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Senior Programmer - Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis

Reference ID: PRO02858-18

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Edmonton, AB
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Full Time
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Management and Executive



Ready to deploy your programming and business analysis expertise?

Join our team

The TELUS Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis team is seeking a business savvy and driven individual who has a passion for end to end business ownership.

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

As a Senior Project Manager, each day will keep you on your toes with your value-add Financial Planning & Analysis and Reporting expertise.

You will provide guidance to internal clients and key decision-makers to help TELUS gain competitive advantage and maximize value creation by delivering innovative solutions and operational excellence.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together
    •Prime responsibility for development and maintenance of Hyperion TELUS-wide planning tools used for annual budget, monthly triages, strat check activities; tools used for all business units •Works with Business Unit (BU) Controllers to design, build, and maintain evolving planning tools to support planning activities •Manages all Information Technology (IT) software/environment updates and coordinates with Business Transformation & Operations (BTO) to ensure minimal downtime and perform User Acceptance Testing (UAT) •Performs Hyperion project management roles for larger projects •Initiates and implements ongoing process improvements to improve efficiency in Hyperion as well as other planning and actuals tools; also design and build other process improvements e.g. centralized accrual process/tool; Key Performance Indicator (KPI) restatements for other systems •Overall subject matter experts in SAP Controlling (CO) module, providing expertise to all Controller groups in Finance •Advises management of risks and recommendations for Hyperion model development; develops timelines for model improvements; coordinates testing schedules with users •Independent analyst and able to complete tasks which are on tight schedules; able to quickly adapt to changing deadlines / priorities /processes; prioritizes own work to ensure all deliverables met •Ensures communication to all stakeholders and leaders to ensure clear direction and processes are implemented in a timely manner; escalates issues where appropriate •Coaches and mentors immediate team as well as other Controller groups

Here's how
    Big Thinker:
      •Strong analytical skills are required, including the ability to work and present in Microsoft (MS) Excel •Familiarity with Hyperion Planning •Familiarity with SAP management reporting & planning processes
    Expert Communicator:
      •Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build good working relationships and influence others at all levels of the organization •Excellent verbal & written communications skills
    Collaborative Team Player:
      •Able to work well in a cross-functional team environment maintaining inter-departmental respect, sensitivity to all perspectives and information
    Proactive Planner:
      •Strong organizational skills with the ability to scope out difficult tasks, set objectives and goals, develop schedules, prioritize multiple activities, and anticipate roadblocks •Able to manage multiple deliverables to meet deadlines and goals in fast-paced, ever-changing, and sometimes ambiguous environment
    Results-Driven Achiever:
      •Ability to take responsibility, make decisions quickly and solve problems •Capacity to take initiative and ownership of issues and tasks through to resolution


Qualifications:


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Minimum of 7 years of relevant systems development and analytical experience in a large, complex, and dynamic organization •University degree in Business, Computer Science or Engineering or a college diploma; required experience demonstrated by progressive responsibilities •Experience in Hyperion Planning software & SAP management reporting •Programming experience with scripting languages like Perl, Python, MS Excel macro development (Visual Basic for Applications), MS Access development •Analytical, problem solving, decision making, priority management, risk analysis, business process knowledge and acumen and conceptual thinking skills

Great-to-have
    •Telecommunications industry experience

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.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

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: September 29, 2018
Closes: November 28, 2018
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10,000+ employees
Industry:
Technology
Telecommunications

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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 ...