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Talent Development Consultant
Ref No.: 18-24524
Location: White Plains, New York
Project Overview:
  • This role will support the design and delivery of a cohesive program of change and development strategies that will provide company managers and staff with the competencies and abilities they need to anticipate and respond to the demands of a rapidly changing business environment.
Functions and Responsibilities:
  • Provide organizational development services to all levels of company's personnel in all lines of business and their functional departments throughout all locations.
  • Plan and execute organizational development interventions & programs that are aligned with the company's overall mission, as well as for each of its lines of business and their strategic business objectives.
  • Plan, develop and oversee program and project budgets consistent with Talent Development's mission and objectives.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Initiate, develop and deliver processes that effectively address strategic partnering and operational realities throughout the organization.
  • Facilitate the organization –wide change strategy and processes and anticipate and effectively respond to a changing industry.
  • Initiate in-depth assessments of leadership, management and organizational transformation and development needs, analyze, and provide expert recommendations.
  • Design, develop and deliver organizational learning processes to equip all levels of company employees with competencies and abilities to lead, manage and succeed in a rapidly changing environment.
  • Create and deliver succession management, career development, leadership development and skills assessment and executive development programs as requested.
  • Current knowledge of management training and organizational development professional methodologies, research, and technology required.
  • Demonstrated ability in consulting, project management, organizational diagnosis and intervention, strategic and long-range planning, program design and management assessment, design and development of surveys, executive and management development, management and supervisory skills, problem solving and decision making, employee involvement, conflict management, interpersonal communication, team building, group dynamics, team-based training, and management, and business communications.
  • Excellent consultative, diagnostic and problem-solving skills required
  • Excellent presentation, written, and verbal communication skills are required
  • Strong problem-solving, organization, facilitation, persuasion, and negotiation skills are required
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills are required.
  • Knowledge of technological changes relating to design, delivery of training, including distance learning.
Education and Certifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Management, the Social Sciences, Human Relations, Communications or related field required.
  • A Master's Degree in HRD, Industrial/Organizational Psychology or closely related field or advanced professional studies at a human resource institute is preferred.
  • 5+ years of increasingly in depth and broad experience in organization development, change management, performance management theory and practice, succession planning, and training and development in both the public and private sectors required
  • Active membership in professional Organizational Development organizations is preferred. (i.e. SHRM, HRPS, ISPI, OD network, etc.)