Liberty Utilities Organizational Change Management Lead in Oakville, Ontario
Organizational Change Management Lead
Title:Organizational Change Management Lead
Subsidiary:Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp
Zip/Postal Code:L6J 2X1
Our vision is to be the utility company most admired by customers, communities and investors for our people, passion and performance.
The Organizational Change Management, Lead is responsible for driving transformational change efforts with a focus on the people side of change for critical enterprise wide projects that include changes to business processes, systems and technology.
This role will work closely with teams across the company to help build understanding of what is changing and develop strategies and tools to navigate through the change.
Facilitate discussion with the business and project team to identify changes and understand the level of impact
Develop strategies to manage the change impacts through the duration of the projects.
Complete stakeholder analysis and create recommendations to drive the engagement of stakeholders.
Collaborate with the resources in the business to understand change and develop action plans to mitigate the changes
Develop and implement sustainment plans
Facilitate change agent networks
In partnership with the training lead develop training strategy for projects
Create training material utilizing technology to deliver where possible
Create and execute communication plans by identifying communication requirements and audiences
Create communication content to provide concise and relevant messages to non-technical audiences.
Education & Experience
Bachelor’s degree as a minimum, MBA would be an advantage
Minimum of 5 years of work experience in change management and/or organizational design field including areas such as change management, communications, training and leadership engagement.
Experience leading change activities in a large ERP project ideally SAP HANA 4
Demonstrates credibility leading, supporting or managing large scale change efforts
Excellent communication, team facilitation and presentation skills for an executive level audience with the confidence and ability to concisely and clearly communicate in a compelling manner.
Experience in working with people and building relationships is key.
Excellent communicator and effective leadership style with strong interpersonal and team-building skills.
Problem solving and root cause identification skills. Strong analytic and decision making abilities.
Professional Change accreditation is an advantage
Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp is a North American diversified generation, transmission and distribution utility with $10+ billion of total assets. (APUC) delivers continuing growth through an expanding pipeline of renewable energy development projects, organic growth within its regulated distribution and transmission businesses, and the pursuit of accretive acquisitions.
The distribution business group (Liberty Utilities) provides rate regulated water, electricity and natural gas utility services to over 750,000+ customers in the United States. The transmission business group invests in rate regulated electric transmission and natural gas pipeline systems in the United States and Canada.
The generation business group (Liberty Power, formerly known as Algonquin Power) owns a portfolio of regulated and long term contracted North American based wind, solar, hydroelectric and thermal powered generating facilities representing more than 1.5+ GW of installed capacity.
What we offer
Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy
Share purchase/match plan
Defined Contribution savings plan
Top Talent Program
Volunteer paid days off
Employee Assistance Program
Free parking, including free electrical charging
We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role, and are not certain you meet the all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to further investigate the opportunity.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents. Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success. We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all of our employees and expect each of our employees to honor this commitment in their daily responsibilities.
As part of our commitment, we work to ensure our application process is accessible to all candidates. If you require special assistance or accommodation during the hiring process, please notify the Talent Acquisition Team.