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Accountant, Full-time (posted 10/30/14)
Chicago Municipal Employees Credit Union is the oldest operating credit union in the state of Illinois. CMECU was established in 1926 as a not-for-profit, member-owned financial cooperative.  Our goal was to give our members the ability to control their own financial destiny. This goal remains the same today as it did in 1926.  CMECU is seeking a full-time Senior Accountant 1 to join our team. As a member of the team you will work with the accounting team and CFO, and will be responsible for the completion and maintenance of general ledgers, reconciliations, budget and financial reports.  Additional responsibilities include monthly analysis of general ledger accounts, revenue and expense analysis and monthly financial statements. 

Contact: If you are interested in our employment opportunities, please e-mail your resume to
Essential Functions:

  • Payroll Processing
  • Post and reconcile daily transmissions and exceptions
  • Post and reconcile daily credit card settlement reports
  • Daily reconciliation of teller activity and checks disbursed
  • Daily reconciliation and journal entry posting of activity on Federal Reserve and correspondent bank accounts
  • Post credit disability and credit life insurance payments to member accounts
  • Reconcile money order activity
  • Analyze, research, and post adjustments
  • Reconcile traveler’s check activity
  • Post general ledger entries to reflect various activities
  • Maintain working knowledge of various accounting software programs
  • Reconcile Board of Education, BCBSA, BCS Financial and  City Payroll deduction postings as well reconciliation of appropriate general ledger
  • Post collection agency recovery payments and reconcile appropriate general ledger
  • Accounts Payable
  • Budget
  • Assist with audits
  • Other duties as assigned to accomplish the goals and objectives of the Accounting department and the credit union

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree with minimum 2 years experience in Accounting function.  Must have knowledge of GAAP and IRS regulations.  The responsibilities outlined in this document serve as a general description of the job function.  It is not exhaustive in expectations or qualifications and should not be interpreted as such.  Further, this document is not to be interpreted as a contract or guarantee of employment.

Accounting Manager
(posted 10/30/14)
IL Community Credit Union – Genoa, IL
Responsible for overseeing and directing all accounting functions, including general ledger, accounts payable, fixed asset, and cost accounting. Prepares periodic reports, reviews and reconciles data, and participates in the development of specialized financial data. Oversees and prepares entries and adjustments to Credit Union records, files, and statements. Assists with financial and variance analyses and budget preparation. Provides managers with information necessary for decision-making. Directs, trains, supervises, and appraises accounting personnel. Bachelor’s degree in accounting or an equivalent combination of education, experience and training is required. Financial institution experience preferred. Prior supervisory or management experience definitely required. Salary commensurate with experience.  Interested applicants should contact Gwenn at
Assistant General Counsel (posted 10/15/14)
The Illinois Credit Union System, a statewide trade association with a business subsidiary and multiple business partners, has an immediate opening in its corporate law department for an Associate General Counsel. The position focuses on legislative and regulatory research and analysis, with an emphasis on compliance.  The successful candidate must be detail minded and possess strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to speak to groups on legal and technical issues. Previous finance and/or financial institution experience helpful. Knowledge of consumer regulations essential. We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package, including 401(k)/pension benefits. Only those candidates who include a salary history will be considered. If interested, please forward resume and salary requirements to: Illinois Credit Union System, Attn: Human Resources, 1807 W. Diehl, P.O. Box 3107, Naperville, Il 60566-7107 or Email :; No phone calls please! EEO Employer M/F  

Branch Manager (posted 10/30/14)
IL Community Credit Union – Sycamore, IL
The Branch Manager will be responsible for directing and administering the operational effort of the Credit Union Branch, ensuring that established policies and procedures are followed, including training, directing and supervising branch staff, and ensuring members are promptly and professionally served. He/she will be responsible for developing new business throughout the community and within the current membership. He/she will participate in a full range of services to members, including loans. Credit Union or Bank Branch Manager experience absolutely required.  Interested applicants should contact Gwenn at

Branch Operations (posted 11/04/14)
HealthCare Associates Credit Union, a growing $272 million financial institution has an opportunity for an experienced Branch Manager to join our Oak Lawn team.  This position will have the overall responsibility of ensuring the successful operation of the branch and being actively and productively involved in all aspects of branch operations. This will include, but is not limited to, being an ambassador for the credit union, managing and coaching branch staff, ensuring all policies and procedures are being adhered to, attracting and building new business, solidifying and strengthening existing relationships, fostering a sales and service culture and the processing of member transactions.

Qualified candidates will have the following requirements:

  • College degree or equivalent educational or work experience
  • 3-years underwriting experience in consumer loans
  • 3-years of successful direct supervisory experience in a financial institution
  • Knowledge of Federal and State laws and regulations governing consumer banking
  • Ability to communicate effectively via a written and oral medium
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong computer software knowledge, i.e. Word and Excel

We offer a highly competitive salary, 401K, pension, tuition reimbursement and other outstanding benefits. Applications may be completed in person between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.  Resumes, including salary history, may be mailed or emailed to: Human Resources Department,  HealthCare Associates Credit Union, 1151 E Warrenville Road, Naperville, IL 60563; Email:; Fax: 630-717-4703; Equal opportunity employer m/f

Business Development Representative (posted 10/06/14)
NorthStar Credit Union
Warrenville, IL
630.393.7201 X 220 

(posted 11/24/14)
Full time collector position opens at SIUE Credit Union, located in Edwardsville, IL on the campus of Southern Illinois University. Position available December 1, 2014. Looking for someone with experience or knowledge in collections. Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, and 401(k) Plan are among the benefits with the position. Experience is desired but not necessarily required. Salary negotiable with level of experience or knowledge in Credit Union collections. 
Click here to download and print an application. Return it in person or by mail to SIUE Credit Union, SIUE Box 1069, 1566 Lewis Rd., Edwardsville, IL 62026 or fax it to 618-650-3768.

Collector (posted 11/24/14)
If you are interested in working for a leader in the credit union industry, then we are looking for you! We are a dynamic company with growth opportunities. Our membership base consists of Commonwealth Edison, Exelon, Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University employees and students, as well as a 12-county community charter including Evanston and Rockford.
Company: First Northern Credit Union
Job Location(s): Downtown Chicago (Loop), IL
Start Date: As soon as possible
Employment Term: Regular
Employment Type: Full Time
Hours per Week: 40
Work Hours (i.e. shift): Monday - Friday (daytime)
Salary/Benefit Notes: First Northern Credit Union offers a generous benefits package, including medical, dental and vision insurance; free life and disability plans; 401k with company match after 1 year of employment; annual performance,  incentive plans and more. To learn more about First Northern Credit Union, visit us at
Required Education: H.S. Diploma or equivalent
Required Experience: Minimum two year collection experience, preferable at a credit union. Knowledge of the legal aspects of collection, bankruptcy and repossessions
Related Categories: Loan Servicing, Collections, Lending Services.

Position Purpose:
Call on delinquent accounts as assigned and provide service on existing and visa accounts. Maintain accurate records of calls and resolutions. Maintain excellent member service through account contact and problem resolution. Support Lending Services in daily departmental duties.

Essential Functions and Basic Duties:

  1. Call/Collect delinquent loan and Visa accounts as directed by the Senior Collector
  2. Accurately document all activity, conversations and account adjustments in Collection Comments
  3. Record and post recovery on lawsuits, charged-off accounts and bankruptcies in a timely manner (back-up)
  4. Assist in processing all bankruptcies and lawsuits (back-up)
  5. Run program and mail Billing, Delinquent Loan, and Paid Ahead notices on a weekly basis (back-up)
  6. Charge-off bad debts.  Create and distribute month-end charge-off report (back-up)
  7. Handle the repossession of collateral.  Process, create and distribute month-end repossession report to the Audit Dept (back-up)
  8. Take “Check by Phone” requests on delinquent loans
  9. Contact members via phone call prior to CPI placement
  10. Calculate new payment when CPI is placed or refunded
  11. Notify member via mail of CPI coverage and increased payment for auto and home equity loans with forced coverage (back-up)
  12. Process GAP claims on total loss/stolen auto loans (where the member has purchased GAP  (back-up)
  13. Report and correct all information to credit bureaus utilizing E-Oscar. Print screen for scanning to document correction to member credit report has been submitted (back-up)
  14. Monitor all credit reporting.  Maintain close relationship with Information Systems and contacts at credit bureaus to ensure all information being reported is correctly (back-up)
  15. Generate “Quarterly Loan Loss Report” for Department Manager
  16. Submit documents to scanning on a timely basis.

Please be advised that FNCU conducts credit checks and obtains consumer reports from consumer reporting agencies (including credit bureaus) for employment purposes only.

If you are interested in this employment opportunity, please fax resume to 312.429.6309 or email resume to  EOE  Drug-free environment  M/F/D/V

Collections Specialist (posted 10/30/14)
Chicago Municipal Employees Credit Union is currently seeking a self-motivated individual who can work independently and have the drive to move ahead to join our Collection Department.   We are located in downtown Chicago.   Our Credit Union is growing and committed to employee growth and customer satisfaction.  

Contact: If you are interested in our employment opportunities, please e-mail your resume to,

Title: Collections Specialist
Reports to: CFO
Department: Collections
Supervises: Collections Staff
FLSA: Exempt

Job Summary: Responsible for administration and operation of the Collections Department.  Ensures staff adheres to departmental policies and procedures as well as state and federal laws and regulations.  Additionally, provides consistent direction and leadership to collections staff.

Essential Functions:

  • On delinquent loans determine when loan collateral should be repossessed
  • File claims, attend hearings and coordinate with trustees for all bankruptcy filings
  • Prepare collection department updates and reports for management’s financial and operational reports
  • Establish and maintain effective collection procedures on loan accounts that are late and potentially delinquent, charging them to reserve
  • Review invoices from attorneys retained for collection
  • Authorize legal proceedings
  • Contact delinquent members via telephone and mail to determine the reasons for delinquency and assist them in developing plans to bring accounts to current status
  • Notify co-signers regarding status of delinquent accounts
  • Update and log activity on accounts through delinquent loan recovery system
  • Obtain credit bureau reports
  • Monitor departmental budget
  • Research payroll deductions, stops, starts, and changes
  • Service all overdrawn accounts
  • Assist members with delinquent loans to resolve delinquency
  • Calculate and correct payments for error corrections on loan accounts
  • Investigate and correct discrepancies in loan applications
  • Develop and implement departmental policies and procedures
  • Provide direction and leadership to collections staff through quarterly supervision and annual performance appraisals
  • Maintain a working knowledge of credit union history, philosophy, policies and procedures
  • Other duties as assigned to accomplish the goals and objectives of the Collections department and the credit union.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 3 years experience in collections.  Supervisory experience is a plus.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, or controls.  The employee frequently is required to talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, reach with hands and arms; and bend.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.  The responsibilities outlined in this document serve as a general description of the job function.  It is not exhaustive in expectations or qualifications and should not be interpreted as such.  Further, this document is not to be interpreted as a contract or guarantee of employment.

Controller (posted 11/13/14)
Chicago Post Office Employees Credit Union is seeking an accountant to fill the position of Controller for their $19M credit union. We are located on the Southside of Chicago. We are looking for a degreed accountant with at least 5 years of credit union experience. Excellent compensation and benefits package offered. Please send resumes to
Financial Service Representative (posted 10/17/14)
NorthStar Credit Union
Warrenville, IL
630.393.7201 X 220

Financial Recovery Representative (posted 11/04/14)
1st MidAmerica Credit Union is seeking an experienced Financial Recovery Representative.  1st MidAmerica Credit Union has an 80 year history of servicing members of the South Central Illinois and Kansas City areas.  We have 11 branches currently throughout the area servicing over 54,000 residents in 22 counties!  We offer this position a world-class benefits package that includes:  Medical, Dental and Vision insurance, both in and out-of-network coverage, with eligibility for 100% company paid medical on preventative care.  We also offer 100% company paid Life, ADD, STD and LTD insurance.  Company paid technical training and $2K per year in tuition reimbursement for other relevant coursework.  But what is even more world class is our 401K program!  We contribute 10% of an employee's annual salary after one year of service - no employee contribution required.  Don't miss out on an opportunity to join a growing organization that is a dedicated part of your community!  
Supports the Financial Recovery Department by assisting in collection of past due accounts and processing paperwork associated with bankruptcies and repossessions.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • One to three years current and related experience in a credit union/banking collections environment.
  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Personal computer proficiency - including Microsoft and Windows applications.
  • Knowledge of Fair Debt Collection Practices, credit reporting and loan collection practices.
  • Experience with banking/financial/lending operating system(s) strongly recommended.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Courtesy, tact and diplomacy are essential elements of the job.  Work involves much personal contact with others inside and/or outside the organization for purpose of giving or obtaining information, building relationships or soliciting information.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • On a day-to-day basis, contacts delinquent accounts by phone and/or correspondence; takes appropriate action to bring accounts current.
  • Analyzes financial situation of accounts, makes recommendations to arrange repayment schedules, etc. in order to mitigate loss to the credit union.
  • Identify and analyze trends in loan underwriting.
  • Maintains accurate files and reports on collections activity.
  • Provides informed, professional assistance and support to all members.  Troubleshoot and resolve inquiries in a timely, friendly and accurate manner. 

This description is not a complete statement of all duties and responsibilities comprising this position. 

East Alton, IL

Work Schedule
Full Time Monday - Friday.  Must be available to work Saturdays as necessary
Hours of work may vary depending on staffing needs between 7:00 am – 6:00pm

Pay Range
Hourly pay rate commiserate with experience.

Don’t pass up an outstanding opportunity.  Check out our website for more information or to apply ---  All applications must include salary expectations.

HR Manager
(posted 10/17/14)
Great Lakes Credit Union is seeking an experienced Human Resources professional to manage employment, recruiting, employee benefits, HRIS, payroll, and all related compliance and reporting.  This position is located in our North Chicago office, and will pay frequent visits to branches in Lake, Cook, Kane and Kendall Counties in Illinois.  Please read the duties and requirements below, and if you are interested, send your resume to  For more information about Great Lakes Credit Union, please visit

Primary Duties:

  • Manage recruiting and staffing activities, and conduct sourcing, interviewing and pre-employment screening.  Develop and maintain all related reports and communication.
  • Manage payroll activities to ensure accurate and timely bi-weekly payrolls.
  • Manage employee benefit programs, including medical, dental, vision, basic life, and disability.
  • Administer 401k retirement program.
  • Supervise department staff, providing coaching and training.
  • Develop and maintain open and effective working relationships with GLCU staff and the management team.
  • Continually assess operations to ensure efficiency, and ensure a high level of service is provided by the department.
  • Provide assistance in developing and maintaining the department’s budget.
  • Pay visits to employees at branches in Lake, Cook, Kane and Kendall Counties.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • REQUIRED:  Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources or HR-related field.
  • REQUIRED:  Minimum of five (5) years of HR Management experience, including supervisory experience.
  • PHR/SPHR, CEBS, and/or APA certification strongly preferred.
  • Well-developed knowledge of HR principals and practices, and state and federal laws regarding employment, benefits, and payroll.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills, including platform/presentation skills and written communication skills.
  • High level of proficiency with HRIS, and ability to create and maintain reporting systems.
  • Intermediate level user of Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to develop and maintain professional and productive working relationship with staff, the management team, vendors, and brokers.
  • Vehicle and valid driver’s license required to travel among branches.

Loan Administrator (posted 11/17/14)
Premier Credit Union-Palatine, IL
Premier Credit Union has a full time position available at our corporate office in Palatine.
Primary responsibilities include but not limited to the following:

  • Verifies the thoroughness and accuracy of real estate documents for loan closings, insuring all loans files are complete for disbursing loans.
  • Make call attempts to members for any account or documentation corrections needed for funding.
  • Create, send scan, logs and/or forward any documents required for programs for all loan types necessary.
  • Maintain/monitor real estate insurance, modifications and HELOCS. Inputting logs and providing reports to management.
  • Take loan applications, reconcile monthly invoice statements, prepare/maintain accurate HMDA reports.

Working knowledge of real estate documentation, proficiency in EXCEL, WORD and OUTLOOK helpful.  Contact by e-mail

Member Service Representatives (posted 11/13/14)
Premier Credit Union has openings for a part-time Member Service Representative(s) at our Northbrook and Schaumburg locations. We are seeking a candidate who is available to work 20-25 hours/week during our business hours of Mon-Fri 9 am-6 pm and Saturday’s 9 am-2 pm.  Bilingual Spanish/English is preferred.  Previous cash handling & customer service experience required. Candidate must be available to travel between branches located in Schaumburg, Northbrook, and Palatine as needed. Interested candidates please forward your resume to Human Resources
AVP of Real Estate (posted 11/12/14)
ABRI CREDIT UNION in Romeoville needs a Full-Time AVP of Real Estate. Please visit our career page to view job requirements and to apply online at No calls please. EOE

Tellers, full-time and part-time (Posted 11/24/14)
Oak Trust Credit Union is currently seeking a full time teller. Responsible to  perform routine teller transactions, including but not limited to deposits, withdrawals, cash advances, loan payments, credit card payments, and transfers, while identifying opportunities to cross-sell. Please send resume to or mail to 1811 W Diehl Rd Suite 700 Naperville IL 60563 Attn: Human Resources

Teller, part-time
(posted 11/04/14)
The CBI Federal Credit Union is a member-owned financial institution serving the employees of Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. (CB&I) for the last 50 years.  We are located in Plainfield, IL and offer a complete package of financial services to members around the world.  We are seeking a part-time Teller who is independently motivated, and who has demonstrated skills in serving members.  The Teller will be trained on-the-job to provide the quality services that our members need.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs routine member transactions which include deposits, withdrawals, loan payments, and transfers in a courteous, accurate, and efficient manner.
  • Responds in a professional manner to members' inquiries, requests, problems, or complaints; guides members to the appropriate staff for specific information and assistance.
  • Answering the telephone in a courteous manner and taking messages.
  • Prepares checks for members or pay bills as required.
  • Receives and enters address changes.
  • Order Share Drafts for members and input account data on system.
  • Open and close member’s accounts and file new account set-up materials.
  • Balance the Teller cash drawer daily.
  • Preparing a daily bank deposit containing items.
  • Filing documents in member files and general ledger files.
  • Complies with all federal, state, and organizational policies, procedures, and processes, including (but not limited to) the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) and Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC).
  • Performs related tasks as required.

Supervisory Responsibilities:   No requirement.

Performance Standards:   Must understand credit union products and services and be able to assist members to use these products and services.  Has the responsibility to have a cooperative, confidential, and positive attitude toward members and credit union staff while maintaining a professional appearance and demeanor.

Minimum Qualifications:   A high school diploma or equivalent and some teller, customer service, and/or cash handling experience.  Excellent communication and customer service skills required.  Credit union knowledge desirable.  Proficiency with personal computers, calculators, and other office equipment.

Compensation:   Employees in this position are paid a salaried rate, on a bi-weekly basis, and are eligible to receive overtime pay for any hours worked over 25 in a work week.

Please send resume and cover letter to or by FAX to 815-439-5010.

Teller, part-time (posted 10/07/14)
The North Side Community Federal Credit Union is a 40-year old member-owned community development financial institution serving the diverse neighborhoods of Lakeview, Uptown, Edgewater, and Rogers Park.  North Side focuses its products and services on the low-income and unbanked segments in the community, offers savings and checking accounts with no minimum balance, invests heavily in financial education programs, and prides itself on providing an alternative to predatory financial service providers such as payday lenders. We are seeking a part time teller that is independently motivated, has outstanding collaborative abilities, and who has demonstrated skills in serving members.  The teller must be able to perform effectively in a high volume, fast paced, work environment and provide quality service to meet our members’ financial needs.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Greet and welcome members to the credit union in a courteous, professional and timely manner, providing prompt, accurate and efficient member transactions.
  • Performs routine member transactions to include deposits, withdrawals, loan payments, transfers, and prepaid card reloads in a courteous, accurate, and efficient manner.
  • Identifies solutions for members' financial needs by being knowledgeable about North Side Community Federal Credit Union's products and services.
  • Responds in a professional manner to members' inquiries, requests, problems, or complaints; guides members to the appropriate staff for specific information and assistance.
  • Maintains a thorough working knowledge of the credit union's teller platform and other related equipment.
  • Prepares individual daily balance of teller cash transactions as well as other reports as requested.
  • Balance cash drawer at the end of the shift and compare totaled amounts to computer-generated balance sheet. Research and resolve discrepancies. Report any discrepancy to the supervisor.
  • Maintain an up-to-date and comprehensive knowledge on all credit union products and services that are handled or promoted by tellers. Maintain an up-to-date and comprehensive knowledge on all related policies, procedures, and rules and regulations.
  • Complies with all federal, state, and organizational policies, procedures, and processes, including (but not limited to) the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) and Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC).
  • Performs related responsibilities as required.

Supervisory Responsibilities:
No requirement.

Performance Standards:
Must fully understand credit union products and services and be able to assist members to use these products and services. Has the responsibility to have a cooperative and positive attitude toward members and credit union staff while maintaining a professional appearance and demeanor.

Minimum Qualifications:
A high school diploma or equivalent and one year of teller, customer service, and/or cash handling experience. Excellent communication and customer service skills required. Credit union knowledge desirable.  Proficiency with personal computers, calculators, and other office equipment.

Commensurate with experience
*This is a Non-Exempt position. Employees in this position are paid an hourly pay rate, on a semi-monthly basis, and are eligible to receive overtime pay for any hours worked over 40 in a work week.

Please send resume and cover letter to or to fax to 773-769-6800.

Shop Talk

First Financial Credit Union (Chicago, IL) is looking to donate a cash safe to another credit union provided the other credit union covers the transportation costs. The safe would have to be picked up in Naperville, IL.

The safe is:

  • 21“H x 25“W x 32“D
  • Approximately 700lbs
  • Fits exactly 2 teller drawers

Please see pictures below.  Contact: Ariana M. Alzate, CCUE | Member Services Manager | First Financial Credit Union | 773.565.2017 |

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