Sr. Consultant, Organization & Leadership Effectiveness

Date: Jun 2, 2022

Primary Location: Radnor, PA, US

Company: Lincoln Financial

 Alternate Locations: Radnor, PA (Pennsylvania); Greensboro, NC (North Carolina); Hartford, CT (Connecticut)


Work Arrangement: Hybrid/Home


Relocation assistance: is not available for this opportunity.


Requisition #: 67131



The Role at a Glance

We are excited to bring on a Senior Associate, Organization & Leadership Effectiveness to join our dynamic HR organization!  This role offers an opportunity to apply your knowledge to current business situations, while collaborating and solutioning as a business colleague and partner.

Background Details

As a member of our HR OD team, you will leverage your proven relationship management skills to expand organizational, role and people knowledge.  You will refine your knowledge of Lincoln’s business and products while actively engaging and advising clients on business issues.  If you love the OD space and are open to opportunities to growth beyond it, please keep reading!

What You'll Be Doing

  • Provide program management and coordination for executive development programs, summits and event.
  • Make vendor recommendations and ensure their seamless participation in executive development events.
  • Credibly leading efforts to address complex organizational team effectiveness, design and development-related business issues
  • Leading decision-making conversations with business leaders that shape direction and plans for business initiatives
  • Working with Human Resources and business leaders to develop people and business solutions
  • Providing advice and counsel on organizational and team effectiveness-related issues
  • Identifying business problems and root causes in partnership with business leaders
  • Administering, facilitating and coaching others on assessment tools
  • Partnering and building relationships with internal stakeholders to collaborate and advise on organizational design & development
  • Developing innovative solutions and tools that can be used by the business to improve performance
  • Presenting formal solutions to business leaders as part of a collaborative design process
  • Serving as a subject matter expert to the HR Community for all OD tools

What we're looking for

Must-have experience (Required):

  • Undergraduate degree or 5+ years of comparable work experience
  • 5+ years of experience in organizational and leadership development and facilitating team problem-solving and decision making 
  • Proven project management experience including management of Leadership Development Programs
  • Experience successfully vetting and managing vendors
  • Applies consulting methodologies to OD practice (e.g. Shein, Block, Argyris ) 
  • Strong facilitation and presentation skills 
  • Ability to establish and maintain trust with all clients and stakeholders 
  • Ability to analyze, evaluate and synthesize large volumes of complex communication 
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions 


Nice-to have experience (Preferred):

  • Educational concentration in Psychology, Education or Business; MBA desired
  • Equal focus on strategy and tactics – process is important!
  • Comfortable playing “devil’s advocate” while maintaining rapport
  • Comfort in a fast-paced and, at times, ambiguous environment
  • Self-starter, enjoys working with clients to come up with innovative strategic solutions
  • Enjoys collaborative, problem-solving with an appreciation for others who bring questions and new ideas to the “table”
  • Models authenticity and a willingness to learn

Travel Requirements

Up to 25%

What’s it like to work here?

At Lincoln Financial Group, we love what we do. We make meaningful contributions each and every day to empower our customers to take charge of their lives. Working alongside dedicated and talented colleagues, we build fulfilling careers and stronger communities through a company that values our unique perspectives, insights and contributions and invests in programs that empower each of us to take charge of our own future.


What’s in it for YOU:

  • A clearly defined career framework to help you successfully manage your career

  • Leadership development and virtual training opportunities

  • PTO/parental leave

  • Competitive 401K and employee benefits

  • Free financial counseling, health coaching and employee assistance program

  • Tuition assistance program

  • A leadership team that prioritizes your health and well-being; offering a remote work environment and flexible work hybrid situations

  • Effective productivity/technology tools and training


Work Arrangement

Hybrid/Home : Employees will work from home on average more days per week.


 About The Company

Lincoln Financial Group, a Fortune 200 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 $324 billion in end-of-period account values as of June 30, 2021.

Ranked one of the Best Large Employers in America and Best Employers for Women by Forbes magazine as well as one of Newsweek’s Most Responsible Companies, 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.


Lincoln is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. 


Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good. Dedicated to diversity and inclusion, we earned perfect 100 percent scores on the Corporate Equality Index and the Disability Equality Index. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram. Sign up for email alerts at


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If you are interested in a career at Lincoln, we encourage you to review our current openings and apply on our website. Lincoln values the privacy and security of every applicant and urges all applicants to diligently protect their sensitive personal information from scams targeting job seekers. These scams can take many forms including fake employment applications, bogus interviews and falsified offer letters.

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Additional Information

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, Veteran 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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