Credit Union of Colorado

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Branch Manager

at Credit Union of Colorado

Posted: 1/10/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 56416
Keywords: credit, credit union

Job Description

Job Details
CANON CITY - Canon City, CO
Full Time
4 Year Degree
$67,800.00 - $83,100.00 Salary/year


Responsible for directing and administering the operational, service level, and sales efforts of the Branch(es) personally and through supervisors. Provides leadership through effective goal setting and communication. Ensures that established policies and procedures are adhered to. Effectively promotes a full range of services to members and prospective members. Ensures that members are served promptly and professionally. Has management authority for all day to day functions.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following; may perform other duties as requested or assigned.

  • Coaches personnel for optimal performance.
  • Provides excellent service by demonstrating courtesy and personal concern for members and co-workers needs. Follows-up to ensure those needs are met.
  • Ensures that members are informed of Credit Union services and policies. Counsel members regarding their financial needs and services requested. Makes recommendations based on their needs.
  • Ensures that members' requests and questions are promptly resolved. Responds to member communications promptly.
  • Solicits membership and calls on members to explain the advantages of using credit union services.
  • Keeps management informed of branch activities, progress toward established objectives, and of any significant problems. Requests assistance when necessary.
  • Continually seeks ways to improve operations and productivity.
  • Ensures that operations are conducted in accordance with established Credit Union policies and with legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Ensures Branch security and serves as the Security Officer for the branch or call center. Institutes prudent safety measures.
  • Acts as a loan officer and processes member loans within established policies and limits.
  • Ensures that all branch transactions and cash are balanced at the close of each day.
  • Directly supervises all branch personnel. Ensures that a high quality of work and efficiency of operations are maintained. Determines work methods and flow through assigning, directing, coordinating, and reviewing tasks.
  • Conducts regular meetings with employees. Discusses areas needing improvement and changes in procedure. Implements changes to established policy and procedures.
  • Ensures that personnel are well trained in all phases of their respective jobs. Cross trains personnel.
  • Ensures that personnel are effective and optimally used. Determines appropriate staffing levels for proper utilization of human resources annually.
  • Tracks individual progress. Conducts performance appraisals on each employee at least annually. Formulates and implements corrective actions as needed. Recommends promotions for employees as appropriate. Provides individual progression plans for all employees and leadership training to employees seeking advancement opportunities.
  • Approves all sick leave, vacation, overtime, and time cards for each Branch employee. Keeps accurate payroll and attendance records.
  • Manages and oversees expenses. Prepares annual budget. Pursues cost-saving measures.
  • Ensures proper maintenance and general housekeeping of the building, grounds, work areas, desks, and equipment.
  • Fills in and performs duties in branch or call center positions as needed.
  • May be required to comply with NCUA requirements and register as a Mortgage Loan Originator and keep a current registration in compliance with the SAFE Act.
  • Adhere to all Federal and State laws and regulations applicable to the credit union, including the Bank Secrecy Act and OFAC.
  • Responsible for compliance with the Fair and Accurate Credit Transaction Act (FACTA), the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) and the Anti Money Laundering Act, including monitoring for such illegal activity as it applies to this position.


Member Services Supervisor, Member Advocate


Manages subordinate supervisor(s) who supervise employees in the branch office. Is responsible for the overall direction, development, and evaluation of all branch employees. Carries out management responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints, and resolving problems. Responsible for the coordination and prioritization of daily workflow.





Bachelors degree from a four-year college or university in business or finance required, plus two years experience in a supervisory or management capacity of a financial institution, or equivalent combination of education and/or experience. Mortgage and consumer lending experience preferred. Effective sales and coaching experience a plus.




MEMBER FOCUSED Seeks and uses first-hand member information to improve products and services. Acts with the member in mind.

Is never satisfied; always thinks continuous improvement.


TEAMWORK Can inspire and motivate entire units or organizations.

Blends people into teams when needed and leverages individuals strengths. Can be counted on to exceed goals successfully.

DECISION QUALITY Conveys a sense of urgency for arriving at a decision, when appropriate. Has an opinion, takes a stand. Is able to build upon others ideas and facts to form a better decision.

PROBLEM SOLVING Seeks opportunities for different and innovative approaches to addressing problems while prioritizing urgent issues. Brings issues to closure. Challenges and supports decisions of direct reports through coaching to the best outcome.

ACTION ORIENTED Overcomes procrastination through execution. Places a top priority on getting results.

ADAPTABLE Embraces and drives change. Assists others through transitioning to new state. Is self-aware of areas of opportunity and strengths.

STRATEGIC AGILITY Thinks/plans strategically. Understands the organizations vision, mission, and goals and can articulate to others. Defines/owns vision/purpose and aligns ideas to inspire others to follow. Looks to the future and adjusts strategic actions and goals based on anticipated future state.

FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY Fosters an environment that encourages fiscal responsibility; Maintains and applies a general understanding of financial management principles to ensure decisions are fiscally sound and responsible. Prepares and manages the budget for area of responsibility. Uses cost-benefit thinking to align priorities; Identifies cost effective approaches. Brings forward any financial concerns to the attention of Senior Management.

INNOVATION Creates an environment that encourages innovative solutions or improvements and fosters experimentation for the benefit of the members. Recognized and rewards those who take initiative with new approaches and act in a creative manner. Constantly looks for ways to improve the products, processes and infrastructure of the organization to enhance employee and member benefit. Stays abreast of current and future trends both in and outside of industry to forecast and build future business vision including on-going evaluation of future directions and associated risks.

LEADING COURAGEOUSLY THROUGH VISION AND VALUES Makes decisions and acts in ways consistent with our core values; demonstrates the courage to do what is right despite personal risk or discomfort. Challenges others to make tough choices.

Communicates a compelling and inspired vision or sense of core purpose and makes the vision sharable by everyone

MARKET KNOWLEDGE & COMPETITIVE MINDSET Knows the basics of the market and business context. Aware of local and national competitors. Understands the similarities and differences of our business model to other financial institutions. Brings forth ideas to keep our business competitive.



Thorough knowledge of Credit Union services, products, and field of membership. Solid understanding of related legal and regulatory requirements. Familiarity with branch or call center functions, policies, and procedures. Ability to exercise good judgment and discretion in applying and interpreting credit union policies and procedures. Effective sales management and leadership skills to select, motivate, develop, and supervise assigned personnel. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other administrative officials and the public. Ability to apply interpersonal skills that develop member confidence, respect, and trust in the Credit Union and develop cooperative relationships with all levels of people throughout the organization.


We are an EEO Employer

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