Financial Specialist

Prairie Centre Credit Union, Saskatchewan’s largest rural-based credit union, currently has a permanent full-time Financial Specialist opportunity available. The successful candidate will be a proactive, self-motivated individual who will provide exceptional service to our members within the region consisting of the Elbow, Loreburn, and Outlook branches. Reporting to the Manager Financial Specialists, the Financial Specialist will have a strong aptitude for relationship-building and will deliver expert advice to both current and prospective members to assist them in meeting their financial objectives.

Responsibilities:

  • Build value-based relationships with colleagues and members
  • Provide solutions that support the financial wellbeing of members, through the delivery of deposit, investment, and loan products, including specializing in the function of investment planning
  • Promote, sell, and manage the mutual fund and term deposit book of business for the region, and ensure that growth targets are achieved
  • Collaborate with the regional team to develop creative and innovative approaches to achieving results
  • Develop and implement business development, growth, and community engagement strategies

Qualifications:

  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP) or Personal Financial Planning (PFP) designation, or willingness to obtain
  • Mutual Fund License including Labour Sponsored Funds, or willingness to obtain
  • Industry experience preferred, with a demonstrated ability to gather assets
  • Sales-oriented background with a strong understanding of the sales process and business development

Prairie Centre Credit Union provides employees with the opportunity for personal and professional growth within an environment that promotes continuous learning. We offer a competitive compensation package, excellent employee benefits, and a matched superannuation plan.

For additional information on this opportunity, please contact Tammy Pregizer Legge, Manager Financial Specialists, at 306-882-5588. To apply, please submit an electronic copy of your cover letter and resume on or before April 19, 2021 to: careers@pccu.ca.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.

Mobile Financial Specialist

Prairie Centre Credit Union, Saskatchewan’s largest rural-based credit union, currently has a permanent full-time Mobile Financial Specialist opportunity available. The successful candidate will be a proactive, self-motivated individual who will provide exceptional support to the team of Financial Specialists within PCCU.  Reporting to the Manager Financial Specialists, the Mobile FS will have a strong aptitude for relationship-building and will deliver expert advice and mentorship to staff and internal teams, as well as current and prospective members to achieve overall growth.

Responsibilities:

  • Play a key support role to fellow Financial Specialists, providing training, mentorship, and coverage across PCCU
  • Mentor and guide new staff in achieving their goals and acquiring the knowledge required to confidently offer PCCU products and services
  • Build value-based relationships with internal teams and members, providing feedback and appropriate recommendations that maximize efficiencies to ensure an exceptional member experience
  • Pro-actively work to retain and expand existing member relationships while pursuing new sources of business
  • Collaborate with the regional teams to develop creative and innovative approaches to achieving results
  • Develop and implement business development, growth, and community engagement strategies
  • Regular travel across PCCU trading area will be required

Qualifications:

  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP) or Personal Financial Planning (PFP) designation
  • Active Mutual Fund License including Labour Sponsored Funds
  • Industry experience required, with demonstrated ability to gather assets
  • Advanced member service and sales skills with a strong understanding of the sales process and business development

Prairie Centre Credit Union provides employees with the opportunity for personal and professional growth within an environment that promotes continuous learning. We offer a competitive compensation package, excellent employee benefits, and a matched superannuation plan.

For additional information on this opportunity, please contact Tammy Pregizer Legge, Manager Financial Specialists, at 306-882-5588. To apply, please submit an electronic copy of your cover letter and resume on or before April 19, 2021 to: careers@pccu.ca.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.

 

Financial Specialist

Prairie Centre Credit Union, Saskatchewan’s largest rural-based credit union, currently has a permanent full-time Financial Specialist opportunity available. The successful candidate will be a proactive, self-motivated individual who will provide exceptional service to our members within the region consisting of the Beechy and Dinsmore branches. Reporting to the Manager Financial Specialists, the Financial Specialist will have a strong aptitude for relationship-building and will deliver expert advice to both current and prospective members to assist them in meeting their financial objectives.

Responsibilities:

  • Build value-based relationships with colleagues and members
  • Provide solutions that support the financial wellbeing of members, through the delivery of deposit, investment, and loan products, including specializing in the function of investment planning
  • Promote, sell, and manage the mutual fund and term deposit book of business for the region, and ensure that growth targets are achieved
  • Collaborate with the regional team to develop creative and innovative approaches to achieving results
  • Develop and implement business development, growth, and community engagement strategies

Qualifications:

  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP) or Personal Financial Planning (PFP) designation, or willingness to obtain
  • Mutual Fund License including Labour Sponsored Funds, or willingness to obtain
  • Industry experience preferred, with a demonstrated ability to gather assets
  • Sales-oriented background with a strong understanding of the sales process and business development

Prairie Centre Credit Union provides employees with the opportunity for personal and professional growth within an environment that promotes continuous learning. We offer a competitive compensation package, excellent employee benefits, and a matched superannuation plan.

For additional information on this opportunity, please contact Tammy Pregizer Legge, Manager Financial Specialists, at 306-882-5588. To apply, please submit an electronic copy of your cover letter and resume on or before April 19, 2021 to: careers@pccu.ca.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.

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.

Financial Analyst

Do you strive to be part of a team that is working to strengthen the financial knowledge of our organization in the areas of Finance and Risk by providing business intelligence that will support the decision-making process to solve business problems? Do you love analyzing and interpreting data and numbers and thrive in a team environment that provides accurate high-level information and translates that information into plain English? Do you know your individual contributions and communication skills make a difference and do you love removing complexity and frustration from people’s lives? We’re seeking a motivated individual who has an energetic and exciting approach to life, that works independently, as well as part of a team, and demonstrates these qualities:

• A mature approach to Problem Solving by digging deeper and considering broader implications

• Analytical skills to dissect business data to identify trends, problems and win-win solutions

• Ability to move projects along with a sense of urgency

• Sense of responsibility in upholding confidentiality and protecting the company assets

• A service attitude that guides interactions within and outside the organization

Crossroads Credit Union was founded on understanding the real needs of our member-owners, this has been at our core, so our purpose and our value proposition have been developed based on our member-owners voice. Our members are the center and their needs drive everything we do. We want to help our members make decisions at each of their personal and financial “CROSSROADS” and help them chapter by chapter.

Some of the key responsibility areas are to assist in the identification of areas of concern and seek opportunities to maximize return while maintaining acceptable levels of risk; ensure compliance with all regulations, bylaws, accounting standards, policies and procedures. This position is responsible for financial analysis that supports the financial reporting, business projections and budgeting processes for the credit union.

This position will be located in our Head Office in Canora. Not everyone can be a Financial Analyst. To be considered for this role, we are looking for someone with:

Experience: At least 4 years in a similar role with comparable goals and responsibilities (a financial services background preferred)

Education: Post-secondary education in finance, accounting and/or information technology or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Completion of or enrolment in a professional accounting designation (CPA) or Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) is preferred. A demonstrated on-going commitment to life-long learning.

Skills: You must be self-motivated, self-directed, take initiative and be a team player by displaying a positive attitude and lead by example. Must be inquisitive and passionate as well as have the ability to exercise tact, discretion, and good judgment with confidential and sensitive information.

Does it sound like we are describing you? If you’re not already with us in Crossroads Country, then you need to join us! To us Crossroads Country is not just a place, its a feeling. A close-knit community of people, regardless of physical location, who through all seasons are united by prairie values. It’s about grassroots, home towns, and cooperation. This feeling of belonging to a family that is always willing to lend a helping hand is part of what makes Crossroads a direction worth choosing.

At Crossroads Credit Union, we ask a lot of our employees, which is why we give so much in return. In addition to your competitive salary, medical/dental/vision plan, and one of the best matching pension plans, we’ll provide you with perks, including:

▪ Vacation that increases beyond legislated requirements

▪ Wellness program

▪ Work / Life Balance

▪ Flex Time ▪ Sick Leave – Duty of Care

▪ Volunteer Time ▪ Training & development

▪ Education Day / Paid Education

▪ Credit unions perks / free accounts

▪ Service awards and recognition

▪ Crossroads Clothing

▪ Annual bonus based on your results

Please don’t delay in submitting your resume to Human Resources. We will begin reviewing submissions immediately and continue until we find the right hire. Our employees are very important to us; our staff work hard, and we are committed to making first-rate hires (just like them).

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.

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.

Assistant Branch Manager

Company: Sunshine Coast Credit Union

Job Type: Full Time

 

ASSISTANT BRANCH MANAGER  

Calling all Member Centric Leaders!

We have an exciting opportunity for someone to work closely with our membership and branch team, by offering exceptional business development and coaching to our advisory employees growing advisor ability to offer sound advice, provide financial solutions and build long-term relationships.

 

We offer a highly-competitive wage, career progression, ongoing learning and development, and an impact on our local community.  Join us on the beautiful Sunshine Coast and get the best of both worlds – a relaxing lifestyle filled with recreational activities including boating, hiking, and much more, while only a short 40-minute ferry trip from Vancouver.

 

What You’ll Do

The Assistant Branch Manager (ABM) contributes to enriching member’s lives by championing advisory service and focusing on a high level of member satisfaction in conjunction with increasing community connections, business networks and overall branch performance. This role provides proactive advisory service and financial solutions to members within the branch environment. This position supports branch leadership in managing the daily operational and administrative requirements of the branch including managing staffing needs and providing supervision and coaching to assigned staff. This position acts as a change agent to support and implement business initiatives in the workplace. The ABM is responsible for in- branch training, motivation, sales and service, as well as guidance of staff to ensure the delivery of proactive, quality service to members. This position identifies marketing opportunities, builds community relationships and executes plans to achieve results while remaining aware of the competitive and economic climate and providing input into pricing, products and branch planning.

 

What Does the Ideal Candidate Bring?

In addition to formal post-secondary education and financial industry experience, we are looking for an individual who would like to continue their Advisory Services career. Someone who has superior communication and coaching ability, time management, prioritizing skills and is self-motivated to build and grow the membership of the credit union. The successful incumbent will be adept at problem solving, decision making, establishing strong working relationships, and demonstrating excellent sales and communication skills.

 

About Sunshine Coast Credit Union (SCCU)

For 80 years, Sunshine Coast Credit Union and their members have been helping build a healthy, strong, vibrant Coast community. We are a full-service financial institution with assets exceeding $700 million, serving 17,000 plus members in three growing coastal communities in British Columbia. Sunshine Coast Credit Union is committed to enriching the financial well-being of our members and our community.

How to Apply
If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit a current resume and cover letter in confidence to:  yourfuture@sunshineccu.net.  The posting is open until filled.

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

Loans Manager / Loans Officer

 

Are you ready for the next step of your career? Do you have the desire to help members and staff succeed personally and financially? Do you have a lending background? Luseland Credit Union is seeking a motivated leader to join our lending team either as a Loans Manager or Loans Officer (position based on qualifications).

THE POSITION – Loans Manager

Reporting to the General Manager, the Loans Manager will:

  • Collaborate in the development of corporate strategies, policies and risk management plans;
  • Manage, monitor and grow the credit union’s loan portfolio, proactively working to retain and expand member relationships;
  • Ensure that all lending activities are in compliance with relevant legislation and regulations;
  • Provide coaching, inspiration and leadership to a high performance team delivering quality member service and duty of care;
  • Provide lending services to current and potential members including recognizing their needs in order to promote and cross-sell LCU products;
  • Promote Luseland Credit Union and maintain active involvement in the community

QUALIFICATIONS

This position requires:

  • 5+ years of lending experience within the industry
  • Background in Finance (B. Comm or equivalent is preferred)
  • Knowledge and experience in resolving complex lending issues related to serving agricultural and/or commercial members
  • Experience working with banking applications
  • Management experience would be considered an asset
  • The incumbent will also have a thorough understanding of the credit union system including operations, principles and values
  • Flexibility within requirements may be provided to the right candidate

THE POSITION – Loans Officer

Reporting to the General Manager, the Loans Officer will:

  • Provide lending services to current members and potential members and administer and control an assigned portion of the loans portfolio;
  • Recognize member needs and promote and cross-sell credit union lending and deposit services; and
  • Ensure all loan activities comply with relevant legislation, regulations, policies and procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS

This position requires:

  • Attention to detail
  • Strong leadership and communication skills;
  • Working knowledge of credit union products and services;
  • Desire and ability to be a team leader
  • One-year of post-secondary training plus four to five years of job related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience; or two to four years of relevant post-secondary training.

COMPENSATION

Salary will be negotiated based on education and experience. Luseland Credit Union offers a fully paid benefits package, including 7.5% pension matching, variable pay structure, and an employee loan/deposit program.

ABOUT OUR CREDIT UNION

Luseland Credit Union has been a proud leader in the community for more than 50 years. Every year we provide support to various local projects and organizations in the form of volunteer time and donations.

From a single office, we serve a membership of more than 1640 and manage assets over $151 million with a loan portfolio of over $100 million. We position ourselves as fast followers and offer most of the same digital banking products as the large institutions, but with a greater focus on service. We opened our new building in late 2017 and it has allowed us to continue to grow our business and positioned LCU well to serve our membership long into the future.

Luseland Credit Union is growth and team-focused. We are committed to providing exceptional customer service and to being accountable to every member we serve.

If your goals and experience match our requirements, we invite you to submit your application by Friday, April 9, 2021.

Adam Franko, General Manager
Luseland Credit Union

PO Box 518
Luseland SK S0L 2A0
F: 306-372-4446
E: adam.franko@luselandcu.com

 

Financial Services Officer/Representative (Member Services and/or Lending Departments) Open to Full Time or Part-Time

The role supports the corporate vision of sales & service excellence by providing a high level of member service, administrative data entry, balancing of accounting support tasks. Fosters business development through service excellence and product knowledge; act as point of first contact for members.

Member Service Representative

Sells and processes member banking needs (deposits and withdrawals, front line transactions); open/close personal accounts. Recognizes member needs and promote lending & deposit services and refer more complex requests to respective staff professionals.

Sells and prepares documentation for Registered products, Term Deposits and other investment products not requiring a mutual funds license.

Daily balancing of transactions- outgoing cheques, transactions, and cash.

Lending Administration (Optional) 

Complete and process required documentation for credit related products- consumer loans, lines of credit, and residential mortgages.

Provide support to lending function by: disbursing loan proceeds, posting loan-related transactions, auditing loan input & documents, making member appointments, administering the overdraft reports, extracting and providing loan-related information to members, processing and recording loan payments and changes to member files, calculating and preparing mortgage and personal loan pay-outs,

Assist with the Loans Department with lending and wealth functions by preparing letters, other documentation and making follow up calls on behalf of lenders and the Manager, Lending & Wealth.

Liaise with title insurance company; complete monthly reconciliation and remittance of creditor insurance; liaise with notaries and solicitors regarding mortgage funding and discharges.

Provide credit information about members to authorized organizations; obtain credit information on applicants through credit bureau searches.

Search liens; lodge, renew and discharge registrations of collateral; complete property tax searches.

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