VP, Talent Management

Website SharkNinja

Our purpose is to positively impact people’s lives every day in every home around the world! We work very hard to provide our consumers with high-quality, exciting 5-star products that make life easier. We thrive on passion and innovation and are looking for great people, with great ideas, who want to build the next big thing and develop while they do.

SUMMARY:

The VP of Talent Management will be a strategic, result-oriented thought leader for the design, development, and delivery of talent projects and programs that result in increased team organization readiness, improved organization performance, and overall engagement, development, and retention of top talent. This leader will drive innovation and alignment through talent programs to advance the development of the SharkNinja culture and ensure success and engagement of employees. The VP of Talent will be a partner to the people function and business leaders to create and execute on the talent strategy for enterprise-wide programs including learning and development, succession planning, performance management, recognition, and engagement.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design and build an integrated and holistic approach to effectively develop and retain key talent.
  • Design, develop, and lead global learning and development and professional development programs that focus on creating growth and impact at the leadership, team, manager, and individual contributor levels.
  • Define, design, and execute a strategic approach to both performance management and succession planning programs.
  • Create and launch the company’s first employee engagement strategy that will include engagement surveys, metrics, and exit interview data designed to improve employee experience.
  • Create and drive a best-in-class recognition program.
  • Ensure that talent programs including career pathing, mentorship, and intern programs support the well-defined SharkNinja Success Drivers to build our leaders of the future.
  • Measure and monitor talent effectiveness and develop strategies to improve business impact in each of the core areas you and your team own including learning and development, succession planning, performance management, recognition, and culture.
  • Work closely with the Head of Talent Acquisition to ensure the identification of gaps in core functional teams and define key skills and competencies for success in the talent acquisition process as we build skills and competencies.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred.
  • A minimum of 10 years Human Resources experience with expertise in talent management including demonstrated success in engagement, performance management, succession planning, and learning programs.
  • A leader who is innovative, strategic, and collaborative.
  • A leader who builds iterative and business focused programs.
  • A successful track record delivering results globally with experience and program development and implementation, collaboration, and communication, particularly within a complexed, and matrixed organization.
  • Demonstrated experience and success in leading large scale, global HR initiatives.
  • Demonstrated experience providing strategic direction for talent initiatives that drive enhanced performance and business results.
  • Proven experience partnering, consulting, and influencing senior level executives in a global environment.
  • Solid experience in change management and organization communication experience.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced, innovative, and agile environment to drive continuous improvement.
  • Demonstrated sense of urgency, customer orientation, and innovation.

 

SharkNinja is voted 2022 Best Places to Work in Boston and 100 Best Large Companies to Work For. We strive to get smarter and are dedicated to integrating DEI in our processes, practices, and policies. Some of our benefits include 4 Global DEI subcommittees, 8 Affinity Groups, 5 Business Resource Groups, Cultural Celebrations, Summer Half Day Fridays, Volunteer Impact Day/Activities, Mentorship & Coaching Programs more. Plus, your first SharkNinja product is on us and you can enjoy discounted products throughout the year.

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At SharkNinja, our purpose is to positively impact people’s lives every day in every home around the world! We work very hard to provide our consumers with high quality, exciting 5-star products that make life easier. We thrive on passion and innovation, and are looking for great people, with great ideas, who want to build the next big thing and develop while they do. At SharkNinja, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is vital to our global success. Valuing each unique voice and blending all of our diverse skills strengthens SharkNinja’s innovation every day. We support ALL of our associates in bringing their authentic selves to work, making an impact, and having the opportunity for career acceleration. With help from our leadership, associates, and our community, we aim to have equity be a key component of the SharkNinja DNA.

LOCATION:   Needham, MA (hybrid Tuesday through Thursday in office is required)

At SharkNinja, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are vital to our global success. Valuing each unique voice and blending all of our diverse skills strengthens SharkNinja’s innovation every day. We support ALL associates in bringing their authentic selves to work, making an impact, and having the opportunity for career acceleration. With help from our leadership, associates, and our community, we aim to have equity be a key component of the SharkNinja DNA.
YOUR ROLE in leading our SUCCESS DRIVERS & representing our UNIQUE MINDSET
  • Lead us to be “RARELY SATISFIED” 
  • Make things better each day; “PROGRESS OVER PERFECTION”
  • Use your knowledge of our consumer, understand that “DETAILS MAKE THE DIFFERENCE”
  • Deliver something great; “WINNING IS A TEAM SPORT”
  • Be clear and honest, “COMMUNICATING FOR IMPACT” 
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We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, or any other class protected by legislation, and local law. SharkNinja will consider reasonable accommodations consistent with legislation, and local law. If you require a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, please contact SharkNinja People & Culture at accommodations@sharkninja.com

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