Senior Strategic Advisor

Industry

Public Sector and Government

Advert ID

CAN_403731

Location

Toronto

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

CAD30-31/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Mississauga, ON - (CAN) 30 Topflight Drive Unit 10 ON Mississauga , ON - L5S 1Y1 Phone : 905-276-2000

ContactNumber

905-276-2000

Job Description

Manpower is currently recruiting for a Senior Strategic Advisor within the Energy sector. This position plays a key role in the development of the strategy and approach to a multi-year Framework and Plan.



Specific accountabilities include:

* Support development of the next generation plan including preparation of the strategy, evidence development, interrogatory responses, hearing processes (written and oral) and implementation of the Board's decisions.

* Support the Manager, DSM Strategy with internal and external stakeholder engagement, including building positive working relationships with intervener groups and participation in Consultative meetings; collaborating with internal functional groups such as Regulatory, Program Design, Program Delivery, Tracking & Reporting and Research & Evaluation; and engaging with and monitoring the company's activity.

* Support the strategic decision making process of business units to ensure decisions appropriately consider the Guidelines and Decisions.

* Monitor DSM submissions/filings and activity in other jurisdictions and communicate relevant information to business units as required. Participate in plan/strategy discussions of other utilities and perform primary and secondary research as required.

* Oversee management of Strategy Projects as needed.

* Manage relationships with consultants.

* Maintain project related budgets and timelines.

* Gain detailed understanding of implications of findings to inform strategic decisions and directional recommendations.

* Present findings to stakeholders.



What's in it for you?

* Hourly pay of $30.90

* Up to one year assignment term

* Experience in a prestigious company

* Convenient Downtown Toronto location



Minimum Qualifications:

* University degree in Business, Economics, Engineering or Statistics preferred. Equivalent experience will be considered.

* Minimum five years' experience in management consulting, strategic planning or policy development.

* Excellent writing, presentation and analytical skills.

* Strong team and leadership skills.

* Ability to influence without authority.

* Strong verbal communication and negotiation skills.

* Strategic thinker.

* Must be able to work in an environment where quick decision making is critical.



Desired Qualifications:

* Energy conservation or government policy experience considered an asset.

* Experience working with special interest groups in the regulatory arena is desirable.

* MBA preferred.

* Experience managing external stakeholder relationships considered an asset.

* Demonstrated ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization.



ManpowerGroup recognizes the importance of providing an accessible and barrier-free environment. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity to access our services. At ManpowerGroup, we are committed to providing accommodations, and will work with you to meet your needs