Lincoln Financial Group AVP, Enterprise Learning Solutions in Helena, Montana
Alternate Locations: Radnor, PA (Pennsylvania); Work from Home
Work Arrangement: Work from Home
Relocation assistance: : is not available for this opportunity.
Pay Range: $111,500 - $241,500
Bonus Potential: 20%
Requisition #: 69796
The Role at a Glance
We are excited to bring on an AVP, Talent – Enterprise Learning Solutions to join our growing Employee Experience and Talent Development department within Lincoln’s corporate Human Resources function.
Lincoln is committed to being THE place for people to grow their careers – be that in place, horizontally or vertically. To support this commitment and in response to the growing demand for employee upskilling and reskilling, Lincoln is investing in the design and delivery of a new sophisticated Learner Experience Platform to deliver Content, Community and Career resources to our 11,000-person employee base.
As the AVP of Talent – Enterprise Learning Solutions, you will lead a team comprised of learning operations, LMS administrators, measurement and learning community experts in delivering enterprise-wide learning solutions to the entire employee base.
What you'll be doing
Learning Strategy and Leadership
Shaping and managing the enterprise learning strategy and direction of core offerings across our 11,000-person organization, including securing the right engagement, framework, tools, and governance for execution
Maintaining knowledge on current and emerging developments/trends for assigned area(s) of responsibility, assessing impact, and collaborating with senior management to incorporate new trends and developments in current and future strategies
Leading and scoping proposed enterprise learning solutions, preparing the business case – objectives, scope, outcomes, benefits, risks, resource and budget requirements
Establishing relationships and partnering with internal Training, L&D and other SMEs in the business to drive consistent best practices and experiences for Lincoln’s learners through the new Learning Experience Platform
Leading and mentoring a team of learning management system administrators, learning community managers and operations staff including offering stretch assignments and giving open and honest feedback to aid in the development of talent
Driving engagement and retention of team members
Learning Technology, Operations and Budget Management
Leading a cross-functional team of experts in establishing the strategy, design, build and ongoing evolution of a new Learner Experience on the Degreed platform
Partnering with corporate communications to drive adoption and usage of the new platform, consumption of content and participation in vendor-led programming
Ensuring successful management of existing external vendor relationships and partners (e.g., Udemy, OpenSesame, Ted@Work, etc.); Identifying and establishing new vendor relationships to support the delivery of best-in-class virtual eLearning
Managing the budget for the scope of assigned learning solutions, securing the right business case for requested services and partnering with technology, compliance, IT security and finance SMEs to ensure vendor setup and compliance and timely processing and reporting of expenditures
Learning Performance and Reporting
Regularly assessing the learning and development delivery model’s effectiveness and making continuous improvement recommendations to strengthen sustainability and scale
Establishing a robust measurement strategy and leading the analysis of all current and future enterprise learning offerings including evaluating the most effective and cost-efficient ways to deliver relevant training to all levels of employees throughout the organization
Measuring, analyzing, and reporting the effectiveness of programs
What we're looking for
12+ Years of progressively increasing Talent Development experience including a proven track record of developing and delivering impactful talent development programs
3+ Years of managerial, supervisory, and/or demonstrated leadership experience including experience influencing senior management/critical stakeholders
5+ Years of experience leading project teams through all phases of project lifecycle (requirements gathering, design, build, go-live, testing).
Strong customer orientation and the ability to work reciprocally with team members, across functions and in a diverse environment
Instructional design and facilitation skills
Ability to work under tight timeframes; plan, prioritize and ensure the execution of multiple, detailed tasks across the team
Excellent communication, collaboration, and analytical skills
Familiarity with Learning Management Systems
4 Year/Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience (4 years of experience in lieu of Bachelor's)
What’s it like to work here?
At Lincoln Financial Group, we love what we do. We make meaningful contributions each and every day to empower our customers to take charge of their lives. Working alongside dedicated and talented colleagues, we build fulfilling careers and stronger communities through a company that values our unique perspectives, insights and contributions and invests in programs that empower each of us to take charge of our own future.
What’s in it for YOU:
A clearly defined career framework to help you successfully manage your career
Leadership development and virtual training opportunities
Competitive 401K and employee benefits (https://hrdirectdocs.lfg.com/misc/HR/Recruiting/BenefitsResourcesGuide.pdf)
Free financial counseling, health coaching and employee assistance program
Tuition assistance program
A leadership team that prioritizes your health and well-being; offering a remote work environment and flexible work hybrid situations
Effective productivity/technology tools and training
Work from Home : Employees will work from home and are not required to work in a Lincoln office on a regular basis.
Lincoln will evaluate the following when setting the successful candidate's wage rate:
• Prior work or industry experience.
• Education level to the extent education is relevant to the position.
• Unique skills
About The Company
Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 200 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas — Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection — focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer’s lifestyles and retirement outcomes.
Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $324 billion in end-of-period account values as of June 30, 2021.
Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America and Best Employers for Women by Forbes magazine as well as one of Newsweek’s Most Responsible Companies, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees’ futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.
Lincoln is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive (https://www.lfg.com/public/aboutus/companyoverview/diversityinclusion?audience_page_id=1422918942386) environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good. Dedicated to diversity and inclusion, we earned perfect 100 percent scores on the Corporate Equality Index and the Disability Equality Index. Follow us on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/lincolnfinancialgroup) , Twitter (https://mobile.twitter.com/lincolnfingroup) , LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/4307?trkInfo=tas%3Alincoln+financial%2Cidx%3A3-1-3&trk=tyah) , and Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/lincolnfingroup/) . Sign up for email alerts at http://newsroom.lfg.com
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This position may be subject to Lincoln’s Political Contribution Policy. An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln’s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.
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Lincoln Financial Group (“LFG”) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, Veteran status, or genetic information. Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.
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Lincoln Financial Group ("LFG") is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information. Opportunities throughout LFG are available to employees and applicants and are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications. We have a drug free work environment and we perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.