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Business Consultant - Capital Management

Reference ID: PLA03660-18

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Do you have a natural desire to work across large programs and transform how we invest in leading edge technologies?

Our team is looking for YOU - someone who is ready to roll up their sleeves and deploy their engineering and/or financial expertise to further evolve our capital investment strategy, efficiencies and analytics. Our team leads technology capital management within the Technology Strategy business unit (i.e. Planning & Project Management).

Technology Strategy (TS) is at the heart of building TELUS' next-generation technology roadmap and driving TELUS' multi-billion dollar investments in best-in-class network and technology solutions.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

At the core of your talents is your innate ability to communicate; you transform your in-depth analysis into a clear format that stakeholders understand! You also are keen to learn new things, identify efficiencies, and drive change.

As a Business Consultant, you will be an integral part of the Network Transformation Capital Management team within Technology Strategy. Together, this team manages technology capital investments for all of TELUS including wireless and wireline networks. Each day, we see the big picture of projects, and conduct in-depth analysis accordingly. We work with the Planning and Project Management organizations and Investment & Program Management (I&PM) group to provide direction, leadership and continual improvement for the network capital program.

Here's how

Reporting to the Director - Technology Strategy, you will take on many exciting opportunities:
    Capital Investment Transformation:
      •Lead the evolution of the portfolio and program performance governance model •Develop the 2019 investment value framework across TS and other business units •Lead the 2019 capital planning prioritization process •Lead strategic analysis to monitor capital execution, support data driven prioritization decisions and drive strategic choices on capital investments driven by program performance •Manage ongoing efforts around program performance measurement and investment rebalancing to drive higher returns •Drive the development and information management for unit cost modelling, returns based analyses and capital efficiency programs
    Analytical Thinker:
      •Develop returns and performance based prioritization frameworks to support optimal capital investments •Manage detailed analytics to support the development and execution of capital efficiency programs •Support the continual development and management of existing and new capital processes and tools •Enhance driver-based models to facilitate investment decisions
    Collaborative Communicator:
      •Ability to articulate a compelling story via powerful business cases and presentations, and supporting the teams within your portfolio in producing the same •Develop and lead deep dives to further evolve program performance reporting methodology •Be the governing arm supporting investment prioritization across effectively performing programs •Lead reviews with the planning and operational teams on capital and operating metrics •Lead cross team planning reviews to ensure programs are interlocked end-to-end •Support ad-hoc projects and initiatives


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •10+ years of demonstrated progressive experience in a related field •Confident in engaging a broad set of stakeholders and collaborating with all levels of the leadership team •Advanced experience in building business cases and strategic documents •Comfortable managing ambiguity and ability to synthesize complex information into meaningful information and recommendations •Ability to lead change, promote innovation and engage others to implement optimal solutions •Advanced experience in data analysis working with advanced functions in Microsoft (MS) Excel (pivot, macros and data analytic tools) •Passion for lifelong learning, innovation and continuous improvement •Bachelor degree in Business, Computer Science or Engineering

    •Strong knowledge and working experience in the telecommunications industry •Working knowledge of SAP, Tableau •Business intelligence and analytics experience •Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly ® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: January 11, 2019
Closes: March 12, 2019
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TELUS (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) is Canada’s fastest-growing national telecommunications company, with $12.3 billion of annual revenue and 13.9 million customer connections, including 8.4 million wireless ...