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Workforce Planning Manager

Toronto, ON
Full Time
6 days ago
A career in Resourcing and Deployment, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to work in cross line of service staffing helping our network be even more agile in the ever evolving markets we work with, providing the right people on the right projects at the right time. You'll focus on ensuring that resources of suitable skills and calibre are available for tasks and activities as required as well as managing the education, planning, and skills enhancement associated with resources.\n\nReporting to the Managing Director, Resourcing & Deployment, the Workforce Planning Manager will play a pivotal role in enabling our enterprise WFP Program, including a technology rebuild, process design, developing new capabilities & evolving our firm to have a Strategic Workforce Planning mindset. The right candidate will bring a value proposition focus to WFP - measuring impact on Firm Profitability, Client Experience & Employee Experience. You will have had previous experience translating WFP activities into ROI along with shifting focus from short-term Headcount reporting to a longer skills view that informs our People Strategy.
What to consider before applying

•This is a remote position, requiring the ability to work virtually. #LI-Remote

Purpose-led work you'll be part of

As a Workforce Planning Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Be a primary contributor in the PwC WFP Program Core Team. Activities would be consistent with the daily SME responsibilities of delivering an enterprise transformation program
• Partner with the WFP Team to design & implement our path from Operational Workforce Planning to Strategic Workforce Planning (with a primary focus on skills)
• Partner with Business Leaders, HRBPs, Talent Acquisition (TA) and Finance to facilitate annual workforce plans & recurring WF insights processes
• Design & launch workforce reporting, including dashboards, KPI's and quarterly reviews in alignment with key stakeholders
• Understand LoS business strategies that inform their WF plans
• Collaborate with TA/HRBP teams to use insights and external market talent data
• Deliver insights on the root causes of resource gaps; Make recommendations that will optimize in-year utilization & best meet client/employee needs
• Support the development and growth of teammates to enable meaningful careers & an exceptional employee experience.
• Build an individual & team brand as trusted advisor and subject-matter expert
• Live our values that make us a great place to work
• Participate in cross functional projects as assigned, including automation of workforce planning processes

Experiences and skills you'll use to solve

• WFP experience demonstrating clear success outcomes
• Anaplan Model Builder and/or a WFP tool certification equivalent
• Experience with HR Data applications (e.g. Workday, SAP Success Factors) & Visualization tools (e.g. PowerBI, Tableau)
• Experience in HR/organizational people reporting data (e.g., headcount, attrition, recruiting metrics, etc.)
• Ability to build strong relationships across all levels of an organization
• Exceptional financial, analytical and problem-solving skills
• Strong learning curiosity with initiative, flexibility & professional maturity
• A team player who can lead complex projects with many diverse stakeholders
• Strong communication & storyboarding/presentation skills
• A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences, developing and
coaching diverse teams, and ensuring diverse perspectives are heard

Why you'll love PwC

We're inspiring and empowering our people to change the world. Powered by the latest technology, you'll be a part of amazing teams helping public and private clients build trust and deliver sustained outcomes. This purpose-led work, and our continuous development environment, will take your career to the next level. We reward your impact, and support your wellbeing, through a competitive compensation package, inclusive benefits and flexibility programs that will help you thrive in work and life. Learn more about us at

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