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Business Consultant (Coaching Excellence) - Lower Mainland

Reference ID: PLA02595-16
Management and Executive
Full Time
Vancouver, BC     

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Position Overview:

The Customer Solutions Delivery (CSD) Coaching Excellence Program is a best in class program, designed to develop great leaders, drive better performance, talent attraction and retention. CSD is striving to evolve our leadership style from performance managers to coaches who foster relationships based on trust and credibility rather than metrics or outcomes. As part of the Program Management Office, you will be the voice of the coaching program, responsible for unlocking the potential of our people leaders through the development and implementation of a robust, actionable and measurable program.

This position reports to the Director - Business Strategy Development and is headquartered out of Edmonton, Calgary or the Greater Vancouver area.

Are you someone who?
    •Is passionate about inspiring, motivating and fostering talent?
    •Has a demonstrated ability to coach instead of performance-manage?
    •Is able to have tough conversations and make decisive calls?
    •Pursues improvement as a calling demonstrating grit, self-awareness and emotional intelligence?

What's in it for you?

You will be responsible for the growth and efficacy of the CSD Coaching Excellence program. Through your unwavering passion for the principles of coaching and exceptional support of our people leaders, you foster a culture of coaching which, in turn, builds inspired and motivated teams who provide exceptional service to both our internal and external customers and drives our Likelihood to Recommend (L2R).

Positions are currently available in the following locations:
    •British Columbia
    •Greater Vancouver Area

Finally, a career you'll love.

Main Responsibilities:
    •Learn and master the CSD coaching principles becoming the leading expert and voice of the program
    •Ensuring the coaching excellence vision and roadmap are implemented
    •Provide on-going coaching support to all CSD people leaders regardless of title
    •Support activities will include such things as:
      •Regular one on one support, including role plays etc
      •Organizing group coaching cafes and forums
      •Mentoring and growing our Guiding Coalition
    •You will be the main contributor to enable the change management and adoption plans
    •Develop and implement frameworks to monitor, analyze and offer insights related to adoption of the coaching excellence program
    •Report on the financial health and efficacy of the overall coaching program


Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
    •Ability to demonstrate a passion for coaching and leadership excellence along with a desire to inspire and drive accountability in others
    •Strong Inter-personal skills/people person
    •Excellent communication skills with the ability to succinctly and clearly present
    •Must be comfortable presenting at the executive level
    •Sound analytical skills and the ability to use these skills to support various business decisions or proposals
    • Proven track record on leading & delivering complex projects
    •A bias for action and building strong and trusted relationships
    •Create and implement an on-going training schedule
    •Report and present on the program at various meetings including the CSD Leadership Team
    •Consult and provide guidance and advise when coaching isn't working and liaise with Labor Relations
    •Confidentiality is an important aspect of this role

Education, Certifications & Experience:
    •Demonstrated ability to influence and motivate people outside of an authority relationship and forge productive and lasting alliances across all areas of the business
    •Previous operations management experience is an asset
    •University Degree or equivalent and 5+ years in a leadership role is required

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.

The TELUS team is as diverse as the society we live in and the customers we serve. We're also passionate about creating success for our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our team. And we do so by living the TELUS values and delivering on our Customers First commitments .

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. OPPAPMCS

Posted: October 23, 2016
Closes:December 14, 2016
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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 ...