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Senior Program Manager - CNI Business Portfolio


Vancouver, British Columbia, CA Calgary, AB, CA Edmonton, AB, CA

Req ID:  26023
Jobs by Category:  Technology Solutions
Job Function:  Network & Engineering
Status:  Full Time
Schedule:  Regular



Oversee our capital program for the business portfolio, driving strategy, innovation, and evolution for how we connect our business customers.


Our team and what we’ll accomplish together


We are responsible for a significant capital envelope that is responsible for building the best PureFibre network in the world. We interlock with teams across the organization to ensure our capital is invested wisely, and that we deliver to the results we promise. We are not just a finance team, we drive strategy, innovation, and results defining industry best practices in capital governance, change management, and systems implementation.


What you’ll do


You will be responsible for our business portfolio and help us solve complex challenges for how we deploy our network, along with how we ensure down stream success from sales to installation. You will be responsible for preparing and delivering executive presentations, you will work with peers in marketing and NBD to assess complex problems and deliver recommendations to director and VP audiences. You will maintain a monthly forecast across three sub streams within business and deliver results while mitigating risk partnering with our build teams. You will support your fellow team members by sharing your experience and contributing to a collaborative work culture.





What you bring


  • Strong financial acumen with robust analytical skills that drive insights and improvements to the organization
  • Compelling story-telling, distilling complex problems into concise summaries and delivering executive level presentations
  • Analyze and solve business problems by developing insightful, innovative, and practical solutions to complex or unstructured challenges / opportunities
  • Drive change as or when required and not be hesitant to “roll up your sleeves” to get job done
  • Proven ability to facilitate stakeholder agreement, solve problems, and motivate people to take action, including virtual team members
  • Demonstrated ability to influence cross-functional stakeholders and gain buy-in
  • Structure and manage projects, including planning and coordinating project teams, to meet scope, schedule, budget, and quality commitments while minimizing potential obstacles and risks
  • Influence the technical delivery teams to deliver within project scope, schedule, and cost, and recommend alternate strategies as required
  • Maximize project team performance by providing team members with a clear sense of direction and an understanding of their respective responsibilities, and by encouraging open discussion of ideas, issues, and competing viewpoints
  • Lead, mentor, and develop the business and technical team members engaged on your portfolio




  • Familiarity with CNI or our TBS organization
  • 5+ Years of experience in a similar role with MBA, PMP, or equivalent project management background
  • Budget management experience including forecasting, accruals, SAP, Fieldglass 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.





Technology Solutions

We’re into seeing where technology can take us, so if you have ever imagined what the future of supply chain management, cybersecurity, the cloud and Internet of Things will look like, we want you to be part of the team that makes it happen.

We are honoured to be recognized

TELUS’s fastest network. 5G enables a superior experience with fast downloads and richer multimedia applications

Innovation centres across Canada that bring our team members together with customers, partners, start ups, universities, hospitals and fellow colleagues to tackle some of the biggest technological hurdles Canada will face in the near future.

Million active users logging into My TELUS per month (consumer mobility).


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.