Manager Talent Acquisition Programs and Change
Boxborough , Massachusetts
January 13, 2017
Additional Location(s) or Information: Any US Location
Job Category: Project or Program Management
Level of Experience: Experienced - Manager
Requisition #: R1018120


"What You'll Do

As the Manager of Talent Acquisition Global Programs and Change Management, you'll lead a team of experienced project and program managers responsible for large scale global system, tool, process and policy implementations. You will ensure the TA portfolio is efficiently managed with prioritization and investment decisions aligned to the strategic goals for Talent and Cisco's priority areas for the future.

Driving change and accelerating results, you'll develop change strategies and executionable plans with strong coaching by influencing the team to consistently manage change and achieve adoption goals. Through your motivation, you'll remove roadblocks and ensure team project team members understand the criticality of program delivery. You will foster a corporate culture that embraces change, aligning change initiatives with the best of present organizational values, strategic intent, and practices.
"Who You'll Work With

Talent Acquisition is at the forefront of Cisco HR's vision, ensuring that the right talent is in the right place at the right time. Our team is a diverse group of energetic, dynamic project and program managers, depended upon to take ideas and move forward at a fast pace. Talent Acquisition Operations is at the front and center of multiple global initiatives, designed to challenge the status quo through disruption and innovation."

"Who You Are

You're a passionate, accomplished Program Manager who has built the strategy and ensured the execution for large scale Talent Acquisition Projects. You're also a creative thinker who often searches for innovative solutions that will differentiate Cisco TA from the rest. You've got extensive experience in program, project and change management with a proven track record for delivering on time, within scope and budget.

You possess impeccable skills to plan, organize, monitor, and control projects, ensuring efficient utilization of technical and administrative resources, to achieve project objectives. You have thorough knowledge of how to drive large scale change using appropriate methods and models to achieve full adoption across multiple roles, regions and cultures. With that knowledge you negotiate successfully with multiple, large, diverse stakeholders.

Our Minimum Qualifications for this role:
• 8+ years of experience in a change management and/or talent acquisition space
• Bachelors Degree

The Desired Skills we are looking for:
You nurture and manage strong stakeholder partnerships to ensure buy-in, commitment, sustainability and success of the change. You will be expertly knowledgeable of processes, tools and techniques for assessing and controlling an organization's exposure to risks of various kinds and have the ability to apply this knowledge appropriately to diverse situations. "

"Why Cisco
We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers.

We Are Cisco. "


Job Type: Manager
Opportunity Category: Internet of Everything

A little about us:
We are one, big, techie, employee tribe that changes the world while having fun.

Know someone who would be interested in this job? Share it with your network.