Corporate Development Manager (Internal Candidates Only)
Valard Powerline Contractor
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
5d ago


Valard, is Canada’s premier utility contractor, as well as head of the Valard Group of Companies AND part of the Quanta Group, the largest electrical power contractor in North America.

Valard has full-service capabilities for transmission, distribution, substations, foundations, telecommunications and renewable energy.

This position reports to the Chief Commercial officer and is based in the Calgary office


The key objectives of the role include :

  • Developing complex financial and strategic analysis to support Executive level decisions on major strategic and tactical initiatives;
  • Working closely with business unit partners to execute rigorous analysis and summarize insights in a way that facilitates Executive level decisions;
  • Playing a leading role to conduct and complete due diligence efforts to validate the assumptions, economic / financial returns and risk associated with projects of interest to Valard.
  • Provide project management for transmission & distribution estimates to ensure pricing and deliverables are being submitted on time.
  • Also, provide additional oversight on the detailed preparation of cost estimates for international projects.

  • Providing ad hoc commercial and business support
  • Qualifications

  • Degree in engineering, business, or finance is required;
  • MBA, CFA, or CPA is preferred;
  • 4+ years of relevant work experience in the electrical industry is required;
  • Relevant work experience in operations, project management, or field experience is required;
  • Relevant work experience in corporate development, strategic planning management consulting, or investment banking is preferred;
  • Strong analytical, financial modeling, and forecasting skills including financial statement analysis;
  • Proven organizational and project management skills with the ability to manage multiple simultaneous projects under tight deadlines;
  • Proven ability to understand the details associated with the execution of transmission & distribution construction project;
  • Proven ability to conduct detailed financial and strategic analysis, drawing out implications and recommendations;
  • Proven track record of synthesizing qualitative and quantitative analyses into clear, concise, and insightful reports and presentation materials;

  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy.
  • Ability to understand systems and use technology efficiently to execute tasks.
  • Strong communication, facilitation and presentation skills.
  • Demonstrate a high level of integrity at all times.
  • Effective management of ongoing deadlines and pressures in a busy and demanding environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to take initiative, and work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Benefits

    Valard Construction LP is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse workforce. We offer a competitive salary and a complete range of employee benefits.

    Please forward resume and cover letter in confidence directly to this posting.

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