Talent & Diversity Specialist - Milford - job 677362

Northern Light Health

Date: 04/08/2021

City: Milford, Maine

Employment type: Full-time

Northern Light Health

Department: Talent Management & Diversity

Position is located: Cianchette Professional Building

Work Type: Full Time

Hours per week: 40

Work Schedule: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM


The Talent, Diversity & Inclusion Specialist develops and implements programs that align workforce with key business strategies and initiatives. Emphasis is on management development, performance management and diversity and inclusion programs.


Essential Functions


· Manages client expectations through understanding the issue(s), providing a timeline for getting back to the client if not resolved immediately, collaborating in resolution of the issue(s), and if unable to resolve, involving the appropriate resource to help the client with resolution.

· Develops materials and curriculum that are relevant, current and engage the learner.


· Designs and implements inclusion (diversity) management, performance management and management development programs.

· Integrates multiple initiatives, viewpoints and context to design and execute OD interventions.

· Leads cross organizational initiatives, working with a broad and diverse audience.

· Consults with senior management on significant and unique people/organizational issues where analysis of situations requires an evaluation of intangibles.

· Specific activities may include data gathering, analysis and interpretation; facilitation aimed at conflict resolution, change management, or team building; coaching; custom designed training; and measurement of outcomes.

· Develops and delivers leadership training in alignment with organizational goals and needs.

· Completes special projects by clarifying project objective, setting timetables and schedules, conducting research, developing and organizing information and fulfilling transactions.

· Complies with federal, state and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, anticipating legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements and advising leadership on needed action.


· Monitors ongoing overall effectiveness of leadership development program.

· Conducts needs assessment to identify gaps in individual skills that can be addressed through broad based training interventions.

· Completes a customer satisfaction survey after each training program and OD intervention and submits to supervisor for review.


· Develops cost-effective programs and training initiatives to deploy through the system.


· Remains on cutting edge of O.D. processes, programs and current trends.

· Completes job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, participating in professional organizations and maintaining current on industry trends.


· Works with leaders to assess and create development plans.

· Partners with operational leaders to support the accomplishment of individual development plans.

Other information:

5 years’ experience in organization development, performance management or organizational consulting or a Master’s degree in an appropriate discipline and 2 years of related HR or consulting experience required .

· Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

· Experience in needs assessments, implementation of organizational development strategies and interventions for a broad and diverse audience.

· Demonstrated mastery of group process facilitation methods, practices and techniques.

· Demonstrated ability to draw on current research, theories and models of practice to design and implement organizational development interventions.

· Demonstrated mastery of presentation and training development and delivery.

· Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office tools of Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

Competencies and skills:


  • 5+ years of relative work experience required.

  • Behaves with Integrity and Builds Trust: Acts consistently in line with the core values, commitments and rules of conduct. Leads by example and tells the truth. Does what they say they will, when and how they say they will, or communicates an alternate plan.

  • Cultivates Respect: Treats others fairly, embraces and values differences, and contributes to a culture of diversity, inclusion, empowerment and cooperation.

  • Fosters Accountability: Creates and participates in a work environment where people hold themselves and others accountable for processes, results and behaviors. Takes appropriate ownership not only of successes but also mistakes and works to correct them in a timely manner. Demonstrates understanding that we all work as a team and the quality and timeliness of work impacts everyone involved.

  • Spreadsheet application with the ability to use calculations, formulas, graphing tools, pivot tables, and a macro programming.

  • Presentation software with the ability to create presentations with the ability to incorporate animation, audio, video, time delays, as well as designing themes and variants with animations and effects.

  • Word process application with the ability to create and edit documents, format, use tables, apply footnoting, create table of contents and mail merge techniques.

  • Practices Compassion: Exhibits genuine care for people and is available and ready to help; displays a deep awareness of and strong willingness to relieve the suffering of others.



  • Bachelor's Degree

Working conditions:


  • Lifting, moving and loading less than 20 pounds.

  • Continuous sitting.

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