Christian Credit Union

An Executive Search conducted by Nelson/Kraft on behalf of Christian Credit Union

Christian Credit Union is a financial services organization that encourages biblical stewardship with service and advice from a team of professionals, modern banking technology and a comprehensive range of products to meet member needs. They are principled and benefit members with low fees, great rates, and profit sharing. They redirect a portion of their profits to support Christian organizations and provide resources to make a difference in the world while advancing the gospel of Jesus Christ.
With branch locations in Edmonton and Lethbridge, they feel blessed to have 40 staff who serve about 7,400 members across Alberta, holding approximately $250 million in assets and committing over $41 million in loans and donations to charitable organizations in the Christian community. Their membership includes anyone who agrees with their Basis and Purpose and the Statement of Faith including businesses, societies and organizations.

The Senior Relationship Manager is a key member of the Business Banking team and is critical to the projected growth of the organization. The Senior Relationship Manager reports to the Director, Member Experience and is responsible for business development and relationship management for commercial or agricultural accounts with complex banking needs. This position has lending limits and manages a portfolio of complex accounts. This position is differentiated from typical Business Banking Advisors in terms of experience, complexity, business development focus and size of accounts; deals could be syndicated and there is no cap on size of lending need. The business banking portfolio represents 42.54% of Christian Credit Union’s total loan holdings and this role typically deals with clients from Not for Profit/Charitable organizations. The Senior Relationship Manager is also the subject matter expert for business banking, acting as a resource and providing guidance, support and mentoring to others involved in business lending.

Bachelor’s Degree with preference given to a B.Commerce or B.Science in Agriculture.
7 – 10 years Business experience with exposure to the non-profit sector preferred.
3 – 5 years business development experience in a senior role.
Commercial lending experience including minimum of 2 years syndicated lending preferred.
1 - 3 years leadership experience in a finance environment is an asset.
Professional designation (CPA/CFP/lawyer) considered an asset.
Location: Edmonton, AB
Application Deadline: April 27, 2021

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Nelson/Kraft & Associates Inc. is an executive search firm specializing in the recruitment of executive management and fundraising personnel in the charitable sector.  We work with a diverse group of not-for-profit organizations through the connection of colleagues in Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, and Toronto.

Nelson/Kraft & Associates Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.