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Business Consultant - Mergers & Acquisitions - People & Culture

Reference ID: PLA03785-18

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Shaping the future of how TELUS delivers world-class service to our team members.

Join our team

It's an exciting opportunity to be part of a team supporting business growth strategies by providing human resources (HR) solutions to mergers & acquisitions (M&A).

We are passionate, energetic and results driven thought leaders who thrive in new and ambiguous environments, challenge the status quo, and foster collaborative partnerships to drive the future of People & Culture (P&C) - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) activities at TELUS.

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

As the Business Consultant, you will oversee all P&C - M&A projects for the business unit.

You will provide strategic insight for our leaders as well as ensure high quality and consistent delivery of HR due diligence valuation, change management, communication and post-merger integration activities. Your collaborative approach, project management expertise, and drive to apply and create best practise will deliver exceptional experiences for new team members and position them for success.

This high profile role will be supported by the Vice President - Business Partner (BP).

Here's how
    •Manage the overall project plan for HR - M&A projects specific to the business unit including identifying issues, risks and dependencies for multiple concurrent acquisitions or divestitures •Partner with the M&A Enablement team to analyze people risks and opportunities during due-diligence phase including identification and valuing of key critical employee issues, retaining key talent and cultural assessment •Develop and implement the post-closing people and culture change management, communication and integration plans for all M&A projects specific to the business unit •Based on the strategic rationale of each acquisition, collaborate with M&A Enablement team to recommend a people integration strategy •Collaborate with the business leaders and P&C - Center of Excellence (CoE) to lead the design of the post-acquisition organizational structure, titles and compensation •Work with the BP Director to embed key cultural components in the new acquisition once on-boarded to TELUS, e.g. recognition, Leadership Fundamentals for acquisition leaders, 90 day Pulsecheck like survey post integration •Liaise with acquisition leadership during critical phases of integration •Work with P&C - CoE teams to identify lessons learned and process improvements for continuous evolution of the M&A playbook


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Recognized for your ability to develop thorough project plans and lead team through delivery of activities •Sought out for your expertise in managing change on complex initiatives •Known as a strategic thinker who assesses opportunities, develops strategic plans and builds business cases •Respected for you advanced analytical skills in identifying the real issues and problems, understanding their impact to financial operational and team member experiences •Regarded as a collaborative partner who encourages personal achievement and excellence, supports strategies to attracting, developing and retaining top talent by ensuring every team member receives mentoring, training, feedback, and development opportunities •Considered as an exceptional communicator, influencer and negotiator able to build strong relationship and shape decisions by providing data, facts and meaningful insights •Acknowledged as being proactive, result-oriented and seeking continuously to add value, innovative and drive best practices and process improvements •Noted for your agility and adaptability to a dynamic, continuously changing and fast-paced environment •Valued for your 7 or more years of equivalent experience in an HR Business Partner role and/or HR M&A functions capacity •Bachelor degree in Business Administration or other discipline

    •Bilingualism in English & French, written and spoken •Master of Business Administration (MBA) or other advanced degree

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 28, 2018
Closes: November 27, 2018
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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 ...