Leadership Development Consultant

Niagara Bottling - Ontario, CA3.0

Full-time
At Niagara, we’re looking for Team Members who want to be part of achieving our mission to provide our customers the highest quality most affordable bottled water.

Consider applying here, if you want to:
  • Work in an entrepreneurial and dynamic environment with a chance to make an impact.
  • Develop lasting relationships with great people.
  • Have the opportunity to build a satisfying career.

We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages for our Team Members.

Leadership Development Consultant

The Leadership Development Consultant supports execution of talent management and training programs (as established by the Talent Development and Training and Development strategic plans), builds and maintains key relationships internally, and generates awareness of talent and training offerings in order to enhance stakeholder collaboration. This position works closely with the Training and Development Facilitator and the Training and Development Manager in executing established instructor led (or other format) training, and assisting with the needs analysis and development of new programs and learning solutions. Detailed Description
  • Professionally and effectively facilitates Niagara training programs, establishing credibility and a positive classroom environment. This role primarily focuses on facilitation of leadership training programs, but also may include facilitation of training for business software, business processes, compliance programs, etc.
    • Facilitates training programs using a variety of instructional techniques, such as group discussions, role-playing, team exercises, etc.
    • Draws on personal leadership experience and stories from other leaders to spark participant discussion
  • As needed, assists with the development of training content (Power Point documents, facilitator guides, case studies, participant guides, etc.),
  • Leads train-the-trainer sessions, when part of defined training program rollout or sustainability strategies:
    • Leads training sessions to improve facilitation skills of plant manufacturing staff (field HR leaders, technical SMEs, etc.)
    • When applicable, provides instruction to co-facilitators and/or plant manufacturing staff on how to facilitate program content, to allow those programs to be scalable and taught locally
  • Assists with learning needs assessments, using processes and standards established by the Training and Development function:
    • Uses internal customer feedback as well as data driven insights to assist with the assessment of behavioral and performance gaps
    • Assists with data gathering, including turnover projections, current critical role bench strength, etc.
    • Partners with Training and Development Manager to provide and/or execute recommended learning solutions
  • As needed, assists with education about the Niagara 360° survey process, and delivers 360° coaching sessions to training program participants
  • Builds and maintains relationships with internal clients and educates them on existing offerings, tools, etc.
  • Required 50% travel
  • Please note this job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive list of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without prior notice.

Work Experience/KSA’s
  • Required:
    • 5-7 years of experience in Training and Development, Human Resources, or related field
    • 5-7 years of experience facilitating leadership/personal development curriculum
    • 3-5 years of experience managing a team
    • 3-5 years working in an operations capacity in a manufacturing or warehouse environment
*experience may include a combination of work experience and education
  • Preferred:
    • 7-10 years of experience in Training and Development, Human Resources, or related field
    • 7-10 years of experience facilitating leadership/personal development curriculum
    • 5-7 years of experience managing a team
*experience may include a combination of work experience and education

Competencies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to facilitate leadership training programs
  • Ability to establish credibility when instructing front line staff and senior leadership
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Advanced knowledge of Niagara manufacturing plant operations
  • Excellent coaching/mentorship skills
  • Outstanding ability to build and maintain relationships

Niagara Cultural Competencies (Niagara LIFE):
  • Lead Like An Owner:
    • Consistently produces a high quality of work on time
    • Understands how own actions impact individual/team KPIs
    • Overcomes obstacles and demonstrates a sense of urgency in achieving objectives
  • InnovACT Every Day:
    • Makes recommendations to continuously improve procedures, products, methods, etc.
    • Demonstrates adaptability by reacting appropriately to unexpected changes
  • Find a Way:
    • Demonstrates determination and persistence while treating others with respect
    • Understands interdepartmental impact of individual decisions and actions
    • Seeks solutions rather than placing blame
  • Empowered to Be Great:
    • Consistently looks for ways to improve one’s self through growth and development opportunities
    • Suspends instant judgment in order to seek information, when safety is not an issue
    • Communicates clearly and promptly up, down, and across
    • Has courageous conversations around difficult issues
Education
  • Minimum Required:
    • Bachelor's Degree in Organizational Development, Human Resources or related discipline
  • Preferred:
    • Master's Degree in Organizational Development, Human Resources or related discipline
Certification/License:
  • Required: NA
  • Preferred: ATD Master Trainer certification

Foreign Language
  • Required: Full Professional Proficiency, English
  • Preferred: Native or Bilingual Proficiency, Spanish

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