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Director, Organizational Effectiveness and Transformation

New Orleans, LA
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Job Summary/Purpose

  • This position will be hired as a Head of Organizational Development and has primary accountability for strategies, consulting and deliverables that support and drive organizational design, development, effectiveness, and change management across the enterprise. It requires significant interaction with senior business leaders and other key stakeholders. The position will lead a small team of similarly skilled subject matter experts.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • Drive business growth and strengthen organizational performance through proven organizational design, organizational development, organizational effectiveness and change management principles
  • Build alliances and partnerships with senior leaders, business and HR colleagues to align strategy, design organizations and manage change effectively
  • Consult leaders across the enterprise in these areas of responsibility
  • Design and deploy tools, frameworks and methodologies to support these efforts
  • Develop communication strategies and prepare materials in partnership with others to support these efforts
  • Maintain oversight of project coordination for assigned initiatives, including planning, monitoring, executing, and reporting
  • Manages and/or coordinates with external vendors/consultants who will support the enabling of large-scale organizational deployment of major initiatives
  • Consistently survey the environment for new relevant emerging models, tools and approaches that would benefit the enterprise
  • Develop and monitor relevant metrics to measure business outcomes

Minimum Requirements

Minimum education required of the position

  • Typically requires a college or university degree in related field or the equivalent work experience
  • Preferred: Master's degree in Business Administration, Organizational Development or Organizational Psychology field or an equivalent combination of a completed undergraduate degree, graduate level coursework and hands-on work experience that provides the knowledge and exposure to the theories, principles and concepts of the field necessary to perform the work

Minimum experience required of the position

  • 10+ years of related experience
  • Experience leading major organizational change and transformation
  • Development and use of change management methodologies and/or models to implement organization change initiatives
  • Demonstrated experience consulting with leaders, including identifying needs, developing action plans, identifying deliverables, and presenting results/recommendations
  • Multi-disciplinary projects
  • Implementation of enterprise-level systems
  • Strong project planning and management experience; demonstrated ability to manage multiple deliverables simultaneously
  • Strong consulting skills and experience with influencing leadership

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position

  • Strong cognitive ability; ability to simplify complex situations; ability to make sound judgments; ability to research and analyze various types of data
  • Big picture thinker who anticipates future trends and consequences and creates competitive strategies and plans
  • Values innovation. Effectively blends creative capability with excellence
  • Demonstrates a sense of urgency to overcome obstacles and achieve measurable results. Resourceful and driven
  • Open to other points of view. Willing to take educated fact based risks. Courage and willingness to advocate unpopular position. Great willingness to share credit with others
  • Ability to interact easily with all levels within the organization; high level of collaboration and influencing skills
  • Strong planning, organization, delegation and decision-making abilities
  • Expert written, verbal and presentation skills. Understands importance of frequent and effective communication
  • Superior ability to deliver results in a highly matrixed organization

EEO Statement: The Entergy System of Companies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The Entergy System of Companies complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training

The Entergy System of Companies expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of the Entergy System of Company employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated

Entergy provides reasonable accommodations for online applicants. Requests for a reasonable accommodation may be made orally or in writing by an applicant, employee, or third party on his or her behalf.

Additional Responsibilities: As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties



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