Chief Operations Officer – Up to $115K – Pittsburgh, PA – Job # 1604

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & San Antonio, TX. Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking and accounting talent. In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers or accountants themselves!

We know how to evaluate the very best banking and accounting talent available in the market. Whether you are a candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank or company president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our client is seeking to fill a Chief Operations Officer role to be based in the Pittsburgh, PA area. The selected candidate will be responsible for ensuring that the bank achieves service and operational goals by providing direction, leadership, and motivation to employees at all levels of the company. Reporting directly to the President/CEO this position is a key member of the senior leadership team at the Bank.

The position includes a generous salary of up to $115K and excellent benefits package.

Chief Operations Officer responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating with the President and CEO and Executive Leadership to establish and accomplish annual goals and objectives as well as strategic plans for the Bank.
  • Planning, developing and supervising the day to day operational functions of the Bank. Oversees Deposit Operations, Loan Operations and Information Technology for the bank.
  • Recruiting, motivating and leading a high-performance management team in achieving/exceeding the budgetary goals of the bank.
  • Guiding the team to manage policies, call center and digital presence in compliance with regulations and engaging employees to provide top notch customer service leading to unique and meaningful customer experiences.
  • Overseeing research, analysis, trends and program evaluation of operations in support of strategic planning, and day-to-day problem-solving.
  • Controlling expenses.
  • Maintaining high customer service standards.
  • Resolving customer service issues.
  • Ensuring that staff follows the Bank’s established policies and procedures.
  • Achieving satisfactory audit ratings.
  • Identifying and mitigating operational risk.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.
  • Attending and participating in community events.
  • Expanding existing and formalize new partnerships.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus Ten years of banking operations related experience, and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Outstanding leadership skills
  • Can demonstrate strategic planning skills
  • Thorough knowledge of bank operations.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Proven leadership skills.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office Suite.
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organization skills and ability to stay productive in a high growth, dynamic environment.

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