Loblaw Technology Business Engagement Co-op

Loblaw Companies Limited - Brampton, ON (30+ days ago)

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1 Presidents Choice Circle, Brampton, Ontario, L6Y 5S5

The decision to join a company is a big one. We have opportunities for hard working, energetic and reliable people just like you.

Why is this role important?

Join one of Canada’s Top Employers
Are you ready to be a part of the largest IT transformation in Canadian retail history? We’re changing our business process, technology, structure, and culture, and we need IT talent to help us get there. This is your opportunity to gain valuable, hands on experience that will prove useful throughout your career. Our Enterprise Information Technology group, supporting both Loblaw Companies Limited and Shoppers Drug Mart, provides leading edge technology solutions in this rapidly changing retail market. If you believe that IT is more than just hardware and software, then this is your opportunity to experience the VALUE IT delivers to the Business. This Is your opportunity to make a difference, from providing solutions to support the health and wellness of Canadians, to supporting the LCL Enterprise in creating enterprise systems to support the colleague's day to day work of the largest company in Canada.

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What Loblaw Offers you
Your term will allow you to work on a wide variety of projects across the Enterprise, work in collaboration across multiple divisions, and expose you to varying scales of enterprise-wide solutions. Come in excited and ready to pursue new challenges! Here you will find great mentors to help you achieve your goals as you help us achieve ours! Choose the skills you want to improve, take initiative to learn new skills, expand your knowledge and experience in the fields of technology and business… and much more! If you are passionate about contributing valuable work and leaving a mark on a world-class company…this is the opportunity for you!

Department Overview
The intern for the Business Engagement team will report directly to the Sr. Manager, Business Engagement. The Business Engagement Team at Loblaw is the bridge between the business and IT. Our role is to ensure that we assist in offering valuable IT solutions to our business partners that enhances and improves their business. The role will be based out of our corporate head office in Brampton, Ontario at 1 President’s Choice Circle, with exposure to other office locations, such as Shoppers Drug Mart office in North York, Digital, PC Financial, and Joe Fresh in downtown Toronto.

What You’ll Do:
Participate in business planning discussions for multi-year business roadmaps
Support the IT Capital Planning Process by creating data views allowing for decision making
Provide support to leadership in creating and preparing material reflecting our evolving operating model as we transition to a product centric organization
Work with our Business Engagement Managers and Business Analysts (BAs) to capture, consolidate, and communicate information supporting projects and internal initiatives
Actively participate in our Business Analyst Community of Practice to assist with process support and tools
Gain experience in business requirements gathering and business case development as it relates to IT Enhancements and Projects
Responsible for assisting the Business Engagement team collaborate with our Innovation Team to bring new technology ideas to our business partners
Support the Customer Satisfaction process by conducting data analysis allowing for decision making and supporting action plan development
Organize and conduct project and portfolio meetings on a weekly cadence
Maintain and track logs of team initiatives and deliverables
Assist with the follow-up and tracking of project and portfolio action items

What You’ll Need:
Must have analytical skills with the ability to solve problems within a complex, multi-dimensional environment
Must be proactive in learning and highly self-motivated
Must have excellent communication, presentation, written and multi-tasking skills
Must have working knowledge of Excel skills
Must be flexible and demonstrate adaptability to accept new tasks (planned and unplanned) with minimal supervision
IT application, methodologies, and/or business process experience will be an asset

Must be a University student in a disciplined field- Business, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science etc

Must be enrolled in a co-op program- Fall 2020

Apply now if you consider yourself:
An Enthusiastic, Continuous Learner – who is bright, curious, open to new ideas, and interested in our business
Insightful – giving new perspectives & identifying paths beyond the status quo
Engaging – a person who makes connections and builds trust
Motivated – determined to pursue excellence, take initiative, deliver on commitments and achieve success

To be considered please include the following:
Resume, Cover letter and transcript

How You’ll Succeed:
At Loblaw, we seek great people to continually strengthen our culture. We believe great people model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections.

If that sounds like you, and you are open-minded, responsive to change and up to the challenges provided in a fast-paced retail environment, apply today.

In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.

Employment Type:
Full time

Type of Role:
Seasonal (Fixed Term) (Seasonal)

Loblaw recognizes Canada's diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.

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