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Manager, Financial Billing Support

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement:

Pursuant to the Government of Canada’s mandate that all federally regulated employers require their employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, CP requires all prospective employees to confirm their vaccination status as part of the hiring process and as a condition of continued employment.

 

 

  • Req ID: 95146
  • Department: Information Services
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Position Type: Non-Union
  • Location: Calgary, Alberta
  • Country: Canada
  • % of Travel: 0-10%
  • # of Positions: 1
  • Job Grade:
  • Job Available to: Internal & External
  • Deadline to apply: 05/31/2022

 

Canadian Pacific is a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States with direct links to major ports on the west and east coasts, providing North American customers a competitive rail service with access to key markets in every corner of the globe. CP is growing with its customers, offering a suite of freight transportation services, logistics solutions and supply chain expertise. Visit cpr.ca to see the rail advantages of CP.

 

PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:

The successful applicant will focus on strategy, objectives, and growth, for a team of four specialists/analysts to provide service to the Information Services (IS) Department, anticipate business needs, and align to the company's foundations, core values and objectives. This position draws on knowledge from Procurement, Finance, Accounting, Customer Service and Process Improvement.

The team to be led is responsible for ensuring that purchases for the IS Dept. are ordered, validated and cleared for payment, savings are captured, and vendor accounts are maintained as up to date. The team provides service, support and training to the IS Dept. and monitors each phase of the procure to pay process to look for blocks, investigate the root cause and resolve them. This may include working with, or escalating to, cross- functional teams and testing for solutions to meet IS customer’s needs.  The applications most used within this team include SAP, Ariba, and more generally Microsoft products.

 

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Develop and execute strategic vision for team and implement systems, procedures, and governance (including a team business plan).
  • Establish work priorities, provide direction, coaching, feedback and support of development goals and targets to individuals.
  • Create tactical plans to drive business goals.  Report on these goals to team and management.
  • Develop/enhance the team’s skills in core functions and applications.
  • Create and Develop relationships with internal and external stakeholders and vendor account managers.
  • Perform detailed data analysis, to support decisions on process and system enhancements.
  • Look for potential impacts to service, quality and finances.
  • Resolve issues and implement best practices.
  • Gather and Monitor quality team metrics.
  • Create business documentation for executives

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS: 

  • University Degree with 3yrs related experience leading a team;
  • Application Expertise: SAP, Ariba, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook;
  • Management and leadership skills including coaching, motivating, team building, change management, and process creation;
  • Possess strong attention to detail and accuracy;
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders at all levels; 
  • Strong customer service orientation and the ability to build positive, productive  business relationships; 
  • Self-motivated, with strong organization skills and ability to meet tight deadlines in a fast paced environment;
  • Cooperative, collaborative management style;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication Skills.

 

WHAT CP HAS TO OFFER: 

  • Flexible and competitive benefits package
  • Competitive company pension plan
  • Employee Share Purchase Plan
  • Performance Incentive Program 
  • Annual Fitness Subsidy

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

As an employer with national presence, the possibility does exist that the location of your position may be changed based on organizational requirements.

 

Background Investigation:

The successful candidate will need to successfully complete the following clearances:    

  • Criminal history check
  • Reference check

 

Management Conductor Program:

Becoming a qualified conductor or locomotive engineer is the single best way for a management employee to learn the business at CP. You may be required to obtain a certification or to maintain your current certification/qualification as a conductor or locomotive engineer.

CP is an equal opportunity employer committed to the principles of employment equity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. All applicant information will be managed in accordance with the federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act ("PIPEDA").  

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