Job Posting Details

Director, Commercial Credit, Kindred Credit Union

Location:Kitchener, Ontario
Posting Date:March 21, 2019
Closing Date:until filled
Employment Type:Full-time

Want to experience banking with purpose?

At Kindred Credit Union, you will be part of cooperative banking that connects values
and faith with finances, inspiring peaceful, just, and prosperous communities.

You're invited to make a difference...

as a full-time Director, Commercial Credit in our Head Office

Reporting to the Vice-President Credit Strategy and Underwriting, the Director Commercial Credit is an exciting new role leading and overseeing Kindred’s growth plan for our Commercial Credit Business.  The role is responsible for all aspects of Commercial Lending including policy, products, reporting, and delivering new Commercial capabilities for Kindred and its members. This position will also provide advice, coaching/mentoring, and resources to build the expertise of branch and head office lending staff; provide oversight and risk management for the larger more complex commercial credit portfolio and; originate, execute and oversee a structured loan syndication program.

What to bring

You bring your values-based approach and professional experience to our strong team of lending experts. As an integral member of head office Lending Services, your practical insights and judgment will help Kindred to grow safely by diversifying who we serve and targeting more and bigger Commercial business. Your strong relationship building skills along with your ability to focus on solutions will allow you to thrive in this position.

Plus, you bring your qualifications and experience:

>  University/College graduate in business or related field

>  Advanced knowledge of commercial products and services

>  Understanding of the syndicated loan business an asset

>  10 years of lending experience

>  Commercial business experience

>  Proven leadership skills including ability to mentor and coach others

Why Kindred

You will be part of a collaborative workplace where you’ll be asked to participate in the business and share your voice. You’ll be expected to continually grow your skills and abilities and to share your expertise and experience with colleagues. You’ll also be supported in volunteering your talents for community and other programs that are important to you.

We believe that your life is bigger than any job, so we’ll work together to achieve work-life quality and to care for the overall wellness of the whole you. And of course, your rewards package includes competitive total compensation plus an array of financial products and services at preferred rates for staff. By choosing Kindred, you’ll be joining an engaged workforce: we’re an AON Best Employer, a provider of a Living Wage, and we’re using business as a force for good™ as a B Corp.


Ready to choose Kindred?  Visit to see how we make a difference together!  Apply on our careers page with your resume and cover letter explaining why you want to work for Kindred.  We look forward to connecting with you.

Kindred Credit Union

1265 Strasburg Road, Kitchener, ON N2R 1S6

Visit to see how we make a difference together.


Kindred is a respectful, compassionate and inclusive workplace.
We are committed to a barrier-free recruitment process: if you are selected for an interview
for which you require accommodation due to disability, please notify us when scheduling your interview.