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Mgr-Technology Strategy

TELUS

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Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2024

Mgr-Technology Strategy

Location:

Edmonton, AB, CA, T5J 0E5

Req ID: 38839
Jobs by Category: Technology Solutions
Job Function: Network & Engineering
Status: Full Time
Schedule: Regular

Join our team and what we'll accomplish together

Are you fascinated by innovative technology that drives business forward? Are you equally interested in the outcomes and financials that make that technology come to life? If so, you may be the right fit for the Manager role supporting the Research and Development (R&D) and Technical Innovations team.


The R&D and Technical Innovations team is responsible for creating a proactive and value- added tax credits and incentives program, utilizing elements that provide information, analysis, tracking, and communications across all teams at TELUS. You’ll help our domestic and international teams identify federal, provincial, state and global tax credits and incentives, quantify and qualify the potential tax opportunities, and increase eligible tax credits and economic incentives based on staying abreast with the relevant Income Tax Acts, tax authority policies, and relevant case law.


As the leader of some very talented business professionals, you will partner closely with the business unit’s leadership team, as well as our technical program and finance partners, to help build our Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED), global R&D business tax incentives and other key innovation and financial deliverables for TELUS around the world. All this will influence key decisions and financial benefits across the TELUS Corporation.


So, if you're ready to make a difference in the world of technology, innovation and finance, join us on this exhilarating leadership journey at TELUS!

What you'll do

  • Lead the completion of SR&ED, (Canada), US and global R&D tax credit claims
  • Build a new program for international R&D tax credit claims (US and various global), dealing with various TELUS businesses around the world
  • As a highly motivated self-starter and thought leader, who has a diverse and broad skill set, and is flexible and collaborative in nature, you will work with all levels of leadership to ideate strategic results through the facilitation and delivery of high visibility and high impact results through programmatic approach
  • Lead, motivate and support a team of high caliber professionals
  • Foster an open communication environment to identify and implement areas for improvement to streamline workflows and optimize resource allocation
  • Lead claim preparation and ensure claim defense strategies are effectively implemented and advocated during Tax Authority audits
  • Lead projects, perform deep dive business analyses / investigations and present insights and conclusions to Director/VPs/EVPs to support financial decision making to help achieve our strategic priorities

What you bring

  • Five or more years of experience leading a strategic, finance or enablement team, or seven or more years of experience providing, program management, business planning and financial operational and supervisory support as a high performing single contributor
  • Experience leading and delegating tasks to high performing individuals.
  • team player with a growth and collaborative mindset with a track record of building and developing cross-functional relationships
  • Ability to present complex information in an easily understood manner andtailor the communication to diverse audiences to facilitate understanding
  • Strong EQ, intellectual curiosity about technology, business insights, problem solving , advanced analytical and financial modeling skills
  • Excellent time management, organization, and planning skills with the ability to manage multiple deliverables in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

Great to haves:

  • University degree in Business, Finance or Accounting
  • Prior experience with the SR&ED tax credit program, including preparing and supporting IT or software-based SR&ED claims
  • Telecommunications/technology industry experience
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
  • Professional Engineer

Salary Range: $108,000-$162,000
Performance Bonus or Sales Incentive Plan: 20%

Actual total compensation will be determined based on factors such as knowledge, skills, performance and experience. In addition, TELUS offers rewarding benefits such as:

  • Comprehensive total rewards package highlighting competitive salary and bonus structures, minimum 3 weeks of vacation, and flexible benefits plan to meet the needs of you and your family
  • Flexibility to work in-office, virtually or a combination of both
  • Generous company matched pension and share purchase programs
  • Opportunity to give back to communities in which we work, live and serve
  • Career growth and learning & development opportunities to develop your skills
  • And much more …

Please note that the compensation shown in the job posting is effective January 2023 and may be subject to change in 2024.

A bit about us

We’re a people-focused, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world.

You’ll find our engaging, high-performance culture personally fulfilling, professionally challenging, and financially rewarding. We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability. Your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

Note for Quebec candidates: if knowledge of English is required for this position, it is because the team member will be asked, on a regular basis, to interact in English with external or internal parties or to use English applications or software as part of their tasks.

Technology Solutions

We’re into seeing where technology can take us, so if you have ever imagined what the future of supply chain management, cybersecurity, the cloud and Internet of Things will look like, we want you to be part of the team that makes it happen.

We are honoured to be recognized

5G
TELUS’s fastest network. 5G enables a superior experience with fast downloads and richer multimedia applications

6
Innovation centres across Canada that bring our team members together with customers, partners, start ups, universities, hospitals and fellow colleagues to tackle some of the biggest technological hurdles Canada will face in the near future.

1
Million active users logging into My TELUS per month (consumer mobility).

Accessibility

TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.

Mgr-Technology Strategy

Location:

Edmonton, AB, CA, T5J 0E5

Req ID: 38839
Jobs by Category: Technology Solutions
Job Function: Network & Engineering
Status: Full Time
Schedule: Regular

Join our team and what we'll accomplish together

Are you fascinated by innovative technology that drives business forward? Are you equally interested in the outcomes and financials that make that technology come to life? If so, you may be the right fit for the Manager role supporting the Research and Development (R&D) and Technical Innovations team.


The R&D and Technical Innovations team is responsible for creating a proactive and value- added tax credits and incentives program, utilizing elements that provide information, analysis, tracking, and communications across all teams at TELUS. You’ll help our domestic and international teams identify federal, provincial, state and global tax credits and incentives, quantify and qualify the potential tax opportunities, and increase eligible tax credits and economic incentives based on staying abreast with the relevant Income Tax Acts, tax authority policies, and relevant case law.


As the leader of some very talented business professionals, you will partner closely with the business unit’s leadership team, as well as our technical program and finance partners, to help build our Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED), global R&D business tax incentives and other key innovation and financial deliverables for TELUS around the world. All this will influence key decisions and financial benefits across the TELUS Corporation.


So, if you're ready to make a difference in the world of technology, innovation and finance, join us on this exhilarating leadership journey at TELUS!

What you'll do

  • Lead the completion of SR&ED, (Canada), US and global R&D tax credit claims
  • Build a new program for international R&D tax credit claims (US and various global), dealing with various TELUS businesses around the world
  • As a highly motivated self-starter and thought leader, who has a diverse and broad skill set, and is flexible and collaborative in nature, you will work with all levels of leadership to ideate strategic results through the facilitation and delivery of high visibility and high impact results through programmatic approach
  • Lead, motivate and support a team of high caliber professionals
  • Foster an open communication environment to identify and implement areas for improvement to streamline workflows and optimize resource allocation
  • Lead claim preparation and ensure claim defense strategies are effectively implemented and advocated during Tax Authority audits
  • Lead projects, perform deep dive business analyses / investigations and present insights and conclusions to Director/VPs/EVPs to support financial decision making to help achieve our strategic priorities

What you bring

  • Five or more years of experience leading a strategic, finance or enablement team, or seven or more years of experience providing, program management, business planning and financial operational and supervisory support as a high performing single contributor
  • Experience leading and delegating tasks to high performing individuals.
  • team player with a growth and collaborative mindset with a track record of building and developing cross-functional relationships
  • Ability to present complex information in an easily understood manner andtailor the communication to diverse audiences to facilitate understanding
  • Strong EQ, intellectual curiosity about technology, business insights, problem solving , advanced analytical and financial modeling skills
  • Excellent time management, organization, and planning skills with the ability to manage multiple deliverables in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

Great to haves:

  • University degree in Business, Finance or Accounting
  • Prior experience with the SR&ED tax credit program, including preparing and supporting IT or software-based SR&ED claims
  • Telecommunications/technology industry experience
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
  • Professional Engineer

Salary Range: $108,000-$162,000
Performance Bonus or Sales Incentive Plan: 20%

Actual total compensation will be determined based on factors such as knowledge, skills, performance and experience. In addition, TELUS offers rewarding benefits such as:

  • Comprehensive total rewards package highlighting competitive salary and bonus structures, minimum 3 weeks of vacation, and flexible benefits plan to meet the needs of you and your family
  • Flexibility to work in-office, virtually or a combination of both
  • Generous company matched pension and share purchase programs
  • Opportunity to give back to communities in which we work, live and serve
  • Career growth and learning & development opportunities to develop your skills
  • And much more …

Please note that the compensation shown in the job posting is effective January 2023 and may be subject to change in 2024.

A bit about us

We’re a people-focused, customer-first, purpose-driven team who works together every day to innovate and do good. We improve lives through our technology solutions and foster a culture of innovation that empowers team members to solve complex problems and create remarkable human outcomes in a digital world.

You’ll find our engaging, high-performance culture personally fulfilling, professionally challenging, and financially rewarding. We’re committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability. Your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here. When you join our team, you’re helping us make the future friendly.

Note for Quebec candidates: if knowledge of English is required for this position, it is because the team member will be asked, on a regular basis, to interact in English with external or internal parties or to use English applications or software as part of their tasks.

Technology Solutions

We’re into seeing where technology can take us, so if you have ever imagined what the future of supply chain management, cybersecurity, the cloud and Internet of Things will look like, we want you to be part of the team that makes it happen.

We are honoured to be recognized

5G
TELUS’s fastest network. 5G enables a superior experience with fast downloads and richer multimedia applications

6
Innovation centres across Canada that bring our team members together with customers, partners, start ups, universities, hospitals and fellow colleagues to tackle some of the biggest technological hurdles Canada will face in the near future.

1
Million active users logging into My TELUS per month (consumer mobility).

Accessibility

TELUS is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process.

Join our team and what we'll accomplish together

Are you fascinated by innovative technology that drives business forward? Are you equally interested in the outcomes and financials that make that technology come to life? If so, you may be the right fit for the Manager role supporting the Research and Development (R&D) and Technical Innovations team.


The R&D and Technical Innovations team is responsible for creating a proactive and value- added tax credits and incentives program, utilizing elements that provide information, analysis, tracking, and communications across all teams at TELUS. You’ll help our domestic and international teams identify federal, provincial, state and global tax credits and incentives, quantify and qualify the potential tax opportunities, and increase eligible tax credits and economic incentives based on staying abreast with the relevant Income Tax Acts, tax authority policies, and relevant case law.


As the leader of some very talented business professionals, you will partner closely with the business unit’s leadership team, as well as our technical program and finance partners, to help build our Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED), global R&D business tax incentives and other key innovation and financial deliverables for TELUS around the world. All this will influence key decisions and financial benefits across the TELUS Corporation.


So, if you're ready to make a difference in the world of technology, innovation and finance, join us on this exhilarating leadership journey at TELUS!

What you'll do

  • Lead the completion of SR&ED, (Canada), US and global R&D tax credit claims
  • Build a new program for international R&D tax credit claims (US and various global), dealing with various TELUS businesses around the world
  • As a highly motivated self-starter and thought leader, who has a diverse and broad skill set, and is flexible and collaborative in nature, you will work with all levels of leadership to ideate strategic results through the facilitation and delivery of high visibility and high impact results through programmatic approach
  • Lead, motivate and support a team of high caliber professionals
  • Foster an open communication environment to identify and implement areas for improvement to streamline workflows and optimize resource allocation
  • Lead claim preparation and ensure claim defense strategies are effectively implemented and advocated during Tax Authority audits
  • Lead projects, perform deep dive business analyses / investigations and present insights and conclusions to Director/VPs/EVPs to support financial decision making to help achieve our strategic priorities

What you bring

  • Five or more years of experience leading a strategic, finance or enablement team, or seven or more years of experience providing, program management, business planning and financial operational and supervisory support as a high performing single contributor
  • Experience leading and delegating tasks to high performing individuals.
  • team player with a growth and collaborative mindset with a track record of building and developing cross-functional relationships
  • Ability to present complex information in an easily understood manner andtailor the communication to diverse audiences to facilitate understanding
  • Strong EQ, intellectual curiosity about technology, business insights, problem solving , advanced analytical and financial modeling skills
  • Excellent time management, organization, and planning skills with the ability to manage multiple deliverables in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

Great to haves:

  • University degree in Business, Finance or Accounting
  • Prior experience with the SR&ED tax credit program, including preparing and supporting IT or software-based SR&ED claims
  • Telecommunications/technology industry experience
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation
  • Professional Engineer

This job is no longer accepting applications

See open jobs at TELUS.