Dover Federal Credit Union

Dover, DE


Position Description

Are We the Company for You?
Dover Federal Credit Union ($626M, Dover DE) is committed to helping you get there, wherever that may be. We seek employees who make this happen for our members, and we are committed to creating that environment for those who work here. We are invested in a radically inclusive organization that values everyone’s contributions and helps each one along their professional path.

People who thrive at Dover FCU are committed to making it easy to do business; to respecting all people; to taking ownership and being accountable; and to expressing gratitude for those who allow us to improve their financial lives. If you believe in working hard and loving what you do, you might be the inspiring and visionary President/CEO we need to continue the momentum of the best years in the credit union’s history as we move into the future.

Is This the Career For You?
Dover Federal Credit Union’s President/CEO will make culture a priority. As the President/CEO, your most important responsibility will be building a great team environment with your executives, your Board of Directors, and all the team members who make Dover FCU unique. By listening and learning, you will come to understand what makes the credit union so special, then work alongside your team to achieve credit union growth and performance goals for the benefit of employees, members, and the community.

As a well-rounded financial services executive, you will continue to build strategies around products, services, and programs that create success, often finding yourself on the leading edge of offering new technology solutions, especially through partnering with FinTechs or CUSOs. Your passion for building people will help you develop your team and improve members’ lives, all while shaping and growing the future of the credit union in close partnership with an involved Board of Directors.

You will be prepared for this role if your communication style has created a reputation that you are trustworthy, collaborative, and always about the people. You should have a track record that demonstrates how your collaborative and visionary style gets successful results for the financial institutions and programs you have led and in the growth of the people you have recruited, developed, and retained. Relationships have likely been key to your success, with your involvement in engaging in advocacy efforts for the system and partnering with mission-driven community organizations resulting in new business growth.

Help Us Get to Know You
Intrigued by this opportunity? Send a cover letter and resume (or link to your LinkedIn profile) that demonstrates the comprehensive understanding you have of leading a Best-In-Class credit union. You should understand how each department of a credit union contributes to overall success, how to work effectively with a Board of Directors and key functional leaders, and how to lead an organization through all areas of business planning to achieve continuous growth.

These skills were most likely acquired through a combination of executive leadership and education. Today, you likely hold a formal degree and a top leadership position at a retail financial institution (5 years of executive leadership experience), and you know what it takes to grow and lead a $1 Billion financial institution.

A cover letter and resume are required to complete your application.

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Application Deadline
Sep. 30, 2022