GroupM | Talent Development and Organizational Effectiveness Manager

Human Resources Manila, Philippines


Position at GroupM

Reporting of the role

This role reports to the Chief People Officer.

3 best things about the job:

  1. It is strategic, future-focused, and centers on building talents
  2. It covers company-wide initiatives, while also providing expertise to the agencies as needed
  3. It drives talent initiatives that power key business objectives, and works closely with business leaders

In this role, your goals will be:

In three months:
  • Establish regular cadence with business leaders/HRBPs
  • Complete Project Plan for Talent Strategy
  • Roll out Project Plan for Talent Strategy to HR, Business Leaders
  • Roll out [email protected]
In six months:
  • Deploy Media ManTra
  • Deploy Competency Assessment & Profiling
  • Deploy Leadership Development Refresh
In twelve months:
  • Deploy Upskilling Program
  • Roll out Succession Planning Program
  • Deploy Pay for Performance
  • Deploy other Well-Being iniaitives

What your day job looks like at GroupM:

  • Design, create frameworks, and drive company-wide strategic initiatives on talent, covering learning, performance management, future skills building, future leaders development, and key talent development
  • Design, create framework, and drive company-wide strategic initiatives on organization effectiveness, covering engagement, well-being, culture-building, retention and transformation
  • Create a change framework for the effective implementation of HR transformation initiatives
  • Provide expertise and partnership as needed to the HR Business Partners in their execution of the Talent Strategy
  • Establish metrics on the effectiveness of strategic HR programs, platforms, and initiatives, through relevant HR/talent analytics

What you'll bring:

  • 13-15 years solid experience in Organization Development,
  • Talent Management, and Learning combined in progressive companies; multi-national exposure is preferred
  • Functional expertise in the areas of Talent Development, Organization Development, Learning, Change Management
  • Extensive experience in leadership, stakeholder management, innovation, project management and data analysis

More about GroupM

GroupM leads and shapes media markets by delivering performance enhancing media products and services, powered by data and technology. Our global network agencies and businesses enable our people to work collaboratively across borders with the best in class, providing them the opportunity to accelerate their progress and development. We are not limited by teams or geographies; our scale and diverse range of clients lets us be more adventurous with our business and talent. We give our talent the space, support and tools to innovate and grow.

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About the Philippines

In recent years, the Philippines has emerged as one of the fastest growing economies in Southeast Asia. Al-Jazeera noted the market demonstrating “an unprecedented period of macro-economic buoyancy and political stability”, spurring both domestic and international business growth. It is also one of the largest and fastest growing digital markets in Southeast Asia, with growth expecting to increase exponentially in the next few years.

With a population of 109.5 million, 59.2% of these currently have access to the internet. By 2022, the Philippines' internet population is forecasted to be 73%. Coupled with the Philippines’ vibrant economic growth and the expansion of its digital footprint, GroupM Philippines is well-positioned as an exciting and innovative organization for media players and talent to be.

GroupM is an equal opportunity employer. We view everyone as an individual and we understand that inclusion is more than just diversity – it’s about belonging. We celebrate the fact that everyone is unique and that’s what makes us so good at what we do. We pride ourselves on being a company that embraces difference and truly represents the global clients we work with.