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Director of Talent Assessment and Planning
The Learning and Organization Development Department (L&OD) provides consulting services to enhance and improve organizational, departmental, and individual performance. We are committed to developing employees at all levels through a variety of programs, workshops, lectures, coaching, and more. It is a key priority for MSK to hire, develop, engage, and retain talented and diverse employees who enable the achievement of MSK’s mission. MSKCCCareers/videos
A strategic thinker who looks ahead to future possibilities and translates them into breakthrough strategies.
Able to work effectively in a complex environment, achieving consistent results.
Able to operate effectively while managing ambiguity and uncertainty.
Effective at functioning in a variety of situations, working with diverse personalities, while taking courageous positions and demonstrating transparency.
A builder of effective teams that apply their diverse skills and perspectives to achieve common goals.
Direct talent planning and assessment strategies that align with MSK’s mission and goals to sustain MSK’s excellence and premier status.
Create and implement talent management solutions that incorporate best practices in design principles, adult learning, and organization development theories.
Consulting with clients across the organization to understand underlying issues and to define performance and business objectives.
Determine relevant metrics for predictive people analytics, including leading/lagging indicators to identify risks and opportunities from a talent management perspective.
Coach, develop, and oversee the execution of organization-wide talent and succession planning, assessment, and development initiatives through a professional level team, maintaining a reputation of excellence within the organization.
Utilize deep expertise, experience, and knowledge of psychometric assessments to maximize individual and organizational impact.
Facilitate high impact senior level leadership development programs.
Facilitate one-on-one coaching engagements with internal clients to meet performance and development needs.
Determine financial return on investment, negotiate with vendors, and be financially accountable for effective implementation of talent management initiatives.
12+ years of progressive leadership experience in talent/succession planning, talent assessment, talent management, organization development, and/or talent development
Master’s degree in Organization Development, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Leadership or related discipline (Ph.D.s encourages to apply).
If you are interested in this opportunity and joining our team, please apply and include a cover letter.
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As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, a...nd superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.