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Business Consultant (Strategic Planning & Performance)

Location: 

Toronto, ON, CA

Req ID:  29366
Jobs by Category:  Operations
Job Function:  Planning and Analysis
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular

Description

 

Join our team


This role sits at the center of TELUS Customer Technology Excellence (CTE)  strategy. The individual is responsible for supporting critical strategy development, strategic implementation measurement & key high priority strategic programs that are focused on improving customer experience, lowering costs & driving value generation. 


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


If you are a team player looking to make an impact on the future direction of technology this the role for you! As a collaborative team player you are empowered to innovate and continuously improve our processes and practices to drive best in class strategy development and governance enabling our Customer Technology Excellence team.


Your ability to simplify complex narratives into a powerful story for all audience levels is unmatched. Your natural ability to form strong working relationships and transform the complicated into simple is underpinned with your strong Google suite skills.  As the successful candidate, you have diverse and broad skills, are flexible in nature and can navigate through ambiguity using a programmatic approach. 


Here’s how

 

  • Strategy development & measurement: you will proactively seek to understand and evolve our strategic priorities to drive success in our short to long term strategy planning
  • Promoting innovative ways of solving problems: you will be relied upon to surface opportunities for CTE to drive improvements on behalf of our customers, team and strategy
  • Culture & structure: with your strong strategic track record you’ll collaborate with key stakeholders to ensure our culture, structure, resources, and scorecards are aligned to our strategic imperatives
  • Presentations & storytelling: your ability to draw out and distill complex and/or ambiguous business updates into succinct insights for executive presentation material drives effective communication at levels connecting programs to business objectives
  • Portfolio management: we will look at you to support various strategic development ad-hoc requests from the leadership team and key stakeholders

 

 

Qualifications

 

You’re the missing piece of the puzzle

 

  • You are fascinated by long-term strategic planning, the future state of technology and you have a deep interest in the evolving expectations of consumers
  • You have 4+ years of working knowledge of strategic planning methodologies, measurement tools and an understanding of telecommunications, or a broad background in technology would be equally advantageous 
  • You have outstanding skills in drafting change management/communication plans, bulletins, presentations, speeches, and other documents
  • You should have a high degree of confidence working directly with VP, SVP level and higher, as you’ll be distilling presentations and talk notes to a “C” suite audience
  • As such, it’s a given that you’ll have strong interpersonal skills and ability to build strong working relationships and the ability to handle multiple initiatives and prioritize effectively
  • An important facet is the ability to demonstrate structured thinking and application to solve problems, as well as an analytical mindset and strong critical thinking skills

 

Great to haves:

 

  • University degree in Business or other relevant field
  • MBA certification
  • Workshop facilitation skills and experience

 

 

A bit about us

We’re a people-first, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability—your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here.

The health and safety of our team, customers and communities is paramount to TELUS. Accordingly, we require anyone joining our team to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

 

 

 

 

Operations

We’re the ones that design, build, repair and maintain the billions of dollars’ worth of the infrastructure that keeps more than 15.2 million Canadians connected.

We are honoured to be recognized

1.4M
Days volunteered in our communities.

70%
Team members that work at home or are mobile.

15.2
Million customers that TELUS is serving across Canada.

Accessibility

TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.