Analyst, IT Potash - 12 month term
Nutrien
Saskatoon, SK
Analyst, IT Potash - (Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada)

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.

Are you passionate about solving complex business problems through technology? Do you get excited about learning new things every day? Can you build trusted relationships by seeking to understand, then digging into the details to come up with solutions? Will you thrive in a culture that empowers you to become an expert, take ownership, and act quickly… while working collaboratively with a like-minded team? If so, keep reading!

This dynamic role is an integral part of the Potash IT team and is responsible for learning the business of potash to enable business outcomes – and business transformation – through technology. Working out of our Saskatoon office, but with an opportunity to visit our Saskatchewan potash operations, you will work with a variety of business stakeholders to understand their needs and challenges. Armed with this knowledge, you will conduct industry scans, market research, and then collaborate with business and IT counterparts to offer viable solutions and then help develop the business case, financial costs, benefits metrics, and an approach and plan for implementing the solution.

Potash IT are business enablers – we combine an understanding of the potash business, with a passion for technology, to help our customers achieve their goals. We aren’t your typical IT group – we rely on our IT Fundamentals to drive the ‘how’ we behave and conduct business:

Be an Expert: We embed ourselves, to become experts in business processes and to understand both the user experience and existing pain points.
Own It: We do what’s right for our company and do what is necessary to make solutions better. We never ignore an issue – if we see it, we own it.
Think Forward: Two steps ahead, we drive our company’s Purpose with technology and innovation. We are adventurous and curious.
Stay Flexible: We’re at our best when we are on our toes. We thrive with quick and frequent change and aren’t attached to the status quo. We go with the flow.
Play as a Team: We have each other’s backs. We take personal accountability and pride in our team’s reputation.
Act Now: We start today. We don’t wait for ideas to be perfect to get moving.
Level Up: Everyone on our team is a leader. We demand ideas, opinions, and hypotheses from all levels.

We are looking for a new or recent graduate who can demonstrate a willingness to adapt and grow in this role. We will provide the mentoring and support if you provide the passion and desire to learn.

What you will do:
Learn the business of potash, including spending some time at our Saskatchewan-based mine sites
Develop trusted relationships, spanning many levels of the potash business unit
Seek to understand the root of business challenges, so you can analyze options and recommend solutions
Leverage your passion for technology to perform industry scans and market research and offer recommendations for solving business problems
Develop business cases, including estimated costs, benefits, approach, and time-lines
Support projects from beginning-to-end to ensure solutions meet the desired outcomes
Collaborate across a diverse team of business and technical experts
Grow. Your business acumen, professional experience, and technical expertise

What you will bring:
Diploma or Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Business, or related field
1 – 3 years working experience in a related analyst role
A passion for technology with focus and determination required to succeed
Strong oral and written communication skills
Valid Saskatchewan drivers license and a willingness to travel as-needed to our potash sites

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.