General Electric Chief Learning Officer – GE Aviation in Evendale, Ohio

Role Summary:

The Chief Learning Officer is responsible for co-creating a learning and leadership development strategy across businesses and sub-businesses to ensure the capabilities needed to support the execution of the business strategy. Working closely with our Crotonville Leadership team, the Senior Organization & Talent Development leader, the HR and business leadership team, the Chief Learning Officer owns the learning framework vision and mission.

Essential Responsibilities:

Additionally, as the Chief Learning Officer, key responsibilities will include:

  • In collaboration with the other learning leaders and regional learning leaders, partners strongly with the business / regions Senior HRMs, Organization & Talent Development leader, and other key stakeholders to ensure a current understanding of the businesses' strategy and plans

  • Acts as the primary point of contact for all Aviation-related Leadership and functional learning needs

  • Connects the learning needs into a globally integrated learning strategy in order to identify synergies and common programs

  • Understands and drives the required cultural change enlisting stakeholders at all organizational levels and translating associated learning opportunities into required skillsets for change

  • Assists with key Learning and Development / GE initiatives and/or special requests

  • Conducts internal & external best practices and brings external thought and leadership to keep the delivery team's practices cutting edge

  • Manages the bi-annual training nomination process driving awareness and education and resolving issues Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Organization Development (OD), Instructional Design (ID), Learning & Development (L&D), Education, Human Resources (HR) or other related discipline from an accredited university or college

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in a leadership role in a complex organization in either HR, Learning & Development, Organization & Talent Development or related discipline (Including Prior experience designing large scale initiatives) ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :

  • Ability and willingness to travel (30-50%) Desired Characteristics:

  • Masters in L&D, OD, HR or Education or MBA from an accredited university or college

  • Ability to effectively influence solution direction across all organizational levels

  • Ability to set strategic direction and ability and willingness to execute on the strategy

  • Ability to deal with ambiguity, strategic agility and successfully interface with global diversity and drive for results

  • Strong interpersonal skills, including creativity and curiosity

  • Significant experience in learning and development

  • Excellent presentation, facilitation and communication (oral and written) skills

  • Analytical approach with a consulting headset

  • Ability to handle multiple priorities; initiate, lead and manage change

  • A collaborative, team-oriented style, yet has the ability to work independently

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