Vice President North American Recruitment, Workforce Planning and Mobility

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POST DATE 9/8/2016
END DATE 12/19/2016

Parsons Corporation Pasadena, CA

Pasadena, CA
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At Parsons we are shaping the future of our Talent Management function including deep partnership and understanding of the business. We are seeking a leader who will serve as a strategic Talent Management advisor. The successful candidate will lead the strategic execution of the following key Talent Management functions: recruiting, workforce planning, diversity outreach, compliance, and mobility. 1/3 of Parsons Talent Management team in North America report to these functions. There are 6 direct reports to this position. These include: the Vice President of Staffing, three Workforce Planners, the Global Mobility Manager, and the Diversity/ Compliance Manager.

The primary goal of this role is to anticipate human capital needs, deliver a solution driven workforce, and enhance our recruiting outreach, processes, and strategy. This is a new role and a strategic position. The individual selected will be vital to the success of acquiring and deploying Talent. The ability to execute and obtain the stated goal will have significant financial impact to the company and we are seeking an expert in this field. It is important that this individual brings a depth of human capital knowledge to Parsons from an organization that is comparable, or greater, in size. Presently, Parsons has 9,000 staff in North America and we hire more than 1,500 employees, on average, per year in this geographic region.

Of key importance is individual's ability to develop a sustaining partnership between Parsons' infrastructure, federal, industrial and construction business unit managers and Parsons' Talent Management staff. As such, the selected candidate must have an in-depth knowledge of aligning recruiting, planning and mobility with business strategies to meet aggressive hiring goals.

The ideal candidate has a passion for talent management that translates into the ability to effectively determine where, how and what kind of talent management operations would be game changers for Parsons. There would be some travel for the role which is based in our Pasadena, California corporate headquarters.



15+ years of broad based Human Resources experience that includes implementing solutions in a tight labor market.

Experience as a consultant or transformational leader in an evolving business environment a plus.

Strong analytical skills coupled with a broad business perspective.

Seasoned Talent Management leader who is able to thrive in our unique company culture.

4- yeardegree in business or Human Resources

Parsons is proud of our 70+ years in delivering engineering, technical, and construction services to our legacy markets: transportation, water, environmental, oil and gas, industrial, and defense. As markets have evolved, so have we. Parsons is a provider of choice for cybersecurity and alternative project delivery services. We believe talent, passion, and commitment generate success. Parsons employees go the distance for our customers and give back to the communities in which we live and work_. _We welcome self-starters who have the ability to solve problems elegantly--and who believe in our core values of integrity, safety, quality, innovation, sustainability, and diversity. If this describes you, join us! PARSONS DELIVERS A BETTER WORLD.

Parsons is an equal-opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.