DakCU Memorial Day Holiday Schedule
DakCU offices will be closed on Monday, May 30th in observance of Memorial Day. Originally known as Decoration Day, Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States honoring U.S. military personnel who have died while serving in the United States armed forces. Memorial Day is also considered the unofficial beginning of summer in the United States. Please have a safe and enjoyable holiday weekend.
DakCU Seeking Administrative Assistant
Due to the upcoming retirement of Deb Kruckenberg, the Dakota Credit Union Association (DakCU) is seeking a highly organized, detail orientated individual to join our dynamic team as an Administrative Assistant. This position is responsible for providing general administrative support primarily for our executive team and will support all staff as needed. Primary duties include managing our membership database including basic accounting, assisting with conference/meeting logistics, administrative support for our foundation, and assisting with our awards and recognition program, in addition to daily office routine duties.
The Administrative Assistant will work closely with all members of our team but will also function independently while handling projects and deadlines. As such, a self-motivated individual that enjoys a fast-paced environment will enjoy the opportunity to use their organization skills to keep staff and our office operating smoothly. To apply or to request more information, including required skills and experience, contact Karla Clark.
WyHy FCU Seeking Director Of Retail Operations
WyHy FCU is a Wyoming credit union with approximately $320 million in assets. With branches in Cheyenne, Casper and Green River, WY, their footprint spans the entire state of Wyoming. They are looking for the perfect individual to fill this newly created position and oversee the operation of three retail branches and their contact center. Compensation DOE and includes a generous benefits package. To apply no later than June 15, visit the hiring portal at Work@WyHy. For more information contact HR Director Dorothy Moen at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 307-638-4229.
Dakotaland FCU Seeking Market President in Watertown Branch
Dakotaland FCU is looking for a talented Market President to help us carry out their vision to always put the member first and be the preferred financial institution in their service area. As the Market President, you are responsible for developing a market-specific strategic business plan and leading its successful execution in support of overall strategic objectives. The person chosen for this position will also be responsible for leading and developing a diverse team, fostering a positive work environment, and ensuring member satisfaction in a fun and growing market. The successful candidate will be committed to the growth and success of the Watertown market by implementing strategies that increase awareness of Dakotaland FCU and our numerous product offerings. To apply visit https://www.dakotalandfcu.com/careers or email your resume to email@example.com. For additional information contact Emily Nowell at 605-353-8739.
1st Liberty FCU Seeking Comptroller
1st Liberty FCU is seeking a Comptroller located in their R.H. Scott branch office, just outside of the main gate of Malmstrom Air Force Base near Great Falls, MT. 1st Liberty is a full-service financial institution that offers a wide range of financial services. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: oversee, plan, organize, direct and supervise employees and the accounting department. Responsible for all financial budgeting, statements, forecasting, business planning, GL reconciliation, direct investment and management of the corporate portfolio, ALM Profitstar preparation, daily/monthly/annual reports, policy/procedure review, analyzing risk, as well as cost/benefits of products and services of the credit union. Prefer a CPA, BS/BA Degree in Accounting/Finance with five (or more) years of experience with general ledger, financial modeling scenarios, the ability to understand management’s business plan and assumptions regarding the range of possible future rate conditions. Apply here or contact Jamie Jacobs with any questions at HR@1stliberty.org or call 406-761-8300 Ext. 194.
Aspire CU Seeking Loan Officer
Aspire Credit Union in Minot, ND is looking for an energetic and service minded individual with an enthusiasm to learn while serving members. They are now hiring a full-time Real Estate Loan Officer. This person will be primarily responsible for answering residential Real Estate Loan questions and helping members with home purchases, home equity loans, refinances, and construction loans. Three years real estate lending experience including Desktop Underwriting Guidelines; must be able to obtain an NMLS number; and must be bondable. Aspire offers a competitive salary and benefit package. Submit resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Discover2022 Open for Pre-Registration
You are invited to pre-register and enjoy a full day of strategic insights with CUNA Mutual Group at the Discovery2022 virtual conference on August 11th. As always, admission is free, and the final agenda will be published soon. The conference platform is new, interactive, and offers great networking opportunities. Most importantly, the agenda will include sought-after topics such as: Economic and financial market outlook; Credit unions and cryptocurrencies; Financial wellness for your members; Overdraft programs and credit union best practices; and Creating a strong culture in remote environments.
America’s CU Museum – Credit Union Women Making History
America’s Credit Union Museum has announced the launch of a new “Credit Union Women Making History – Herstory” exhibit. Honoring the past, present and future of the incredible women making history in the credit union industry, Herstory will be an interactive exhibit showcasing inspiring stories never heard before. The new exhibit will premiere at the museum’s 20th Anniversary celebration in September 2022. In addition to a physical display at the museum, the exhibit will have an online presence that shares stories through virtual visits. Everyone is invited to nominate a CU Woman from the past, the present, or someone whose work today is contributing to the future of the movement. For more details, click here.
Brandi Stankovic Joins Dakotas Sister Society
Dakota credit union leaders are familiar with Brandi Stankovic, as she has been a featured speaker at several of DakCU’s events including the MonDak Roundtable! Now, she is joining the Dakotas Sister Society as special guest speaker on Thursday, June 16th at 2:00 p.m. CT. Her topic: Being a Kickass Professional Woman! Join us as we chat about being unapologetically a professional powerhouse! Register here – everyone is invited to join! Contact Nanci Wilson at University FCU with any questions.
Free Webinar Series for Small Credit Unions
There is a free webinar program for smaller credit unions from CUNA. In this series, you will be connected to business partners that are vetted and known to work well with smaller credit unions. Partnering with CUNA Strategic Services, the goal is to deliver direct to your offices presentations on services from small credit union-friendly vendors that can help you enhance your organizations and the services you offer members. Each month, two small credit union-friendly providers will present how their offerings can enhance your service to members. This free series takes place every second Thursday of the month now to December. Register for the series here.
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