Assistant Branch Manager (Arlington, VA)

NOTICE: JOB APPLICANTS LIMITED TO DC, MD, OR VA RESIDENTS. Please note that we are exclusively considering applicants residing in the District of Columbia, Maryland, or Virginia for all open positions.

Lafayette Federal Credit Union has earned the 2024 Top Workplaces award from USA Today!

Welcome to Lafayette Federal Credit Union Careers! Our organization is growing, and we are seeking top-notch individuals to provide support to our members. Our employees are a critical component in our endeavor to be the premier financial partner for every one of our members. 

  • Do you have experience leading a team of people?
  • Do you have a passion for people and value friendly, welcoming interactions?
  • Do you value helping people find solutions to their needs?
  • Are you looking for the next step in your career that will position you to lead and grow in the financial services industry?

If so, then Lafayette Federal may have the perfect opportunity for you! We are seeking an Assistant Branch Manager to join our team in our Crystal City Financial Service Center.

About us:

Our Difference: What makes Lafayette Federal cutting-edge? Lafayette Federal Credit Union is not only a great place to bank, but also a great place to work! We have been recognized nationally by (1) Newsweek’s America’s Best Bank’s list, (2) we’ve received a 5-star rating from Bauer financial, and (3) we’ve also ranked #12 in S&P Global’ s Top Performing Credit Union’s in 2022 for the second year in a row!

Our Culture: Lafayette Federal is about inclusion, diversity, high performance, and new opportunities. Teamwork and our sense of community also make Lafayette Federal a great place to work. Each person is valued for his or her unique set of skills. We share a common devotion to the people we serve, participating in charity events throughout each year and giving back to the community. 


Our Opportunities: Professional development, training, and certification is a priority for our employees. We want you to reach your career goals and provide support that leads to opportunities of advancement within the industry.

We are seeking an Assistant Branch Manager to join our team who is passionate about providing the highest level of service to our members! As an Assistant Branch Manager, you will be part of a dynamic team focused on providing credit union members with an unparalleled service experience while proactively seeking opportunities to cross-sell products and services for the betterment of our members. You will also coach and mentor our Member Service Representative because you have a passion for helping others succeed. 

You will be working in a stable and consistent environment in a growing organization. You will have a lot of opportunity for growth and progression as you work in teams with an emphasis in training and development of our employees. If you enjoy learning about banking products and services and interacting with members regularly to improve their relationship with you and the credit union, this is the career for you.


A typical day as an Assistant Branch Manager will include:

  • Coordinating the day-to-day operations of the branch in accordance with established policies & procedures while ensuring that quality service standards are maintained.
  • Performing all duties of a Member Service Representative as needed.
  • Acting as Branch Manager in his/her absence.
  • Responding to questions and/or providing information upon request from members (internal & external).
  • Processing requests/transactions as appropriate.
  • Assisting members and potential members in understanding and utilizing Credit Union products and services.


  • Six months to two years of similar or related experience.
  • A two-year college degree or completion of a specialized course of study at a business or trade school is a plus.

Technical Skills:

  • Proficiency in MS Outlook, Excel, and Word

Top benefits or perks: 

 Joining Lafayette Federal comes with perks to support you in your personal and professional journey. We provide employees with a generous benefits package including:

  • Employer paid (99.9%) health insurance premium for single and family coverage (HMO Plan)
  • Fully funded deductible (HMO Plan)
  • 401k employer matching contribution
  • Income protection with life insurance, short and long-term disability
  • Paid time off & holiday leave
  • Educational assistance
  • Commuter benefits program and more!


Discover the perfect blend of career opportunity and quality of life in Crystal City, Virginia. Our company is excited to expand this vibrant community, offering you a chance to work and thrive in one of the most sought after locations!


The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It is not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities, and qualifications for this job.

*Lafayette Federal Credit Union is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer