• Senior Consultant, Organizational Development and Change (Full-Time/Internal)

    Job Locations USA-NY-New York
    Posted Date 6 months ago(8/23/2018 2:30 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Professional - Human Resources
  • Company Overview

    At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
    For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

    Job Description

    WE ARE:


    MSK recognizes the importance of preparing the organization and its employees for the future. The Learning & Organization Development Department (L&OD) has an exciting new senior consultant individual contributor opportunity that will be instrumental in our organization’s future success. In addition to the core qualifications listed below, strong candidates are action-oriented, customer-focused, nimble learners, and effective communicators who can manage ambiguity, develop others, and navigate complex environments.


    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, consulting services, 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. This role presents outstanding opportunities to have an impact on the development of healthcare providers at the forefront of the battle against cancer.

    YOU ARE:

    • A strategic thinker who can make sense of complex information to effectively tackle problems
    • Results oriented and motivated by the opportunity to take on new initiatives with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm
    • Able to work effectively and consistently achieve results, even under uncertain circumstances
    • A collaborative team member who builds partnerships and facilitates open dialogue with others to meet shared goals
    • A self-starter who adjusts your approach and leadership behavior based on the shifting demands of the situation or audience


    • Lead the application of organization development and change leadership principles and approaches to guide clients in setting a vision and driving intentional leadership development and organizational transformation initiatives across MSK
    • Consult with sponsors and leaders to develop a vision for change, address underlying issues, conduct organizational assessments, and define performance metrics and business outcomes
    • Provide direction and leadership for new and existing large-scale organization and leadership development interventions and change initiatives across a complex, matrixed organization from conception to evaluation
    • Coach and support teams in the use of change leadership methodologies to engage partners and sustain culture change
    • Work with groups to improve team functionality and ability to achieve results through customized team interventions
    • Provide consultation and support to teams in the use of group processes to effectively achieve results
    • Design and facilitate leadership programs, and provide executive and developmental coaching interventions to help leaders work more effectively
    • Design, customize, and facilitate OD and change interventions and learning programs in a credible, influential, and engaging manner
    • Use multiple instructional design options and learning methodologies (e.g., classroom, online, blended, distance learning methods) to develop creative and innovative solutions
    • Stay abreast of new thought leadership and methodologies in OD, change, and leadership development through research and networking with external companies and vendors


    • Master’s degree in Organization Psychology/Development/Leadership, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, or related discipline
    • 8+ years of visionary experience in organization development/change management/leadership development

    If you are passionate about this opportunity and joining our team, please apply and include a cover letter.   #LI-MA1


    MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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