MedImmune Talent & Development Partner in Gaithersburg, Maryland


Gaithersburg,Maryland,United States

Job reference: R-026950

Posted date: May. 16, 2018

Talent and Development Partner - Gaithersburg, Maryland

MedImmune is the worldwide biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives every day. As one of the world’s premier biotechnology companies, our mission is centered on delivering life-changing products that advance world health, and help fight and cure disease.

We’re constantly pushing the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines to patients, with a passion for discovery and a pipeline to show for it. We’re pioneering innovative research and exploring novel pathways across key therapeutic areas including oncology, respiratory, inflammation and autoimmunity, cardiovascular and metabolic disease, and infection and vaccines. And we’re industry-leading in immunology, protein engineering and translational science. We offer a unique and strong collaborative network as part of the AstraZeneca family, as together we explore synergies between small and large molecules.

The Talent and Development Partner based in our Gaithersburg, MD location i s part of the team that delivers strategy and intervention to support the culture and develop the employees of MedImmune.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

They are responsible for supporting the development of systems and strategies that help develop employees, including program design, delivery, vendor relationships and management, content curation, and needs analysis. The Talent and Development Partner is a key thought partner to the development functions of MedImmune, Human Resources, Engagement and Communications.

  • Collaborate with HR and manager to assess needs and implement an appropriate strategy to address opportunities for development.

  • Collaborate with HR and manager in the talent management cycle and process to support succession and career management priorities.

  • Manage the activities involved in the delivery of assessments and development programs that support strategic priorities of development.

  • Manage programs including but not limited to design input, facilitation, and measurement of learning and development program effectiveness.

  • Manage external program partners to deliver professional development curriculum.

  • Drive communications and change management related to development programs for MedImmune audiences.

  • Other duties as assigned related to development, culture and talent

Essential Requirements

  • Minimum 3-5 years of related experience in talent and development or HR Business Partner experience supporting engagement, talent management cycle, learning and development programs.

  • BS degree required

  • Ability to work strategically and tactically

  • Experience with program design and implementation

  • Experience delivering end-to-end talent process and analytics

  • Proven experience collaborating across a matrix and delivering to multiple stakeholders

  • Ability to flex style to audience

  • Creative

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities with urgency

  • Proven project management skills supporting organization wide initiatives

  • Strong written and verbal communications required

  • Detail oriented

Desired requirements:

  • Experience with SABA LMS preferred

  • Experience in Science/Research organization preferred

Next Steps – Apply today!

To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience – it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity. If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them.

AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law. AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the country/ies where the role is advertised.