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Senior Project Manager

Reference ID: ROL02493-16
Information Technology
Full Time
Vancouver, BC     

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Are you interested in creating the future of work?

At TELUS, we're looking for bright people who like solving big problems. And as part of the People & Culture team, you tackle all kinds. We are not your standard (traditional) HR. We embrace discomfort and we have fun doing it. We're just as passionate about our team as we are about our customers and we're looking for people that radiate this passion.

Here's what we believe -
    •We are ONE team - there's no room for egos or blame •Everything we do is tied to the business - not dictated by rules or policies •We challenge the status quo - and when others think we're done, we make it better •We live up to our commitments - to ourselves, our friends, family, peers, leaders and our customers •Our success is all about how we do things - how we think, solve problems, deliver, communicate, and more

Position Overview:

You will be joining a team with big ambitions and responsibility for some of the largest People initiatives at TELUS. Our team covers a broad portfolio including compensation, transition services, benefits, payroll, Health Services and Wellness. Reporting directly to the VP-Total Rewards, this role works closely with Directors across the team and very closely with the Program Management Office for People & Culture.


    •Maintain the overarching view of programs taking place across all of Total Rewards and collaborate with support partners, especially the P&C PMO, to ensure successful execution •Manage the planning of annual programs and work across Total Rewards to develop high-quality, timely deliverables •Consult and provide support for ad hoc projects as needed •Maintain the status of key portfolio priorities to ensure leaders are well informed •Lead the development of annual scorecards and provide support for quarterly reporting •Provide support for leadership meetings, including strategic agenda management and preparation for leadership off-sites


Required Skills and Abilities:
    •You are highly comfortable with change and ambiguity •You are able to operate at intersections - of big ideas and small details, of thinking and doing, of boldness and humility, of leading and following •You have exceptional skills in the following areas: transformation, project management, change management, diverse stakeholder management, process improvement, quantitative and qualitative analysis, business writing, influencing, and executive presentations •You are highly proficient with MS Office Suite - PowerPoint, Excel, Word - and digital tools more broadly •You are able to work confidently with internal and external stakeholders at all levels of an organization •You are capable of managing high volume workloads while keeping close attention to details •You have the ability to flex your work schedule to meet the demands of our clients and stakeholders

Required Professional Designation/Certification:
    •Bachelor's degree required •Strategy, project management, innovation, process improvement, and organizational development certifications would be an asset, though not required

Required Experience:
    •7-10 years of related experience, particularly focused on Project Management (an asset) •Diversity of past experiences would be considered an asset

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 15, 2016
Closes:November 27, 2016
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About Telus

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 ...