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AVP Risk & Payment Services Operations

Company: Kirtland Federal Credit Union
Location: Albuquerque
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Working at Kirtland FCU is more than a job-it's a career, and one in the financial world! We pride ourselves on helping our employees learn, grow, and advance in any direction they choose. We offer a highly competitive salary, great benefits package and an energetic, vibrant work environment. Visit our careers page on our website to view our exciting opportunities and our fantastic benefits.

We are currently seeking a Assistant Vice President of Risk & Payment Services Operations to join Kirtland Federal Credit Union!
Join the rest of our teammates and become eligible for a generous benefits package that we offer:
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
401(k) Retirement savings program that includes employer match
Paid time off with accrual starting from day one
Tuition Reimbursement for College Degrees
Employee Clothing Advance
Paid holidays: In addition to New Year's Day, Independence Day, Veterans' Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, Memorial Day, and Labor Day, we also observe Martin Luther King Day and President's Day.
Fitness Reimbursement Program
Employee Assistance Program
Short- and Long-Term Disability
Travel Assistance
This is what we would like you to do:
The AVP-Risk Management supports the continual development of policies, practices, and analytical tools to mitigate risks at both individual departments and enterprise level. Responsible for leading the continual analysis of current processes, audit findings, identifying opportunities and applying innovation to enhance efficiencies and overall member experience. Oversee and ensure vendor management program, card and payment services daily operations and related compliance, risk assessments, and information security and entity/users' constraints are in line with NACHA, FINCEN, and NCUA requirements. Acts as a liaison between business units, vendors, and technical support staff. Support in overseeing the ACH, check processing, wires, mobile deposit, and ATM deposits payment processing functions and related projects.

These are what your duties and responsibilities will be:
Assume responsibility for supporting Risk Management and Payment Services Operation.
Assumes responsibility for processing and supporting payment functions.
Assumes responsibility for maintaining effective, professional business relations with staff and members.
Assumes responsibility for maintaining the proper controls.

Can you to bring to the table:
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, Business Administration, or Data Analytics preferred . M
Five (5) years of of financial institution experience.

Preferred Knowledge :
Knowledge of Credit Union's field of membership, products, and services.
Ability to troubleshoot issues including research, planning, and providing appropriate recommendations.
Knowledge of payment services products and services operations.
Familiarity with Credit Union departments and functions, and policies and procedures, as they relate to Risk Management and Payment Services
Experience Required:
Five years financial institution operations or technology experience.
Project Management or Business Analysis Enterprise Risk Management is a plus but not required.
Experience working in an information technology environment as it relates to understanding how vendor products and services are interfaced with our core system.
Experience with relational databases and writing structured query language (SQL) is a plus or ability to learn within a year

Skills and Abilities :

Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with members and other Staff.
Available for all KCU operating hours.
Deadline driven
Maintain professional appearance and conduct.
Ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment.
Strong attention to detail.
Strong Microsoft Office Knowledge.
Ability to work multiple projects and prioritize.
Ability to work in an office/cubicle environment.

To apply for this exciting opportunity, visit our careers page at

Kirtland Federal Credit Union is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.


Keywords: Kirtland Federal Credit Union, Albuquerque , AVP Risk & Payment Services Operations, Other , Albuquerque, New Mexico

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