Project Manager I
Steinbach Credit Union
Steinbach, MB

Job Purpose: As a Project Manager, you will research plan, execute, and evaluate corporate project/process initiatives within established timelines and budgets, build and lead project teams, and ensure confidentiality and quality control throughout the project life cycle.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Lead/facilitate the planning and/or implementation of projects by developing detailed project plans, defining resource requirements, and monitoring/communicating project progress
  • Liaise with service providers, project sponsors, and stakeholders to plan, communicate, and coordinate project strategies
  • Review and negotiate statements of work (SOW) with service providers, submitting finalized agreements to project sponsor for approval
  • Collaborate with project sponsor to develop project charter and scope; ensure adherence to charter by monitoring quality, budget, timelines, and resources throughout the project life cycle
  • Manage changes in the project scope, identify potential issues or opportunities, and recommend/implement process and/or project plan changes as necessary
  • Prepare project status reports on a regular basis and submit to project sponsor, stakeholders, and/or managers in a timely manner
  • Reconcile conflicting priorities within project initiatives or within cross-functional areas by researching issues/concerns and recommending and/or implementing solutions
  • Motivate, develop, and monitor project teams to ensure successful delivery of project objectives
  • Maintain open communication and cooperation with staff to ensure a friendly and efficient work environment
  • Maintain thorough knowledge of and adhere to project management and/or process improvement methodologies
  • Work collaboratively to achieve departmental and organizational goals by way of ongoing support to the Project Management Office

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or a diploma specializing in project management or business, plus 4 to 6 years of job related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) designation would be considered an asset.
  • Strong negotiation, persuasion and communication skills.
  • Strong business acumen.

For further information and to apply online, visit www.scu.mb.ca/careers by the closing date of June 9, 2019

We are committed to employing a diverse workforce and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time