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Utilities Industry Senior Manager

Montreal, QC
Full Time
7 days ago
Line of Service



EUR X-Sector



Management Level

Senior Manager

Job Description & Summary

A career within Operations Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients optimise all elements of their operations to move beyond the role of a cost effective business enabler and become a source of competitive advantages. We focus on product innovation and development, supply chain, procurement and sourcing, manufacturing operations, service operations and capital asset programmes to drive both growth and profitability.

As a Senior Manager in our EUMI Markets team, you'll be responsible for leading sales and client development, delivering advisory projects, leading teams and managing client relationships in the Utilities sector within our EUMI (Energy, Utilities, Mining, Industrial Products) practice in Canada. This position is a hands-on consulting role combining sales and delivery responsibilities in a complex and integrated environment which normally is multi-functional, multi-national, and multi-site. We seek a strong consulting resource with deep understanding of the Energy Transition that is under way and direct relevant experience of Power and Utility sector issues, developments, requirements and needs, who has the experience and presence to be a trusted advisor to our clients.

What to consider before applying

• This role requires the candidate to be fluent in French and English.

Purpose-led work you'll be part of

As a Utilities Senior Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Proactively lead client relationships and support the broader Utilities practice by setting strategy, drive the development of new business in the market, and provide technical advice across disciplines
• Discussing key issues with our clients to identify potential opportunities
• Building strong networks within the firm to spot and capitalize on opportunities to get involved in projects that others are leading across a number of different business units and sectors
• Lead pursuit teams and proposal development including innovative approaches and methodologies tailored to address specific client requirements
• Ensure the quality of deliverables and that clients are satisfied with the work
• Responsibility for management of engagement financials
• Grow and develop our team through hands on training and coaching
• Stay abreast of key industry developments both within Canada and globally
• Critique client's strategies with a focus on revenue growth and operational execution
• Understand the operational implications of client's strategies
• Manage the end to end delivery (including project economics) of consulting projects comprising multiple resources and teams
• Develop costing frameworks / costing and forecasting models / business case
• Manage an engagement team to the production of quality deliverables on time and on budget and in line with client expectations and internal standard

Experiences and skills you'll use to solve

• Extensive experience from a management consulting background demonstrating knowledge of strategy, operations and technology used in asset-intensive clients to serve their customers and stakeholders
• Deep sector Subject Matter Specialist in Utilities ideally with previous sales/delivery in management consulting and relationships in market
• Credibility with clients by demonstrating subject matter expertise and knowledge in one or more of the EUMI (Energy Utilities Mining Industrial) industry and operational functions
• Hands on experience managing or delivering large business and IT transformations and full life-cycle projects
• Proven track record of managing and delivering significant business results that reflects strategic and creative thinking, individual initiative and motivating teams
• Ability to develop and manage strategic client relationships while providing the highest quality client work across multiple client projects
• Demonstrated capability in thought leadership, new business development and securing project extensions, including client lead maturation, proposal development, and closing new business opportunities
• Exposure to working or managing projects in one Asset Lifecycle Management, Mobility, Analytics, Capital Projects, Cyber Security, IoT
• Excellent leadership, organizational and verbal and written communication skills
• Proven leader with extensive abilities to build solid and collaborative relationships with team members, foster a productive teamwork environment, and leverage diverse views
• A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences, developing and coaching diverse teams, and ensuring diverse perspectives are heard
• Fluent in French and English

Why you'll love PwC

We're inspiring and empowering our people to change the world. Powered by the latest technology, you'll be a part of amazing teams helping public and private clients build trust and deliver sustained outcomes. This purpose-led work, and our continuous development environment, will take your career to the next level. We reward your impact, and support your wellbeing, through a competitive compensation package, inclusive benefits and flexibility programs that will help you thrive in work and life. Learn more about us at .

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