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Aegon Asset Management Director, Organizational Learning & Development in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Job FamilyTalent Management & Learning

Job Description SummaryThe Director of Organizational Learning and Development is responsible for establishing and building the Transamerica Learning and Development strategy which includes career development, consulting and learning delivery, management and leadership development, and talent technology, metrics and operations. Under your leadership, the Organizational Learning and Development team will build a reputation for enabling employees to maximize their potential through career development offerings and tools (e.g. learning, leadership development), aligning talent capabilities with emerging business needs, and leveraging technology solutions to dynamically serve the needs of a highly distributed workforce. This role will report to the Senior Director of Talent Management.Job Description

Responsibilities

  • Develop an internal learning and development consulting framework and capability; design and maintain solutions for defined offerings.

  • Oversee the maintenance, curation, updating and delivery Transamerica’s learning curriculum.

  • Define critical certifications for team to ensure ability to deliver solutions.

  • Enhance and grow our manager curriculum to increase manager effectiveness.

  • Design, implement and oversee programs for leadership and high potential development.

  • Work closely with global partners to ensure alignment across all responsibility areas.

  • Design and implement a career development philosophy and framework.

  • Develop and execute an upskilling strategy and support redeployment efforts.

  • Develop model to assess organizational and functional capabilities; build solutions to address closing gaps between current and future state.

  • Assess new technologies for Learning and Talent (e.g. Talent Marketplace/Agile models).

  • Design, monitor and manage learning project and process metrics that are aligned to business strategy.

  • Oversee instructional design, learning technology capabilities and the LMS.

  • Build and cultivate the professional growth of the team.

  • Plan, manage, and forecast departmental budgets.

Qualifications

  • Ten years of experience in learning, management and leadership development, and organizational development and consulting

  • Five years of experience building and leading teams

  • Developer of Talent professionals with emphasis on the importance of strong business acumen

  • Innovator with a sense of urgency thriving a in fast-paced environment characterized by high-levels of change and transformation

  • Well versed in present day learning methodologies and talent technologies and the unique challenges of leading an enterprise COE serving many business channels with a distributed workforce

  • Extensive experience working and partnering with cross-functional business leaders in all disciplines and delivering against business goals

  • Experience building learning and talent programs for the development and retention of critical positions and high-demand talent

  • Relationship builder, collaborator and integrator focused on learner experience and client service

  • Creative problem-solver focused on opportunity and growth

  • Skilled at developing and managing relationships with external vendor partners for training support

Preferred Qualifications

  • Financial services/insurance industry experience

Working Conditions

  • Office or hybrid office/remote environment

  • Moderate travel (up to 25%)

Why Work for Us

Total Rewards at Transamerica: It’s more than a paycheck.

Our comprehensive Total Rewards package is designed to help support you in many ways — throughout all stages of your life and career. We provide a competitive, market-driven program that encompasses base compensation, bonus potential, retirement, health and wellness benefits, learning and development opportunities, plus great employee perks. All designed with you in mind… to help you live your best life, grow personally and professionally - and feel valued for the work you do.

Learn more about our Total Rewards Package (https://www.transamerica.com/individual/about-us/careers/benefits/) .

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Transamerica Life Insurance Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of age, religion, sex, gender identity, genetic information, race, color, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, participation in the uniformed services (e.g. U.S. Armed Forces, National Guard), physical or mental disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local equal employment opportunities laws.

Applicants with physical or mental disabilities may be entitled to a form of reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state and local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will insure equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on the Transamerica Companies. Please contact: applicantsupport@transamerica.com if you are a job seeker with a disability, or are assisting someone with a disability, and require assistance to apply for one of our jobs.

Ontario Applicants:

Our Company is committed to providing accessibility to those with disabilities in a manner that is consistent with the principles of independence, dignity, integration and equality of opportunity, that is in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005 ("AODA"). Please contact applicantsupport@transamerica.com if you are a job seeker with a disability, or are assisting someone with a disability, and require assistance to apply for one of our jobs.

Technical Assistance:

If you experience technical problems during the application process, please email applicantsupport@transamerica.com.

At Transamerica, hard work, innovative thinking and personal accountability are qualities that we honor and reward. We understand the potential that is unleashed by leveraging the talents of a diverse workforce. We embrace an environment where employees enjoy a balance between their careers, families, communities and personal interests. Ultimately, we appreciate the uniqueness of a company where talented professionals work collaboratively in a positive environment focused on helping customers secure their long-term financial futures.

Transamerica is a part of AEGON, an international life insurance, pension, and asset management company. The AEGON companies employ approximately 28,000 people and have a strong presence in more than 20 countries across the globe. For more information, visit www.transamerica.com.

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