McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. At McKesson Canada, we touch the lives of 12 million Canadians every day. We carry more than 35,000 products in 17 distribution centers and ultimately provide distribution to 6,300 retail pharmacies, 1,350 hospitals, long-term care centers, clinics and institutions all over Canada. But we're so much more than a distribution company. We've automated 2,500 retail pharmacies and dispense over 100 million doses a year through our automation solutions. Manufacturers, healthcare providers and patients count on us for a full range of services that contribute to the quality and safety of care for us all.
At McKesson Canada, you'll help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that's vital to us all.
The McKesson Human Resources team is looking for a Senior Specialist, Organization Effectiveness and Change Leadership (Org & Change) to support organization design, change management, culture transformation, and employee experience. This role reports to a Director, Org & Change and will work closely with HR and the Canadian Leadership and should be comfortable influencing and working in a matrixed organization. This individual will support Canada-based and enterprise initiatives. The individual must operate as a strong, transparent and collaborative team player. Success in this role will require strong partnership skills, business expertise, functional expertise, meticulous organization skills, execution, drive and comfort with bringing definition to ambiguity.
The Senior Specialist, Organization Effectiveness and Change Leadership is primarily responsible for developing and delivering change leadership, communications, culture, employee experience, and organization design activities. Key responsibilities include:
Maintain an integrated project plan for People and Change workstreams, tracking status, risks, issues and action items
Drive stakeholder management, change planning, change impact analyses and facilitate change agent networks, in partnership with external vendors and internal business partners
Create and execute communication plans to facilitate the journey of impacted stakeholder groups to the future-state
Keep current on leading practices, assist in the design of change programs (or overseeing vendors who design), and evaluate program performance
Identification and assessment of current-state and desired-state organizational culture and capabilities and defining programs to reinforce culture
Support organizational design efforts following best practices with customized implementation approaches based on business needs
Define requirements for the processes and tools needed to execute and identifies barriers to successful implementation of change programs/solutions
Support practices to drive employee adoption of change
Support budget planning and forecasting activities for the People and Change workstream of the program.
Minimum of 7 years' work experience
Minimum of 5 years relevant work experience in change management or organization effectiveness.
Bachelor's degree in human resources, change management business or related field or equivalent experience, master's degree preferred
Change management: exposure to change management practices, including articulating the business case for change, delivering and analyzing surveys, supporting organization design analyses, evaluating change readiness, building and executing stakeholder plans and transition activities
Program Management: experience in driving program management tasks, including building and tracking project plans, status reports, and mitigating business risk by highlighting critical issues to program leadership early
Consulting skills: able to tailor his/her communication style to work well with stakeholders at all levels in the organization; effective at influencing, facilitating, and problem solving; ability to focus on people and interactions, not just processes and tools.
Additional Knowledge & Skills
Experience with supporting enterprise or function transformation efforts in a program management and change management capacity
Organizational Development/Design/Effectiveness/Operating Model experience
Ability to navigate and influence within a complex, matrixed organization
Leveraging data and technology: Able to effectively identify, utilize and present data in a way that facilitates evidence-based decision-making
Strong written and verbal communication skills in English
Ability to multi-task, manage changing priorities and meet aggressive deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Track record of taking initiative/being proactive, leading complex projects, working in a fast-paced environment, handling multiple, changing priorities with excellent attention to detail / follow-through
Strong interpersonal and consulting skills: ability to assess needs, collaborate and deliver practical solutions that drive results; an excellent listener that seeks to understand multiple viewpoints
Proven ability to build strong and trusting relationships across multiple teams and departments
Ability to lead a team of delivery partners, and/or contractors
French written and spoken would be an asset
PHR/SPHR certification preferred, unless an advanced degree is attained.
PMP certification preferred.
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We deliver careers with purpose and potential. Our focus on better health starts with creating an inclusive environment with strong values where you can build a fulfilling career. You can count on us to provide you with resources and opportunities to grow and be your best, while contributing to our pursuit of improving lives. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient. We work to distribute medical supplies, bandages, syringes, vials of flu vaccine, and pharmaceutical drugs to help real patients like Jack, an eight-year-old boy battling cancer. We take that job seriously. Together, the work we do is shaping the future of healthcare. If you are passionate about combining a meaningful career with a balanced life, join us on this journey and apply for a job with McKesson today. Every day, McKesson’s employees deliver products to healthcare providers that make a difference in the care and life of a patient.