The Credit Union Association of the Dakotas is seeking a senior level Government Affairs professional to serve as the primary legislative liaison for our financial cooperation trade association. Attached is the Job description for this unique career opportunity. Interested candidates can submit their letter of interest and career resume to; Jeff Olson, president-CEO, Credit Union Association of the Dakotas at email@example.com by Friday, September 11. 2015.
The successful candidate will professionally represent our member credit unions in legislative matters involving state and federal lawmakers; with an overall objective to strengthen and promote a favorable operating environment for the financial cooperatives institutions throughout the Dakotas. Also, to engage and encourage Congress and local lawmakers to enact legislation that makes it easier for credit unions to serve their members. As well as protecting credit unions from legislation that makes it more difficult to serve their members. Duties also include providing weekly legislative updates to membership; via association communication collateral materials and networks; and to provide legislative activity updates to the CUAD Board of Directors, committees and staff. CUAD offers an excellent compensation and benefit package. The compensation for this position will be determined by the successful candidate’s experience, skill set, and overall knowledge of the credit union movement and legislative priorities.