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Project Manager II

Reference ID: PRO02393-16
Management and Executive
Full Time
Vancouver, BC     

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Position Overview:

The CSD Service Transformation team is looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic and driven individual with a proven track-record of delivery. As a Project Manager II, you will play a key role planning, executing and delivering complex, transformational projects in CSD. You have a proven ability to collaborate across business units and with key stakeholders to execute on initiatives with high complexity and/or business impact. The ability to lead strategies through the creation of solution alternatives, assessments, planning and analysis is key to the success of the individual in this role. You demonstrate a high degree of autonomy and can develop strong partnerships with both internal and external business leaders to deliver on your objectives.

Who is Customer Solutions Delivery?

Customer Solutions Delivery (CSD) is responsible for providing service delivery for our consumer customers while designing, maintaining and upgrading our wireline network. With over 2,500 team members and 2,000 partners across Canada, the CSD team is working in our communities, on the road, on-site and behind the scenes, to make sure our customers have the services they need when they need them.

Who is CSD Service Transformation?

The CSD Service Transformation team partners with key stakeholders across CSD and TELUS to design and deploy complex, system-based business capabilities that deliver significant business value. We collaborate with Consumer Small Business leadership to define and deliver the systems strategy and business capabilities to bring TELUS wireline service to our customers' premise. Responsible for the CSD MLT capital, we drive efficiency and improve customer service by enhancing systems capabilities for workforce management, scheduling, and dispatch


As a Project Manager II on the CSD Service Transformation team, you will lead business and technical professionals in the end-to-end planning and delivery of CSD's MLT system-focused projects. From business case development through to final delivery and business benefit realization, you will be accountable for the overall success of your project portfolio and your performance will be measured by the successful realization of your portfolio's targeted business case benefits.

You are an energetic and dynamic project management professional, and will leverage your strong stakeholder management experience to successfully deliver the following outcomes:
    •Structure and manage projects, include defining project scope and objectives; secure appropriate resources; develop detailed plans to ensure completion of projects on time, on budget, and satisfying objectives, while minimizing potential obstacles and risks
    •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
    •Manage multiple initiatives concurrently
    •Develop and track project financials
    •Ensure deliverables conform to quality standards
    •Ensure effective control of projects: Address conflicting priorities, issues, risks, dependencies and change
    •Communicate project details effectively to executive stakeholders and project teams
    •Lead, mentor, and develop the business and technical team members engaged on your portfolio
    •Manage all aspects of projects over all phases of the life cycle (initiate, plan, launch, control, and close)


Required Knowledge:
    •Demonstrated working knowledge of project management methodologies, principles and practices
    •Experience in managing one large scale project with multiple phases, or multiple smaller scale projects, working with a diverse stakeholder groups

Required Skills & Abilities:
    •Demonstrated leadership, problem solving, negotiation, communication and analytical skills
    •Strong time management and organization skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task
    •Excellent communication skills including verbal, written, presentation, and facilitation with the ability to present information to all levels of the organization.
    •Highly motivated, creative, self-sufficient with ability to work successfully under pressure
    •Demonstrated critical thinking, creative problem solving and willingness to ensure results
    •Passion for customer service, high performance, fast-paced work culture, and leading-edge technology
    •Advanced knowledge of MS Project, MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint), and Visio
    •Solid financial and quantitative skills

Required Professional Designation/Certification:
    •Bachelor's degree in Business, or Computer Science, or Engineering, or equivalent education and/or experience

Required Experience:
    •Minimum 3 years work experience managing projects
    •Stakeholder management experience including senior executives is an asset
    •Experience working within the Telecommunications industry

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.

Posted: October 23, 2016
Closes:November 13, 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 ...