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Manager, Planning and Projects

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Date: May 15, 2018

LOCATION: Calgary, Alberta (CA-AB)

Job Overview

Reporting to the director, central enablement, you will be responsible for the strategic development and evaluation, as well as the selection and process requirements of our field logistics initiatives. You will manage the executive of step change initiatives for field logistics to drive business goals and objectives.

Key Accountabilities

  • Support field logistics leaders to develop strategic plans, advise and measure progress of the plans 
  • Managing the execution of step change initiatives for field logistics to drive business goals and objectives
  • Developing project and change management capabilities within the field logistics organization
  • Support the development of our budget, business plan, key performance indicators (KPIs) and monthly stewardship reports
  • Oversee development and maintenance of operational reporting capabilities
  • Support and provide guidance as it relates to project management accountabilities and responsibilities
  • Develop and lead effective change management techniques, plans and related deliverables 

Required Qualifications

Experience and Education:

  • Ten or more years of experience in project management, with a focus on continuous improvement of projects, and/or operations
  • Integrated project delivery, business process improvement and business transformation  experience preferred
  • Three or more years of experience leading a team
  • Experience in the oil and gas industry is preferred
  • Post-secondary degree is required
  • Project or Change management certification is considered an asset

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Good knowledge of project and program management methodologies and processes
  • In-depth understanding of communications and strategic framework and operating model development
  • Capable of managing complex budgets; budget development, cost control and financial analysis
  • You are someone that fosters a continuous improvement mindset within the team
  • You have demonstrated leadership experience, including consultative leadership to cross functional teams at all levels within the organization

Working Conditions

  • Some travel may be required, primarily to the Wood Buffalo region

Why Suncor
Go ahead. Expect growth. We want you to have a job you're genuinely excited about - as well as opportunities to learn and challenge yourself or mentor others. Plus, Suncor Energy offers a flexible employee package that can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of your life, including:

  • Competitive base salary and compensation programs
  • Attractive annual incentive program
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Rewarding pension and savings plans

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Business Overview
Suncor Energy is Canada's energy company - meaning rewarding opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, contribute and grow in a variety of career-building positions. Our business portfolio spans the entire energy sector, from a leadership position in oil sands development, to refining and marketing operations, natural gas, and conventional oil production, internationally and offshore East Coast Canada.

And while we are working to responsibly develop petroleum resources and contribute to the communities where we live and work, we are also developing our renewable energy portfolio, which includes wind power and biofuels.

As part of Suncor's team, you'll contribute to the ongoing success of Canada's largest energy company - one with a solid track record of growth, a focus on safety and sustainability and tremendous potential for the future. And you'll have the opportunity to learn from experts in the industry and build on your skills every day.

Suncor promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Suncor is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Suncor is committed to accessibility and accommodations will be provided to applicants upon request. At Suncor, we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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JOB CATEGORY: Business Professionals

Job Segment: Sustainability, Offshore Oil, Energy

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