Nutrien Solutions Analyst, IT, Integrated Business Planning (IBP) in Calgary, Alberta

Job Description

Solutions Analyst, IT, Integrated Business Planning (IBP), Calgary, AB, Saskatoon, SK

Why work at Nutrien? Great question!

Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.

While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.

In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.

Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture. Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.

Reporting to the Senior Manager, IT, IBP, the Solutions Analyst, IT, IBP will work with business users to drive out business requirements and translate them into effective and efficient system solutions. The incumbent will gain an in-depth functional understanding of the business planning applications and how they facilitate business process. The Solutions Analyst, IT, IBP will collaborate with other members from the IT Sales and TD&L teams, the broader IT team, and business stakeholders to deliver solutions that add value for Nutrien.

Key Tasks:

  • Serve as business facing system solution resource to collaborate on solution components required to meet business objectives

  • Act as a liaison between IT and our business partners to uphold a clear understanding of business requirements and to ensure functional deliverables align with the stakeholder needs

  • Own the solution design and work with IT partners to meet business needs

  • Define functional requirements for application development efforts and facilitate definition of project scope, goals and deliverables for application development vendors

  • Oversee and review testing plans and outcomes to validate proposed solution meets intent and is appropriate in response to business demand for change

  • Facilitate monthly IT sprint process for the Sales, Transportation, and IBP teams


  • Effective with creative solutioning and communication to influence and facilitate resolution of a problem/business issue. Uses influencing and negotiation skills when appropriate

  • Exceptional communication, both written and verbal, organization, and facilitation skills

  • Ability to work independently, or as a team, with both technical and non-technical staff

  • Willingness to learn, teach and share information with teammates, peers, management and users

  • Able to engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously

  • Results driven

Essential Qualifications:

  • 3 - 5 years practical experience in application solution design and analysis and a degree in MIS, CIS, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related equivalent. Applicants with less experience may be considered for this role

  • Experience in functional solution design and delivery across the ERP software development lifecycle

  • Proven capability and experience managing requirements gathering initiatives across multiple teams and business areas

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with any of the following applications is considered an asset:

  • SAP IBP, SAP APO, SAP SD, JDA Demand Planner, JDA Supply Chain Planner, or other business planning application

  • SAP ECC (Sales & Distribution)

  • SAP HANA, SAP BW, or other data analytics software

  • PowerBI, Web Intelligence, Analysis for Office or similar

Nutrien is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate. This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.

If this sounds like a good match, apply now. This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies.

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

System ID 2018-8256

Job Category Information Technology

Business Unit Corporate