Sr. Principal Talent Management Specialist
Requisition ID: R10002928 Category: Human Resources Location: McLean - VA, United States of America Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship Clearance Type: None Telecommute: Yes- May Consider Occasional/Part-Time Teleworking for this position Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America) Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time Positions Available: 1 At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history. Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is currently seeking a Sr. Principal Talent Management Specialist to lead efforts to build and develop the sector's talent pipeline. This position will be based in McLean, Virginia ; part time telecommuting will be considered. The selected candidate will report to the Director of Talent Management & Development on the Defense Systems Organization Effectiveness (OE) team. Scope and Responsibilities: Partners with OE and HR leadership to identify potential successors for key and gateway roles throughout the sector Develops and executes development plans to ensure readiness Applies their broad talent management and development experience to build deep diverse talent pools that will meet the organization's current and future needs Leads the talent management operations, consults with talent management partners in HR, and leads projects to ensure on-time achievement of milestones Partners with OE leadership to develop the talent management strategy to support sector business objectives. Uses data to provide insight into sector talent management and development needs and opportunities for improvement Partners with leadership development specialist to design and deliver innovative leadership development solutions based on sector needs analysis Partners with sector HR team to identify high-potential talent, accelerate their development, and address gaps in the talent pipeline Leads sector talent management processes in alignment with the enterprise strategy and approach Consults with HR Business Partners as a Subject Matter Expert on talent management and development goals, applying Northrop Grumman philosophy, content and tools Basic Qualifications: Must have one of the following: Bachelor's degree in Human Resources, Org Development, Business, or related field of study with a minimum of 8 years of experience in talent development, talent management, succession management, leadership development, or similar function Master's degree in Human Resources, Org Development, Business, or related field of study with a minimum of 6 years of experience in talent development, talent management, succession management, leadership development, or similar function Experience with a talent management or leadership development program Experience collaborating across boundaries and with senior leaders to assess talent needs and design solutions Demonstrated ability and proven experience communicating and presenting to all levels of leadership Occasional travel required (up to 25%) Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree in Organizational Development, Human Resources, or related field Prior experience as an HRBP or other CoE(s) strongly desired Prior experience in consulting Experience working with highly skilled technical talent Experience leading change initiatives with an orientation to HR processes Key Leadership Traits: Unwavering ethics and values; trusted partner Strong partner and collaborator; ability to build strong consulting relationships focused on team, organizational and business success Excellent business acumen; focused on how HR processes and tools accelerate business results Solution-oriented; balances qualitative and quantitative measures Never satisfied with status quo; always pushing for improvements and change Salary Range: 103700 - 155500 Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business. The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 (https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/) we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date. Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit US Citizenship is required for most positions.