Learning & Talent Program Director, Human Resources (Director)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank of Singapore
  • 22 Oct 18

Learning & Talent Program Director, Human Resources (Director)

At Bank of Singapore, we are constantly on the lookout for exceptional individuals to join our team. We promote a culture of openness, teamwork and fairness. Most importantly, we invest in our people through our programmes that develop them on both professional and personal levels. Besides attractive remuneration packages, we offer non-financial benefits and opportunities to develop your potential within OCBC Group’s global network of subsidiaries and offices. If you have passion, drive and the will to succeed, rise to the challenge today!

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General Description

Seeking new opportunities to make an impact in the learning and talent development space? Bank of Singapore is searching for a dynamic and innovative Program Director to advance our learning initiatives to greater heights.

Bank of Singapore is a staunch believer in learning and development. Our People agenda rank high in our strategic priorities and we take extreme care to ensure our staff gets best-in-class learning. Our learning mission is to bring personalized, practical and panaromic learning experiences to our staff. We love to help ordinary people become EXTRAORDINARY!

The learning and development team comprises of a group of vivacious learning professionals who are passionate about People Development. We think, dream, talk, persuade & inspire learning to those around us. We embrace an inquisitive mind to look out for new ideas, innovations and trends so as to bring cutting-edge as well as forward-looking training programs to the organisation.We thrive when we live out of the box and push the envelope to break new grounds. The fruit of our labour is a home-grown curriculum built with humble commitment and a strong sense of purpose to see others succeed. Besides, this hard work also yielded the 2018 Asian Private Banker - Best in Training award.

If these descriptions resonate with you, call out to us and be part of an exciting growth story to re-imagine the way we learn.

Main duties

Learning Partnering

  • Partner the business to strategize and drive the talent agenda through translating business needs into talent initiatives promoting a keen learning culture in the bank
  • Conduct workplace performance diagnostics coupled with learning needs analysis to design learning architectures and frameworks
  • Act as an Internal Consultant to Management, HR Business Partners as well as Business Stakeholders to advise, co-create and implement developmental roadmaps and talent programs
Program Management
  • Collaborate with internal subject matter experts or external partners to develop, curate, facilitate, roll-out and evaluate bespoke learning solutions including various technical, professional and leadership programs
  • Innovate and drive new forms of learning methodologies beyond the conventional classrooms (such as digital channels, micro or social learning) to pique learning interests and share best practices
  • Research and keep abreast of the business landscape and latest trends to pivot our learning objectives where required
Talent & Organisation Development
  • Establish strategic direction and change initiatives for Learning, Talent and Organisational Development (OD)
  • Perform workforce planning and capabilities research to embed a performance culture and up skill for the future
  • Lead and facilitate organization-wide Learning, Talent and OD roll-outs which includes leadership, succession management, employee engagement, staff development and organization health
Business Management
  • Forge strong relationships with industry and business networks to brand Bank of Singapore as a learning organisation
  • Savvy with analytics to develop data-driven insights to target area of training focus and anticipate future talent needs
  • Manage Learning Management System to ensure accurate tracking of learning records for audits, fundings and regulatory requirements
  • Coach and impart knowledge to team members

Work experience requirements
  • Minimum 10 years of professional experience in a corporate environment
  • Additional accreditation in coaching or any personalities profiling tool will be desired
  • Proven expertise as a learning expert
  • Possess effective leadership experience
  • Exudes an eloquence for conversations and stories as well as a flair to engage through attention grabbing written communications
  • Be game to innovate and experiment new ideas (& learn to laugh at ourselves when things go south)
  • Be resilient to step out of your comfort zone and navigate ambiguity in a fast-growth environment
  • Embrace a can-do spirit and roll up your sleeves to make things happen
  • Eye to curate meaningful learning experiences
  • Work smart and take ownership to deliver quality content
  • Be energetic and authentic to keep pace with a dynamic workplace
  • Be passionate in what you do, build relationships and have fun in the process while you grow with us

  • At least a Bachelor's Degree from a reputable university
  • Higher relevant professional qualifications will be an advantage