Organisational Development Specialist

Date: 5 Jul 2024

Location: Sydney, Australia

Company: Canon

  • 12 months maximum term parental leave contract   
  • Supportive and close-knit team culture
  • Flexible/Hybrid working available
  • Opportunity to build exposure to Talent, DEI and Learning and Leadership

About Us

Canon is the world's leading imaging organisation. As a Fortune 500 Company, we actively inspire people with imaginative ideas that enable you to connect, communicate and achieve more than you thought possible.

When you join Canon Australia, you’ll find a rewarding culture that values you. You’re empowered to focus on your career progression and turn your goals into reality. You’ll be an integral part of the group’s success.

About the Role

We have a great opportunity for an experienced Organisational Development Specialist to join our Learning and Organisational Development team. In this high profile and varied role, you’ll partner with all areas of Canon Oceania as you play a key role in supporting an environment of targeted development, promoting a positive engaging culture, improving capability of talent and enabling robust performance assessment. Reporting to the Manager, Talent Learning and OD, you’ll join a small and highly supportive team where you’ll be involved in a wide variety of work including supporting the business with all aspects of employee engagement, performance management processes, talent and succession management, and other organisational development matters as required.

Scope of the role includes:

  • Managing the annual employee survey, from survey set up, through to results analysis, communication, and action planning support for leaders across the business.
  • Managing the annual Performance Review process, ensuring project management, communication and reporting is completed.
  • Supporting the annual Talent and Succession review processes across the business
  • Supporting the HR program of work around Diversity and Inclusion, including written resources, policy review, and event coordination.
  • Supporting the Canon Compliance eLearning program of work, assisting both our systems specialist and learning coordinator through communicating and liaising with business stakeholders to ensure a smooth process.
  • Pro-actively managing organisational development projects from project ‘design’ stage, to pilot phase, implementation and finally program evaluation.
  • Research and investigating organisational development vendors and assess ‘fit’ with Canon’s requirements.
  • Supporting broader Organisational Development projects including learning, leadership development and other projects as required

About you

As a seasoned Organisational Development Specialist you bring at least 5 years experience to the role. You have a track record of hands on delivery of Employee Experience surveys including initiating, analysis and interpretation of results and presenting key findings to a wide variety of stakeholders. As someone who thrives on delivering to tight time frames, you possess excellent organisation and project management skills. You have the confidence to engage with senior leaders across the business and you have a passion for delivering practical Talent and succession programs. This is a great opportunity to build your exposure to other facets of OD, including Talent, DEI and Learning and Leadership in a supportive and friendly team environment where your opinions and inputs are truly valued.

We are open to candidates who would like to work on a 4 day per week or 9-day fortnight basis, in addition to our existing hybrid work arrangements.

If this sounds like you, we’d love you to apply!  

We believe in the power of an inclusive and diverse workforce. We trust you will bring your authentic self to work and we will focus on making sure that together, we make a strong contribution to the broader community in which we operate. Where possible, flexible working arrangements are the norm, as we know a better work-life balance can improve your motivation, performance, and productivity.

As an equal opportunity employer focused on strengthening our inclusive culture, all applicants will be considered and we welcome applications from people of all ages, cultures including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, abilities, religious beliefs, national origin, sexual orientation and gender identities. Benefits/perks may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Canon Group and the country where you work. All applicants must be eligible to work in the country they are applying to at the time of application.

Looking to join this diverse team? Apply online now.

Successful applicants will be notified of next steps.

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