NAFCU Employment Opportunities

Founded in 1967, the National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) is an independent voice in Washington, focusing exclusively on the needs and issues of federal credit unions. NAFCU's specific, overriding purpose: to directly shape the laws and regulations under which federal credit unions operate.

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Programs and Meetings Administrator

The National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions (NAFCU) in Arlington, VA seeks an Administrator for its educational programs.

  • NAFCU is the leading trade association for America's federally-insured credit unions.  Our mission is to provide our members and the credit union industry the absolute best in federal advocacy, education, and compliance assistance.
  • We are not just a trade association.  We love credit unions -- especially our members -- and will do what it takes to help them succeed.  The programs and conferences we offer throughout the year and across the nation aim to inspire, invigorate, and educate at all levels.

This position will coordinate the maintenance and implementation of our certification programs.  The administrator also will assist the Director of Education in the production of materials for NAFCU's educational programs, for both webcasts and conferences.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree – English, Education, Communications, or Marketing major preferred
  • Excellent writing, editing, research, and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
  • Ability to review and edit  the work of others
  • Ability to quickly learn and become proficient with new technologies/systems including databases, email software, Internet editing tools, etc.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
  • Must be a strong team player, with the ability to juggle multiple projects, manage deadlines, and be flexible with changing priorities
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Positive attitude

Desired Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year experience in a similar position; work within a trade association, credit union, or the financial services industry preferred.

The ideal candidate:

  • Likes to improve things, always leaving processes, people, and places better than s/he found them
  • Is enthusiastic and positive, always seeing the best in colleagues and members, and striving to help both in any way possible
  • Understands that trade associations are businesses that need to make money; understands the need to grow revenues; and, is driven to accomplishing that goal

To apply, email resume with cover letter and salary requirements to hr@nafcu.org.  EOE.