VP of Talent – New York City

Job Title: VP of Talent – New York City
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greater New York City Area
Reference: RJ/13793d
Contact Name: Rosh Jayawardena
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 02, 2018 21:33

Job Description

Located in New York City, our client is a world leader in the entertainment industry, looking for a VP of Global Talent. You must have proven success driving end-to-end talent strategy within an ambiguous environment.

  • Globally recognized and creative industry 

  • Newly created role encompassing L&D, OD and EVP design (Talent Acquisition)

  • Strategic role driving innovation

You will partner with HRBPs, implementing talent management strategy, EVP design and L&D programs. You will be an EVP brand champion, and strive to be an inspiring and innovative leader, providing day-to-day leadership for a team of 8. We are also looking for an individual who is able to see potential issues before they arise and find alternative long term solutions.

You will be consistently looking to identify skill gaps across the organization, and be the driving force behind leadership development. You will also implement global programs across leadership and upskilling, diversity & inclusion. You will make sure effective measures are in place to spot and develop key talent across the US business, and be the TA lead for current employees making their way through the internal recruitment process. 

We are ideally looking for someone with a strong L&D, OD/TA background, who has worked in progressive and reputable global organizations (with a mature HR structure going through some change), preferably in creative industries. 

In addition, we are looking for:

  • Minimum 15 years’ experience

  • Experience leading in a global organization

  • Excellent external research and competitive intelligence capability within TA function (experience obtaining data about unknown competitors)

  • Experience driving recruitment solutions in an international setting

  • Experience with Employer Branding (including digital marketing and social media strategy)



For further information please contact Rosh Jayawardena at Job Code RJ/13793



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