Senior Consultant, Assessment, Succession & Analytics

Consultant Toronto, ON
Contract Type: Full-time


Description

Senior Consultant, Assessment & Succession

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to help LHH leverage our strong brand and continue to drive growth in Canada. As a member of the Talent & Leadership Development team you will be accountable for managing and delivering executive assessments and succession engagements for our clients. You will have the opportunity to build leadership capacity with leading global companies and help shape and grow the practice. You will manage and deliver leadership assessments and other talent and leadership development programs and be accountable for engagement design, delivery of talent and leadership development services and solutions and ongoing client relationship management in key accounts. You will also contribute to driving growth in our business with new and existing clients.

 

Reporting Relationships:

      Reporting to VP, Assessment & Succession

 

Direct Reports:

      No direct reports

 

Major Responsibilities

Key Accountabilities

      Partner with consulting and business development colleagues as a subject matter expert (assessment, succession and talent/leadership development) to design solutions for clients

      Advise clients on leadership assessment, succession management or leadership development solutions aligned with their strategy and culture

      Conduct executive assessments, including interviews, psychometrics, simulations and assessment centers

      Manage complex engagements in a fast-paced work environment

      Identify and surface client needs and opportunities to expand our business with existing clients

      Pursue leads referred from others for work with new clients and prepare effective proposals and presentations

      Manage a professional network to maximize business development opportunities

 

Required Experience/Characteristics

      Comfortable advising senior level leaders

      Significant experience assessing leaders at the Director level and above

      Experienced in conducting talent reviews and developing succession plans

      Familiarity with a range of assessment tools

      Exceptional written and verbal communication skills

      Strong conceptual thinker

      Highly-developed interpersonal skills; forthright and engaging with low-ego

  Capable of linking strategic drivers of client organizations to assessment results and creating meaningful insights

      Ability to build strong relationships and confidently influence internal and external stakeholders

      Embraces change and ambiguity; flexible and open to new ideas

       Master’s Degree or PhD in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Organizational Behaviour or Business

       5+ years of related consulting experience

       Coaching experience and an ICF designation is an asset

       Ability to travel up to 30%

 

About LHH

The world of work is changing fast.

Profound changes at profound speed.

 

But whereas many see change as an existential threat,

a select few see it as an opportunity to make a difference.

An opportunity to deliver lifelong employability to a generation of talent in transition.

An opportunity to develop leaders, recognizing the capabilities needed for today,

while nurturing the expertise needed for the future.

And an opportunity to look beyond what’s right for a company, to what’s right for society as a whole.

 

And out of the few that see these opportunities, there are even fewer placed to actually deliver them.

At Lee Hecht Harrison, we have the scale, the expertise and the insight, not only to identify these opportunities, but to realize them.

 

Transforming workforces though career transition, talent development and strategic advisory.

Developing future skills, flexibility and foresight, delivered with a distinctly human heart.

 

We’re obsessively passionate, and quantifiably effective.

Making a difference to everyone we work with and for. And delivering it on a global scale.

 

Because opportunities aren’t there to be observed.

They’re there to be taken.

 

This is LHH.

This is Opportunity, delivered.

www.lhh.com

 

LHH is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veterans’ status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For additional information on our Diversity and Inclusion policy, please consult the following link:  https://www.lhh.com/us/en/diversity-and-inclusion