Director, Credit

Company: Farm Credit Canada
Posted Date: 2019-08-12
Closing Date: 2019-09-08


Closing Date (MM/DD/YYYY): 09/08/2019

Worker Type: Permanent

Language(s) Required: English, French

Location: Mississauga, ON or Kanata, ON or Montreal, QC


Lead a strong Corporate and Commercial Credit team or AgProduction Credit team. Ensure due diligence is done on day-to-day lending, while maintaining a consistent lending culture throughout FCC. This position is designated bilingual (English and French), and the successful candidate must be able to communicate in both of Canada’s official languages.


What you’ll do:

  • Provide a consistent vision for credit (either Corporate and Commercial or AgProduction)
  • Coach and mentor the Credit team on all aspects of credit risks including technical coaching due diligence, and quality of their  reviews.
  • Create development plans and create a learning environment to foster personal growth of employees
  • Support a vision of Credit Management being a learning centre
  • Establish workload priorities and resolve conflicting priorities
  • Build strong partnerships with other FCC divisions
  • Work collaboratively with other business units, to fulfill corporate priorities
  • Adjudicates eligibility with the Senior Director to ensure it’s a fit under FCC’s mandate and assess the reputational risk to FCC

What we’re looking for:

  • Strong communicator who can translate and share knowledge to diverse audiences
  • Expertise in the analysis of commercial lending opportunities, and the application of advanced credit analysis and risk mitigation strategies
  • Proven leader who can provide direction to employees working through a situation to develop sound solutions

What you’ll need:

  • Undergraduate degree in business, economics or agricultural economics, supplemented by seven to 10 years of experience in commercial lending (or equivalent combination of education and experience);
  • A drive to help others achieve their goals


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