Specialist, Talent Program Management

Date: Jan 6, 2019

Location: Radnor, PA, US

Company: Lincoln Financial

Alternate Locations: Radnor, PA (Pennsylvania)

Relocation assistance is not available for this opportunity.

Requisition #56823

About the Company

Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 250 company with over 10,000 employees, provides advice and solutions that help empower Americans to take charge of their financial lives with confidence. Our core business areas — Life Insurance, Annuities, Retirement Plan Services and Group Protection — focus on supporting, preserving and enhancing over 17 million customer’s lifestyles and retirement outcomes.

Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE: LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $253 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2017.

Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America by Forbes magazine, Lincoln Financial Group makes a serious investment in our employees’ futures through a broad range of wealth accumulation and protection plans, health and wellness programs, and career development resources designed to help each individual reach their personal and professional goals.




The Role


The Specialist, Talent Program Management will be responsible for supporting recruiting mobility initiatives and the enterprise talent agenda in support of the Talent Management Department leaders.  S/he will be a key enabler to improving the effectiveness of the Talent Management organization by proactively coordinating/prioritizing activity, ensuring topics of importance are communicated in an organized and efficient manner, coordinating projects and proactively identifying other areas in which s/he can provide further assistance.




Portfolio Management

  • Effectively manages the portfolio of Talent Management projects to ensure that they are running on track and at budget, escalating issues appropriately

  • Recruiting Mobility Support

  • Actively participate in the Talent Mobility initiatives to include: documentation of overall program offerings including process maps, reporting and tracking of activity and results, direct support to actively impacted employees and recruiters where appropriate

  • Leverage expertise in Recruiting/ Talent Operations to enhance the overall offerings of talent portfolio, including methodologies to support sourcing and assessing talent for the enterprise, as well as the overall candidate/employee experience


      Continuous Improvement

  • Promotes and enhances organizational initiatives by positively influencing and supporting change management and/or departmental/enterprise initiatives within assigned area(s) of responsibility
  • Identifies and communicates to management process improvements that reduce workloads or improve quality for his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility
  • Presentation/Website Design and Execution
  • Partner with the VP, Head of Recruiting, AVP Mobility, and AVP, Talent Operations to capture strategies and messaging in innovative PowerPoint presentations.
  • Assist with ongoing design enhancements and general maintenance our careers site, as well as creative and proactive thinking for social media efforts and initiatives to enhance our brand and overall talent pipeline



  • Maintains knowledge on current and emerging developments/trends for assigned area(s) or responsibility, assess the impact, and collaborates with management to incorporate new trends and developments in current and future solutions
  • Work Support
  • Work behind the scenes to solve problems, mediate disputes, and deal with issues before they escalate up to the Talent Leaders including delegating work to other appropriate parties, drafting communications for her review, and personally executing tasks
  • Performs and delivers on routine assignments/projects while simultaneously leveraging and applying knowledge of his/her assigned area(s) of responsibility





  • 4 Year/Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience required



  • 1-3+ years of Human Resources and/or Talent Management initiatives experience
  • Demonstrated success participating in cross-functional projects
  • Experience managing multiple projects and work requirements simultaneously and reprioritizing as required
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Energetic, responsive team player with the interest to take initiative and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong relationship management skills with peers, colleagues, and management
  • Highly resourceful team-player, with the ability to also be extremely effective independently

This position may be subject to Lincoln’s Political Contribution Policy.  An offer of employment may be contingent upon disclosing to Lincoln the details of certain political contributions. Lincoln may decline to extend an offer or terminate employment for this role if it determines political contributions made could have an adverse impact on Lincoln’s current or future business interests, misrepresentations were made, or for failure to fully disclose applicable political contributions and or fundraising activities.

Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Lincoln Financial Group are considered property of Lincoln Financial Group and are not subject to payment of agency fees.

Lincoln Financial Group (“LFG”) is an Equal Opportunity employer and, as such, is committed in policy and practice to recruit, hire, compensate, train and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veterans status, or genetic information.  Applicants are evaluated on the basis of job qualifications.  If you are a person with a disability that impedes your ability to express your interest for a position through our online application process, or require TTY/TDD assistance, contact us by calling 260-455-2558.


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