Careers at South Metro

South Metro Federal Credit Union, a successful member focused credit union in the south metro area has expanded and we now have locations in Prior Lake and Shakopee.

If you want to join a growing organization and a winning team with a strong mission and a collaborative, supportive work environment, please indicate the position and submit your résumé in confidence to us at Careers@Southmet.com.

Current Openings:
President / Chief Executive Office
Mortgage and Consumer Lending Support Specialist
MSR, Full-Time

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President / Chief Executive Officer

South Metro Federal Credit Union, a fast growing, successful credit union in the south metro area is seeking an experienced CEO.

Reporting to the Board of Directors, the President is responsible for planning, directing, and controlling all credit union activities in accordance with the credit union plans, policies, directives, and activities as established by the BOD. Responsible for ensuring financial stability and member satisfaction commensurate with the best interest of the members, the employees, and the credit union. Providing strategic direction, vision, leadership and management in all functional areas.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Lead and coordinate all activities which include the Board of Directors and Executive Committee meetings.
  • Responsible for all areas of oversight and development of the Leadership team and committees.
  • Responsible for the administration, Governance and Policies of the credit union to ensure that they are in compliance with the various laws and regulations and operating in an ethical and financially responsible manner.
  • Develop, implement, and manage the strategic plans in relation to the overall goals and mission of the credit union.
  • Develop, implement, and manage the investigation into and implementation of any mergers or acquisitions.
  • Develop, implement, and manage the Integration Plans associated with each merger or acquisition.
  • Review the credit union security and loss control policies and procedures to ensure compliance with all related laws and regulations applicable to the credit union.
  • Recommend policy changes to the leadership team and/or the Board of Directors that will facilitate the credit union’s risk management program, safeguard the assets of the credit union, and reflect current regulations.
  • Update and disseminate information regarding laws and regulations.
  • Communicate with governmental and law enforcement agencies regarding laws and regulations.
  • Responsible for all aspects of the credit union’s Disaster Recovery Program.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s Degree preferred) in Business Administration, Finance, or an equivalent field plus 7 years of progressive management experience and 5 years at the executive level required, with credit union industry preferred or 10 years executive level experience in lieu of a degree.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a team of employees and build a positive employee culture rooted in outstanding member service.
  • Thorough knowledge of credit union loan products and applicable policies and standards.
  • Demonstrated experience presenting and working with Executive Management, Board of Directors, and Regulators.
  • Thorough understanding of credit union compliance and risk management.
  • Proven track record of setting and meeting strategic goals.
  • High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results orientation.
  • Demonstrated analytical and quantitative skills, including effective data analysis, investigative problem-solving skills and the ability to make sound decisions about compliance risks and recommend the appropriate corrective action.
  • Experience with policy writing and development, participation, or management/knowledge of exam process, ability to consult and monitor with key stakeholders to ensure compliance objectives are met.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills. Able to communicate ideas and information based on the needs of the audience.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel).

If you want to join a growing organization and a winning team with a strong mission and a collaborative, supportive work environment, please indicate the position and submit your résumé in confidence to us at Careers@Southmet.com.

SMFCU offers a competitive wage & benefit package including a 401(k) savings plan.

South Metro Federal Credit Union is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Mortgage and Consumer Lending Support Specialist

South Metro Federal Credit Union, a fast growing, successful credit union in the south metro area is seeking an experienced Mortgage and Consumer Lending Support Specialist.

This individual will be responsible for supporting our mortgage and consumer lending groups by conducting post-closing and processing responsibilities for the mortgage and consumer loans.

Additional responsibilities will include ensuring that mortgage and consumer loan policies, procedures, services, products, and documentation meet federal and state regulations and are adhered to.

Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree in business or accounting plus 2 years of mortgage and consumer processing or post-closing experience, or 3-5 years of consumer and mortgage processing or post-closing experience in lieu of degree.
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast-paced, demanding environment with conflicting and changing priorities; flexible schedule in working late evenings/early mornings on occasion.
  • Detailed understanding of mortgage and consumer lending underwriting and processing requirements and procedures.
  • Detail oriented with the ability to meet deadlines and simultaneously manage multiple client files.
  • Proficient in building, maintaining and supporting positive client and team member relationships.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Possess strong problem solving skills.
  • Proficient PC Skills – MSWord/Excel.

If you want to join a growing organization and a winning team with a strong mission and a collaborative, supportive work environment, please indicate the position and submit your résumé in confidence to us at Careers@Southmet.com.

SMFCU offers a competitive wage & benefit package including a 401(k) savings plan.

South Metro Federal Credit Union is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Member Service Representative – Full-time

South Metro Federal Credit Union, a fast growing, successful credit union in the south metro area is seeking an experienced Member Service Representative to join our team.

As a valued colleague of SMFCU, you play a critical role in delivering an exceptional Member experience during every interaction. This unique position requires an individual who has a strong commitment to consultative Member service, in an environment where growth is occurring in all business lines.

A partial list of responsibilities includes:

  • Acting as a point of first impression for SMFCU, this individual must possess and deliver a commitment to Member service, satisfaction and loyalty.
  • Engaging and building strong relationships with new and existing Members to effectively identify and make recommendations to solve their financial needs: including, but not limited to, new products, services and technology based solutions.
  • Accurately processing transactions related to teller services.
  • Making referrals to other departments within the Credit Union as appropriate, such as consumer lending, mortgage lending and business lending.
  • Operating in full compliance with internal policies and procedures, as well as applicable regulations and laws.

If you want to join a growing organization and a winning team with a strong mission and a collaborative, supportive work environment, please indicate the position and submit your résumé in confidence to us at Careers@Southmet.com.

SMFCU offers a competitive wage & benefit package including a 401(k) savings plan.

South Metro Federal Credit Union is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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