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Friday, 30 June 2017 00:00

The Communal Co-operative Credit Union Limited is a progressive member-owned financial institution, committed to improving the financial well-being of its members. It is the largest Credit Union in Grenada in terms of membership, with over 23,000 members and has assets of over $138M. The Communal provides financial products and services to its members including mortgages, consumer and small business development loans, savings and deposit accounts and debit cards.

A strong and growing co-operative, The Communal Co-operative Credit Union is seeking to employ a General Manager to lead the organization into the future.  It offers a stimulating and rewarding work environment that values competence, performance, and exceptional customer service.

The General Manager is accountable to the Board of Directors and is responsible for the development and progress of the Credit Union, its financial stability, viability, and responsiveness to its members.  The General Manager also informs and supports the Board in fulfilling its fiduciary and strategic responsibilities.

The Communal is looking for a highly motivated and strategic leader with the following competencies:

  • The ability to understand, reinforce, adjust, and support a culture that reflects the Credit Union’s values;
  • Proven experience in building an effective working relationship with a Board of Directors, Committees and staff to communicate a shared vision;
  • Experience in, and the ability to lead a broad range of financial business lines, and to manage competing interests, priorities, and trade-offs to optimize the needs of the Institution;
  • Effective written and oral communication skills; and skills in communicating with a broad range of audiences;
  • Effective management skills to provide strong proven leadership and ensure continued high staff productivity and achievement of The Communal’s goals;
  • Ability to interpret financial reports, identify risks and make sound financial recommendations and decisions;
  • High degree of skill in team building and fostering relationships and partnerships, enhancing The Communal’s role and profile within the Credit Union movement and the community as a whole.

The ideal candidate should possess a Master of Science Degree in Business Management or a Finance related qualification with a minimum of (5) years experience in a senior management position in a financial institution, or equivalent.

The Communal Co-operative Credit Union offers a very competitive benefits package commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To explore this opportunity, please send your résumé (MS Word format), stating qualifications and salary expectations in confidence to:

The Secretary
Board of Directors
The Communal Co-operative Credit Union Ltd.
Halifax Street
St. George’s

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Closing date for applications is July 14, 2017