Employment Opportunities

Mississippi credit unions wishing to post employment opportunities on the Association website should submit specific wording for their posting, along with instructions on how to apply, to communications@mscua.com. When the position has been filled, please notify MSCUA so that we may remove the posting.

Please scroll down the page for details on the following positions:

  • Credit Union Manager (Jackson)
  • Member Service Representative, Part-Time (Monticello)
  • Member Service Representative (Jackson)
  • Loan Officer (Jackson)
  • President/Chief Executive Officer (Jackson)
  • Chief Public Relations Officer (Jackson)
  • Business Services Officer (Oxford)
  • Assistant Branch Manager (Terry)
  • Senior Member Service Rep/Loan Officer (Canton)
  • Collections Manager (Mobile, AL)

Credit Union Manager
Posted 02/05/16

HealthPlus Federal Credit Union, located in Jackson, MS, is seeking a strategic, innovative leader to oversee all aspects of the credit union’s operations. A qualified candidate will be responsible for leading and directing all organizational activities, initiating growth through membership expansion, product development, community involvement, and innovative marketing strategies. A candidate should have broad based functional experience with competency in ALM, investment management, and compliance. A business related degree is strongly preferred.

To apply:
A letter of interest, resume, and salary history may be sent to: CEO Search - HPFCU, 1400 Lakeover Road, Suite 200, Jackson, MS, 39213 or email to: info@mscua.com


Member Service Representative (Part-time)
Posted 02/04/16

Under the direction of the Branch Manager, develop business by initiating and building strong relationships with new and existing members.  Responsible for generating new business relationships.  Through personal contact and full utilization of information systems, uncover member needs and develop product/service packages designed to meet those needs.  Perform savings, loans and teller transactions for members.  Ensure proper balancing of cash drawer, checks and negotiable items.  Service new membership accounts and loans.  Answer incoming calls related to member service inquires.

EDUCATION:  Equivalent to High School education with additional broad specialized training equivalent to 1 year college.  Experience can be credited in lieu of education.  Continuing education a plus.

EXPERIENCE:  1-2 years sales experience with a financial institution products and services, including meeting sales goals for deposit, credit and automated products. 

To apply
Submit a letter of interest, resume, and salary history to: Ferguson FCU Human Resources, 577 NA Sandifer Hwy, Monticello, MS 39654 or email to: hr@fergusonfcu.org

All applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital, genetic, or veteran status, medical condition, or any other legally protected status. THE COMPANY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.


Member Service Representative
Posted 02/02/16

Position summary:  A credit union in the Jackson, MS area is seeking a Member Service Representative. Work involves personal contact with others inside and outside the organization and a positive attitude & excellent communication skills are essential.  Responsible for a wide variety of teller, administrative, customer service, and clerical duties.
 
Preferred education and experience:

  • High school graduate or higher
  • Experience in office environment or banking/finance
  • Cash handling and customer service experience preferred

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Establish and maintain member accounts
  • Prepare and process member transactions efficiently and effectively
  • Adhere to established cash handling and balancing procedures
  • Prepare deposits daily
  • Acquire knowledge of and adhere to all credit union policies and procedures
  • Perform a variety of administrative duties including but not limited to answering telephones, typing and filing
  • Assist other personnel with any necessary duties as needed

Required skills and abilities:

  • Positive attitude & friendly personality
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills
  • Ability to handle monetary instruments and make transactions accurately
  • Working knowledge of or the ability to learn word processing, spreadsheet, other PC applications
  • Ability to read and interpret documents, prepare routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to communicate effectively with members and other employees of the credit union
  • Ability to carry out detailed written and oral instructions
  • Excellent customer service skills

To apply
Income based on experience.  To apply, please submit resume & salary requirements to mpecredun@aol.com.



Loan Officer
Posted 02/02/16
 
Position summary: A credit union in the Jackson, MS area is seeking a Loan Officer. Work includes developing loan applications by evaluating applicant information and documentation.
 
Preferred education and experience:

  • High school graduate or higher
  • Experience in office environment or banking/finance
  • Prior loan officer and/or collection experience preferred

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Approve loans within specified limits, and refer loan applications outside those limits to management for approval
  • Meet with applicants to obtain information for loan applications and to answer questions about the process
  • Analyze applicants' financial status, credit, and property evaluations to determine feasibility of granting loans
  • Explain to customers the different types of loans and credit options that are available, as well as the terms of those services
  • Obtain and compile copies of loan applicants' credit histories, corporate financial statements, and other financial information
  • Review and update credit and loan files

Required skills and abilities:

  • Strong analytical, organization & decision making skills
  • Positive attitude & friendly personality
  • Good working knowledge of lending, credit bureau reports, and PC functions or ability to learn these functions 
  • Be a self-starter with the ability to communicate in-person, by phone, and by computer with members regarding their borrowing needs
  • High comfort level with offering and recommending loan and insurance solutions, as well as managing multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Willingness to seek out other lending opportunities besides the requested loan, and be able to call new accounts to offer debt consolidation or other loan products

To apply
Income based on experience.  To apply, please submit resume & salary requirements to mpecredun@aol.com.


President/Chief Executive Officer
Posted 02/02/16

Magnolia Federal Credit Union in Jackson, Mississippi, with $140 million in assets, is seeking an experienced and seasoned executive for the position of President/Chief Executive Officer.  A candidate should have a proven track record of excellence as a CEO or senior management team member along with a strong business and financial background. The individual must have the ability to work with the board of directors in refining the strategic direction of the credit union; ensure short and long term financial health; provide outstanding and innovative service to members; and establish a strong community presence.  A bachelor’s degree in business administration or related field and a minimum of 7 years of progressive management experience at a credit union, with at least 5 of those years in a senior management position, are required. A successful candidate will have demonstrated effective leadership, management, and organizational skills. The individual must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. The individual must have strong relationship and interpersonal skills needed to collaborate across the organization and to make effective presentations. A candidate must have the ability to make decisions, solve problems and work well in a team environment. 

To apply
Submit a letter of interest, resume, and salary history to: CEO Search, 1400 Lakeover Road, Suite 200, Jackson, MS, 39213 or email to: info@mscua.com.


Chief Public Relations Officer
Posted 01/27/16

Mississippi Federal Credit Union in Jackson is seeking a highly motivated, sales-oriented, and charismatic professional to help us grow and promote our Credit Union.  The ideal candidate should have the following qualifications:

Preferred Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience.


Preferred Experience:

  • 2+ years in sales or marketing in the financial industry
  • Managing a marketing or sales team
  • Using Social Media to promote business
  • Developing new business relationships in the community
  • Maintaining strong relationships with current customers and cross selling


Skills:

  • Strong sales and negotiation skills
  • Self-starter
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced interpersonal communication skills
  • Willing to travel throughout the region
  • Highly organized
  • Self-motivated
  • Detail oriented

The Chief Public Relations Officer will be responsible for managing the marketing department, developing new business relationships in the coverage region, maintaining good relationships with our existing customers and associations, and increasing membership in the Credit Union through membership drives and promotions. The Business Development Manager will market our products and services through business development activities and branch operations.

The Chief Public Relations Officer will also spend up to 50% of their time traveling throughout the coverage region, assisting our branches with developing local markets and coordinating business development activities.  They will work closely with IT, branch operations, and customer service staff.

To apply for this opportunity, email your cover letter and resume to goprel@msfcu.us

All applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital, genetic, or veteran status, medical condition, or any other legally protected status. THE COMPANY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Business Services Officer
Posted 12/21/15

Mississippi Federal Credit Union in Oxford is seeking a highly motivated, sales-oriented, and charismatic professional to help us grow our Credit Union.  The ideal candidate should have the following qualifications:

Preferred Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field, or equivalent work experience.


Preferred Experience:

  • 2+ years in sales or marketing in the financial industry.
  • Consumer and commercial lending.
  • Developing new business relationships in the community
  • Maintaining strong relationships with current customers and cross selling


Skills:

  • Strong sales and negotiation skills
  • Self-starter
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced interpersonal communication skills
  • Wiling to travel throughout the region
  • Highly organized
  • Self-motivated
  • Detail oriented

The Business Services Officer will be responsible for increasing our consumer loan and account volume, developing our commercial loan and account portfolios, developing new business relationships in the coverage region, and maintaining good relationships with our existing customers and associations. The Business Development Manager will market our products and services through business development activities and branch operations.

The Business Services Officer will also spend up to 50% of their time traveling throughout the coverage region, assisting our branches with developing local markets and coordinating business development activities.  They will work closely with marketing, branch operations, and customer service staff.

To apply for this opportunity, email your cover letter and resume to goprel@msfcu.us.

All applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital, genetic, or veteran status, medical condition, or any other legally protected status. THE COMPANY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER


Assistant Branch Manager
Posted 09/17/15

Want to make a difference? Join the award winning team at Hope Credit Union (HOPE), one of the nation’s leading community development organizations. For over 20 years, HOPE has been improving lives by helping entrepreneurs, homebuyers, families and communities become more financially secure. Since 1994, HOPE has generated more than $2 billion in financing and assisted over 650,000 people across the Mid South.

Job Summary
The Assistant Branch Manager is responsible for the day to day operations of the branch, the direct supervision of employees, and assisting the Branch Manager in the growth of loans and deposits. This position is located at the HOPE branch in Terry, MS.

Essential Duties and Functions

  • Provide strong leadership to subordinate group and assure branch compliance to policy and procedures
  • Open and close branch
  • Review all daily transactions
  • Maintain adequate security over cash
  • Sign-up new members
  • Receive share certificate requests
  • Provide management access wherever dual-control is necessary
  • Process and approve wire transfers
  • Provide excellent customer service

Competencies/Skills

  • Working knowledge of word processor, spreadsheet, other PC applications, or mainframe applications to produce non-standard, creative products
  • Ability to read and interpret documents, write routine reports and correspondence
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers and employees of the organization
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
  • Ability to compute rate, ratio, percent, and interpret data
  • Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions
  • Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations
  • Ability to manage and motivate others effectively
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Preferred Education and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree, a business concentration preferred
  • At least three years of experience in banking/mortgage
  • Consumer lending experience


HOPE offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Visit www.hopecu.org to learn more about our organization. Qualified candidates may submit a resume to hr@hope-ec.org.


Senior Member Service Rep/Loan Officer
Posted 01/07/16

Veritas Federal Credit Union, headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee, is seeking applicants with proven experience in loan underwriting to join our growing Canton, Mississippi branch. The successful candidate is a self-starter comfortable with new challenges and a fast-paced environment.  A thorough knowledge of consumer lending practices and regulatory compliance is required.

This position is responsible for approving consumer loans, providing support to branch management and MSRs, and promoting and cross-selling credit union services and products to the membership.  The ability to work with staff members at multiple locations via phone and e-mail is critical to creating a cross-functional team.

A professional approach to serving members’ lending needs requires maintaining a thorough knowledge of VFCU’s products and services, policies and procedures, guidelines and best practices. 

The following attributes are required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, including basic math and computer skills
  • At least two years of related work experience, preferably in a financial institution
  • Ability to accept and perform new job responsibilities as needed
  • Professional appearance and positive attitude
  • Ability to solve problems within established policies and procedures
  • Thorough knowledge of consumer lending regulations and compliance
  • Good working knowledge of credit models and credit scoring

Veritas offers a competitive salary and incentive pay, along with excellent benefits, including health, life, short- and long-term disability insurance. 

Applicants may apply via email at resume@veritasfcu.org. Please include salary history and requirement for confidential consideration.


Collections Manager
Posted 02/05/16

New Horizons Credit Union, Mobile, AL, is seeking a Collections Manager.  Get complete job details and information about how to apply at newhcu.org.