Director of Talent Job Description

Director of Talent Job Description (JD)

  • Organize and oversee individual and team training programs (both outsourced and in-house)
  • Plan regular employee performance evaluations
  • Conduct skills gap analyses
  • Monitor and report on turnover rates
  • Develop employee retention programs and team-building activities
  • Craft policies that support internal promotions
  • Build succession plans
  • Create organizational charts and define each position’s responsibilities
  • Discuss career-pathing options with high-potential employees and their team leaders
  • Perform benchmark research on compensation and benefits
  • Onboard new hires
  • Coach employees and act as their consultant regarding learning and development activities


Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Director of Talent or similar role
  • Familiarity with performance management and relevant software
  • Experience delivering employee training programs
  • Knowledge of labor legislation
  • Hands-on experience with Human Resources tools (e.g. Applicant Tracking Systems)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Team spirit
  • BSc/MSc in Human Resources or relevant field
  • Additional certification (e.g. CIPD or SPHR) is a plus