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Project Manager - Credit and Lending

Aug 11, 2019

Company: Coast Capital Savings Federal Credit Union 

Location: British Columbia (CA-BC), Surrey   

Job Type: Full-Time 


Together, we help empower you to achieve what’s important in your life.


What’s the job?

Passionate about projects? Like rolling up your sleeves and getting into it? Have a good understanding of Lending and Credit procedures and functions? Our Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO) is looking for a Project Manager to assist us with project focused around Credit and Lending. A highg degree of independence, we are looking for a seasoned resource that we can have drive this initiative for us on time, on budget, within scope, and while maintaining governance. Join us in supporting the achievement of business strategies through planning and managing complex projects and working with various business units. This is an exceptionally fast paced role working on exciting projects that are driving our strategic inititiatives.


What you’ll get to do:

  • Effectively manage multiple projects of varying complexity within set timelines. Key aspects include negotiation and mediation skills pertaining to planning, budgeting, issue resolution, resource acquisition and management. We are a fast paced organization and managing these aspects will help ensure success
  • Be on the lookout and able to identify and proactively manage risks and issues.
  • Determine project structure, identify required skills, knowledge, abilities, as well as define roles and responsibilities of project team members. You’ll even get to develop related project documentation.
  • Manage project plans: tracking, monitoring, and communicating project progress, requirements, quality measures, controlling of scope, and change control processes.  Projects range in size from $500K to $10 million plus in size.
  • Motivate and manage diverse project teams (internal & external) and situations to ensure successful completion of assigned projects on time and on budget.
  • Coach, motivate and develop team members using you top notch leadership skills. Your ability to work with all levels of management and staff will be critical.
  • Be able to keep everyone in the loop by effectively communicating project objectives, requirements, expectations, concepts, and progress to the team, project sponsor, steering committee, senior management and stakeholders as required.


Who are we looking for?

  • A Bachelor’s Degree, PMP certification or Prince II preferred or equivalent experience
  • 5 + years Project Management experience working on projects of a variety in size
  • Knowledgable in Credit and Lending policies and procedures
  • Passionate about working on the project itself versus managing other project managers
  • Process improvement, application, implementation,  project and software development experience
  • Ensuring that governance is maintained for all projects
  • Proficiency in defining project scope, objectives and deliverables
  • Proven experience proactively identifying and managing project risks and issues
  • Exceptional soft skills
  • Adaptability to rapid change and shifting business priorities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including project charters

Why join Coast Capital Savings?


We don’t mean to toot our own horn, but…


  • We improve Canadians’ financial well-being through providing simple financial help.
  • Employees do what’s best for our members. Every day.
  • We believe in being a great corporate citizen so we invest in our local communities by donating our time, money and expertise.
  • Our employees take advantage of the many opportunities to grow their careers.
  • Employees love having a cool place to work with modern LEED certified offices and being recognized with a virtual (and, at times, an actual) high-five.
  • Our inspiring leaders help our employees develop their talents and encourage them to be their fabulous selves.
  • We have a unique culture where we take our business seriously, but ourselves, not so much.
  • We are a Certified B Corp®. Our certification reflects our strong commitment to social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency.
  • In 2019, we earned double kudos by being named one of BC’s Top Employers and one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies – two of the nation’s most coveted business awards, may we add.


Does this position inspire you?  If so, apply today at Coast Capital Savings.