Shell Transformational Change Consultant - Houston, TX in Houston, Texas
Transformational Change Consultant - Houston, TX
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The Transformational Change Consultant will drive and support the business change activities required to underpin Shell’s IT simplification agenda. Shell is focused on aligning and simplifying IT systems to increase customer satisfaction and business value which will drive significant and ongoing change in all parts of the business, supporting the business’ growth agenda. Shell is building an in-house IT Transformational Change Capability that will partner closely with each area of the business to drive and embed IT change. This role will be reporting the Transformational Change Manager, will reside within the Group CIO function. The role is delivery focused and will lead IT-driven business change in a program or project environment.
The primary purpose of the role is to:
Engage with senior business and IT leaders and executives to drive the change agenda
Lead or be a team member on one or multiple change programs, with oversight or leadership from a Transformational Change Manager (depending on project scale and complexity)
Deploy measurable change management interventions and wider transformational change initiatives, usually in an Agile context
Advise, coach, manage and mentor more junior change managers often via matrix leadership to build the capability
Support the Transformational Change Managers to build the practice and drive improved ways of working
Operate, with support where needed across change management, communications
Work closely and collaboratively with other related departments, OD/OE, Internal Communications, Learning and Continuous Improvement, within Shell to deliver a comprehensive service to the business using agreed methodology
Equip the business with the skills to better manage and sustain change
Work on projects to:
Build or help build change management and integrated transformational change plans and manage delivery against these
Build and manage change management deliverables and activities to a business-ready standard
Ensure that the appropriate change management tools and methods are applied to IT projects
Partner with other parts of the organization (IC, OD, Learning) to deliver high quality change management interventions
Work with colleagues to build the Transformational Change capability
Develop agile mindsets and behaviors
As a member of the IT Transformational Change practice, create an environment where members feel motivated, engaged, connected, able to perform to high levels and to grow and develop in their roles. This may include Line Manager responsibility.
Work to develop the Transformational Change practice and facilitate knowledge sharing and capturing of good practice, and work to build and retain knowledge of external best practice
Member for the Transformational Change practice
Reports to Transformational Change Manager
Individual delivery of high impact change management strategies
Liaises regularly with internal and external partner organizations, for the provision of consulting services
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Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies with about 84,000 employees across more than 70 countries. We aim to meet the world’s growing need for more and cleaner energy solutions in ways that are economically, environmentally and socially responsible. We have expertise in exploration, production, refining and marketing of oil and natural gas, and the manufacturing and marketing of chemicals.
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Houston - EP Center Americas
Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer.
Minimum five (5) years’ experience
Good knowledge of leading and managing technology-led change and technology adoption
Expertise in change management methods and their application
Understanding of Agile and its impact on the management of change
Proven track record of building strong stakeholder relationships at different organizational levels
Able to conduct detail change impact assessments and work with the business to drive action plans
Able to produce business-facing deliverables and activities to drive and sustain change
Resilient and able to manage challenge and resistance
Results/outcomes oriented, business value focused
Confident and able to work in high-ambiguity work environment
Excellent oral and written presentation skills
Demonstrated evidence of all 4 Leadership Attributes, RDS core values and D&I behaviors will be considered during the selection process
Change Management – Skill
Business Partnering – Skill
Champions Customer and Stakeholder Focus – Skill
Motivates, Coaches and Develops – Skill
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