Kansas City Southern Railway Senior Specialist, Organizational Development in Kansas City, Missouri

Senior Specialist, Organizational Development

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Job Summary:

Plans and executes organizational development initiatives that improve individual and/or organizational results. Using consulting and needs analysis methods, interacts with functional organizations to identify gaps in organizational effectiveness and factors contributing to those gaps. Recommends and/or creates programs that enable groups to improve their effectiveness. Implements organizational development programs. Identifies evaluation methods to determine program effectiveness and provides reports.

Job Duties:

  • Consults with business leaders regarding gaps between current and desired business results.

  • Recommends effective responses.

  • Creates and/or selects organizational development programs.

  • Implements comprehensive programs to achieve results.

  • Evaluates and reports results.

  • Exemplifies KCS Vision, Values, and Culture in each and every interaction with team, clients, and stakeholders.

Current Areas of Focus:

  • Performance Management

  • Engagement

  • Succession Planning

  • Leadership Development

  • Career Conversations

  • Change Management

  • Additional Projects as Identified

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business or a related discipline

  • 5 years business experience related to initiatives that improve individual and organizational results

  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience

Preferred Requirements:

5 year(s) experience designing, developing, and/or implementing organizational development and/or training programs

The duties listed are representative of the job; however, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties a person may be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or is an essential function of the position.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer/Veteran/Disabled. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Job Location

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

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