duties as required.
  • Take personal responsibility for delivery of the SASCU Member Experience and contribute to the team creation of a warm and welcoming environment.

 

What you’ll bring:

  • One year of post-secondary education or equivalent, plus 2-4 years financial services experience with demonstrated sales skills.
  • A solid understanding of financial services policies and procedures, and branch and specialist roles is an asset.

 

You’re perfect for this role if you:

  • Have demonstrated sales skills – promoting and selling financial products and services
  • Have strong organizational and time management skills
  • Are an excellent communicator with strong interpersonal skills
  • Possess a high level of ownership, accountability, and initiative
  • Are committed to continuous learning and self-development

 

This position is full-time, Tuesday to Saturday. It is an excellent opportunity for a community-minded individual to further their career within a successful and growing organization. If this sounds like you, let us know! To apply, please email a résumé to us at hr@sascu.com.

 

A bit about SASCU:

SASCU Financial Group offers a broad range of personal and business financial services through SASCU Credit Union and its three lines of business: SASCU Insurance, SASCU Wealth, and Commercial banking. SASCU Credit Union branches are in Sicamous and Sorrento, plus two in Salmon Arm. Established in 1946, SASCU has more than 19,000 members, 150 staff, and over $900 million in assets. Learn more at www.sascu.com

 

A note on COVID-19:

Additional safety precautions have been put in place to protect SASCU staff and the public. More details can be found here: sascu.com/covid-19-response. Further information will be provided later in the recruitment process.

 

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Growth Marketer

Would you like to earn above average pay, maintain a strong work life balance, a flexible schedule and have the security of a career-path supported by your organization? We offer that and so much more.

THE COMPANY – Our purpose is to redefine banking by helping Canadians simplify their lives and reach their financial goals by reinvesting profits into our members, communities and our people. Now That’s Responsible Banking!

Innovation Credit Union has a bold ambition – to be the most digital, member-centric organization in our industry. We are on a journey to modernize our marketing with investments in new platforms like Adobe Experience Manager and a shift to agile ways of working.

How does one do this? Glad you asked!

THE POSITION:  The role of Growth Marketer is an exciting opportunity to help define acquisition, cross sell and engagement strategies that will accelerate growth and support in deepening our relationships with our members. In this role you will be responsible for developing new member acquisition and cross sell plans, identifying optimization opportunities and leading cross sell and engagement programs. All member strategies will be designed to support the broader Innovation Credit Union business strategies, and ensure roadmaps, plans and initiatives are developed and executed in compliance with governing regulations, internal policies, and procedures. This position reports to the Vice-President of Integrated Marketing and Data Analytics.

Visit the CAREERS page or our website to learn more about this position and to apply.  www.innovationcu.ca  Only those applications received through our job board will be considered.

Vice President, Risk & Finance

Stabilization Central Credit Union (SCCU) is a proactive agency that has been supporting and strengthening BC credit unions facing regulatory difficulties since 1989. It works in partnership with credit unions providing proactive, customized solutions and valuable tools to strengthen their business practices with a focus on stability and sound financial and risk management. SCCU provides proven leadership and direction to member credit unions via its service offerings of Governance, Regulatory Compliance, Risk Management, and Strategic Planning, to ensure a healthy, self-sustaining credit union system.

The Vice President, Risk & Finance (VP) works closely with the CEO and the board of directors to define, deliver, and improve SCCU services that enhance member credit union sustainability, regulatory compliance in governance and risk management, as well as supporting overall growth. The VP develops relationships and builds trust across the industry, ultimately becoming a key partner of member credit union boards and senior leaders. Travelling throughout the province when required, the VP provides effective relationship management in addition to consistent and impactful program delivery.

The individual will analyze economic, business, and financial conditions and their impact on individual and industry-wide credit union operations. They will then identify opportunities to proactively enhance member credit union performance or to mitigate losses through SCCU’s comprehensive suite of services including the Master Bond Program. This support will encompass providing guidance and direction in the application of policies, standards, best practices, and business continuity plans for member organizations as well as SCCU itself.

The ideal candidate is a highly successful and confident professional who brings a strong understanding and application of risk mitigation and financial management for effective and efficient business operations. Possessing multiple years of broad financial senior leadership experience, plus a post-secondary degree in a business or risk management-related field, the successful candidate will demonstrate a proven ability to forge productive partnerships and to create and contribute to a positive and enthusiastic work environment. A detailed understanding of enterprise risk management and an ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of partner groups, including the regulator and the credit unions SCCU works with, will be key to this individual’s success.

If this is the next step in your professional career, please visit our website and submit your application to Shaun Carpenter and Matthew Bell at www.pfmsearch.com.

Manager, Facilities & Procurement

Interior Savings is a locally-based financial institution serving the Interior Region of British Columbia; we are one of the largest credit unions in the province. Our customers are our members, our members are our owners, and our success begins and ends with you.  Our Way Forward is to make a positive difference in people’s lives and enrich each member’s life journey while keeping the human touch in a digital world. Interior Savings takes pride in the fact that we operate in a socially responsible manner and are highly visible supporters of the communities we serve. That’s local money for local good.

If you would like to be part of a team that makes a positive difference in people’s lives, check out this great opportunity.

We are seeking a Full Time Manager, Facilities & Procurement in our Kelowna Corporate office. The Manager, Facilities & Procurement supports Interior Savings’ vision of sales & service excellence by effectively managing all corporate properties, premises, maintenance and equipment.

Through strong time-management and organizational skills, including the planning and managing of large and complex projects you will oversee the maintenance of Credit Union premises, as well as associated equipment and furnishings.

With personal strengths in negotiation, communication, initiative and project leadership you will negotiate and maintain leases for rented premises, negotiate and monitor all construction contracts for renovations and new premises, negotiate the purchase of new furnishings and equipment and negotiate and maintain contracts for services.

Your attention to detail and accuracy combined with your strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills assists you to manage corporate compliance issues including Occupational Health & Safety issues related to physical structure and equipment. You will also prepare appropriate sections of, and adhere to, the annual capital and operational budgets. You may also be tasked with other duties, as required.

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree, or Diploma requiring 3-4 years of full-time study in the buildings or facility management field.
  • Experience/Knowledge
    • 7-9 years of job-related experience, preferably in a financial sales & service environment.
    • Certified Facility Manager Designation an asset.
    • Comprehensive knowledge of leases and construction contracts.
    • Strong understanding of general building construction and design as it relates to branch operations.

Additional Requirements

  • This position requires the incumbent to travel throughout both regions therefore a reliable vehicle and valid driver’s license are requirements.
  • “For more information or to apply for this position please visit our website: www.interiorsavings.com”
  • We thank all applicants for their interest and will contact short-listed candidates only.
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