Project Manager

An exciting and immediate new career opportunity is currently available at WFCU Credit Union to support the growth of the credit union as a:

Project Manager

As the Project Manager, you will be accountable for ensuring that all required activities for new Payments related initiatives are completed on time, and have been appropriately tested. This includes the development, setup, and ongoing support of the credit union’s payment platforms and all member facing and vendor initiatives.

In summary, the Project Manager will:
  • Manage projects effectively from start to finish using hybrid agile methodology.
  • Establish and maintain effective partnerships with the various internal and external stakeholders involved in the credit union’s priority projects for Payments.
  • Create and maintain all components of the Project Management Plan including project schedule, budget, resource assignment, and risks register.
  • Act as the central point of communication for the internal project team and other internal and external stakeholders.
  • Oversee the estimation process.
  • Weekly reconciliation and reporting on the project budget.
  • Prompt communication and resolution of any changes to the project scope, schedule, and cost.
  • Own the change control process to avoid scope creep by ensuring that only approved changes are implemented.
  • Prioritize project work according to dependencies, urgency, and impact.
  • Lead project meetings and design reviews.
  • Provide regular project status reports on deliverables, identifying any challenges and recommended next steps.
  • Any other duties as assigned.
The “must-have” skills and qualifications that we’re looking for are:
  • The successful candidate must have a post-secondary education in business, finance, or other equivalent discipline.
  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant working experience is required.
  • A PMP certification is required.
  • An applicant must demonstrate a high level of critical thinking and innovative problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of different project management methodologies, strong attention to detail, exceptional time management and organizations skills are required.
  • Applicants must demonstrate excellent proficiency using Microsoft Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • The successful candidate must also have a successful track record of managing multiple projects simultaneously as well as presenting and explaining project specific information to diverse types of audiences.
If you feel you’re a great fit, let us know why!

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications may be sent to the attention of:

Elliott Duda
Recruitment Lead - WFCU Credit Union
3000 Marentette Avenue, Windsor, Ontario N8X 4G2
[email protected]

WFCU Credit Union will accommodate the needs of candidates with disabilities through our recruitment process as we are made aware of these requests. The accommodation will be based on the individual needs of the job candidate.

Working at WFCU Credit Union
For the fourth consecutive year, WFCU Credit Union has been certified as a Great Place to Work®, as well as repeatedly having been named one of the Best Workplaces in Canada™. Be part of a team committed to providing members with a high level of service while making the communities we serve the best places to live and work.

As an employee of WFCU Credit Union, you'll have the opportunity to work in a positive, goal-driven, and professional environment. Experience our unmatched commitment to opportunities for professional and self-development, employee wellness, competitive compensation and a culture of celebration!

Our award-winning HR philosophy to "hire the best, treat them well, and see them stay" is a point of pride and a key factor in our employees' success and WFCU Credit Union's success. We seek the best and brightest professionals and provide them with ample opportunity for advancement. Our industry-leading compensation package includes comprehensive benefits and training programs plus a fantastic wellness program with several distinctive perks.

It's an exciting time to join our team. To find out more, apply today!

About WFCU Credit Union
WFCU Credit Union is a leading, progressive financial organization headquartered in Southwestern Ontario. Proudly serving residents, community organizations, small businesses, commercial entities, and public institutions for over 80 years, WFCU Credit Union is the sixth-largest credit union in Ontario and 21st largest credit union in Canada.

With nine retail locations in Windsor-Essex as well as three retail locations in the Waterloo Region through ECU – A Division of WFCU Credit Union and one digital entity, Omnia Direct, we pride ourselves on serving the individual needs of over 62,000 members.