11 Sep 2019
We are proud to partner with the global market leader in logistics and in the parcel market. Through close cooperation, this organization strives for the improvement of their operational activities and the expansion of their logistical achievements. They have an extensive portfolio of integrated solutions that focus on the optimization of their customers’ business processes and competitive positions. The company is growing rapidly and plans to double in size over the next five years.
Reporting directly to the CHRO, this newly created role will work across geographies and lines of business, and centers of excellence, on enterprise-wide global strategic initiatives. Initially, this role will focus on assessing and diagnosing organizational needs, designing an approach to delivering the platform and driving change and growth. The successful candidate will provide strong thought leadership and direction to the regional talent leads, and hands-on design and development execution of global programs. Key outcomes for the role include development of a leadership pipeline and blended learning opportunities for high potentials.
The individual we are seeking will have a minimum of 8-10 years of progressive Global Talent Management experience in an organization known for their HR expertise and capability. Broad based experience gained within a diverse industry set will be essential. Ideally, candidates will have worked in a range of differently sized international organizations going through growth, where influencing and working across cultures is part of day to day business. Qualified candidates will clearly demonstrate strategic and operational expertise in designing, implementing and developing programs for all levels of employees, including job specific, managerial and leadership development. This individual will be confident, secure and self-aware, but also modest and appreciative of the need to understand and validate the existing culture before proposing a change. The ability to think independently, be self-motivated, and able to coordinate resources to affect the targeted result is essential. There is a strong preference for candidates who have lived and worked in different countries.