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Organizational Development Consultant

General information

Location:

USA - USA - Remote

Function:

Human Resources

Ref #:

20210018045

Description & Requirements

Description

If you’re a collaborative, forward-thinking, pragmatic change, learning and organization development leader, this is a unique opportunity to join a growing global OD team at a pivotal time in our company’s history. This is a high-impact role within the Leadership & Organization Development (LOD) Center of Excellence, with unlimited potential to contribute to our thriving, people-focused organization. Given the recent merger between Ultimate & Kronos, we have a unique opportunity to establish new ways of developing and unleashing our talent’s potential.

In this position, you’ll collaborate closely with HR Business Partners, Business Unit and Regional Leadership to ensure effective leadership and organization development programs are in place to address emerging employee, leader and team needs. You are responsible for needs analysis, design, delivery and measurement of solutions that align with business objectives and desired intervention objectives. You will also partner with our global leadership development program team to leverage our core offerings with client teams and with our learning experience designers to create compelling content. You’ll also have an opportunity to teach and facilitate core and custom learning programs, helping our teams and leaders learn, discover, solve problems and co-create our future.

• HR Business Partner & Leadership Collaboration: Serve as a subject matter expert for leadership and organizational development in working with HR and business leaders as a trusted advisor. Provide ad hoc and in-program coaching support to managers to enhance their performance and to improve performance and engagement of employees. Establish trusting relationships across senior executive and management levels to influence strategic outcomes of talent and organizational effectiveness practices; establish the same across senior HR and Talent structure

Your client focus is typically on one or multiple business units, working in partnership with the HRBP and business unit senior leaders. Your work may also be cross-functional, where you will collaborate with other OD and HR team members on an integrated solution. As most of our business units are global, there is also a need to solve for and navigate within a matrixed, dynamic environment.

• Solution Design & Facilitation: Collaborate with HR CoEs, HR Business Partners, LOD, LDC colleagues, and the business to implement development programs and custom solutions. Your effort is on building workforce capabilities, while identifying business performance barriers and opportunities, determine underlying causes, focus on system impacts, clarify potential consequences of various interventions and implement alternatives that provide long term benefits. Given our recent merger, we are hyper-focused on supporting newly formed teams, engagement of an organization navigating significant growth and change, developing our leadership teams, and bringing to life our newly established cultural values and behaviors.

• Core Learning Program Facilitation & Coaching: As we reimagine our development program ecosystem for our newly merged company, your leadership, adept facilitation and coaching skills may be called on to support implementation.

• Methods, Tools & Process Development: Work with your team to develop a portfolio of OD teachable assets and points of view for use in business solutions and with our HR Business Partners, e.g., team tools, development frameworks, common models, etc. Support LOD practices and processes across that drive quality and effectiveness in our offerings (e.g., program metrics, intake process).

• Global Programs & Project Support: Lead and/or serve on cross-functional teams, as needed, to deliver on large company-wide interventions, projects or development offerings.

Qualifications

• Facilitation expert: Effective communication, consulting, and facilitating skills
• Strong coach, mentor and development leader
• High influence across stakeholder groups; ability to establish trusting relationships
• Strong business acumen, problem-solving and analytical skills
• Ability to flex from highly strategic and conceptual into tactical, get it done mode
• Capable of managing multiple, complex project simultaneously
• Strategic, system-level thinker, pragmatic and outcomes focused
• Innovative, creative; someone who wants to try new things and learn
• Extreme comfort in working in and making decisions in a rapidly changing environment

Experience
• Demonstrated expertise in organization design
• Demonstrated experience in decision making frameworks and governance models
• Demonstrated expertise in team development, leadership development, organizational development, change management, and learning experience design
• Knowledge of multi-media delivery methods, adult learning theory, learning metrics, learning experience design, intervention methodology
• 3+ years related experience in corporate or consulting environments
• Bachelor’s degree or 7+years of professional experience within the discipline; Masters or Ph.D. level degree in adult education, organizational development, management, MBA, or related field welcome
• Certifications in change management, facilitation, coaching and assessment instruments a plus

Corporate overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at www.ukg.com/careers

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 


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Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email UKGCareers@ukg.com or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.

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