Senior Manager, IT, Nutrien Financial - (Calgary, Alberta or Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, or Loveland, Colorado, U.S.A.)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
Reporting to the Director, IT, Enterprise Applications, Finance, the Sr. Manager, IT, Nutrien Financial, will oversee the technologies and systems that enable the Nutrien Financial business areas. The Sr. Manager, IT, Nutrien Financial will lead a team of IT solution analysis and architects specifically created to implement, sustain and grow the set of high quality applications that support the Nutrien Financial business processes, roadmap and long-term strategy.
The Sr. Manager, IT, Nutrien Financial will work closely with other senior leaders within the broader IT team, and partner with senior Nutrien Financial business stakeholders to deliver solutions that add value for Nutrien.
What you will do:
Lead a high performing team of solution analysts and architects responsible for implementing, deploying and sustaining technologies and systems to the support the Nutrien Financial business function
Work with senior business leaders to facilitate the Nutrien Financial business strategy with technology by developing a deep understanding of strategy, process and business needs
Oversee the development of business cases, technology roadmaps, strategy and budgets to ensure alignment with Nutrien Financial goals
Plan and manage complex programs, projects and initiatives to implement new ERPs and modern technology solutions
Deliver innovative ideas for technology improvements through the “Art of the Possible”
Oversee vendors, system integrators and software contracting activities
Ensure all IT SOX and general compliance and controls are adhered to for all Nutrien Financial systems
Ensure Nutrien Financial technology assets are secured with appropriate cyber security measures
Ensure proper sustainment and integrity of all Nutrien Financial technology assets through regular system upgrades and appropriate testing and quality assurance practices
Communicate results and business impacts of technology initiatives to business stakeholders
Recruit, train, develop, mentor and lead analyst-level employees
What you will bring:
Minimum 10+ years practical experience in information technology roles in an enterprise environment
5+ years in a senior lead role either directly or indirectly leading a team of professionals
5+ years’ experience in planning and executing large complex projects/initiatives
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience (degree related to computer science, finance or business preferred)
Experience managing and working with large vendors and system integrators
Experience with financial, ERP or enterprise systems considered an asset
Direct Experience in SAP S4 (FSCM, CML) is considered an asset
Excellent interpersonal and team building skills with a positive attitude and proven ability to establish strong relationships with finance business leaders, IT leaders and vendors
Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, including strong presentation skills with experience presenting to and fielding questions from senior leaders
Ability to interact with all levels of management, including vice-presidents and executives
Ability to lead, influence and leverage relationships with business and IT to develop compelling system solutions to business problems
Knowledgeable and can produce results in all aspects of vendor and staff management
Strategic and flexible thinker implementing timely and workable solutions in a post-merger, developing and dynamic environment
Proven leader that can build and sustain a high performing team
Adaptable, flexible and able to work in a fast-paced and self-directed environment
High energy, outcome and results driven while able to manage tight deadlines, competing priorities and multiple initiatives simultaneously
Must be able to think calmly in high stress environment, and perform under pressure
Willingness to learn, teach and share information with teammates, peers, management and help coach/lead junior team members
Conducts themselves in a professional manner
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.